Federal Trade Commission v. Directv, Inc. et al

Northern District of California, cand-4:2015-cv-01129

ORDER by Judge Haywood S. Gilliam, Jr. Granting {{222}} Stipulation to extend expert discovery: Close of Expert Discovery due by 12/23/2016.

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1 Eric D. Edmondson, D.C. Bar No. 450294 Chad S. Hummel, SBN 139055 Erika Wodinsky, Cal. Bar No. 091700 chummel@sidley.com 2 Jacob A. Snow, Cal. Bar No. 270988 Mark D. Campbell, SBN 180528 Boris Yankilovich, Cal Bar No. 257887 mcampbell@sidley.com 3 901 Market Street, Suite 570, Bridget S. Johnsen, SBN 210778 4 San Francisco, CA 94103 bjohnsen@sidley.com (415) 848-5100 / (415) 848-5184 (fax) SIDLEY AUSTIN LLP 5 eedmondson@ftc.gov; ewodinsky@ftc.gov; 1999 Avenue of the Stars, 17th Floor jsnow@ftc.gov; byankilovich@ftc.gov Los Angeles, CA 90067 6 Telephone: (310) 595-2600 Raymond E. McKown, Cal. Bar No. 150975 Facsimile: (310) 595-2601 7 Stacy Procter, Cal. Bar No. 221078 8 Kenneth H. Abbe, Cal. Bar No. 172416 Ryan M. Sandrock, SBN 251781 10877 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 700 rsandrock@sidley.com 9 Los Angeles, CA 90024 SIDLEY AUSTIN LLP (310) 824-4343 / (310) 824-4380 (fax) 555 California Street, Suite 2000 10 rmckown@ftc.gov; sprocter@ftc.gov; San Francisco, CA 94104 11 kabbe@ftc.gov Telephone: (415) 722-1200 Facsimile: (415)772-7400 12 Attorneys for Plaintiff Federal Trade Commission Attorneys for Defendants 13 DIRECTV and DIRECTV, LLC 14 UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT 15 NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA 16 SAN FRANCISCO DIVISION 17 FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION, Case No. 3:15-cv-01129 HSG 18 Plaintiff, Assigned to the Hon. Haywood S. Gilliam, Jr. 19 v. JOINT STIPULATION TO EXTEND TIME 20 FOR EXPERT DISCOVERY DIRECTV, a corporation, 21 and 22 DIRECTV, LLC, a limited liability 23 company, 24 Defendants. 25 26 27 28 JOINT STIPULATION TO EXTEND TIME FOR REBUTTAL REPORT 3:15-CV-01129 1 Plaintiff Federal Trade Commission ("FTC") and Defendants DIRECTV and DIRECTV, 2 LLC (DIRECTV) jointly stipulate, pursuant to Civil Local Rules 6-1(b), 6-2 and 7-12, to extend the 3 time for the parties to complete expert discovery. 4 Due to scheduling issues, the parties are unable to complete all expert witness depositions by 5 the December 2, 2016 deadline for expert discovery. The parties have conferred with each other 6 about the scheduling of the remaining expert witness depositions and have arrived at an agreement 7 satisfactory to all which includes extending the close of expert discovery to December 23, 2016. 8 The proposed modification to the schedule would have no effect on any other deadlines in this case. 9 There have been the following modifications to the schedule in this case: (a) Dkt. No. 23, 10 April 17, 2015 (granting stipulated request for an extension of time for the FTC to file motion to 11 strike Defendants' affirmative defenses); (b) Dkt. No. 64, October 21, 2015 (granting motion for 12 extension of time for the FTC to respond to DIRECTV's motion for partial summary judgment); (c) 13 Dkt. No. 87, December 9, 2015 (granting joint stipulation to extend DIRECTV's time to file its reply 14 brief in support of its motion for partial summary judgment, and continuing hearing date on motion 15 for partial summary judgment); (d) Dkt. No. 99, February 4, 2016 (granting stipulation continuing 16 hearing date on motion for partial summary judgment); (e) Dkt. No. 105 (granting stipulation 17 continuing Case Management Conference); (f) Dkt. No. 138, April 12, 2016 (granting stipulation to 18 extend case deadlines, including fact and expert discovery, summary judgment briefing deadlines 19 and hearing date, and trial date); (g) Dkt. No. 159, July 19, 2016 (granting stipulation to extend case 20 deadlines, including fact and expert discovery); (h) Dkt. 181, September 26, 2016 (granting motion 21 to extend time to file declaration in support of motion to file under seal); (i) Dkt. No. 185, September 22 28, 2016 (granting stipulation to extend time for rebuttal and reply expert reports and expert 23 discovery); (j) Dkt. No. 200, October 24, 2016 (granting motion to extend time for DIRECTV to 24 serve its rebuttal report to the expert report of Tulin Erdem); and (k) Dkt. No. 210, November 22, 25 2016 (granting motion to extend time to file declaration in support of motion to file under seal). 26 // 27 // 28 // 1 JOINT STIPULATION TO EXTEND TIME FOR REBUTTAL REPORT 3:15-CV-01129 1 // 2 // 3 NOW THEREFORE, the parties, through the undersigned counsel, hereby stipulate to and 4 respectfully request the court enter the following schedule: 5 Event Current Date Proposed Date 6 Expert Discovery Close December 2, 2016 December 23, 2016 7 8 9 Dated: November 30, 2016 SIDLEY AUSTIN 10 By: /s/ Chad S. Hummel Chad S. Hummel 11 Attorneys for Defendants DIRECTV and DIRECTV, LLC 12 FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION 13 By: /s/ Eric D. Edmondson 14 Eric D. Edmondson Attorneys for Plaintiff 15 Federal Trade Commission 16 Pursuant to Civil Local Rule 5-1(i), the filer attests that concurrence in the filing of this 17 document has been obtained from the signatories above. 18 By: /s/ Chad S. Hummel 19 20 ORDER 21 PURSUANT TO STIPULATION, IT IS SO ORDERED. 22 23 Dated: December 1, 2016 ___________________________________ HON. HAYWOOD S. GILLIAM, JR. 24 25 26 27 28 2 JOINT STIPULATION TO EXTEND TIME FOR REBUTTAL REPORT 3:15-CV-01129