Ixi Mobile (R&D) Ltd. et al v. Apple, Inc.

Northern District of California, cand-4:2015-cv-03755

Joint MOTION to Continue the Date of the Case Management Conference filed by Apple Inc.

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1 Franklin D. Kang (SBN 192314) fkang@mcguirewoods.com 2 MCGUIREWOODS LLP 1800 Century Park East, 8th Floor 3 Los Angeles, California 90067-1501 4 Telephone: (310) 315-8231 Facsimile: (310) 956-3102 5 [additional counsel on signature page] 6 Attorneys for Defendants BlackBerry Limited 7 and BlackBerry Corporation 8 UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT 9 FOR THE NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA 10 SAN FRANCISCO DIVISION 11 12 IXI MOBILE (R&D) LTD. and IXI IP, LLC Plaintiffs, 13 Case No. 15-cv-03754-HSG v. 14 BLACKBERRY CORPORATION, et al. 15 Defendants. 16 IXI MOBILE (R&D) LTD. and IXI IP, LLC 17 Plaintiffs, Case No. 15-036752-HSG 18 (Related Case) v. 19 SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., et al., Defendants. 20 IXI MOBILE (R&D) LTD. and IXI IP, LLC 21 Plaintiffs, Case No. 15-cv-03755-HSG 22 (Related Case) v. 23 APPLE INC., JOINT MOTION TO CONTINUE THE DATE OF THE CASE Defendant. 24 MANAGEMENT CONFERENCE 25 Pursuant to Local Rule 7-11(a), Plaintiffs IXI Mobile (R&D) and IXI IP, LLC, together 26 with Defendants Apple Inc., Samsung Electronics Co, Ltd, Samsung Electronics America, Inc., 27 BlackBerry Corporation, and BlackBerry Limited, collectively submit this Administrative Motion 28 JOINT MOTION TO CONTINUE THE DATE OF THE CMC CASE NO. 15-CV-03754-HSG 1 to request that the Court continue the pending Case Management Conference currently scheduled 2 in these three related matters from November 3, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. to November 5, 2015 at 2:00 3 p.m. 4 On September 28, 2015, the Court granted Plaintiff's unopposed motion to expedite the 5 hearing date of the case management conference for the above related cases and changed the 6 hearing date from November 17, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. to November 3, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. 7 Subsequently, on October 1, 2015, Defendants filed a Motion to Stay Pending Inter Partes 8 Review. The Court is currently scheduled to hear that motion on November 5, 2015. In view of 9 the overlapping issues between the Case Management Conference and Defendants' motion to stay, 10 it would be efficient to hear these matters together. Further some of the attorneys for IXI, 11 Samsung, and BlackBerry are located outside of the State of California and will travel to 12 California for the Case Management Conference as well as the hearing on Defendants' Motion to 13 Stay. In an effort to preserve the resources of the parties and the Court, and to be as efficient as 14 possible, the parties jointly request that the Case Management Conference for the above actions be 15 held on November 5, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. in conjunction with the hearing on Defendants' Motion to 16 Stay. 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 JOINT MOTION TO CONTINUE THE DATE OF THE CMC CASE NO. 15-CV-03754-HSG 2 1 Dated: October 13, 2015 Respectfully submitted, 2 MCGUIREWOODS LLP 3 By /s/ Franklin D. Kang 4 Franklin D. Kang (SBN 192314) fkang@mcguirewoods.com 5 MCGUIREWOODS LLP 6 1800 Century Park East, 8th Floor Los Angeles, California 90067-1501 7 Telephone: (310) 315-8231 Facsimile: (310) 956-3102 8 Jason W. Cook (pro hac vice) 9 jcook@mcguirewoods.com Shaun W. Hassett (pro hac vice) 10 shassett@mcguirewoods.com MCGUIREWOODS LLP 11 2000 McKinney Avenue, Suite 1400 Dallas, Texas 75201 12 Telephone: (214) 932-6400 Facsimile: (214) 932-6499 13 Attorneys for Defendants BlackBerry Limited 14 and BlackBerry Corporation 15 By /s/ Harrison J. Frahn IV (with permission) 16 Harrison J. Frahn IV (CA Bar No. 206822) 17 Patrick E. King (CA Bar No. 211975) Elizabeth A. Gillen (CA Bar No. 260667) 18 SIMPSON THACHER & BARTLETT LLP 2475 Hanover Street 19 Palo Alto, California 94304 Telephone: (650) 251-5000 20 Facsimile: (650) 251-5002 hfrahn@stblaw.com 21 pking@stblaw.com 22 egillen@stblaw.com 23 Gregory T. Cheubon (pro hac vice) SIMPSON THACHER & BARTLETT LLP 24 425 Lexington Avenue New York, New York 10017 25 Telephone: (212) 455-2000 26 Facsimile: (212) 455-2502 gchuebon@stblaw.com 27 Attorneys for Apple Inc. 28 JOINT MOTION TO CONTINUE THE DATE OF THE CMC CASE NO. 15-CV-03754-HSG 3 1 By /s/ Todd M. Friedman (with permission) Gregory S. Arovas, P.C. (admitted pro hac vice) 2 Todd M. Friedman, P.C. (admitted pro hac vice) KIRKLAND & ELLIS LLP 3 601 Lexington Avenue 4 New York, New York 10022 Telephone: (212) 446-4800 5 Facsimile: (212) 446-4900 greg.arovas@kirkland.com 6 todd.friedman@kirkland.com 7 David Rokach (admitted pro hac vice) 8 KIRKLAND & ELLIS LLP 300 N. LaSalle 9 Chicago, Illinois 60654 Telephone: (312) 862-2000 10 Facsimile: (212) 862-2200 david.rokach@kirkland.com 11 12 Brandon Brown KIRKLAND & ELLIS LLP 13 555 California Street San Francisco, California 94104 14 Telephone: (415) 439-1400 15 Facsimile: (415) 439-1500 brandon.brown@kirkland.com 16 Attorneys for Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. and 17 Samsung Electronics America, Inc. 18 HOPKINS & CARLEY, a Law Corporation 19 20 By /s/ John V. Picone III (with permission) John V. Picone III (SBN 187226) 21 jpicone@hopkinscarley.com 22 Jennifer S. Coleman (SBN 213210) jcoleman@hopkinscarley.com 23 Aleksandr Korzh (SBN 286613) akorzh@hopkinscarley.com 24 HOPKINS & CARLEY, a Law Corporation 70 South First Street 25 San Jose, CA 95113-2406 Telephone: (408) 286-9800 26 Facsimile: (408) 998-4790 27 28 JOINT MOTION TO CONTINUE THE DATE OF THE CMC CASE NO. 15-CV-03754-HSG 4 1 Thomas S. Biemer (pro hac vice) tbiemer@dilworthlaw.com 2 John J. Higson (pro hac vice) 3 jhigson@dilworthlaw.com Joshua Wolson (pro hac vice) 4 jwolson@dilworthlaw.com DILWORTH PAXSON LLP 5 1500 Market Street, Suite 3500(E) Philadelphia, PA 19106 6 Telephone: (215) 575-7000 Facsimile: (214) 575-7200 7 Attorneys for Plaintiffs IXI Mobile (R&D) 8 Ltd. and IXI IP, LLC 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 JOINT MOTION TO CONTINUE THE DATE OF THE CMC CASE NO. 15-CV-03754-HSG 5 1 ATTESTATION OF CONCURRENCE IN FILING 2 Pursuant to Northern District of California Local Rule 5-1(i)(3), I attest that concurrence in 3 the filing of this document has been obtained from the other Signatories to this document. 4 5 By /s/ Franklin D. Kang 6 Franklin D. Kang (SBN 192314) fkang@mcguirewoods.com 7 MCGUIREWOODS LLP 1800 Century Park East, 8th Floor 8 Los Angeles, California 90067-1501 9 Telephone: (310) 315-8231 Facsimile: (310) 956-3102 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 JOINT MOTION TO CONTINUE THE DATE OF THE CMC CASE NO. 15-CV-03754-HSG 6