Match Group, LLC v. Bumble Trading Inc.

Western District of Texas, txwd-6:2018-cv-00080

MOTION to Withdraw as Attorney by Bumble Trading Inc. Motions referred to Judge Jeffrey C. Manske.

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IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE WESTERN DISTRICT OF TEXAS WACO DIVISION MATCH GROUP, LLC § § Plaintiff, § § Civil Action No. 6:18-cv-00080-RP-JCM § BUMBLE TRADING INC. § § Defendant. § MOTION TO WITHDRAW AS COUNSEL OF RECORD Pursuant to Rule AT-3 of the Local Rules of the United States District Court for the Western District of Texas, attorneys Theodore Stevenson III and Steven D. Wolens hereby move the Court to grant their withdrawal, and the withdrawal of the law firm McKool Smith, P.C. as attorneys of record for Defendant Bumble Trading Inc. 1. Bumble Trading Inc. has retained new counsel for this matter and has agreed to the requested withdrawal. 2. The succeeding attorneys for Bumble Trading Inc. have appeared in this case and are as follows: Joseph Drayton COOLEY LLP 1114 Avenue of the Americas New York, New York 10036-7798 Phone: (212) 479-6000 Email: jdrayton@cooley.com Rose Whelan COOLEY LLP 1299 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Suite 700 Washington, DC 20004 Phone: (202) 842-7800 Email: rwhelan@cooley.com Deron R. Dacus The Dacus Firm, PC 821 ESE Loop 323, Suite 430 Tyler, TX 75701 Tel: (903) 705-1117 Email: ddacus@dacusfirm.com 3. The requested withdrawal will not delay the proceedings or prejudice Bumble Trading Inc., which is amply and ably represented by the previously-mentioned succeeding attorneys. Therefore, attorneys Stevenson and Wolens pray that this Motion for Withdraw as Counsel of Record be granted. Dated: May 31, 2018 Respectfully submitted, MCKOOL SMITH, P.C. /s/ Theodore Stevenson, III Theodore Stevenson, III Texas State Bar No. 19196650 tstevenson@mckoolsmith.com Steven D. Wolens Texas State Bar No. 21847600 swolens@mckoolsmith.com MCKOOL SMITH, P.C. 300 Crescent Court, Suite 1500 Dallas, Texas 75201 Telephone: (214) 978-4974 Facsimile: (214) 978-4044 2 CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE The undersigned hereby certifies that on May 31, 2018, a true and correct copy of the foregoing document was filed with the Clerk of Court using the CM/ECF system, which will send electronic notification of such filing to all counsel of record. /s/ Steven D. Wolens Steven D. Wolens 3