Morton & Bassett, Llc-V-Organic Spices Inc

Northern District of California, cand-4:2015-cv-01849

ORDER by Judge Haywood S. Gilliam, Jr. Granting {{44}} Stipulation re {{40}} MOTION to Dismiss Plaintiff's First Amended Complaint for Damages and Injunction Relief or, Alternatively, Motion to Strike, {{43}} Opposition/Response to Motion.

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1 ROBERT P. ANDRIS (SBN: 130290) MEYLAN DAVITT JAIN randris@gordonrees.com AREVIAN & KIM LLP 2 MICHAEL D. KANACH (SBN: 271215) ROBERT L. MEYLAN (SBN 144031) mkanach@gordonrees.com rmeylan@mdjalaw.com 3 GORDON & REES LLP SHAUNT T. AREVIAN (SBN 237698) 275 Battery Street, Suite 2000 sarevian@mdjalaw.com 4 San Francisco, CA 94111 444 South Flower Street, Suite 1850 Telephone: (415) 986-5900 Los Angeles, California 90071 5 Facsimile: (415) 986-8054 Telephone: (213) 225-6000 Facsimile: (213) 225-6660 6 THOMAS E. MOORE, III (SBN 115107) tmoore@rroyselaw.com HOLMES WEINBERG, P.C. 7 ROYSE LAW FIRM, PC STEVEN M. WEINBERG (SBN 235581) 1717 Embarcadero Road smweinberg@holmesweinberg.com 8 Palo Alto, CA 94303 30765 Pacific Coast Highway, Suite 411 Office: 650-813-9700 Malibu, California 90265 9 Fax: 650-813-9777 Telephone: (310) 457-6100 Facsimile: (310) 457-9555 10 Attorneys for Defendant and Counterclaimant, Attorneys for Plaintiff, 11 ORGANIC SPICES, INC. Morton & Bassett, LLC 275 Battery Street, Suite 2000 12 San Francisco, CA 94111 UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT Gordon & Rees LLP 13 NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA 14 MORTON & BASSETT, LLC, a California limited CASE NO. 3:15-cv-01849-HSG 15 liability company, PARTIES' JOINT STIPULATION 16 Plaintiff, TO MODIFY THE SCHEDULE: (1) MOTION TO DISMISS HEARING, 17 v. AND (2) COMPLETION OF FACT DISCOVERY DEADLINE, AND 18 ORGANIC SPICES, INC., a California ORDER Corporation, 19 Defendants. 20 ORGANIC SPICES, INC., a California 21 Corporation, 22 Counterclaimant, 23 v. 24 MORTON & BASSETT, LLC, a California limited liability company, 25 Counterclaim- 26 Defendants. Action Filed: April 24, 2015 Trial Date: November 7, 2016 27 28 -1- PARTIES' JOINT STIPULATION TO MODIFY DATES Case No. 3:15-cv-01849-HSG 1 TO ALL PARTIES AND THEIR COUNSEL OF RECORD: 2 PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that, pursuant to Rules 6-1(b) and 6-2 of the Civil Local Rules 3 (Civil L.R.), Plaintiff and Counter-Defendant MORTON & BASSETT, LLC ("Morton") and 4 ("Defendant and Counterclaimant ORGANIC SPICES, INC. ("Defendant" or "Organic Spices") 5 (hereinafter collectively "Parties"), stipulate and seek an order from the Court as follows: 6 WHEREAS, the Parties stipulate – subject to Court approval – to two slight 7 modifications to the schedule, specifically, (1) to reschedule the Motion to Dismiss hearing to 8 occur seven days later, and (2) to reschedule the deadline for completion of fact discovery to 9 occur four days, as set forth below: 10 Request to Move Motion to Dismiss Hearing Date to April 21, 2016 (one week): 11 WHEREAS, Defendant filed a Motion to Dismiss the First Amended Complaint or 275 Battery Street, Suite 2000 12 Alternatively Motion to Strike, and set the hearing for April 14, 2016 (ECF 40); San Francisco, CA 94111 Gordon & Rees LLP 13 WHEREAS, Defendant's lead counsel is traveling on April 14, and the Parties are 14 completing discovery and scheduling depositions throughout the month of April; 15 WHEREAS, the Parties stipulate for the convenience of the Parties to move the hearing 16 one week, from April 14, 2016, to Thursday, April 21, 2016; 17 WHEREAS, the Court does not require the Parties to reserve a hearing date; 18 WHEREAS, according to Hon. Gilliam's scheduling calendar, the Court's calendar 19 appears to currently have three (3) scheduled hearings on April 21, 2016 (not including this 20 hearing); and appears to currently have five (5) scheduled hearings on April 14, 2016 (including 21 this hearing); 1 22 WHEREAS, this request is made no later than fourteen (14) days prior to the hearing 23 date, pursuant to L.R. 6-1(b); 24 Request to Move Close of Discovery to April 22, 2016 (4 days): 25 WHEREAS, the deadline for completion of fact discovery is currently set for Monday, 26 April 18, 2016 (ECF 33); 27 WHEREAS, the Parties stipulate to move the deadline for the completion of fact 28 1 Calendar for Judge Haywood S. Gilliam Jr.: http://12.130.78.145/CEO/cfd.aspx?7151 -2- PARTIES' JOINT STIPULATION TO MODIFY DATES Case No. 3:15-cv-01849-HSG 1 discovery for four days to Friday, April 22, 2016; 2 WHEREAS, Plaintiff's counsel – located in Los Angeles – intends to be in the San 3 Francisco area for depositions and the hearing on the Motion to Dismiss at least several days 4 during the week of April 18-22, 2016; 5 WHEREAS, this request is made no later than fourteen (14) days prior to the hearing 6 date, pursuant to L.R. 6-1(b); 7 WHEREAS, the only previous time modifications in this case related to the extension of 8 time for two weeks to complete the Early Neutral Evaluation Conference (ECF 26), and a ten- 9 day extension of time for the filing of the motion to dismiss (ECF 38). 10 WHEREAS, the Parties do not believe that either of these modifications will have any 11 adverse impact on the Court's calendar. 275 Battery Street, Suite 2000 12 San Francisco, CA 94111 Dated: March 30, 2016 GORDON & REES LLP Gordon & Rees LLP 13 By: /s/ Robert P. Andris 14 Robert P. Andris (SBN: 130290) Michael D. Kanach (SBN: 271215) 15 Attorneys for Defendant, ORGANIC SPICES, INC. 16 Dated: March 30, 2016 MEYLAN DAVITT JAIN 17 AREVIAN & KIM LLP 18 By: /s/ Robert L. Meylan Robert L. Meylan, Esq. 19 Shaunt T. Arevian, Esq. Attorneys for Plaintiff 20 and Counter-Defendant, MORTON & BASSETT, LLC 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 -3- PARTIES' JOINT STIPULATION TO MODIFY DATES Case No. 3:15-cv-01849-HSG 1 ORDER 2 Having reviewed the Parties' Joint Stipulation to Modify the Schedule, and good cause 3 appearing therefore, IT IS HEREBY ORDERED. The parties' stipulation is granted. The 4 hearing for Defendant's Motion to Dismiss the First Amended Complaint will take place on 5 April 21, 2016. The new deadline for the completion of fact discovery will be April 22, 2016. 6 Dated: March 3, 2016 _________________________________ 7 Honorable Haywood S. Gilliam, Jr. United States District Judge 8 9 10 11 275 Battery Street, Suite 2000 12 San Francisco, CA 94111 Gordon & Rees LLP 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 -4- PARTIES' JOINT STIPULATION TO MODIFY DATES Case No. 3:15-cv-01849-HSG