Morton & Bassett, Llc-V-Organic Spices Inc

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

ORDER by Judge Haywood S. Gilliam, Jr. STRIKING DEFENDANT AND COUNTERCLAIMANTS {{52}} ADMINISTRATIVE MOTION TO FILE UNDER SEAL.

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1 2 3 4 UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT 5 NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA 6 MORTON & BASSETT, LLC, 7 Case No. 15-cv-01849-HSG Plaintiff, 8 ORDER STRIKING DEFENDANT AND v. COUNTERCLAIMANT'S 9 ADMINISTRATIVE MOTION TO FILE ORGANIC SPICES, INC., UNDER SEAL 10 Defendant. Re: Dkt. Nos. 52 to 52-23 11 12 On March 10, 2016, Defendant and Counterclaimant Organic Spices, Inc. dba Spicely Northern District of California United States District Court 13 Organic ("Organic Spices") filed a motion to dismiss, or alternatively to strike, the first amended 14 complaint ("FAC") of Plaintiff and Counter-Defendant Morton & Bassett, LP ("M&B").1 Dkt. 15 No. 40. On June 16, 2016, Organic Spices filed a motion for summary judgment on M&B's FAC. 16 Dkt. No. 51. On June 17, 2016, Organic Spices filed an administrative motion to file under seal its 17 motion for summary judgment on M&B's FAC, along with a related declaration and exhibits. 18 Dkt. Nos. 52 to 52-23. On June 20, 2016, the Court held Organic Spices' motion for summary 19 judgment in abeyance pending the Court's order on Organic Spices' motion to dismiss or 20 alternatively to strike M&B's FAC. Dkt. No. 54. On September 6, 2016, the Court granted in part 21 and denied in part Organic Spices' motion to dismiss, and denied Organic Spices' motion to strike. 22 Dkt. No. 55. On October 6, 2016, M&B filed its second amended complaint ("SAC"). Dkt. No. 23 62. On October 28, 2016, Organic Spices filed a motion for summary judgment on M&B's SAC. 24 Dkt. No. 66. 25 Organic Spices motion for summary judgment on M&B's FAC is now moot. Therefore, 26 the Court hereby STRIKES Organic Spices' administrative motion to file under seal its motion 27 28 1 Morton & Bassett, LP was earlier referred to in this case as Morton & Bassett, LLC. 1 for summary judgment on M&B's FAC, along with the related declaration and exhibits. Dkt. Nos. 2 52 to 52-23. 3 IT IS SO ORDERED. 4 Dated: 11/21/2016 5 ______________________________________ HAYWOOD S. GILLIAM, JR. 6 United States District Judge 7 8 9 10 11 12 Northern District of California United States District Court 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 2