Viamedia, Inc. v. Comcast Corporation et al

Northern District of Illinois, ilnd-1:2016-cv-05486

DECLARATION regarding motion for summary judgment {{264}} of Daniel T. Fenske [REDACTED PUBLIC VERSION]

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Case: 1:16-cv-05486 Document #: 268 Filed: 03/16/18 Page 1 of 11 PageID #:7821 UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE NORTHERN DISTRICT OF ILLINOIS VIAMEDIA, INC.,)) Plaintiff,) Case No. 1:16-cv-05486) v.) Hon. Amy St. Eve) COMCAST CORPORATION, and) COMCAST SPOTLIGHT, LP,)) Defendants.) DECLARATION OF DANIEL T. FENSKE Daniel T. Fenske, pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 1746, hereby declares: 1. I am a partner at Jenner & Block LLP, and we represent Comcast Corporation and Comcast Cable Communications Management, LLC (successor to Comcast Spotlight, LP and together with Comcast Corporation, "Comcast") in the above-captioned matter. I respectfully submit this declaration in support of Defendants' Motion for Summary Judgment and Defendants' Rule 56.1 Statement of Undisputed Material Facts. 2. Attached hereto are true and correct copies of the following exhibits: EXHIBIT NO. DESCRIPTION OF EXHIBIT ABBREVIATION 1 Declaration of Dennis W. Carlton (Mar. 15, 2018) N/A 1.1 Expert Report of Dennis W. Carlton (Oct. 16, 2017) Carlton Rep. Carlton Rebutt. 1.2 Rebuttal Expert Report of Dennis W. Carlton (Nov. 30, 2017) Rep. 1.3 Errata Sheet for Reports of Dennis W. Carlton (Dec. 19, 2017) N/A Furchtgott-Roth 2 Expert Report of Harold Furchtgott-Roth (Oct. 16, 2017) Rep. Rebuttal Expert Report of Harold Furchtgott-Roth (Nov. 30, Furchtgott-Roth 3 2017) Rebutt. Rep. Case: 1:16-cv-05486 Document #: 268 Filed: 03/16/18 Page 2 of 11 PageID #:7822 EXHIBIT NO. DESCRIPTION OF EXHIBIT ABBREVIATION Transcript of Deposition of Harold Furchtgott-Roth (Jan. 4, Furchtgott-Roth 4 2018) (Excerpts) Tr. 5 Expert Report of Thomas Z. Lys (Oct. 16, 2017) Lys 1st Rep. 6 Amended Expert Report of Thomas Z. Lys (Jan. 2, 2018) Lys 2d Rep. Transcript of Deposition of Thomas Lys (Jan. 3, 2018) 7 Lys Tr. (Excerpts) Carlton, "A General Analysis of Exclusionary Conduct and 8 Refusal to Deal—Why Aspen and Kodak Are Misguided," N/A Antitrust Law Journal (2001) Carlton & Waldman, "How Economics Can Improve Antitrust Doctrine towards Tie-In Sales: Comment on Jean Tirole's 'The 9 N/A Analysis of Tying Cases: A Primer,'" Competition Policy International, Vol. 1, No. 1 (Spring 2005) Transcript of Deposition of John Gdovin (Sept. 26, 2017) 10 Gdovin Tr. (Excerpts) Transcript of Deposition of Misty Jensen (Sept. 20, 2017) 11 Jensen Tr. (Excerpts) Transcript of Deposition of Jeffrey Carter (Sept. 7, 2017) 12 Carter Tr. (Excerpts) Transcript of Deposition of Mark Lieberman (Sept. 6, 2017) 13 Lieberman Tr. (Excerpts) Transcript of Deposition of David Solomon (July 13, 2017) 14 Solomon Tr. (Excerpts) Transcript of Deposition of Henry Oster (Aug. 30, 2017) 15 Oster Tr. (Excerpts) Transcript of Deposition of Roland Trombley (July 26, 2017) 16 Trombley Tr. (Excerpts) Transcript of Deposition of David Kline (Sept. 29, 2017) 17 Kline Tr. (Excerpts) Transcript of Deposition of Christopher Black (Sept. 29, 2017) 18 Black Tr. (Excerpts) Transcript of Deposition of Brian Hunt (July 20, 2017) 19 Hunt Tr. (Excerpts) Transcript of Deposition of Stephen M. Wall (Aug. 9, 2017) 20 Wall Tr. (Excerpts) 2 Case: 1:16-cv-05486 Document #: 268 Filed: 03/16/18 Page 3 of 11 PageID #:7823 EXHIBIT NO. DESCRIPTION OF EXHIBIT ABBREVIATION Transcript of Deposition of Richard Tarvin (July 11, 2017) 21 Tarvin Tr. (Excerpts) Transcript of Deposition of John Bordeleau (Sept. 27, 2017) 22 Bordeleau Tr. (Excerpts) Transcript of Deposition of Randy Lykes (Sept. 22, 2017) 23 Lykes Tr. (Excerpts) 24 Transcript of Deposition of Paul White (Sept. 27, 2017) White Tr. Transcript of Deposition of David Schroeder (Aug. 26, 2017) 25 Schroeder Tr. (Excerpts) Transcript of Deposition of Michael Gaylord (Sept. 26, 2017) 26 Gaylord Tr. (Excerpts) Plaintiff Viamedia, Inc.'s Response to Defendants' Fifth Set of Pls.' Resp. Defs. 27 Interrogatories (Oct. 6, 2017) 5th Interrogs. Pls.' 2d Supp. Plaintiff Viamedia, Inc.'s Second Supplemental Responses to Resp. Defs.' 1st 28 Defendants' First Set of Interrogatories, No. 6 and Third Set of Interrog. No. 6 Interrogatories, No. 8 (Oct. 27, 2017) & 3d Interrog. No. 8 Pls.' Resp. & Viamedia, Inc.'s Responses & Objections to Defendants' 29 Obj. Defs.' 2d Second Set of Requests for Admission (Oct. 6, 2017) Set of RFAs Plaintiff Viamedia, Inc.'s Supplemental Response to Pls.' Supp. Resp. 30 Defendants' First Set of Interrogatories, Interrogatory No. 1. Defs.' Interrog. (June 9, 2017) No. 1 31. (Dec. 31, 2006) (V-0000001362) (12/31/2006) 32 (July 13, 2009) (V- (7/13/2009) 0000001392) 33 (Sept. 24, 2015) (COMSPOT-COM-00004598) (9/24/2015) 34 (May 30, 2003) (V-004501325) (5/30/2003) 3 Case: 1:16-cv-05486 Document #: 268 Filed: 03/16/18 Page 4 of 11 PageID #:7824 EXHIBIT NO. DESCRIPTION OF EXHIBIT ABBREVIATION 35 (Sept. 22, 2008) (V-0000001550) (9/22/2008) 36 (June 27, 2008) (V- 0000000896) (6/27/2008) 37 (5/19/2014) (May 19, 2014) (V-0000000259) 38 (12/2013) (Dec. 2013) (COMSPOT-COM-00005614) 39 (Oct. 4, 2013) (COMSPOT-HAW-00002648) (10/4/2013) 40 (Oct. 2009) (COMSPOT-COM-00002820) (10/2009) 41 (Aug. 2012) (COMSPOT-DEK-00054813) (8/2012)) 42 (Aug. 2012) (8/2012) 43 (Aug. 2012) (8/2012) 44 (Apr. 2014) (V-0000001571) (4/2014) 4 Case: 1:16-cv-05486 Document #: 268 Filed: 03/16/18 Page 5 of 11 PageID #:7825 EXHIBIT NO. DESCRIPTION OF EXHIBIT ABBREVIATION 45 (10/2015) (Oct. 2015) (COMSPOT-COM-00004644) 46 (Oct. 4, 2013) (COMSPOT-COM-00005562) (10/4/2013) 47 (Oct. 4, 2013) (COMSPOT- HAW-00002535) (10/4/2013) 48 (Jan. 20, 2012) (COMSPOT-COM-00005507) (1/20/2012) 49 (Jan. 30, 2012) (COMSPOT-COM-00000639) (1/30/2012) 50 (3/19/2013) (Mar. 19, 2013) (COMSPOT-COM-00000965) 51 (May 12, 2014) (COMSPOT-DEI-00001126) (5/12/2014) 52 (Aug. 18, 2015) (8/18/2015) (COMSPOT-COM-00003865) 53 (July 18, 2014) (COMSPOT-COM-00003396) (7/18/2014) (May 1, 2013) 54 (COMSPOT-DEK-00053998) (5/1/2013) 55 (May 1, 2013) (COMSPOT-DEK-00114986) 5 Case: 1:16-cv-05486 Document #: 268 Filed: 03/16/18 Page 6 of 11 PageID #:7826 EXHIBIT NO. DESCRIPTION OF EXHIBIT ABBREVIATION (5/1/2013) 56 (Sept. 20, 2001) (VIA-0132409) (9/20/2001) 57 (May 15, 2002) (VIA-0132422) (5/15/2002) 58 (Sept. 26, 2016) (9/26/2016) (COM-VIA-00733636) 59 (2014) (COMSPOT-COM-00003268) (2014) 60 (Mar. 19, 2013) (3/19/2013) (COMSPOT-COM-00000827) 61 (Mar. 18, 2013) (3/18/2013) (COMSPOT-COM-00000849) 62 (Jan. 30, 2012) (COMSPOT-COM-00000778) (1/30/2012) 63 (Aug. 18, 2015) (COMSPOT-COM-00003415) (8/18/2015) 64 (Feb. (2/2004) 2004) (COMSPOT-COM- 00002127) 65 6 Case: 1:16-cv-05486 Document #: 268 Filed: 03/16/18 Page 7 of 11 PageID #:7827 EXHIBIT NO. DESCRIPTION OF EXHIBIT ABBREVIATION (Nov. 2011) (COMSPOT-COM-00002101) (11/2011) 66 (April 25, 2014) (COMSPOT-COM-00000063) (4/25/2014) 67 (3/20/2012) (Mar. 20, 2012) (V-0000001104) 68 (Aug. 28, 2013) (V-000001431) (8/28/2013) 69 (May 12, 2010) (5/12/2010) 70 (Dec. 26, 2011) (12/26/2011) 71 (Nov. 11, 2013) (11/11/2013) 72 (Dec. 30, 2013) (12/30/2013) 73 (March 11, 2010) (3/11/2010) 74 (Mar. 27, 2015) (3/27/2015) 75 (Nov. 4, 2015) (11/4/2015) 7 Case: 1:16-cv-05486 Document #: 268 Filed: 03/16/18 Page 8 of 11 PageID #:7828 EXHIBIT NO. DESCRIPTION OF EXHIBIT ABBREVIATION 76 (Aug. 31, 2010) (V- (8/31/2010) 0000001418) 77 (Nov. 12, 2013) (V-0000000285) (11/12/2013) 78 (Jan. 1, 2015) (V-0000001072) (1/1/2015) 79 (Nov. 30, 2009) (V-0000000803) (11/30/2009) 80 (Feb. 3, 2011) (V-0000000361) (2/3/2011) 81 (Mar. 2, 2012) (V-0000001153) (3/2/2012) 82 (Jan. 1, 2014) (V-0000000188) (1/1/2014) 83 (Feb. 2016) (2/2016) 84 (Jan. 18, 2015) (V-004416579.txt) (1/18/2015) (Dec. 7, 2011) 85 (COMSPOT-LUT-00007956) (12/7/2011) (Oct. 7, 86 2015) (V-004519947) (10/7/2015) 87 (Nov. 19, 2013) (V-000454289) (11/19/2013) 8 Case: 1:16-cv-05486 Document #: 268 Filed: 03/16/18 Page 9 of 11 PageID #:7829 EXHIBIT NO. DESCRIPTION OF EXHIBIT ABBREVIATION 88 (Aug. 4, 2015) (VIA-0074963) (8/4/2015) 89 (July 31, 2015) (V-004494159) (7/31/2015) (Aug. 10, 2015) 90 (8/10/2015) (May 30, 2014) (V- 91 0000004764) (5/30/2014) (COMSPOT-LUT- 92 00007629) (June 22, 2015) (V- 93 004483144) (6/22/2015) 94 (Nov. 6, 2014) (V-004394899) (11/6/2014) 95 (Nov. 2, 2015) (V-004532118) (11/2/2015) (Sept. 2015) 96 (VIA-0058053) (9/2015) (Oct. 2013) (VIA- 97 0123159) (10/2013) (Jan. 15, 2016) 98 (V-000002581) (1/15/2016) 99 (Feb. 9, 2016) (VIA-0000687) (2/9/2016) 9 Case: 1:16-cv-05486 Document #: 268 Filed: 03/16/18 Page 10 of 11 PageID #:7830 EXHIBIT NO. DESCRIPTION OF EXHIBIT ABBREVIATION (Apr. 26, 100 2016) (4/26/2016) (Jan. 14, 101 2013) (1/14/2013) 102 (Feb. 15, 2013) (2/15/2013) (Apr. 5, 103 2013) (4/5/2013) 104 (Aug. 15, 2016) (8/15/2016) 105 (June 3, 2016) (6/3/2016) (Jan. 106 30, 2014) (1/30/2014) 107 (Apr. 18, 2014) (4/18/2014) 108 (June (6/20/2014) 20, 2014) 109 (June 20, 2014) (6/20/2014) 110 111 (June 12, 2015) (6/12/2015) (Nov. 10, 2014) 112 (11/10/2014) 113 (Aug. 6, 2015) (8/6/2015) 10 Case: 1:16-cv-05486 Document #: 268 Filed: 03/16/18 Page 11 of 11 PageID #:7831 EXHIBIT NO. DESCRIPTION OF EXHIBIT ABBREVIATION 114 (Mar. 29, 2017) (3/29/2017) I declare under penalty of perjury under the laws of the United States of America that the foregoing is true and correct. Dated: March 16, 2018 /s/ Daniel T. Fenske Daniel T. Fenske 11