Facebook Federal District Court Decisions

Gullen v. Facebook, Inc.

Filed: January 10, 2017 as 3:2016cv00937
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Facebook, Inc.
Plaintiff: Frederick William Gullen
Nature of Suit: Other Personal Injury

ORDER by Judge James Donato granting 62 Motion for Pro Hac Vice as to David Philip Milian. (lrcS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 1/10/2017)

El-Sedfy v. WhatsApp Inc. et al

Filed: December 6, 2016 as 3:2016cv04056
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: WhatsApp Inc., Facebook Inc.
Plaintiff: Saadeldin Dean El-Sedfy
Nature of Suit: Copyrights

ORDER dismissing action with prejudice for failure to file amended complaint. Signed by Chief Magistrate Judge Joseph C. Spero on December 6, 2016. (jcslc2S, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 12/6/2016)

ZKey Investments, LLC v. Facebook, Inc.

Filed: December 2, 2016 as 2:2016cv00782
Court: California Central District Court
Defendant: Facebook, Inc.
Plaintiff: ZKey Investments, LLC
Nature of Suit: Patent

ORDER Re: DEFENDANT'S MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT 53 by Judge Ronald S.W. Lew: Defendant's Motion forSummary Judgment is GRANTED. SEE ORDER FOR COMPLETE DETAILS. (jre)

ZKey Investments, LLC v. Facebook, Inc.

Filed: December 2, 2016 as 2:2016cv00782
Court: California Central District Court
Defendant: Facebook, Inc.
Plaintiff: ZKey Investments, LLC
Nature of Suit: Patent

JUDGMENT by Judge Ronald S.W. Lew, in favor of Facebook, Inc. against ZKey Investments, LLC. Related to: MOTION for Summary Judgment 53 and Order on Motion for Summary Judgment 69 . SEE JUDGMENT FOR COMPLETE DETAILS. (MD JS-6, Case Terminated). (jre)

Duffy et al v. Facebook, Inc. et al

Filed: November 26, 2016 as 5:2016cv06764
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Facebook, Inc., Wayne Hawkins, James Swenson
Plaintiff: Robert Baron Duffy, Robert Louis Gary
Nature of Suit: Employment

ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE WHY CASE SHOULD NOT BE TRANSFERRED TO SAN FRANCISCO/OAKLAND DIVISION. Plaintiffs must respond by 12/2/2016. Signed by Judge Nathanael Cousins on 11/26/2016. (lmh, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 11/26/2016)

Word to Info Inc v. Facebook Inc

Filed: November 16, 2016 as 4:2015cv03485
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Facebook Inc.
Plaintiff: Word To Info Inc
Nature of Suit: Patent

ORDER OF FINAL JUDGMENT OF NON-INFRINGEMENT. Signed by Judge William H. Orrick on 11/16/2016. (jmdS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 11/16/2016)

(PS)Parker v. Facebook

Filed: September 30, 2016 as 2:2016cv02011
Court: California Eastern District Court
Defendant: Facebook, Yahoo
Plaintiff: Akika Parker
Nature of Suit: Other Contract

ORDER denying 2 Motion to Proceed IFP signed by Magistrate Judge Allison Claire on 9/29/16: Plaintiff is granted 30 days from the date of this order to renew the IFP application in proper form, or to pay the filing fee. (Kaminski, H)

Opperman et al v. Path, Inc. et al

Filed: September 19, 2016 as 4:2013cv00453
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Path, Inc., Twitter, Inc., Apple Inc, Facebook Inc., Beluga, Inc., Yelp! Inc., Burbn, Inc., Instagram, Inc., Foursquare Labs, Inc., Gowalla Incorporated, Foodspotting, Inc., Hipster, Inc., Linkedin Corporation, Rovio Mobile Oy, ZeptoLab UK Limited, Chillingo Ltd., Electronic Arts Inc., Kik Interactive, Inc.
Plaintiff: Marc Opperman, Judy Long, Claire Moses, Gentry Hoffman, Steve Dean, Alicia Medlock, Alan Beueshasen, Scott Medlock, Greg Varner, Rachelle King, Guili Biondi, Jason Green, Nirali Mandaywala
Nature of Suit: Other Personal Property Damage

STIPULATION AND ORDER re 838 STIPULATION WITH PROPOSED ORDER TO EXTEND DEADLINE TO FILE REPLY IN SUPPORT OF APPLE INC.'S MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT filed by Apple Inc. Signed by Judge Jon S. Tigar on September 19, 2016. (wsn, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 9/19/2016)

Opperman et al v. Path, Inc. et al

Filed: September 12, 2016 as 4:2013cv00453
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Path, Inc., Twitter, Inc., Apple Inc, Facebook Inc., Beluga, Inc., Yelp! Inc., Burbn, Inc., Instagram, Inc., Foursquare Labs, Inc., Gowalla Incorporated, Foodspotting, Inc., Hipster, Inc., Linkedin Corporation, Rovio Mobile Oy, ZeptoLab UK Limited, Chillingo Ltd., Electronic Arts Inc., Kik Interactive, Inc.
Plaintiff: Marc Opperman, Judy Long, Claire Moses, Gentry Hoffman, Steve Dean, Alicia Medlock, Alan Beueshasen, Scott Medlock, Greg Varner, Rachelle King, Guili Biondi, Jason Green, Nirali Mandaywala
Nature of Suit: Other Personal Property Damage

STIPULATION AND ORDER re 827 STIPULATION WITH PROPOSED ORDER REGARDING CASE SCHEDULING filed by Twitter, Inc. Signed by Judge Jon S. Tigar on September 12, 2016. (wsn, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 9/12/2016)

Zak v. Facebook, Inc.

Filed: September 12, 2016 as 2:2015cv13437
Court: Michigan Eastern District Court
Defendant: Facebook, Inc.
Plaintiff: Bruce Zak
Nature of Suit: Patent

OPINION AND ORDER DENYING 19 MOTION for Summary Judgment. Signed by District Judge Terrence G. Berg. (AChu)

Reed v. Palestine Police Department et al

Filed: August 29, 2016 as 6:2015cv00538
Court: Texas Eastern District Court
Defendant: Palestine Police Department, Dogwood Task Force, Anderson County Sheriff's Office, KLTV News and Facebook, Palestine Herald Press and Facebook
Plaintiff: Rueben B Reed, Jr
Nature of Suit: Civil Rights

MEMORANDUM ORDER adopting 16 Report and Recommendation. Ordered that the above-styled civil action is dismissed without prejudice for failure to prosecute or to obey an order of the Court. Ordered that the statute of limitations on the claims r aised in this lawsuit is suspended for a period of 60 days following the date of entry of final judgment in this case. Ordered that any and all motions which may be pending in this action are hereby denied.. Signed by Judge Ron Clark on…

Huhn v. Facebook, Inc.

Filed: August 10, 2016 as 3:2016cv04035
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Facebook Inc.
Plaintiff: Jason Huhn
Nature of Suit: Other Contract

ORDER by Judge Haywood S. Gilliam, Jr. Granting 20 Stipulation Order re: Briefing on 7 Motion to Dismiss. (ndrS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 8/10/2016)

Huhn v. Facebook, Inc.

Filed: August 10, 2016 as 3:2016cv04035
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Facebook Inc.
Plaintiff: Jason Huhn
Nature of Suit: Other Contract

ORDER by Judge Haywood S. Gilliam, Jr. Granting 18 Motion to Relate Case to 16-cv-4230-MEJ. (ndrS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 8/10/2016)

Smith et al v. Facebook, Inc. et al

Filed: August 8, 2016 as 5:2016cv01282
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Facebook, Inc., American Cancer Society, Inc., American Society of Clinical Oncology, Inc., Melanoma Research Foundation, Adventist Health System, BJC Healthcare, Cleveland Clinic, University of Texas - MD Anderson Cancer Center
Plaintiff: Winston Smith, Jane Doe I, Jane Doe II
Nature of Suit: Other Personal Property Damage

ORDER denying without prejudice 80 Motion for Appointment of Interim Co-Lead Counsel. The hearing scheduled for 8/18/2016 is VACATED. Signed by Judge Edward J. Davila on 8/8/2016. (ejdlc1S, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 8/8/2016)

Holt v. Facebook, Inc.

Filed: August 2, 2016 as 3:2016cv02266
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Facebook, Inc.
Plaintiff: Christine Holt
Nature of Suit: Other Statutory Actions

ORDER GRANTING STIPULATION TO SET BRIEFING SCHEDULE re 34 STIPULATION WITH PROPOSED ORDER to Set Briefing Schedule on Defendant's Anticipated Motion to Dismiss filed by Christine Holt. Signed by Judge Jon S. Tigar on August 2, 2016. (wsn, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 8/2/2016)

Opperman et al v. Path, Inc. et al

Filed: July 29, 2016 as 4:2013cv00453
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Path, Inc., Twitter, Inc., Apple Inc, Facebook Inc., Beluga, Inc., Yelp! Inc., Burbn, Inc., Instagram, Inc., Foursquare Labs, Inc., Gowalla Incorporated, Foodspotting, Inc., Hipster, Inc., Linkedin Corporation, Rovio Mobile Oy, ZeptoLab UK Limited, Chillingo Ltd., Electronic Arts Inc., Kik Interactive, Inc.
Plaintiff: Marc Opperman, Judy Long, Claire Moses, Gentry Hoffman, Steve Dean, Alicia Medlock, Alan Beueshasen, Scott Medlock, Greg Varner, Rachelle King, Guili Biondi, Jason Green, Nirali Mandaywala
Nature of Suit: Other Personal Property Damage

ORDER SUSTAINING PLAINTIFFS' OBJECTION 764 TO EVIDENCE SUBMITTED IN SUPPORT OF YELPS REPLY; GRANTING LEAVE TO FILE A SUR-REPLY; CONTINUING HEARING TO AUGUST 23Signed by Judge Jon S. Tigar on 7/29/2016.(jst) (Filed on 7/29/2016)

In re Facebook Biometric Information Privacy Litigation

Filed: July 27, 2016 as 3:2015cv03747
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Facebook Inc.
Plaintiff: Nimesh Patel, ADAM PEZEN, Carlo Licata
Nature of Suit: Other Personal Injury

SCHEDULING ORDER. Signed by Judge James Donato on 7/27/2016. (jdlc2S, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 7/27/2016)

Brickman v. Facebook, Inc.

Filed: July 25, 2016 as 3:2016cv00751
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Facebook, Inc.
Plaintiff: Colin R. Brickman
Nature of Suit: Other Statutory Actions

STIPULATION AND ORDER SETTING BRIEFING SCHEDULE FOR FACEBOOK'S MOTION TO DISMISS re 47 Proposed Order filed by Colin R. Brickman. Signed by Judge Thelton E. Henderson on 7/21/16. (tlS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 7/25/2016)

Opperman et al v. Path, Inc. et al

Filed: July 15, 2016 as 4:2013cv00453
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Path, Inc., Twitter, Inc., Apple Inc, Facebook Inc., Beluga, Inc., Yelp! Inc., Burbn, Inc., Instagram, Inc., Foursquare Labs, Inc., Gowalla Incorporated, Foodspotting, Inc., Hipster, Inc., Linkedin Corporation, Rovio Mobile Oy, ZeptoLab UK Limited, Chillingo Ltd., Electronic Arts Inc., Kik Interactive, Inc.
Plaintiff: Marc Opperman, Judy Long, Claire Moses, Gentry Hoffman, Steve Dean, Alicia Medlock, Alan Beueshasen, Scott Medlock, Greg Varner, Rachelle King, Guili Biondi, Jason Green, Nirali Mandaywala
Nature of Suit: Other Personal Property Damage

ORDER GRANTING IN PART AND DENYING IN PART MOTION FOR CLASS CERTIFICATION RE: PATH APP by Judge Jon S. Tigar granting in part and denying in part 651 Motion to Certify Class. (wsn, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 7/15/2016)

Brickman v. Facebook, Inc.

Filed: July 11, 2016 as 3:2016cv00751
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Facebook, Inc.
Plaintiff: Colin R. Brickman
Nature of Suit: Other Statutory Actions

ORDER, Case ressigned to Hon. Thelton E. Henderson. Hon. Maxine M. Chesney no longer assigned to the case.. Signed by Executive Committee on 7/11/16. (haS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 7/11/2016)