IBM Federal District Court Decisions

PersonalWeb Technologies LLC et al v. International Business Machines Corporation

Filed: August 14, 2017 as 3:2016cv01266
Court: California Northern District Court
Consol Defendant: Github Inc.
Defendant: International Business Machines Corporation
Mediator: David Folsom
Miscellaneous: David Keyzer
Plaintiff: PersonalWeb Technologies LLC, Level 3 Communications LLC
Nature of Suit: Patent

UNSEALED ORDER DENYING 364 IBM'S RENEWED MOTION TO EXCLUDE/STRIKE THE OPINIONS OF DR. MICHAEL AKEMANN. Signed by Judge Edward J. Davila on 8/7/2017. (patentlcsjS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 8/14/2017)

BMC Software, Inc. vs International Business Machines Corporation

Filed: August 8, 2017 as 4:2017cv02254
Court: Texas Southern District Court
Defendant: International Business Machines Corporation
Plaintiff: BMC Software, Inc.
Nature of Suit: Other Contract

AGREED PROTECTIVE ORDER Granting 10 Joint MOTION for Protective Order. (Signed by Judge Gray H Miller) Parties notified.(rkonieczny, 4)

PersonalWeb Technologies LLC et al v. International Business Machines Corporation

Filed: August 7, 2017 as 3:2016cv01266
Court: California Northern District Court
Consol Defendant: Github Inc.
Defendant: International Business Machines Corporation
Mediator: David Folsom
Miscellaneous: David Keyzer
Plaintiff: PersonalWeb Technologies LLC, Level 3 Communications LLC
Nature of Suit: Patent

OMNIBUS ORDER REGARDING 365 367 ADMINISTRATIVE MOTIONS TO SEAL. Signed by Judge Edward J. Davila on 8/7/2017. (patentlcsjS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 8/7/2017)

Kalola v. IBM Corporation et al

Filed: August 4, 2017 as 7:2013cv07339
Court: New York Southern District Court
Defendant: Internationl Business Machines Corporation, Sam Palmisano, Robert C. Weber, Thomas Forsberg, Rodney C. Adkins
Plaintiff: Purushottam C. Kalola
Nature of Suit: Employment

MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER re: 184 MOTION for Summary Judgment . filed by Vincent Granuzzo, Internationl Business Machines Corporation, Robert (Bob) Murphy. Having found no error, clear or otherwise, the Court adopts in its enti rety Judge Smith's thorough and well-reasoned R&R as the opinion of the Court. Plaintiff's objections are OVERRULED. Defendants' motion for summary judgment is GRANTED. The Clerk is instructed to terminate the pending motion (Doc.…

International Business Machines Corporation v. Groupon, Inc.

Filed: August 3, 2017 as 1:2016cv00122
Court: Delaware District Court
Defendant: Groupon, Inc.
Plaintiff: International Business Machines Corporation
Nature of Suit: Patent

MEMORANDUM OPINION re claim construction. Signed by Judge Leonard P. Stark on 8/3/17. (ntl)

PersonalWeb Technologies LLC et al v. International Business Machines Corporation

Filed: July 27, 2017 as 3:2016cv01266
Court: California Northern District Court
Consol Defendant: Github Inc.
Defendant: International Business Machines Corporation
Mediator: David Folsom
Miscellaneous: David Keyzer
Plaintiff: PersonalWeb Technologies LLC, Level 3 Communications LLC
Nature of Suit: Patent

OMNIBUS ORDER REGARDING 273 286 287 289 309 316 319 322 324 325 334 ADMINISTRATIVE MOTIONS TO FILE UNDER SEAL. Signed by Judge Edward J. Davila on 7/27/2017. (patentlcsjS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 7/27/2017)

PersonalWeb Technologies LLC et al v. International Business Machines Corporation

Filed: July 26, 2017 as 3:2016cv01266
Court: California Northern District Court
Consol Defendant: Github Inc.
Defendant: International Business Machines Corporation
Mediator: David Folsom
Miscellaneous: David Keyzer
Plaintiff: PersonalWeb Technologies LLC, Level 3 Communications LLC
Nature of Suit: Patent

SECOND ORDER REGARDING 269 279 285 313 MOTIONS IN LIMINE. Signed by Judge Edward J. Davila on 7/26/2017. (patentlcsjS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 7/26/2017)

PersonalWeb Technologies LLC et al v. International Business Machines Corporation

Filed: July 25, 2017 as 3:2016cv01266
Court: California Northern District Court
Consol Defendant: Github Inc.
Defendant: International Business Machines Corporation
Mediator: David Folsom
Miscellaneous: David Keyzer
Plaintiff: PersonalWeb Technologies LLC, Level 3 Communications LLC
Nature of Suit: Patent

FIRST ORDER REGARDING 255 270 271 275 278 280 281 282 283 284 288 317 MOTIONS IN LIMINE. Signed by Judge Edward J. Davila on 7/25/2017. (patentlcsjS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 7/25/2017)

Hurwitz et al v. Newton Public Schools et al

Filed: July 14, 2017 as 1:2017cv10231
Court: Massachusetts District Court
Defendant: Newton Public Schools, Matthew B Hills, David Fleishman, Gail S Spector, Gregory B Reibman, Gatehouse Media Massachusetts I, Inc., Gatehouse Media, LLC
Plaintiff: Kerry L Hurwitz, Rebecca L Hurwitz
Nature of Suit: Other Civil Rights

District Judge Leo T. Sorokin: ORDER ON MOTIONS TO DISMISS entered granting in part and denying in part 18 37 Motions to Dismiss. The Motions to Dismiss, Doc. Nos. 18, 37, are ALLOWED as to Count IV. There are no remaining claims over which this Court has original jurisdiction. Thus, in accordance with 28 U.S.C. § 1367(c)(3), the Court declines to exercise supplemental jurisdiction over the remaining state law claims. The case is REMANDED to the state court. The Court…

PersonalWeb Technologies LLC et al v. International Business Machines Corporation

Filed: May 18, 2017 as 3:2016cv01266
Court: California Northern District Court
Consol Defendant: Github Inc.
Defendant: International Business Machines Corporation
Mediator: David Folsom
Miscellaneous: David Keyzer
Plaintiff: PersonalWeb Technologies LLC, Level 3 Communications LLC
Nature of Suit: Patent

ORDER GRANTING 247 ADMINISTRATIVE MOTION TO FILE UNDER SEAL. Signed by Judge Edward J. Davila on 5/18/2017. (patentlcsjS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 5/18/2017)

PersonalWeb Technologies LLC et al v. International Business Machines Corporation

Filed: May 18, 2017 as 3:2016cv01266
Court: California Northern District Court
Consol Defendant: Github Inc.
Defendant: International Business Machines Corporation
Mediator: David Folsom
Miscellaneous: David Keyzer
Plaintiff: PersonalWeb Technologies LLC, Level 3 Communications LLC
Nature of Suit: Patent

REDACTED ORDER DENYING 212 DEFENDANT'S MOTION TO DISMISS; GRANTING IN PART AND DENYING IN PART 218 DEFENDANT'S MOTION FOR PARTIAL SUMMARY JUDGMENT. Signed by Judge Edward J. Davila on 5/9/2017. (patentlcsjS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 5/18/2017)

Global Executive Management Solutions, Inc. v. International Business Machines Corporation

Filed: May 18, 2017 as 3:2016cv00370
Court: Oregon District Court
Defendant: International Business Machines Corporation
Plaintiff: Global Executive Management Solutions, Inc.
Nature of Suit: Other Contract

OPINION & ORDER: Defendant's motion for summary judgment 71 is granted as to the breach of express contract claim, the implied covenant of good faith and fair dealing claim, and the promissory estoppel claim. The motion is denied as t o the quantum meruit and fraud claims. Plaintiff's motion for partial summary judgment 76 is granted as to the waiver affirmative defense. The motion is denied as to the express contract and estoppel affirmative defenses and is denied as…

PersonalWeb Technologies LLC et al v. International Business Machines Corporation

Filed: May 9, 2017 as 3:2016cv01266
Court: California Northern District Court
Consol Defendant: Github Inc.
Defendant: International Business Machines Corporation
Mediator: David Folsom
Miscellaneous: David Keyzer
Plaintiff: PersonalWeb Technologies LLC, Level 3 Communications LLC
Nature of Suit: Patent

ORDER GRANTING 233 ADMINISTRATIVE MOTION TO FILE UNDER SEAL. Signed by Judge Edward J. Davila on 5/9/2017. (patentlcsjS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 5/9/2017)

PersonalWeb Technologies LLC et al v. International Business Machines Corporation

Filed: May 9, 2017 as 3:2016cv01266
Court: California Northern District Court
Consol Defendant: Github Inc.
Defendant: International Business Machines Corporation
Mediator: David Folsom
Miscellaneous: David Keyzer
Plaintiff: PersonalWeb Technologies LLC, Level 3 Communications LLC
Nature of Suit: Patent

ORDER GRANTING 229 ADMINISTRATIVE MOTION TO FILE UNDER SEAL. Signed by Judge Edward J. Davila on 5/9/2017. (patentlcsjS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 5/9/2017)

PersonalWeb Technologies LLC et al v. International Business Machines Corporation

Filed: May 9, 2017 as 3:2016cv01266
Court: California Northern District Court
Consol Defendant: Github Inc.
Defendant: International Business Machines Corporation
Mediator: David Folsom
Miscellaneous: David Keyzer
Plaintiff: PersonalWeb Technologies LLC, Level 3 Communications LLC
Nature of Suit: Patent

ORDER GRANTING 231 ADMINISTRATIVE MOTION TO FILE UNDER SEAL. Signed by Judge Edward J. Davila on 5/9/2017. (patentlcsjS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 5/9/2017)

Zhou v. International Business Machines Corporation - See Order at #98 regarding service to Pro Se Plaintiff - See #122 Order dismissing Dft Artech Information Systems, LLC

Filed: March 31, 2017 as 2:2015cv01027
Court: Iowa Northern District Court
Defendant: International Business Machines Corporation, Artech Information Systems, LLC
Plaintiff: Shaunpen Zhou
Nature of Suit: Employment

ORDER granting 102 Motion for Summary Judgment and denying 121 Resistance. The Clerk of Court is directed to enter judgment in accordance with the above findings. The trial date is vacated. Signed by Judge Linda R Reade on 3/31/2017. (Order emailed to plaintiff) (pac)

Libman v. Great Northern Insurance Company

Filed: March 29, 2017 as 1:2016cv02986
Court: Illinois Northern District Court
Defendant: Great Northern Insurance Company, Chubb Group of Insurance Companies, TA Cummings Jr. Company, AssuredPartners, Inc., David Schwartz
Plaintiff: Jody Libman
Nature of Suit: Insurance

MEMORANDUM Opinion and Order: For the foregoing reasons, Great Northern's motion to dismiss, R. 6 , is Agency Defendants' motion to dismiss, R. 38 , is granted, and Count IV is dismissed without prejudice. As a result, the Agency Defend antsTA Cummings Jr. Co.; AssuredPartners, Inc.; and David Schwartz are dismissed from the case without prejudice. Great Northern's motion to strike, R. 5 , is denied. Great Northern's motion to dismiss for failure to join, R. 4…

Plaintiff v. Defendant

Filed: March 29, 2017 as 5:2015cv00504
Court: North Carolina Eastern District Court
Defendant: Plaintiff v. Defendant
Plaintiff: Plaintiff v. Defendant
Nature of Suit: Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974

ORDER granting in part 38 Motion for Judgment on the Settled Administrative Record and Plan Document, denying 44 Motion for Summary Judgment and rejecting 74 Sealed Memorandum and Recommendation - The court R EVERSES and REMANDS to defendant for further proceedings consistent with this order. Plaintiff is DIRECTED to file a statement of fees and costs no later than April 18, 2017. Defendant's response, if any, is due 14 days after plaintiffs' submission. Signed…

Plaintiff v. Defendant

Filed: March 24, 2017 as 5:2015cv00504
Court: North Carolina Eastern District Court
Defendant: Plaintiff v. Defendant
Plaintiff: Plaintiff v. Defendant
Nature of Suit: Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974

ORDER granting 87 Motion to Redact 79 Transcript - Signed by District Judge Louise Wood Flanagan on 3/24/2017. (Tripp, S.)

Arunachalam v. International Business Machines Corporation et al

Filed: March 21, 2017 as 1:2016cv00281
Court: Delaware District Court
Defendant: International Business Machines Corporation, Does 1-100, SAP America Inc., J.P. Morgan Chase and Company, Richard G. Andrews
Plaintiff: Lakshmi Arunachalam
Nature of Suit: Patent

MEMORANDUM regarding motions to dismiss (D.I. 17 , 21 , 28 ). Signed by Judge Richard G. Andrews on 3/21/2017. (nms)