Facebook Federal District Court Decisions

Corley v. Vance et al

Filed: February 11, 2020 as 1:2015cv01800
Court: New York Southern District Court
Defendant: Cyrus R. Vance, Jr., David Stuart, John Temples, Greg Weiss, Elizabeth Pederson, Dany Personnel, Brian Conroy, Michael Daly, Mark Woods, Jessica Sterling, Giancarlo Cavallo, Greg Smith, NYPD Personnel, Shari C. Hyman, Supervisor C.O. John Doe #1-2, OSE Personnel, Michael T Haggerty, Walter Panchyn, John Doe #3, Backpage.com, LLC, Sprint Nextel Corp., T-Mobile USA Inc., Facebook Inc., Google Inc, Time Warner Cable Inc., Research in Motion Ltd., Municipal Credit Union, Capital One N.A., JPMorgan Chase Bank N.A., and their unknown Custodian of Records #1-10
Plaintiff: Royce Corley
Nature of Suit: Civil Rights

ORDER terminating 347 Motion to Compel. In sum, the Court ORDERS both sets of Defendants to, insofar as they rely on said objections, identify more practical methods by which Plaintiff may obtain the information he seeks and identify the means by which Plaintiff may obtain information believed to be publicly available to Plaintiff. The Court further ORDERS both sets of Defendants to respond to Plaintiff's proposed solution for his supernumerary interrogatories and to create…

Zak v. Facebook, Inc.

Filed: February 6, 2020 as 2:2015cv13437
Court: Michigan Eastern District Court
Defendant: Facebook, Inc.
Plaintiff: Bruce Zak
Nature of Suit: Patent

ORDER Construing Disputed Claim Limitations. Signed by District Judge Terrence G. Berg. (AChu)

No v. Facebook et al

Filed: January 24, 2020 as 1:2019cv11406
Court: New York Southern District Court
Defendant: Apple, Skype, Facebook, Google, Yahoo email, Gmail
Plaintiff: Jeong-Suk No
Nature of Suit: Other Civil Rights

ORDER OF DISMISSAL. The Court dismisses the complaint without prejudice. See 28 U.S.C. §§ 1914, 1915. The Clerk of Court is directed to transmit a copy of this order to Plaintiff and note service on the docket. The Court certifies under 28 U.S.C. § 1915(a)(3) that any appeal from this order would not be taken in good faith, and therefore IFP status is denied for the purpose of an appeal. Cf. Coppedge v. United States, 369 U.S. 438, 444-45 (1962) (holding that an appellant…

No v. Facebook et al

Filed: January 24, 2020 as 1:2019cv11406
Court: New York Southern District Court
Defendant: Apple, Skype, Facebook, Google, Yahoo email, Gmail
Plaintiff: Jeong-Suk No
Nature of Suit: Other Civil Rights

CIVIL JUDGMENT. IT IS ORDERED, ADJUDGED AND DECREED that the complaint is dismissed without prejudice for Plaintiff's failure to submit an amended request to proceed in forma pauperis or pay the $400.00 in filing fees. See 28 U.S.C. §& #167; 1914, 1915. The Court certifies under 28 U.S.C. § 1915(a)(3) that any appeal from the Court's judgment would not be taken in good faith. IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that the Clerk of Court transmit a copy of this judgment to…

Federal Agency of News LLC et al v. Facebook, Inc.

Filed: January 13, 2020 as 5:2018cv07041
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Facebook, Inc.
Plaintiff: Federal Agency of News LLC, Evgeniy Lvovich Zubarev
Nature of Suit: Other Civil Rights

Order by Judge Lucy H. Koh Granting 40 Motion to Dismiss With Prejudice.(lhklc4, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 1/13/2020)

Doshier et al v. Facebook Inc

Filed: January 7, 2020 as 4:2018cv00628
Court: Arkansas Eastern District Court
Defendant: Facebook Inc
Plaintiff: William F Doshier, dotStrategy Co
Nature of Suit: Other Contract

ORDER granting 43 motion to transfer; and directing the Clerk to transfer this case immediately to the Northern District of California. Signed by Judge Kristine G. Baker on 1/7/2020. (jbh)

In re Facebook, Inc. Shareholder Derivative Privacy Litigation

Filed: January 6, 2020 as 5:2018cv01792
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Mark Zuckerberg, Sheryl K. Sandberg, Marc L. Andreessen, Peter A. Thiel, Reed Hastings, Erskine B. Bowles, Susan D. Desmond-Hellmann, Jan Koum, Facebook, Inc.
Miscellaneous: James Karon
Plaintiff: Jeremiah F. Hallisey
Nature of Suit: Securities/Commodities/Exchanges

ORDER by Judge Haywood S. Gilliam, Jr. DENYING DEFENDANT'S 124 MOTION FOR PERMANENT INJUNCTION.(ndrS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 1/6/2020)

BlackBerry Limited v. Facebook, Inc. et al

Filed: November 27, 2019 as 2:2018cv01844
Court: California Central District Court
Defendant: Facebook, Inc., Instagram, Inc., Instagram, LLC, WhatsApp Inc.
Plaintiff: BlackBerry Limited
Nature of Suit: Other

FINAL JUDGMENT by Judge George H. Wu, in favor of defendants Facebook, Inc., and WhatsApp Inc. against plaintiff BlackBerry Limited Related to: Stipulation for Judgment 490 . (mrgo)

UAB "Planner5D" v. Facebook, Inc. et al

Filed: November 21, 2019 as 3:2019cv03132
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Trustees of Princeton University, Facebook Technologies, LLC, Facebook, Inc.
Plaintiff: UAB "Planner5D"
Nature of Suit: Copyrights

ORDER GRANTING MOTIONS TO DISMISS WITH LEAVE TO AMEND by Judge William H. Orrick granting 31 Motion to Dismiss; granting 33 Motion to Dismiss. (jmdS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 11/21/2019)

Gabara v. Facebook, Inc.

Filed: November 15, 2019 as 1:2019cv09890
Court: New York Southern District Court
Defendant: Facebook, Inc.
Plaintiff: Thaddeus Gabara
Nature of Suit: Patent

ORDER: IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that the above-captioned matter is referred to Magistrate Judge Cott for general pretrial purposes. (Signed by Judge Denise L. Cote on 11/15/2019) (gr)

Zimmerman et al v. Facebook, Inc. et al

Filed: November 13, 2019 as 3:2019cv04591
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Sheryl Sandberg, Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook, Inc.
Plaintiff: Uxor Press, Robert Zimmerman
Nature of Suit: Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations

PRETRIAL ORDER NO. 29: REGARDING ZIMMERMAN V. FACEBOOK. Signed by Judge Vince Chhabria on 11/13/2019. The deputy clerk hereby certifies that on 11/13/2019 a copy of this order was served by sending it via first-class mail to the address of each non-CM/ECF user listed on the Notice of Electronic Filing. (knm, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 11/13/2019)

In re Facebook, Inc. Shareholder Derivative Privacy Litigation

Filed: November 12, 2019 as 5:2018cv01792
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Mark Zuckerberg, Sheryl K. Sandberg, Marc L. Andreessen, Peter A. Thiel, Reed Hastings, Erskine B. Bowles, Susan D. Desmond-Hellmann, Jan Koum, Facebook, Inc.
Miscellaneous: James Karon
Plaintiff: Jeremiah F. Hallisey
Nature of Suit: Securities/Commodities/Exchanges

ORDER by Judge Haywood S. Gilliam, Jr. DENYING PLAINTIFFS 114 MOTION TO LIFT DISCOVERY STAY. Amended Pleadings due by 12/3/2019. (ndrS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 11/12/2019)

Williams et al v. Facebook, Inc.

Filed: November 7, 2019 as 3:2018cv01881
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Facebook, Inc.
Plaintiff: Anthony Williams, Tyoka Brumfield, Wendy Burnett, Lisa Renken, Sean Mannion
Nature of Suit: Other Fraud

Discovery Order re: 110 Joint Discovery Letter Brief filed by Janice Vega-Latker, Sheron Smith-Jackson, Lawrence Olin, Harold Nyanjom. Signed by Judge Thomas S. Hixson on 11/7/2019. (cdnS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 11/7/2019)

In re Facebook, Inc. Shareholder Derivative Privacy Litigation

Filed: October 31, 2019 as 5:2018cv01792
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Mark Zuckerberg, Sheryl K. Sandberg, Marc L. Andreessen, Peter A. Thiel, Reed Hastings, Erskine B. Bowles, Susan D. Desmond-Hellmann, Jan Koum, Facebook, Inc.
Miscellaneous: James Karon
Plaintiff: Jeremiah F. Hallisey
Nature of Suit: Securities/Commodities/Exchanges

ORDER by Judge Haywood S. Gilliam, Jr. Denying 135 Administrative Motion for Leave to File Sur-reply Re 134 Reply to Opposition/Response. (ndrS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 10/31/2019)

Williams et al v. Facebook, Inc.

Filed: October 31, 2019 as 3:2018cv01881
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Facebook, Inc.
Plaintiff: Anthony Williams, Tyoka Brumfield, Wendy Burnett, Lisa Renken, Sean Mannion
Nature of Suit: Other Fraud

Discovery Order re: 100 MOTION to Compel Entry of an ESI Protocol and for Defendant to Produce Documents filed by Janice Vega-Latker, Sheron Smith-Jackson, Lawrence Olin, Harold Nyanjom. Signed by Judge Thomas S. Hixson on 10/31/2019. (cdnS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 10/31/2019)

Wylie v. Facebook

Filed: October 24, 2019 as 4:2019cv00058
Court: Texas Northern District Court
Defendant: Facebook
Plaintiff: Clinton Edward Wylie
Nature of Suit: Other Civil Rights

ORDER ACCEPTING 9 FINDINGS, CONCLUSIONS, AND RECOMMENDATIONOF THE UNITED STATES MAGISTRATE JUDGE: Accordingly, it is ORDERED that the case is DISMISSED without prejudice for lack of subject-matter jurisdiction. (Ordered by Judge Reed C. O'Connor on 10/24/2019) (skg)

Doshier et al v. Facebook Inc

Filed: September 30, 2019 as 4:2018cv00628
Court: Arkansas Eastern District Court
Defendant: Facebook Inc
Plaintiff: William F Doshier, dotStrategy Co
Nature of Suit: Other Contract

ORDER granting 22 Motion for leave to file reply in support of motion to remand. The Court directs Mr. Doshier and dotStrategy to file their reply in support of their motion to remand within 10 days from the entry of this Order. Having examined th e entire record before it, and having reviewed all legal authorities cited and arguments made, the Court rejects plaintiffs' argument that Facebook's notice of removal was not timely and properly filed or that Facebook is in…

Software Rights Archive, LLC v. Facebook, Inc.

Filed: September 25, 2019 as 3:2012cv03970
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Facebook, Inc.
Plaintiff: Software Rights Archive, LLC
Nature of Suit: Patent

Discovery Order re: 192 MOTION to Compel Discovery filed by Software Rights Archive, LLC. Signed by Judge Thomas S. Hixson on 9/25/2019. (cdnS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 9/25/2019)

Windy City Innovations, LLC v. Facebook, Inc.

Filed: September 25, 2019 as 3:2016cv01730
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Facebook Inc.
Plaintiff: Windy City Innovations, LLC
Nature of Suit: Patent

ORDER RE: PENDING ADMINISTRATIVE MOTIONS TO FILE UNDER SEAL AND MOTION TO UNLOCK THE DECLARATION OF SHANE O'REILLY by Judge Yvonne Gonzalez Rogers ; denying as moot and documents stricken 127 Administrative Motion to File Under Seal; deny ing as moot and documents stricken 130 Administrative Motion to File Under Seal; denying as moot and documents stricken 132 Administrative Motion to File Under Seal; denying as moot 151 Administrative Motion to File Under Seal; denying…

"In re Facebook, Inc. Securities Litigation"

Filed: September 25, 2019 as 3:2018cv01725
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Facebook, Inc., Mark E. Zuckerberg, David M. Wehner
Movant: Ernestine Bennett
Plaintiff: Fan Yuan
Nature of Suit: Securities/Commodities/Exchanges

Order Granting Defendants' Motion to Dismiss Consolidated Class Action Complaint 93 . Signed by Judge Edward J. Davila on September 25, 2019.Plaintiff may file an amended complaint on or before 10/26/2019.(ejdlc2S, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 9/25/2019)