Facebook Federal District Court Decisions

Software Rights Archive, LLC v. Facebook, Inc.

Filed: September 23, 2020 as 3:2012cv03970
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Facebook, Inc.
Plaintiff: Software Rights Archive, LLC
Nature of Suit: Patent

ORDER by Judge Haywood S. Gilliam, Jr. Denying 233 Motion for Extension of Time to File. (ndrS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 9/23/2020)

Zimmerman et al v. Facebook, Inc. et al

Filed: September 15, 2020 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

ORDER by Judge Vince Chhabria granting as amended 43 Motion to Continue. (vclc2S, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 9/15/2020)Any non-CM/ECF Participants have been served by First Class Mail to the addresses of record listed on the Notice of Electronic Filing (NEF)

Software Rights Archive, LLC v. Facebook, Inc.

Filed: September 9, 2020 as 3:2012cv03970
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Facebook, Inc.
Plaintiff: Software Rights Archive, LLC
Nature of Suit: Patent

ORDER by Judge Haywood S. Gilliam, Jr. GRANTING FACEBOOKS 205 MOTION FOR JUDGMENT ON THE PLEADINGS.This order also grants docket no. 197 ; denies docket no. 198 ; and grants docket no. 212 .(ndrS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 9/9/2020)

Software Rights Archive, LLC v. Facebook, Inc.

Filed: September 9, 2020 as 3:2012cv03970
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Facebook, Inc.
Plaintiff: Software Rights Archive, LLC
Nature of Suit: Patent

CLERK'S JUDGMENT in favor of Facebook, Inc. against Software Rights Archive, LLC. (ndrS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 9/9/2020)

Doshier et al v. Facebook Inc

Filed: August 28, 2020 as 3:2020cv00170
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Facebook Inc.
Plaintiff: William F Doshier, dotStrategy Co
Nature of Suit: Other Contract

ORDER GRANTING 72 DEFENDANT'S MOTION TO DISMISS signed by Judge William Alsup. (whalc4, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 8/28/2020)

In re Facebook Biometric Information Privacy Litigation

Filed: August 19, 2020 as 3:2015cv03747
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Facebook Inc.
Plaintiff: Nimesh Patel, ADAM PEZEN, Carlo Licata
Nature of Suit: Other Personal Injury

ORDER GRANTING PRELIMINARY APPROVAL OF CLASS ACTION SETTLEMENT. Signed by Judge James Donato on 8/19/2020. (jdlc2S, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 8/19/2020)

"In re Facebook, Inc. Securities Litigation"

Filed: August 7, 2020 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 126 motion to dismiss with leave to amend. Should Plaintiffs choose to file an amended complaint, they must do so by September 23,2020. Signed by Judge Edward J. Davila on August 7, 2020.(ejdlc2S, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 8/7/2020)

Corley v. Vance et al

Filed: August 7, 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 granting 381 Letter Motion to Adjourn Conference. Application GRANTED. The post-fact discovery conference is hereby ADJOURNED to October 22, 2020, at 10:00 a.m. Moreover, the parties are ORDERED to provide the required joint status letter on or before October 15, 2020. If Defendants are completely unable to contact Plaintiff, they should submit a joint letter on that date without Plaintiff's input. SO ORDERED. Status Conference set for 10/22/2020 at 10:00 AM before…

KIDSTAR v. FACEBOOK, INC. et al

Filed: July 31, 2020 as 2:2018cv13558
Court: New Jersey District Court
Defendant: FACEBOOK, INC., MARK ZUCKERBERG
Plaintiff: SAMUEL KIDSTAR
Nature of Suit: Other Contract

OPINION. Signed by Judge Claire C. Cecchi on 7/31/2020. (ld, )

Vargas et al v. Facebook, Inc.

Filed: July 29, 2020 as 3:2019cv05081
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Facebook, Inc.
Plaintiff: Jazmine Spencer, Rosemarie Vargas, Kisha Skipper, Deillo Richards
Nature of Suit: Housing/Accommodations

ORDER granting 58 STIPULATION. Initial Case Management Conference set for 10/14/2020 02:00 PM (Case Management Statement due by 10/7/2020). Motion Hearing set for 10/14/2020 02:00 PM before Judge William H. Orrick. (Motion to Dismiss to be filed by 8/12/2020, opposition due 9/9/2020, reply due 9/30/2020.) Signed by Judge William H. Orrick on 07/29/2020. (jmdS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 7/29/2020)

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

Filed: July 24, 2020 as 3:2019cv03132
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Trustees of Princeton University, Facebook Technologies, LLC, Facebook, Inc.
Plaintiff: UAB "Planner5D", UAB "Planner5D" doing business as Planner 5D
Nature of Suit: Copyrights

ORDER GRANTING MOTIONS TO DISMISS COPYRIGHT CLAIMS; DENYING MOTIONS TO DISMISS TRADE SECRET CLAIMS; GRANTING MOTIONS TO SEA. Signed by Judge William H. Orrick on 07/24/2020. (jmdS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 7/24/2020)

(PS) Bledsoe v. Facebook et al

Filed: July 6, 2020 as 2:2018cv02756
Court: California Eastern District Court
Defendant: Mark Zukerberg, Facebook
Plaintiff: Donnell Bledsoe
Nature of Suit: Tort Product Liability

FINDINGS and RECOMMENDATIONS signed by Magistrate Judge Edmund F. Brennan on 7/6/2020 RECOMMENDING that 7 Second Amended Complaint be dismissed without leave to amend, and the Clerk be directed to close the case. Referred to District Judge John A. Mendez. Objections due within 14 days after being served with these findings and recommendations. (Huang, H)

Voxer, Inc. et al v. Facebook, Inc. et al Do not file in this case. Case Transferred to Austin Division. New case number is 1:20-cv-655-ADA.

Filed: June 22, 2020 as 6:2020cv00011
Court: Texas Western District Court
Defendant: Instagram LLC, Facebook, Inc.
Plaintiff: Voxer, Inc., Voxer IP LLC
Nature of Suit: Patent

ORDER GRANTING IN PART AND DENYING IN PART 29 Sealed Motion. It is therefore ORDERED that Facebooks motion for transfer venue to the Northern District of California is DENIED. It is further ORDERED that Facebooks alternative motion is GRANTED a nd that the above-styled case be TRANSFERRED to the Austin Division but remain on the docket of United States District Judge Alan D Albright and according to the scheduling order that was entered in this case on June 10, 2019. Signed by…

Voxer, Inc. et al v. Facebook, Inc. et al

Filed: June 22, 2020 as 1:2020cv00655
Court: Texas Western District Court
Nature of Suit: Patent

ORDER GRANTING IN PART AND DENYING IN PART 29 Sealed Motion. It is therefore ORDERED that Facebooks motion for transfer venue to the Northern District of California is DENIED. It is further ORDERED that Facebooks alternative motion is GRANTED a nd that the above-styled case be TRANSFERRED to the Austin Division but remain on the docket of United States District Judge Alan D Albright and according to the scheduling order that was entered in this case on June 10, 2019. Signed by…

Loomer v. Facebook, Inc.

Filed: June 3, 2020 as 4:2020cv03154
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Facebook Inc.
Plaintiff: Laura Loomer
Nature of Suit: Assault, Libel, and Slander

ORDER by Judge Haywood S. Gilliam, Jr. Granting 70 Motion for Pro Hac Vice as to Alison B. Schary. (ndrS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 6/3/2020)

Loomer v. Facebook, Inc.

Filed: June 3, 2020 as 4:2020cv03154
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Facebook Inc.
Plaintiff: Laura Loomer
Nature of Suit: Assault, Libel, and Slander

ORDER by Judge Haywood S. Gilliam, Jr. Granting 67 Motion for Pro Hac Vice for Ambika K. Doran. (Disregard, Docket No. 73 ). Signed by Judge Haywood S. Gilliam, Jr. on 6/3/2020. (ndrS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 6/3/2020)

Loomer v. Facebook, Inc.

Filed: June 3, 2020 as 4:2020cv03154
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Facebook Inc.
Plaintiff: Laura Loomer
Nature of Suit: Assault, Libel, and Slander

***WRONG PDF ATTACHED, DOCUMENT REFILED AS DOCKET NO.77.*** ORDER by Judge Haywood S. Gilliam, Jr. Granting 67 Motion for Pro Hac Vice for Ambika K. Doran. (ndrS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 6/3/2020) Modified on 6/3/2020 (cjlS, COURT STAFF). Modified on 6/3/2020 TO ADD DOCKET NO. 77 TO TEXT (ndrS, COURT STAFF).

Loomer v. Facebook, Inc.

Filed: June 3, 2020 as 4:2020cv03154
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Facebook Inc.
Plaintiff: Laura Loomer
Nature of Suit: Assault, Libel, and Slander

ORDER by Judge Haywood S. Gilliam, Jr. Granting 69 Motion for Pro Hac Vice as to Chelsea Kelly. (ndrS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 6/3/2020)

Loomer v. Facebook, Inc.

Filed: June 3, 2020 as 4:2020cv03154
Court: California Northern District Court
Defendant: Facebook Inc.
Plaintiff: Laura Loomer
Nature of Suit: Assault, Libel, and Slander

ORDER by Judge Haywood S. Gilliam, Jr. Granting 68 Motion for Pro Hac Vice as to Laura R. Handman. (ndrS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 6/3/2020)

We Are The People, Inc. et al v. Facebook, Inc. et al

Filed: June 3, 2020 as 1:2019cv08871
Court: New York Southern District Court
Defendant: Sheryl Sandberg, Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook, Inc.
Plaintiff: Jacob Milton, We Are The People, Inc.
Nature of Suit: Other Contract

MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER re: 14 MOTION to Dismiss the Amended Complaint. MOTION to Transfer Case . filed by Mark Zuckerberg, Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook, Inc. Defendants' motion to transfer is GRANTED and their mo tion to dismiss is DENIED without prejudice to renewal following transfer. The Clerk of Court is directed to terminate ECF No. 14, to transfer this action to the United States District Court for the Northern District of California, and to close the case…