(MANx), AO279, DISCOVERY

  U.S. District Court
CENTRAL DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA (Western Division - Los Angeles)
CIVIL DOCKET FOR CASE #: 2:05-cv-03434-RGK-MAN


Lucasfilm Ltd v. Shepperton Design Studios Limited et al
Assigned to: Judge R. Gary Klausner
Referred to: Magistrate Judge Margaret A. Nagle
Cause: 17:0101 Copyright Infringement

Date Filed: 05/06/2005
Jury Demand: Plaintiff
Nature of Suit: 820 Copyright
Jurisdiction: Federal Question
Plaintiff
Lucasfilm Ltd
a California corporation
represented byPeter J Anderson
Peter J Anderson Law Offices
100 Wilshire Blvd, Ste 2010
Santa Monica, CA 90401
310-260-6030
Email: pja@pjanderson.com
LEAD ATTORNEY
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

V.
Defendant
Shepperton Design Studios Limited
a United Kingdom company incorporated in England
represented byLori A Winfree
Nixon Peabody
2040 Main St, Ste 850
Irvine, CA 92614
949-475-6900
Fax: 949-475-6910
LEAD ATTORNEY
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

William L Robinson
Nixon Peabody
2040 Main St, Ste 850
Irvine, CA 92614
949-475-6900
Fax: 949-475-6910
LEAD ATTORNEY
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Defendant
Andrew Ainsworth
an individual
represented byLori A Winfree
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

William L Robinson
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Defendant
Does
1 through 100, both inclusive

Date Filed

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Docket Text

05/06/20051 COMPLAINT against defendants Shepperton Design Studios Limited, Andrew Ainsworth.(Filing fee $ 250) Jury Demanded. , filed by plaintiff Lucasfilm Ltd.(rrey, ) (Entered: 05/13/2005)
05/06/2005 20 Day Summons Issued re Complaint - (Discovery)[1] as to Shepperton Design Studios Limited, Andrew Ainsworth. (rrey, ) (Entered: 05/13/2005)
05/06/20052NOTICE of Interested Parties filed by Plaintiff Lucasfilm Ltd. (rrey, ) (Entered: 05/13/2005)
05/06/2005 REPORT ON THE FILING OF AN ACTION REGARDING COPYRIGHT (cc: form mailed to Washington, D.C.) (Opening) (rrey, ) (Entered: 05/13/2005)
05/06/2005 FAX number for Attorney Peter J Anderson is 310-260-6040. (rrey, ) (Entered: 05/13/2005)
05/13/20053 STANDING ORDER Regarding Newly Assigned Cases by Judge R. Gary Klausner: This action has been assigned to the calendar of Judge R. Gary Klausner. The Plaintiff shall promptly serve the Complaint in accordance with Fed.R.Civ. P. 4 and file the proofs of service pursuant to Local Rule. (See document for further information)(dw, ) (Entered: 05/16/2005)
07/15/20054STIPULATION To Extend Time To Respond to Complaint for defendant Shepperton Design Studios and Defendant Andrew Ainsworth's time to answer move to dismiss or otherwise respond to Plaintiff Lucasfilm Ltd's Complaint is extended up to and including 8/15/2005. filed by Defendants Shepperton Design Studios Limited; Andrew Ainsworth. (dw, ) (Entered: 07/20/2005)
08/16/20055CERTIFICATE of Interested Parties filed by Defendants Shepperton Design Studios Limited, Andrew Ainsworth. (dw, ) (Entered: 08/17/2005)
08/16/20056 NOTICE OF MOTION AND MOTION to Dismiss for Lack of Jurisdiction, memorandum filed by defendants Shepperton Design Studios Limited, Andrew Ainsworth. Motion set for hearing on 9/19/2005 at 09:00 AM before Honorable R. Gary Klausner. Lodged order. (dmjr, ) (Entered: 08/18/2005)
08/16/2005 7 DECLARATION of L A Winfree re MOTION to Dismiss for Lack of Jurisdiction[6] filed by defendants Shepperton Design Studios Limited, Andrew Ainsworth. (dmjr, ) (Entered: 08/18/2005)
08/16/20058 DECLARATION of Andrew Ainsworth re MOTION to Dismiss for Lack of Jurisdiction[6] filed by defendants Shepperton Design Studios Limited, Andrew Ainsworth. (dmjr, ) (Entered: 08/18/2005)
08/16/20059 DECLARATION of Daniel Simental filed by Defendants Shepperton Design Studios Limited, Andrew Ainsworth. (dmjr, ) (Entered: 08/18/2005)
09/02/200510 MEMORANDUM in Opposition to MOTION to Dismiss for Lack of Jurisdiction[6] filed by plaintiff Lucasfilm Ltd. (dmjr, ) (Entered: 09/14/2005)
09/02/200511 DECLARATION of Craig Rundels re opposition to MOTION to Dismiss for Lack of Jurisdiction[6] filed by plaintiff Lucasfilm Ltd. (dmjr, ) (Entered: 09/14/2005)
09/02/200512 DECLARATION of P J Anderson re opposition to MOTION to Dismiss for Lack of Jurisdiction[6] filed by plaintiff Lucasfilm Ltd. (dmjr, ) (Entered: 09/14/2005)
09/02/200513 DECLARATION of Howard Roffman re opposition to MOTION to Dismiss for Lack of Jurisdiction[6] filed by plaintiff Lucasfilm Ltd. (dmjr, ) (Entered: 09/14/2005)
09/02/200514 DECLARATION of Jason Hayes re opposition to MOTION to Dismiss for Lack of Jurisdiction[6] filed by plaintiff Lucasfilm Ltd. (dmjr, ) (Entered: 09/14/2005)
09/02/200515 DECLARATION of Raymond Black re opposition to MOTION to Dismiss for Lack of Jurisdiction[6] filed by plaintiff Lucasfilm Ltd. (dmjr, ) (Entered: 09/14/2005)
09/12/200517 REPLY TO PLAINTIFF'S OPPOSITION To their Motion to Dismiss for Lack of Jurisdiction[6] filed by Defendants Shepperton Design Studios Limited and Andrew Ainsworth. (yl, ) (Entered: 09/20/2005)
09/12/200518 DECLARATION of Andrew Ainsworth in Support of MOTION to Dismiss for Lack of Jurisdiction[6] filed by Defendants Shepperton Design Studios Limited and Andrew Ainsworth. (yl, ) (Entered: 09/20/2005)
09/12/200519 DECLARATION of GEMMA CULLIS In Support of Motion to Dismiss for Lack of Jurisdiction[6] filed by Defendants Shepperton Design Studios Limited and Andrew Ainsworth. (yl, ) (Entered: 09/20/2005)
09/15/200516 MINUTES OF (IN CHAMBERS) by Judge R. Gary Klausner: Court hereby advises counsel that the above-referenced motion set for hearing on 9/19/05 at 9:00am is UNDER SUBMISSION and taken off the motion calendar. (See document for further information) RE: MOTION to Dismiss for Lack of Jurisdiction [6] Court Reporter: Not Reported. (dw, ) (Entered: 09/16/2005)
10/03/200520 MINUTES OF (IN CHAMBERS) by Judge R. Gary Klausner: DENIED RE: MOTION to Dismiss for Lack of Jurisdiction[6] Court Reporter: Not Reported. (dw, ) (Entered: 10/04/2005)
11/15/200521 FIRST AMENDED COMPLAINT For Copyright Infringement Unfair Competiton and Trademark Infringement [Demand for Jury Trial] against Defendants Shepperton Design Studios Limited, Andrew Ainsworth, Does amending Complaint - (Discovery)[1] ,filed by Plaintiff Lucasfilm Ltd (dw, ) (Entered: 11/17/2005)
11/28/2005 Summons Issued re First Amended Complaint, [21] as to Defendants Shepperton Design Studios Limited, Andrew Ainsworth, Does. (dw, ) (Entered: 11/29/2005)
02/07/200622PROOF OF SERVICE of Summons and First Amended Complaint Executed by Plaintiff Lucasfilm Ltd, upon Shepperton Design Studios Limited served on 12/21/2005, answer due 1/10/2006. The Summons and Complaint were served by Not Specified service, by Per Hague Convention, upon Gordon Haxton, Partner in Firm. Original Summons not returned; Only copy was returned. (dw, ) (Entered: 02/08/2006)
02/07/200623PROOF OF SERVICE of Summons and First Amended Complaint on Defendant Andrew Ainsworth Executed by Plaintiff Lucasfilm Ltd, upon Andrew Ainsworth served on 1/5/2006, answer due 1/25/2006. The Summons and Complaint were served by Personal service, by Per Hague Convention statute, upon Andrew Ainsworth. Original Summons not returned. Only copy was returned. (dw, ) (Entered: 02/08/2006)
02/07/200624REQUEST for Entry of Default of Defendants Shepperton Design Studios Limited and Andrew Ainsworth filed by Plaintiff Lucasfilm Ltd. (dw, ) (Entered: 02/08/2006)
02/08/200625NOTICE OF DEFICIENCY DEFAULT Re: REQUEST for Entry of Default against DefendantsShepperton Design Studios Limited, Andrew Ainsworth[24]. The Clerk cannot enter the requested relief as Clerks not authorized to process default for which defendants were served upon foreign service. Request forwarded to assigned Judge for consideration. (dw, ) (Entered: 02/08/2006)
03/02/200626MINUTES OF (IN CHAMBERS) ORDER by Judge R. Gary Klausner: Plaintiff's Request for Entry of Default of Defendnts Shepperton Design Studios Limited and Andrew Ainsworth is granted. RE: REQUEST for Entry of Default against Defendants Shepperton Design Studios Limited, Andrew Ainsworth[24] Court Reporter: Not Reported. (dw, ) (Entered: 03/02/2006)
03/02/200627DEFAULT BY CLERK ENTERED as to Defendants Shepperton Design Studios Limited, Andrew Ainsworth (dw, ) (Entered: 03/02/2006)
08/10/200628MINUTES OF (IN CHAMBERS) ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE Re Dismissal Re Lack of Prosecution by Judge R. Gary Klausner: The Court on its own motion ORDERS that counsel for plaintiff show cause in writing on or before 8/21/06 why this action should not be dismissed for lack of prosecution. Court will consider the filing of Plaintiff's Motion for Entry of Default Judgment on or before the above date. (See document for further information). Court Reporter: Not Reported. (dw, ) (Entered: 08/10/2006)
08/21/200629NOTICE OF MOTION AND MOTION for Default Judgment against Defendants Shepperton Design Studios Limited and Andrew Ainsworth filed by Plaintiff Lucasfilm Ltd. Motion set for hearing on 9/18/2006 at 09:00 AM before Judge R. Gary Klausner. Lodged Proposed Order and Proposed Judgment. (ir, ) (Entered: 08/30/2006)
08/21/200630MEMORANDUM of Points and Authorities in Support of Plaintiffs Motion for Default Judgment against Defendants Shepperton Design Studios Limited and Andrew Ainsworth [29] filed by Plaintiff Lucasfilm Ltd. (ir, ) (Entered: 08/30/2006)
08/21/200631DECLARATION of Howard Roffman in support of Plaintiffs Motion for Default Judgment against Defendants Shepperton Design Studios Limited and Andrew Ainsworth [29] filed by Plaintiff Lucasfilm Ltd. (ir, ) (Entered: 08/30/2006)
08/21/200632DECLARATION of Matt Gauthier in support of Plaintiffs Motion for Default Judgment against Defendants Shepperton Design Studios Limited and Andrew Ainsworth [29] filed by Plaintiff Lucasfilm Ltd. (ir, ) (Entered: 08/30/2006)
08/21/200633DECLARATION of Peter J Anderson in support of Plaintiffs Motion for Default Judgment against Defendants Shepperton Design Studios Limited and Andrew Ainsworth [29] filed by Plaintiff Lucasfilm Ltd. (ir, ) (Entered: 08/30/2006)
08/21/200634 NOTICE OF LODGING OF EXHIBIT in support of Plaintiffs Motion for Default Judgment against Defendants Shepperton Design Studios Limited and Andrew Ainsworth [29] filed by Plaintiff Lucasfilm Ltd.; Lodged Exhibit (ir, ) (Entered: 08/30/2006)
09/13/200635MINUTES: (IN CHAMBERS) Plaintiffs Motion for Default Judgment [29]. Court hereby advises counsel that the above-referenced motion set for hearing on 9/18/06 at 9:00 is UNDER SUBMISSION and taken off the motion calendar. Furthermore no appearance by counsel is necessary. Court will issue a ruling after full consideration of the submitted pleadings IT IS SO ORDERED by Judge R. Gary Klausner Court Reporter: Not Reported. (ir, ) (Entered: 09/14/2006)
09/20/200636ORDER by Judge R. Gary Klausner: Plaintiffs Motion for Default Judgment [29] is granted. (Made JS-6. Case Terminated.)(ir, ) (Entered: 09/21/2006)