Wag Acquisition, L.L.C. v. The Walt Disney Company et al
Plaintiff: Wag Acquisition, L.L.C.
Defendant: The Walt Disney Company and Disney Streaming Services LLC
Case Number: 2:2021cv08230
Filed: October 18, 2021
Court: US District Court for the Central District of California
Presiding Judge: Percy Anderson
Referring Judge: Charles F Eick
2 Judge: John A Kronstadt
Nature of Suit: Patent
Cause of Action: 28 U.S.C. ยง 1338
Jury Demanded By: Plaintiff
Docket Report

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Date Filed Document Text
December 14, 2021 Filing 46 WAIVER OF SERVICE Returned Executed filed by Plaintiff Wag Acquisition, L.L.C.. upon Disney Streaming Services LLC waiver sent by Plaintiff on 11/29/2021, answer due 1/28/2022. Waiver of Service signed by Eric N. Lieberman. (White, William)
December 14, 2021 Filing 45 WAIVER OF SERVICE Returned Executed filed by Plaintiff Wag Acquisition, L.L.C.. upon The Walt Disney Company waiver sent by Plaintiff on 11/29/2021, answer due 1/28/2022. Waiver of Service signed by Janene Bassett. (White, William)
December 14, 2021 Filing 44 NOTICE OF ERRATA filed by Plaintiff Wag Acquisition, L.L.C.. correcting Waiver of Service Executed as to USA, #29 , Waiver of Service Executed as to USA #28 Notice of Errata Re Docket Entries for Defendants Deadline to Respond to Complaint Per Waivers of Service of Summons (White, William)
December 14, 2021 Opinion or Order Filing 43 ORDER by Judge John A. Kronstadt: granting #41 Non-Resident Attorney John Williams APPLICATION to Appear Pro Hac Vice on behalf of Disney Streaming Services LLC, The Walt Disney Company, designating Michael D. Jay as local counsel. (lom)
December 14, 2021 Opinion or Order Filing 42 ORDER by Judge John A. Kronstadt: granting #40 Non-Resident Attorney Jennifer L. Nall APPLICATION to Appear Pro Hac Vice on behalf of Disney Streaming Services LLC, The Walt Disney Company, designating Michael D. Jay as local counsel. (lom)
December 13, 2021 Filing 41 APPLICATION of Non-Resident Attorney John Williams to Appear Pro Hac Vice on behalf of Defendants Disney Streaming Services LLC, The Walt Disney Company (Pro Hac Vice Fee - $500.00 Previously Paid on 12/3/2021, Receipt No. 32424457) filed by Defendant Disney Streaming Services LLC, The Walt Disney Company. (Attachments: #1 Proposed Order Proposed Order to PHV) (Jay, Michael)
December 13, 2021 Filing 40 APPLICATION of Non-Resident Attorney Jennifer L. Nall to Appear Pro Hac Vice on behalf of Defendants Disney Streaming Services LLC, The Walt Disney Company (Pro Hac Vice Fee - $500.00 Previously Paid on 12/3/2021, Receipt No. 32422613) filed by Defendant Disney Streaming Services LLC, The Walt Disney Company. (Attachments: #1 Proposed Order Proposed Order to PHV) (Jay, Michael)
December 8, 2021 Filing 39 RESPONSE BY THE COURT TO NOTICE TO FILER OF DEFICIENCIES IN ELECTRONICALLY FILED DOCUMENTS RE: APPLICATION of Non-Resident Attorney Jennifer L. Nall to Appear Pro Hac Vice #30 ; APPLICATION of Non-Resident Attorney John Williams to Appear Pro Hac Vice #32 by Judge John A. Kronstadt. The application(s) are stricken. Counsel shall correct each deficiency and re-file by December 15, 2021. (tj)
December 7, 2021 Filing 38 NOTICE of Deficiency in Electronically Filed Pro Hac Vice Application RE: APPLICATION of Non-Resident Attorney John Williams to Appear Pro Hac Vice on behalf of Defendants Disney Streaming Services LLC, The Walt Disney Company (Pro Hac Vice Fee - $500 Fee Paid, Receipt No. ACACDC-32424457) #32 . The following error(s) was/were found: Case information is incomplete. DJ and MJ initials missing on application and proposed order. (lt)
December 7, 2021 Filing 37 NOTICE of Deficiency in Electronically Filed Pro Hac Vice Application RE: APPLICATION of Non-Resident Attorney Jennifer L. Nall to Appear Pro Hac Vice on behalf of Defendants Disney Streaming Services LLC, The Walt Disney Company (Pro Hac Vice Fee - $500 Fee Paid, Receipt No. ACACDC-32422613) #30 . The following error(s) was/were found: Local Rule 83-2.1.3.3(a) Application not complete: state courts to which the applicant has been admitted are not listed. Case information is incomplete. DJ and MJ initials missing on application and proposed order. (lt)
December 6, 2021 Filing 36 Notice of Appearance or Withdrawal of Counsel: for attorney Nandan R Padmanabhan counsel for Defendants Disney Streaming Services LLC, The Walt Disney Company. Adding Nandan Padmanabhan as counsel of record for THE WALT DISNEY COMPANY and DISNEY STREAMING SERVICES LLC for the reason indicated in the G-123 Notice. Filed by Defendant THE WALT DISNEY COMPANY and DISNEY STREAMING SERVICES LLC. (Attorney Nandan R Padmanabhan added to party Disney Streaming Services LLC(pty:dft), Attorney Nandan R Padmanabhan added to party The Walt Disney Company(pty:dft))(Padmanabhan, Nandan)
December 6, 2021 Filing 35 NOTICE TO FILER OF DEFICIENCIES in Electronically Filed Documents RE: Notice of Appearance #33 , Notice of Appearance, #31 . The following error(s) was/were found: Incorrect event selected. Correct event to be used is: Notice of Appearance of Withdrawal of Counsel G123.. In response to this notice, the Court may: (1) order an amended or correct document to be filed; (2) order the document stricken; or (3) take other action as the Court deems appropriate. You need not take any action in response to this notice unless and until the Court directs you to do so. (ak)
December 3, 2021 Filing 34 DISCLOSURE of DEFENDANTS FED. R. CIV. P. 7.1 CORPORATE DISCLOSURE STATEMENT filed by Defendants Disney Streaming Services LLC, The Walt Disney Company (Mehta, Erin)
December 3, 2021 Filing 33 NOTICE of Appearance filed by attorney Michael D. Jay on behalf of Defendants Disney Streaming Services LLC, The Walt Disney Company (Jay, Michael)
December 3, 2021 Filing 32 APPLICATION of Non-Resident Attorney John Williams to Appear Pro Hac Vice on behalf of Defendants Disney Streaming Services LLC, The Walt Disney Company (Pro Hac Vice Fee - $500 Fee Paid, Receipt No. ACACDC-32424457) filed by Defendant Disney Streaming Services LLC, The Walt Disney Company. (Jay, Michael)
December 3, 2021 Filing 31 NOTICE of Appearance filed by attorney Erin Greenfield Mehta on behalf of Defendants Disney Streaming Services LLC, The Walt Disney Company (Attorney Erin Greenfield Mehta added to party Disney Streaming Services LLC(pty:dft), Attorney Erin Greenfield Mehta added to party The Walt Disney Company(pty:dft))(Mehta, Erin)
December 3, 2021 Filing 30 APPLICATION of Non-Resident Attorney Jennifer L. Nall to Appear Pro Hac Vice on behalf of Defendants Disney Streaming Services LLC, The Walt Disney Company (Pro Hac Vice Fee - $500 Fee Paid, Receipt No. ACACDC-32422613) filed by Defendant Disney Streaming Services LLC, The Walt Disney Company. (Attorney Michael D. Jay added to party Disney Streaming Services LLC(pty:dft), Attorney Michael D. Jay added to party The Walt Disney Company(pty:dft)) (Jay, Michael)
December 2, 2021 Filing 29 WAIVER OF SERVICE of Summons Returned Executed filed by Plaintiff Wag Acquisition, L.L.C.. upon Disney Streaming Services LLC waiver sent by Plaintiff on 12/1/2021, answer due 3/1/2022. Waiver of Service signed by Eric N. Lieberman. (White, William)
December 2, 2021 Filing 28 WAIVER OF SERVICE of Summons Returned Executed filed by Plaintiff Wag Acquisition, L.L.C.. upon The Walt Disney Company waiver sent by Plaintiff on 12/1/2021, answer due 3/1/2022. Waiver of Service signed by Janene Bassett. (White, William)
October 26, 2021 Opinion or Order Filing 27 ORDER ON APPLICATION OF NON-RESIDENT ATTORNEY TO APPEAR IN A SPECIFIC CASE PRO HAC VICE by Judge John A. Kronstadt: granting #19 , #24 Non-Resident Attorney Ari J Jaffess APPLICATION to Appear Pro Hac Vice on behalf of Plaintiff Wag Acquisition, L.L.C., designating William A White as local counsel. (jp)
October 26, 2021 Opinion or Order Filing 26 ORDER ON APPLICATION OF NON-RESIDENT ATTORNEY TO APPEAR IN A SPECIFIC CASE PRO HAC VICE by Judge John A. Kronstadt: granting #18 , #22 Non-Resident Attorney Ronald Abramson APPLICATION to Appear Pro Hac Vice on behalf of Plaintiff Wag Acquisition, L.L.C., designating William A White as local counsel. (jp)
October 26, 2021 Opinion or Order Filing 25 ORDER by Judge John A. Kronstadt: granting #17 , #23 Non-Resident Attorney David G Liston APPLICATION to Appear Pro Hac Vice on behalf of Plaintiff Wag Acquisition, L.L.C., designating William A White as local counsel. (jp)
October 26, 2021 Filing 24 APPLICATION of Non-Resident Attorney Ari J. Jaffess to Appear Pro Hac Vice on behalf of Plaintiff Wag Acquisition, L.L.C. (Pro Hac Vice Fee - $500.00 Previously Paid on 10/25/2021, Receipt No. ACACDC-32209446) filed by Plaintiff Wag Acquisition, L.L.C.. (Attachments: #1 Proposed Order) (White, William)
October 26, 2021 Filing 23 APPLICATION of Non-Resident Attorney David G. Liston to Appear Pro Hac Vice on behalf of Plaintiff Wag Acquisition, L.L.C. (Pro Hac Vice Fee - $500.00 Previously Paid on 10/25/2021, Receipt No. ACACDC-32209194) filed by Plaintiff Wag Acquisition, L.L.C.. (Attachments: #1 Proposed Order) (White, William)
October 26, 2021 Filing 22 APPLICATION of Non-Resident Attorney Ronald Abramson to Appear Pro Hac Vice on behalf of Plaintiff Wag Acquisition, L.L.C. (Pro Hac Vice Fee - $500.00 Previously Paid on 10/25/2021, Receipt No. ACACDC-32209397) filed by Plaintiff Wag Acquisition, L.L.C.. (Attachments: #1 Proposed Order) (White, William)
October 25, 2021 Filing 21 NOTICE of Deficiency in Electronically Filed Pro Hac Vice Application RE: APPLICATION of Non-Resident Attorney David G. Liston to Appear Pro Hac Vice on behalf of Plaintiff Wag Acquisition, L.L.C. (Pro Hac Vice Fee - $500.00 Previously Paid on 10/25/2021, Receipt No. ACACDC-32209194) #17 , APPLICATION of Non-Resident Attorney Ari J. Jaffess to Appear Pro Hac Vice on behalf of Plaintiff Wag Acquisition, L.L.C. (Pro Hac Vice Fee - $500 Fee Paid, Receipt No. ACACDC-32209446) #19 , APPLICATION of Non-Resident Attorney Ronald Abramson to Appear Pro Hac Vice on behalf of Plaintiff Wag Acquisition, L.L.C. (Pro Hac Vice Fee - $500 Fee Paid, Receipt No. ACACDC-32209397) #18 . The following error(s) was/were found: Local Rule 5-4.3.4 Application not hand-signed. Other error(s) with document(s): Please note that electronic, image or stamp signatures are not allowed. (lt)
October 25, 2021 Opinion or Order Filing 20 ORDER ON APPLICATION OF NONRESIDENT ATTORNEY TO APPEAR IN A SPECIFIC CASE PRO HAC VICE by Judge John A. Kronstadt granting #16 Non-Resident Attorney Alex G Patchen APPLICATION to Appear Pro Hac Vice on behalf of Plaintiff Wag Acquisition, L.L.C., designating William A White as local counsel. (jp)
October 25, 2021 Filing 19 APPLICATION of Non-Resident Attorney Ari J. Jaffess to Appear Pro Hac Vice on behalf of Plaintiff Wag Acquisition, L.L.C. (Pro Hac Vice Fee - $500 Fee Paid, Receipt No. ACACDC-32209446) filed by Plaintiff Wag Acquisition, L.L.C.. (Attachments: #1 Proposed Order) (White, William)
October 25, 2021 Filing 18 APPLICATION of Non-Resident Attorney Ronald Abramson to Appear Pro Hac Vice on behalf of Plaintiff Wag Acquisition, L.L.C. (Pro Hac Vice Fee - $500 Fee Paid, Receipt No. ACACDC-32209397) filed by Plaintiff Wag Acquisition, L.L.C.. (Attachments: #1 Proposed Order) (White, William)
October 25, 2021 Filing 17 APPLICATION of Non-Resident Attorney David G. Liston to Appear Pro Hac Vice on behalf of Plaintiff Wag Acquisition, L.L.C. (Pro Hac Vice Fee - $500.00 Previously Paid on 10/25/2021, Receipt No. ACACDC-32209194) filed by Plaintiff Wag Acquisition, L.L.C.. (Attachments: #1 Proposed Order) (White, William)
October 20, 2021 Filing 16 APPLICATION of Non-Resident Attorney Alex G. Patchen to Appear Pro Hac Vice on behalf of Plaintiff Wag Acquisition, L.L.C. (Pro Hac Vice Fee - $500 Fee Paid, Receipt No. ACACDC-32186512) filed by Plaintiff Wag Acquisition, L.L.C.. (Attachments: #1 Proposed Order on Application of Non-Resident Attorney to Appear in a Specific Case Pro Hac Vice) (White, William)
October 19, 2021 Opinion or Order Filing 15 STANDING ORDERS FOR CIVIL CASES ASSIGNED TO JUDGE JOHN A. KRONSTADT upon filing of the complaint by Judge John A. Kronstadt. Please read each Order carefully as they differ in some respects from the Local Rules. Counsel are advised that the Court, at any time, may amend one or more of its Standing Orders. It is the responsibility of counsel to refer to this Court's Procedures and Schedules found on the website for the United States District Court, Central District of California (www.cacd.uscourts.gov) to obtain the operative order. The Court thanks the parties and their counsel for their anticipated cooperation in carrying out these requirements. (tj)
October 19, 2021 Opinion or Order Filing 14 NOTICE AND ORDER REGARDING TRANSFER AND/OR REASSIGNMENT OF PATENT CASE by Judge Percy Anderson. Case transferred from Judge Percy Anderson to Judge John A. Kronstadt for all further proceedings. Case number now reads 2:21-cv-08230 JAK(Ex). (rn)
October 18, 2021 Filing 13 NOTICE OF PRO HAC VICE APPLICATION DUE for Non-Resident Attorney Alexa G. Patchen. A document recently filed in this case lists you as an out-of-state attorney of record. However, the Court has not been able to locate any record that you are admitted to the Bar of this Court, and you have not filed an application to appear Pro Hac Vice in this case. Accordingly, within 5 business days of the date of this notice, you must either (1) have your local counsel file an application to appear Pro Hac Vice (Form G-64) and pay the applicable fee, or (2) complete the next section of this form and return it to the court at cacd_attyadm@cacd.uscourts.gov. You have been removed as counsel of record from the docket in this case, and you will not be added back to the docket until your Pro Hac Vice status has been resolved. (lh)
October 18, 2021 Filing 12 NOTICE OF PRO HAC VICE APPLICATION DUE for Non-Resident Attorney Ari J. Jaffess. A document recently filed in this case lists you as an out-of-state attorney of record. However, the Court has not been able to locate any record that you are admitted to the Bar of this Court, and you have not filed an application to appear Pro Hac Vice in this case. Accordingly, within 5 business days of the date of this notice, you must either (1) have your local counsel file an application to appear Pro Hac Vice (Form G-64) and pay the applicable fee, or (2) complete the next section of this form and return it to the court at cacd_attyadm@cacd.uscourts.gov. You have been removed as counsel of record from the docket in this case, and you will not be added back to the docket until your Pro Hac Vice status has been resolved. (lh)
October 18, 2021 Filing 11 NOTICE OF PRO HAC VICE APPLICATION DUE for Non-Resident Attorney David G. Liston. A document recently filed in this case lists you as an out-of-state attorney of record. However, the Court has not been able to locate any record that you are admitted to the Bar of this Court, and you have not filed an application to appear Pro Hac Vice in this case. Accordingly, within 5 business days of the date of this notice, you must either (1) have your local counsel file an application to appear Pro Hac Vice (Form G-64) and pay the applicable fee, or (2) complete the next section of this form and return it to the court at cacd_attyadm@cacd.uscourts.gov. You have been removed as counsel of record from the docket in this case, and you will not be added back to the docket until your Pro Hac Vice status has been resolved. (lh)
October 18, 2021 Filing 10 NOTICE OF PRO HAC VICE APPLICATION DUE for Non-Resident Attorney Ronald Abramson. A document recently filed in this case lists you as an out-of-state attorney of record. However, the Court has not been able to locate any record that you are admitted to the Bar of this Court, and you have not filed an application to appear Pro Hac Vice in this case. Accordingly, within 5 business days of the date of this notice, you must either (1) have your local counsel file an application to appear Pro Hac Vice (Form G-64) and pay the applicable fee, or (2) complete the next section of this form and return it to the court at cacd_attyadm@cacd.uscourts.gov. You have been removed as counsel of record from the docket in this case, and you will not be added back to the docket until your Pro Hac Vice status has been resolved. (lh)
October 18, 2021 Filing 9 21 DAY Summons Issued re Complaint (Attorney Civil Case Opening), #1 as to Defendants Disney Streaming Services LLC, The Walt Disney Company. (lh)
October 18, 2021 Filing 8 Notice to Counsel Re Consent to Proceed Before a United States Magistrate Judge. (lh)
October 18, 2021 Filing 7 NOTICE TO PARTIES OF COURT-DIRECTED ADR PROGRAM filed. (lh)
October 18, 2021 Filing 6 NOTICE OF ASSIGNMENT to District Judge Percy Anderson and Magistrate Judge Charles F. Eick. (lh)
October 18, 2021 Filing 5 REPORT ON THE FILING OF AN ACTION Regarding a Patent or a Trademark (Initial Notification) filed by Wag Acquisition, L.L.C., a New Jersey limited liability company. (White, William)
October 18, 2021 Filing 4 NOTICE of Interested Parties filed by Plaintiff Wag Acquisition, L.L.C., a New Jersey limited liability company, identifying WAG Acquisition, L.L.C., William Grywalski, Harry Emerson, Frome Wye Limited, Ernest Buff, Liston Abramson LLP, Harold Price, Robert Landmesser. (White, William)
October 18, 2021 Filing 3 Request for Clerk to Issue Summons on Complaint (Attorney Civil Case Opening), #1 filed by Plaintiff Wag Acquisition, L.L.C., a New Jersey limited liability company. (White, William)
October 18, 2021 Filing 2 CIVIL COVER SHEET filed by Plaintiff Wag Acquisition, L.L.C., a New Jersey limited liability company. (White, William)
October 18, 2021 Filing 1 COMPLAINT with filing fee previously paid ($402.00 paid on 10/18/2021, receipt number ACACDC-32167801), filed by Plaintiff Wag Acquisition, L.L.C., a New Jersey limited liability company. (Attachments: #1 Exhibits A-F) (Attorney William A White added to party Wag Acquisition, L.L.C., a New Jersey limited liability company(pty:pla))(White, William)

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Plaintiff: Wag Acquisition, L.L.C.
Represented By: William A White
Represented By: William A. White
Represented By: Alex G. Patchen
Represented By: Ari J. Jaffess
Represented By: David G. Liston
Represented By: Ronald Abramson
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Defendant: The Walt Disney Company
Represented By: Erin Greenfield Mehta
Represented By: Jennifer L. Nall
Represented By: John C. Williams
Represented By: Michael D. Jay
Represented By: Nandan R. Padmanabhan
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Defendant: Disney Streaming Services LLC
Represented By: Erin Greenfield Mehta
Represented By: Jennifer L. Nall
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Represented By: Michael D. Jay
Represented By: Nandan R. Padmanabhan
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