AGENCE FRANCE PRESSE v. GOOGLE INC. Featured Case

Plaintiff alleges that Google\'s aggregation of AFP\'s photographs, headlines and story leads in Google News infringes on Plaintiff\'s copyrights.

Plaintiff: AGENCE FRANCE PRESSE
Defendant: GOOGLE INC.
Counter Claimant: GOOGLE INC.
Counter Defendant: AGENCE FRANCE PRESSE
Case Number: 1:2005cv00546
Filed: March 17, 2005
Court: District Of Columbia District Court
Office: Washington, DC Office
County: 99999
Presiding Judge: Gladys Kessler
Nature of Suit: Copyright
Cause of Action: 17:101 Copyright Infringement
Jury Demanded By: Plaintiff

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Date Filed#Document Text
April 6, 2007 64
STIPULATION of Dismissal Joint by Google and by AGENCE FRANCE PRESSE. (Kaufman, Joshua)
March 7, 2007 63
Consent MOTION for Extension of Time to Complete Discovery and Conduct Telephonic Status Report by GOOGLE INC.. (Elgin, Jennifer)
February 1, 2007 61
NOTICE of Change of Address by Heather H. Ramirez (Ramirez, Heather)
December 22, 2006 56
RULE 26b4 STATEMENT. (Waite, Barbara)
December 7, 2006 54
Unopposed MOTION for Leave to Appear Pro Hac Vice :Attorney Name- Jennifer L. Elgin. :Address- WIley Rein & Fielding LLP, 1776 K Street N.W. Washington, D.C. 20006. Phone No. - (202) 719-7453. Fax No. - (202) 719-7049 by GOOGLE INC.. (Kirby, Thomas)
September 29, 2006 53 Opinion or Order of the Court
ORDER that, pursuant to Defendant's praecipe, its pending Motion to Dismiss is withdrawn as to specific works and copyright registrations Plaintiff has identified to date; all deadlines set forth in previous orders of the Court are hereby vacated; the following dates shall apply: Plaintiff's Rule 26 Statements are due December 27, 2006; Defendant's Rule 26 Statements are due January 27, 2007; discovery closes February 27, 2007; and dispositive motions are due April 1, 2007; the parties shall file their witness reports with the Court as soon as such reports become available; the next status conference shall be held on February 27, 2007 at 10:00 a.m.; the November 21, 2006 status conference is hereby cancelled unless counsel believe it will be useful . Signed by Judge Gladys Kessler on 9/29/06. (CS, )
September 25, 2006 52
STATUS REPORT REGARDING MOTION TO DISMISS AND SCHEDULING by GOOGLE INC.. (Kirby, Thomas)
July 21, 2006 50
NOTICE OF WITHDRAWAL OF APPEARANCE as to AGENCE FRANCE PRESSE, AGENCE FRANCE PRESSE. Attorney Jason Andrew Aquilino terminated. (Waite, Barbara)
July 18, 2006 47 Opinion or Order of the Court
ORDER on matters discussed in the Status Conference held on July 18, 2006, including the following changes in deadlines: Plaintiff's Rule 26 Statement is due October 25, 2006; Defendant's Rule 26 Statement is due November 25, 2006; discovery closes December 25, 2006; dispositive motions are due January 25, 2006; the next Status Conference will be held on November 21, 2006 at 9:45 a.m. Signed by Judge Gladys Kessler on 7/18/06. (CS, )
July 17, 2006 46
STATUS REPORT for Conference by AGENCE FRANCE PRESSE. (Kaufman, Joshua)
June 15, 2006 44
NOTICE OF WITHDRAWAL OF APPEARANCE as to GOOGLE INC.. Attorney Scott E. Bain terminated. (Bain, Scott)
June 10, 2006 43
RESPONSE re 42 Stipulation filed by GOOGLE INC.. (Bain, Scott)
June 7, 2006 42
STIPULATION Corrected Version of Stipulation for Extension of Dates Set in Court's January 24, 2006 Stipulated Order by AGENCE FRANCE PRESSE. (Kaufman, Joshua)
March 16, 2006 40
STATUS REPORT by AGENCE FRANCE PRESSE, GOOGLE INC.. (Bain, Scott)
January 24, 2006 37
STIPULATION regarding determining liability for injunctive copyright relief. Signed by Judge Gladys Kessler on 1/24/06. (tth, )
January 17, 2006 35 Opinion or Order of the Court
ORDER setting deadlines and setting the next Status Conference for March 21, 2006 at 9:30 a.m . Signed by Judge Gladys Kessler on 1/17/06. (CS, )
December 2, 2005 33 Opinion or Order of the Court
ORDER setting Motions Hearing for January 11, 2006 at 10:00 a.m. Signed by Judge Gladys Kessler on 12/5/05. (lcgk2)
November 21, 2005 32
Joint MOTION to Amend/Correct Scheduling Order by AGENCE FRANCE PRESSE. (Saunders, Mary)
November 14, 2005 31
REPLY to opposition to motion re 24 partial summary judgment dismissing count II for lack of protectable subject matter filed by GOOGLE INC.. (Bain, Scott)
November 4, 2005 30
Consent MOTION for Extension of Time to File Response/Reply as to 28 Memorandum in Opposition to Motion for Partial Summary Judgment by GOOGLE INC.. (Bain, Scott)
October 24, 2005 27
Consent MOTION for Extension of Time to File Response to Google's Motion for Partial Summary Judgement by AGENCE FRANCE PRESSE. (Kaufman, Joshua)
October 14, 2005 25 Opinion or Order of the Court
ORDER cancelling Hearing on Plaintiff's Motion to Dismiss [#13] scheduled for October 18, 2005 at 9:45 a.m. Signed by Judge Gladys Kessler on 10/14/05. (lcgk2, )
October 5, 2005 22 Opinion or Order of the Court
ORDER that a Hearing on Plaintiff's Motion to Dismiss Defendant's Tenth Additional Defense and First and Third Counterclaims will be held on October 18, 2005 at 9:45 a.m . Signed by Judge Gladys Kessler on 10/5/05. (CS, )
August 4, 2005 21 Opinion or Order of the Court
PROTECTIVE ORDER 20 . Signed by Judge Gladys Kessler on 8/3/05. (mpt, )
June 28, 2005 19
REPLY to opposition to motion re 13 Counterclaims and Affirmative Defense filed by AGENCE FRANCE PRESSE. (Saunders, Mary)
June 20, 2005 17 Opinion or Order of the Court
SCHEDULING ORDER: Discovery due by 4/1/2006. Expert Witness List due by 9/1/2005. Status Conference set for 3/21/2006 09:30 AM in Courtroom 19 before Judge Gladys Kessler.. Signed by Judge Gladys Kessler on 6/20/05. (CS, )
June 15, 2005 16
NOTICE of Appearance by Scott E. Bain on behalf of GOOGLE INC., GOOGLE INC. (Bain, Scott)
June 6, 2005 9
NOTICE of Appearance by Andrew Gerald McBride on behalf of GOOGLE INC., GOOGLE INC. (McBride, Andrew)
May 25, 2005 8 Opinion or Order of the Court
ORDER setting an Initial Scheduling Conference on June 20, 2005 at 10:30 a.m . Signed by Judge Gladys Kessler on 5/25/05. (CS, )
May 19, 2005 7
LCvR 7.1 - CERTIFICATE OF DISCLOSURE of Corporate Affiliations and Financial Interests by GOOGLE INC., GOOGLE INC. (Kirby, Thomas)
May 5, 2005 5
NOTICE of Revised Certificate of Service by AGENCE FRANCE PRESSE re 4 Amended Complaint (Aquilino, Jason)
March 17, 2005 2
LCvR 7.1 - CERTIFICATE OF DISCLOSURE of Corporate Affiliations and Financial Interests by AGENCE FRANCE PRESSE (rje, )

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