The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. et al v. Google Inc. Featured Case

Plaintiffs allege that the Google Library Project infringes on plaintiffs\' copyrights by copying copyright-protected works and allowing the public to search and access digital copies of plaintiffs\' works.

Plaintiff: The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc., Pearson Education, Inc., Penguin Group (USA) Inc., Simon & Schuster, Inc. and John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Defendant: Google Inc.
Case Number: 1:2005cv08881
Filed: October 19, 2005
Court: New York Southern District Court
Office: Foley Square Office
County: NewYork
Presiding Judge: John E. Sprizzo
Nature of Suit: Copyright
Cause of Action: 17:101 Copyright Infringement
Jury Demanded By: Defendant

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Date Filed#Document Text
November 22, 2006 30
NOTICE of Intent To Serve Subpoena. Document filed by Google Inc.. (Raider, Ronald)
October 16, 2006 29 Opinion or Order of the Court
AMENDED CASE MANAGEMENT ORDER AND SCHEDULING ORDER: Amended Pleadings due by 6/19/2006. Motions due by 1/11/2008. Pretrial Conference set for 3/12/2007 03:00 PM before Judge John E. Sprizzo. (Signed by Judge John E. Sprizzo on 10/12/06) (kco, )
September 26, 2006 26 Opinion or Order of the Court
PROTECTIVE ORDER...regarding procedures to be followed that shall govern the handling of confidential material.... (Signed by Judge John E. Sprizzo on 9/22/2006) (lb, )
September 14, 2006 25
NOTICE OF APPEARANCE by Ronald Lee Raider on behalf of Google Inc. (Raider, Ronald)
June 12, 2006 24
RULE 26 DISCLOSURE.Document filed by Google Inc..(Raider, Ronald)
June 9, 2006 23
RULE 26 DISCLOSURE.Document filed by Google Inc..(Raider, Ronald)
May 17, 2006 22 Opinion or Order of the Court
STIPULATION AND ORDER the law firm of Quinn Emanuel Urquhart Oliver & Hedges, LLP be substituted as counsel for defendant in the place of the The Law Offices of Robert J. Bernstein. So Ordered. (Signed by Judge John E. Sprizzo on 5/16/06) (jco, )
May 11, 2006 20
NOTICE OF CHANGE OF ADDRESS by Jeffrey A. Conciatori on behalf of Google Inc.. New Address: Quinn Emanuel Urquhart Oliver & Hedges, LLP, 51 Madison Avenue, 22nd. Fl, New York, New York, United States 10010, 212-849-7000. (Conciatori, Jeffrey)
May 9, 2006 19
NOTICE of Substitution of Attorney. Old Attorney: Robert J. Bernstein, New Attorney: Jeffrey A. Conciatori, Address: Quinn Emanuel Urquhart Oliver & Hedges, LLP, 51 Madison Avenue, 22nd. Fl., New York, New York, United States 10010, 212-849-7000. Document filed by Google Inc.. (Conciatori, Jeffrey)
April 19, 2006 18 Opinion or Order of the Court
ORDER granting 17 Motion for Ronald L. Raider to Appear Pro Hac Vice . (Signed by Judge John E. Sprizzo on 4/18/06) (jco, )
April 13, 2006 17
MOTION for Ronald L. Raider to Appear Pro Hac Vice. Document filed by Google Inc. (jco, )
April 12, 2006 16
NOTICE OF APPEARANCE by Jeffrey A. Conciatori on behalf of Google Inc. (Conciatori, Jeffrey)
March 29, 2006 15
NOTICE OF APPEARANCE by Alex Seth Fonoroff, S on behalf of Google Inc. (Fonoroff, Alex)
March 23, 2006 14
NOTICE OF APPEARANCE by Joseph M. Beck on behalf of Google Inc. (Beck, Joseph)
March 16, 2006 12 Opinion or Order of the Court
ORDER granting 11 Motion for Alex S. Fonoroff to Appear Pro Hac Vice (Signed by Judge John E. Sprizzo on 3/14/06) (sac, )
December 15, 2005 11
MOTION for Alex S. Fonoroff to Appear Pro Hac Vice.Document filed by Google Inc.. (djc, )
November 16, 2005 9 Opinion or Order of the Court
ORDER granting 7 Motion for Adam H. Charnes to Appear Pro Hac Vice . (Signed by Judge John E. Sprizzo on 11/14/05) (js, )
November 11, 2005 8
RULE 7.1 DISCLOSURE STATEMENT. Document filed by Google Inc..(Bernstein, Robert)
November 8, 2005 7
MOTION for Adam H. Charnes to Appear Pro Hac Vice. Document filed by Google Inc. (cd, )
November 4, 2005 4
NOTICE OF CASE ASSIGNMENT to Judge John E. Sprizzo. Judge Unassigned no longer assigned to the case. (jeh, )
October 21, 2005 3
SUMMONS RETURNED EXECUTED Summons and Complaint served. Google Inc. served on 10/19/2005, answer due 11/8/2005. Service was accepted by Joseph M. Beck, Esq. of Kilpatrick Stockton LLP. Service was made by Federal Express. Document filed by Simon & Schuster, Inc.; John Wiley & Sons, Inc.; The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.; Pearson Education, Inc.; Penguin Group (USA) Inc.. (Pastore, James)
October 19, 2005 2
RULE 7.1 DISCLOSURE STATEMENT. Document filed by Simon & Schuster, Inc., John Wiley & Sons, Inc., The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc., Pearson Education, Inc., Penguin Group (USA) Inc..(es, ) Additional attachment(s) added on 10/24/2005 (rag, ).

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