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DOCKET 3:06cv00338
Case Name: CBS Broadcasting Inc et al v. Does 1- 10
Status: Terminated
Terminated: 05/16/2007
Disposition: Judgment - Judgment on Consent
Filed: 2/23/2006
Court: Texas Northern District Court
Assigned to: Jerry Buchmeyer
Jury demand: Defendant
Nature of Suit: Property Rights - Copyrights (820)
Jurisdiction: Federal Question
Basis: 28:1338 Copyright Infringement
Origin: 1
Office: Dallas
County: XX US, Outside State
Flags: CLOSED, COPYRIGHT, ECF, MREF, SANDERSON, STAYED

PARTIES and ATTORNEYS
Plaintiff(s)
 CBS Broadcasting Inc, Plaintiff
 Columbia Pictures Industries Inc, Plaintiff
 Disney Enterprises, Inc., Plaintiff
 Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation, Plaintiff
 Warner Bros Entertainment Inc, Plaintiff

Defendant(s)
 Binnews, LLC, Defendant
 Does 1- 10, Defendant
 Joseph Morganelli, Defendant

DOCKET DETAIL
00-00-2000#Docket Text
02-23-20061COMPLAINT for Damages and Injunctive Relief against Does 1- 10 filed by Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation, Warner Bros Entertainment Inc, CBS Broadcasting Inc, Columbia Pictures Industries Inc, Disney Enterprises, Inc.. (Filing fee $250; Receipt number 228181)(jyg, ) Additional attachment(s) added on 2/27/2006 (jyg, ). (Entered: 02/24/2006)

NOTICE 2.2
Report on the Filing or Determination of an Action or Appeal Regarding a Copyright re Complaint filed 3

02-23-20062CERTIFICATE OF INTERESTED PERSONS by Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation, Warner Bros Entertainment Inc, CBS Broadcasting Inc, Columbia Pictures Industries Inc, Disney Enterprises, Inc.. (jyg, ) (Entered: 02/27/2006)
02-23-20062.1***Magistrate Judge William F Sanderson Jr chosen by random selection to handle matters that may be referred in this case. (jyg, ) (Entered: 02/24/2006)
02-23-20062.2NOTICE of Docket Text/Document Modification by Deputy Clerk regarding Complaint, [1] Civil Cover sheet attached to image. (jyg, ) (Entered: 02/27/2006)
02-27-20063Report on the Filing or Determination of an Action or Appeal Regarding a Copyright re [1] Complaint, filed by Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation, Warner Bros Entertainment Inc, CBS Broadcasting Inc, Columbia Pictures Industries Inc, Disney Enterprises, Inc. (jyg, ) (Entered: 02/27/2006)
02-27-20064MOTION for Leave to Take Immediate Discovery to Learn the Identities of Doe Defendants by Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation, Warner Bros Entertainment Inc, CBS Broadcasting Inc, Columbia Pictures Industries Inc, Disney Enterprises, Inc. (klm, ) (Entered: 02/28/2006)

MOTION 5 6
ORDER 7

02-27-20065Memorandum in Support re [4] MOTION for Leave to Take Immediate Discovery to Learn the Identities of Doe Defendants filed by Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation, Warner Bros Entertainment Inc, CBS Broadcasting Inc, Columbia Pictures Industries Inc, Disney Enterprises, Inc. (klm, ) (Entered: 02/28/2006)
02-27-20066Appendix Declaration of Chad Tilbury in Support re [4] MOTION for Leave to Take Immediate Discovery filed by Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation, Warner Bros Entertainment Inc, CBS Broadcasting Inc, Columbia Pictures Industries Inc, Disney Enterprises, Inc. (klm, ) (Entered: 02/28/2006)
03-08-20067ORDER granting [4] Plaintiff's Motion to Take Leave for Immediate Discovery. (Signed by Judge Jerry Buchmeyer on 3/8/06) (klm, ) (Entered: 03/08/2006)
03-10-20068Proof of Service for Subpoena served on George Poletes, Corporate Counsel on 3/9/06. (klm, ) (Entered: 03/13/2006)
03-15-20069Application and Order for Admission Pro Hac Vice by Duane C Pozza for CBS Broadcasting, Inc., Columbia Pictures Industries, Inc., Disney Enterprises, Inc., Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation and Warner Bros Entertainment Inc. (Signed by Judge Jerry Buchmeyer on 3/15/06) (klm, ) (Entered: 03/16/2006)
03-15-200610Application and Order for Admission Pro Hac Vice by Katherine A Fallow for CBS Broadcasting, Inc., Columbia Pictures Industries, Inc., Disney Enterprises, Inc., Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation and Warner Bros Entertainment Inc. (Signed by Judge Jerry Buchmeyer on 3/15/06) (klm, ) (Entered: 03/16/2006)
03-15-200611Expedited MOTION for Immediate Discovery to Preserve Evidence of Copyright Infringement by Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation, Warner Bros Entertainment Inc, CBS Broadcasting Inc, Columbia Pictures Industries Inc, Disney Enterprises, Inc. (klm, ) Modified on 3/28/2006 (klm, ). (Entered: 03/28/2006)

MOTION 12
ORDER 13

03-15-200612Memorandum in Support re [11] Expedited MOTION for Immediate Discovery to Preserve Evidence of Copyright Infringement filed by Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation, Warner Bros Entertainment Inc, CBS Broadcasting Inc, Columbia Pictures Industries Inc, Disney Enterprises, Inc. (klm, ) (Entered: 03/28/2006)
03-29-200613ORDER granting leave [11] Motion for Discovery for Immediate Discovery to Preserve Evidence of Copyright Infringement (Signed by Judge Jerry Buchmeyer on 3/29/06) (klm, ) (Entered: 03/29/2006)
03-31-200614PROOF of Service for Subpoena in a Civil Case served on Planet.Com Internet Services, Inc. and Vice President of Network Engineering William R. Charnock on 3/29/2006. (kdc, ) (Entered: 03/31/2006)
04-14-200615Order Designating Case for ECF - see order for specifics. (Signed by Judge Jerry Buchmeyer on 4/14/06) (klm, ) (Entered: 04/14/2006)
05-16-200616AMENDED COMPLAINT against Binnews, LLC, Joseph Morganelli, Does 1- 10 filed by Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation, Warner Bros Entertainment Inc, CBS Broadcasting Inc, Columbia Pictures Industries Inc, Disney Enterprises, Inc.. (Fallow, Katherine) (Entered: 05/16/2006)
05-16-200617Summons Issued as to Binnews, LLC, Joseph Morganelli. (klm, ) (Entered: 05/17/2006)
05-31-200618CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE by Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation, Warner Bros Entertainment Inc, CBS Broadcasting Inc, Columbia Pictures Industries Inc, Disney Enterprises, Inc. (Stipulation to Accept Service) (Fallow, Katherine) (Entered: 05/31/2006)
07-07-200619ANSWER to Complaint with Jury Demand by Binnews, LLC, Joseph Morganelli (Baker, Charles) (Entered: 07/07/2006)
07-21-200620SCHEDULING ORDER: Amended Pleadings due by 10/2/2006. Discovery due by 10/20/2006. Docket Call set for four-week docket beginning 2/2007 before Judge Jerry Buchmeyer. Pretrial Conference set for 2/2/2007 10:00 AM before Judge Jerry Buchmeyer. Motions due by 11/3/2006. Proposed Pretrial Order due by 1/12/2007. Pretrial Materials due by 1/12/2007. (Signed by Judge Jerry Buchmeyer on 7/21/06) (klm, ) (Entered: 07/21/2006)
08-18-200621STATUS REPORT (JOINT) by Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation, Warner Bros Entertainment Inc, Does 1- 10, CBS Broadcasting Inc, Columbia Pictures Industries Inc, Binnews, LLC, Joseph Morganelli, Disney Enterprises, Inc.. (Fallow, Katherine) (Entered: 08/18/2006)
09-29-200622Joint MOTION to Stay (Unopposed) by Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation, Warner Bros Entertainment Inc, Does 1- 10, CBS Broadcasting Inc, Columbia Pictures Industries Inc, Binnews, LLC, Joseph Morganelli, Disney Enterprises, Inc. (Fallow, Katherine) (Entered: 09/29/2006)

ORDER 23

10-02-200623ORDER granting [22] Unopposed Joint Motion For Temporary Stay of Proceedings. It is hereby ordered that this case is stayed for sixty days, and the Scheduling Order is hereby modified to the extent that all pending deadlines are extended for an additional sixty days. (Signed by Judge Jerry Buchmeyer on October 2, 2006) (jyg, ) (Entered: 10/02/2006)
12-06-200624MOTION to Substitute Attorney. Motion Filed by Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation, Warner Bros Entertainment Inc, CBS Broadcasting Inc, Columbia Pictures Industries Inc, Disney Enterprises, Inc. (Areheart, Bradley) (Entered: 12/06/2006)

ORDER 29

12-08-200625Joint MOTION to Stay of Proceedings (Temporary) by Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation, Warner Bros Entertainment Inc, Does 1- 10, CBS Broadcasting Inc, Columbia Pictures Industries Inc, Binnews, LLC, Joseph Morganelli, Disney Enterprises, Inc. (Fallow, Katherine) (Entered: 12/08/2006)

ORDER IT IS HEREBY ORDERED 26

12-11-200626ORDER granting [25] Unopposed Joint Motion for Temporary Stay of Proceedings. IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that this case is stayed for an additional sixty (60) days, and the Scheduling Order is hereby modified to the extent that all pending deadlines are extended for an additional sixty days. (Signed by Judge Jerry Buchmeyer on December 11, 2006) (jyg, ) (Entered: 12/12/2006) (LM)
02-16-200727Joint MOTION to Stay by Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation, Warner Bros Entertainment Inc, CBS Broadcasting Inc, Columbia Pictures Industries Inc, Disney Enterprises, Inc. (Fallow, Katherine) (Entered: 02/16/2007)

ORDER 28

02-21-200728ORDER granting [27] Unopposed Joint Motion for Temporary Stay Proceedings. It is hereby ordered that this case is stayed an additional 45 days. See order for schedule. (Signed by Judge Jerry Buchmeyer on February 21, 2007) (jyg) (Entered: 02/22/2007)
03-19-200729ORDER granting [24] Motion to Substitute Attorney. IT IS THEREFORE ORDERED that Kristen Schulz is permitted to withdraw as attorney and Brad Areheart will be substituted as lead counsel for Plaintiffs in the above captioned case. (Signed by Judge Jerry Buchmeyer on March 19, 2007) (jyg) (Entered: 03/19/2007)
04-17-200730STIPULATION by Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation, Warner Bros Entertainment Inc, CBS Broadcasting Inc, Columbia Pictures Industries Inc, Disney Enterprises, Inc.. (Fallow, Katherine) (Entered: 04/17/2007)
05-16-200731CONSENT JUDGMENT AND PERMANENT INJUNCITON in favor of CBS Broadcasting Inc, Columbia Pictures Industries Inc, Disney Enterprises, Inc., Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation, Warner Bros Entertainment Inc against Binnews, LLC, Does 1- 10, Joseph Morganelli. Defendants shall pay damages to Plaintiffs in the amount of Fifteen Million U.S. Dollars (US$15,000,000). See order for details. (Signed by Judge Jerry Buchmeyer on May 16, 2007) (jyg) (Entered: 05/16/2007)

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