Doe v. Steele et al

United States District Court Southern District of California
Case #: 3:20-cv-01818
Circuit: 9th
Cause: 28:1332 Diversity Action

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Plaintiffs:

Doe, Jane

Defendants:

24-7 Internet, Inc.,

ASEXBOX.COM,

AV Entertainment, Inc.,

Black Ice LTD,

Diabolic Video Productions, Inc.,

Elegant Angel, Inc.,

Excalibur Films, Ltd.,

KNPB Media B.V.,

Steele, Cissy

TUBEXXXONE.com,

Third Degree Films,

WREAL, LLC,

Zero Tolerance Entertainment, Inc.,

2022-05-12: ate Judge Michael S. Berg. Signed by Magistrate Judge Michael S. Berg on 5/12/2022. (tcf)ORDER Granting 102 Joint Motion Requesting Settlement Conference and Extension of Fact Discovery. The fact discovery cut-off is CONTINUED to 8/5/2022. A Settlement Conference will be held via video conference on 6/10/2022 at 9:30 AM before Magistr

2022-02-15: ORDER Granting in Part and Denying in Part 97 Joint Motion to Continue Dates from December 1, 2021 First Amended Scheduling Order. Signed by Magistrate Judge Michael S. Berg on 2/15/2022. (All non-registered users served via U.S. Mail Service) (tcf)

2022-01-24: ORDER Granting 89 Stipulation Regarding Defendant Cissy Steele's Discovery Responses. Finding good cause and based on the Parties' agreement, the Court APPROVES and ENTERS the Parties' stipulation. (See ECF No. 90-1.) Signed by Magistrate Judge Michael S. Berg on 1/24/2022. (tcf)

2022-01-24: ORDER Setting Telephonic Discovery Conference. The Court SETS a telephonic Discovery Conference with counsel for the Parties for 1/28/2022 at 3:30 PM before Magistrate Judge Michael S. Berg. Signed by Magistrate Judge Michael S. Berg on 1/24/2022. (tcf)

2022-01-18: ORDER Setting Telephonic Discovery Conference. The Court SETS a telephonic Discovery Conference with counsel for the Parties for 1/24/2022 at 11:00 AM before Magistrate Judge Michael S. Berg. Signed by Magistrate Judge Michael S. Berg on 1/18/2022. (tcf)

2021-12-16: ORDER Entering Discovery Stipulation of Plaintiff and Video Defendants and Vacating Telephonic Discovery Conference [ECF No. 84]. Finding good cause and based on the Parties' agreement, the Court APPROVES and ENTERS the Parties' stipulation. (See ECF No. 84 at 3.) Based on the Parties' representation that there are currently no discovery disputes between them, the Court sua sponte VACATES the 12/17/2021 telephonic Discovery Conference. Signed by Magistrate Judge Michael S. Berg on 12/16/2021. (tcf)

2021-12-01: ORDER Granting 80 Joint Motion to Continue Dates in July 8, 2021 Scheduling Order and First Amended Scheduling Order. A Mandatory Settlement Conference will be conducted on 7/6/2022 at 9:30 AM before Magistrate Judge Michael S. Berg. Signed by Magistrate Judge Michael S. Berg on 12/1/2021. (tcf)

2021-09-28: Protective Order (ECF No. 70). Signed by Magistrate Judge Michael S. Berg on 9/28/2021. (tcf)

2021-08-30: ORDER Setting Telephonic Discovery Conference. The Court SETS a telephonic Discovery Conference for 9/3/2021 at 11:00 AM before Magistrate Judge Michael S. Berg. Signed by Magistrate Judge Michael S. Berg on 8/30/2021. (tcf)

2021-07-07: ORDER Denying 58 Plaintiff Jane Doe's Ex Parte Motion to Excuse Personal Appearance at Early Neutral Evaluation ("ENE") and Case Management Conference ("CMC"). Signed by Magistrate Judge Michael S. Berg on 7/7/2021. (tcf)

2021-05-27: ORDER Granting 48 Defense Counsel's Motion to Withdraw. The Court VACATES the 6/7/2021 hearing date. The Court ORDERS Counsel to provide a copy of this Order to Defendant Steele. The Court INSTRUCTS Steele that failure to retain new counsel will result in this action continuing with her proceeding pro se. See CivLR 83.11. Accordingly, Steele must notify the Court if she intends to proceed pro se on or before 6/7/2021; alternatively, if Steel chooses to retain new counsel, the new counsel must file a notice of appearance on or before 6/7/2021. Signed by Judge Michael M. Anello on 5/27/2021. (tcf)

2021-05-06: ORDER re 48 Defense Counsel's Motion to Withdraw. The Court ORDERS Counsel to serve the motion and this Order on Steele and then file an amended declaration pertaining to such service on or before 5/12/2021. The Court EXTENDS the deadline for Steele to file any response to Counsel's motion to on or before 5/26/2021. The hearing date for the motion remains unchanged. Thereafter, the Court will issue a ruling on the pending motion to withdraw in due course. Signed by Judge Michael M. Anello on 5/6/2021. Signed by Judge Michael M. Anello on 5/6/2021. (tcf)

2021-05-03: ORDER Granting 49 Joint Motion for Continuance of Pretrial Proceedings. The Joint Discovery Plan is due 7/1/2021. The Zoom Early Neutral Evaluation and Case Management Conference are continued to 7/8/2021 at 9:30 AM before Magistrate Judge Michael S. Berg. Signed by Magistrate Judge Michael S. Berg on 4/30/2021. (tcf)

2021-03-26: Notice and Order for Early Neutral Evaluation Conference and Case Management Conference. A Joint Discovery Plan is due 4/30/2021. An Early Neutral Evaluation is set for 5/7/2021 at 9:30 AM before Magistrate Judge Michael S. Berg via video conference. If the case does not settle during the ENE, the Court will conduct a Case Management Conference. Signed by Magistrate Judge Michael S. Berg on 3/26/2021. (tcf)

2021-03-11: ORDER Denying 25 Motion to Compel Arbitration. Signed by Judge Michael M. Anello on 3/11/2021. (tcf)

2020-12-03: ORDER Granting 31 Joint Motion to Dismiss Plaintiff's Claims Against Defendant AV Entertainment, Inc. The Court GRANTS the parties' joint motion and DISMISSES Plaintiff Jane Doe's claims against Defendant AV Entertainment, Inc. with prejudice. Each party shall bear its own attorneys' fees and costs. Signed by Judge Michael M. Anello on 12/3/2020. (tcf)

2020-11-16: ORDER Granting in Part 4 Plaintiff's Motion for Protective Order and Leave to Proceed Anonymously. For the foregoing reasons, the Court GRANTS IN PART Plaintiff's motion. The Court GRANTS leave for Plaintiff to proceed anonymously under the pseudonym Jane Doe in her public filings. The Court ORDERS all publicly filed materials in this action refer to Plaintiff as Jane Doe. The Court declines to rule on Plaintiff's request for a protective order and refers the matter to the assigned Magistrate Judge for consideration in due course. Signed by Judge Michael M. Anello on 11/13/2020. (tcf)