Nobles v. L'Oreal USA, Inc. et al - Document 24

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STIPULATION AND ORDER. Signed by Judge Charles R. Breyer on 9/10/2013. (crblc1S, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 9/10/2013)

1 2 3 4 5 6 Reginald Von Terrell THE TERRELL LAW GROUP Post Office Box 13315, PMB #148 Oakland, CA 94661 Telephone: (510) 237-9700 Facsimile: (510) 237-4616 Email: reggiet2@aol.com C. Brandon Wisoff (SBN 121930) FARELLA BRAUN & MARTEL LLP 235 Montgomery Street, 17th Floor San Francisco, CA 94104 Telephone: (415) 954-4400 Facsimile: (415) 954-4480 Email: bwisoff@fbm.com Attorneys for Plaintiff AYANNA NOBLES, on behalf of herself and others similarly situated Jeremy Feigelson (admitted pro hac vice) Jeffrey S. Jacobson (admitted pro hac vice) DEBEVOISE & PLIMPTON LLP 919 Third Avenue New York, NY 10022 Telephone: (212) 909-6000 Facsimile: (212) 521-7230 Email: jsjacobs@debevoise.com Email: jfeigelson@debevoise.com 7 8 9 10 Frederick B. Warder, III (admitted pro hac vice) PATTERSON BELKNAP WEBB & TYLER LLP 1133 Avenue of the Americas New York, NY 10036 Telephone: (212) 336-2000 Facsimile: (212) 336-2222 Email: fbwarder@pbwt.com 11 12 13 14 Attorneys for Defendants L’ORÉAL USA, INC. and MAYBELLINE, LLC 15 16 17 UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA SAN FRANCISCO DIVISION 18 19 20 AYANNA NOBLES, on behalf of herself and others similarly situated, Plaintiffs, 21 22 23 24 Case No. 3:13-cv-01911-CRB Hon. Charles R. Breyer JOINT STIPULATION TO AMEND AND TRANSFER, AND ORDER v. L’ORÉAL USA, INC., a Delaware corporation; MAYBELLINE, LLC, a New York limited liability company dba MAYBELLINE, NEW YORK, 25 Defendants. 26 27 28 JOINT STIPULATION TO AMEND AND TRANSFER AND ORDER Case No. 3:13-cv-0911-CRB -123719665v1 1 WHEREAS, Plaintiff Ayanna Nobles and Defendants L’Oréal USA, Inc. and Maybelline, 2 LLC, a New York limited liability company d/b/a Maybelline, New York (collectively 3 “Defendants”) are presently named parties in the above captioned litigation; and 4 WHEREAS, on August 22, 2013, the Court ordered the parties to show cause why this action 5 and the related action Orshansky v. L’Oréal USA, Inc., et al., Case No. 3:12-cv-06342, should or 6 should not be transferred to the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York; 7 8 9 Now, therefore, Plaintiff Ayanna Nobles and Defendants, by and through their respective counsel of record, hereby stipulate as follows: 1. By September 16, 2013, Plaintiff and counsel for Liat Orshansky, plaintiff in the related 10 action Orshansky v. L’Oréal USA, Inc., et al., Case No. 3:12-cv-06342, will file an amended 11 complaint in this action, adding Ms. Orshansky as a plaintiff and omitting the currently-pleaded 12 claims respecting the mascara products, Maybelline’s Volum’Express The Falsies and L’Oréal Paris’ 13 Voluminous False Fiber Lashes, thus pleading claims only with respect to SuperStay 14HR Lipstick 14 and SuperStay 10 Stain Gloss. Following that amendment, pursuant to 28 U.S.C. s. 1404(a), all 15 parties consent to the transfer of this action to the United States District Court for the Southern 16 District of New York, where an earlier-filed matter pertaining to the same products, Leebove v. 17 Maybelline, LLC, No. 1:12-cv-07146 (S.D.N.Y.), is pending, and to which this action should be 18 considered related upon transfer to the Southern District of New York. Plaintiff agrees that she will 19 not oppose the consolidation of this action with the Leebove action once this action is transferred. 20 2. By September 16, 2013, Plaintiff and counsel for Liat Orshansky, shall file an amended 21 complaint in Orshansky v. L’Oréal USA, Inc., et al., Case No. 3:12-cv-06342, adding Ms. Nobles as 22 a plaintiff and omitting the currently-pleaded claims respecting Maybelline’s SuperStay 14HR 23 Lipstick and SuperStay 10 Stain Gloss, and thus pleading claims only with respect to the mascara 24 products described above. Defendants do not object to Orshansky v. L’Oréal USA, Inc., et al., Case 25 No. 3:12-cv-06342, as so amended, remaining venued in this District before this Court subject to the 26 Court's discretion pursuant to 28 U.S.C. section 1404(a). 27 28 JOINT STIPULATION TO AMEND AND TRANSFER AND ORDER Case No. 3:13-cv-0911-CRB -223719665v1 1 2 IT IS SO STIPULATED. DATED: September 9, 2013. 3 THE TERRELL LAW GROUP 4 5 By: /s/ Reginald Von Terrell Reginald Von Terrell 6 Attorneys for Plaintiff LIAT ORSHANSKY 7 FARELLA BRAUN & MARTEL LLP 8 By: /s/ C. Brandon Wisoff C. Brandon Wisoff 9 10 DEBEVOISE & PLIMPTON LLP 11 By: /s/ Jeffrey S. Jacobson Jeffrey S. Jacobson 12 13 PATTERSON BELKNAP WEBB & TYLER LLP 14 15 By: /s/ Frederick B. Warder, III Frederick B. Warder, III 16 E TC Attorneys for Defendants L’ORÉAL USA, INC. and AT T MAYBELLINE, LLC S DISTRIC S re les R. B ge Char Jud RT 21 yer H Hon. CharlesE Breyer R. R United States District Judge 22 N 23 24 25 26 27 28 JOINT STIPULATION TO AMEND AND TRANSFER AND ORDER Case No. 3:13-cv-0911-CRB -323719665v1 FO 9/10/2013 LI DATED: A 20 PURSUANT TO STIPULATION, IT IS SO ORDERED R NIA UNIT ED 19 RT U O 18 ERED O ORD D IT IS S DIFIE AS MO NO 17 F D IS T IC T O R C