Jay Williams et al v. Azoogleads.Com, Inc et al, No. 2:2008cv06147 - Document 8 (C.D. Cal. 2008)

Court Description: ORDER AND FINDINGS OF FACT FOR PRELIMINARY INJUNCTION AGAINST DEFENDANTS by Chief Judge Alicemarie H. Stotler. IT IS HEREBY ORDERED THAT: Defendants are prohibited and enjoined from proceeding with arbitration in New York or any other jurisdiction a gainst plaintiffs. IT IS FOUND THAT: Plaintiffs are not parties to the contract and, therefore, not parties to the arbitration agreement. AAA does not have the authority to determine arbitrability issues of whether plaintiffs could be subjected to t he arbitration agreement under any theory. Plaintiffs are ordered to post a bond or provide a security, as required by Rule 65(c) of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, in the amount of $7,500. This Preliminary Injunction shall become effective upon posting of the bond required by this Court. (smi)
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Jay Williams et al v. Azoogleads.Com, Inc et al Doc. 8 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT 9 CENTRAL DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 SOUTHERN DIVISION JAY WILLIAMS, etc., et al., ) ) Plaintiffs, ) ) v. ) ) AZOOGLEADS.COM, INC., etc., ) et al. ) ) ) Defendants. ) ) ) ) ______________________________ ) 19 CV 08-6147 AHS (ANx) ORDER AND FINDINGS OF FACT FOR PRELIMINARY INJUNCTION AGAINST DEFENDANTS Plaintiffs Jay Williams, William Martin, and Shaun 20 McCracken (collectively, “plaintiffs”) Application for 21 Preliminary Injunction Against Defendants Azoogleads.com, Inc., 22 dba Azoogleads US, Inc., and Azoogle.com (collectively, 23 “Azoogle”) came before the Court. 24 The Court, having received no opposition thereto, 25 hereby grants Plaintiffs' Application and orders as follows: 26 // 27 // 28 Dockets.Justia.com 1 IT IS HEREBY ORDERED THAT: 2 Defendants are prohibited and enjoined from 3 proceeding with arbitration in New York or any other jurisdiction 4 against plaintiffs. 5 IT IS FOUND THAT: 6 Plaintiffs are not parties to the contract and, 7 therefore, not parties to the arbitration agreement. 8 not have the authority to determine arbitrability issues of 9 whether plaintiffs could be subjected to the arbitration 10 AAA does agreement under any theory. 11 Plaintiffs are ordered to post a bond or provide a 12 security, as required by Rule 65(c) of the Federal Rules of Civil 13 Procedure, in the amount of $7,500. 14 shall become effective upon posting of the bond required by this 15 Court. This Preliminary Injunction 16 THE FOREGOING IS SO ORDERED. 17 IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that the Clerk shall serve a 18 copy of this Order on all parties in this action. 19 20 DATED: October 14, 2008. 21 22 ______________________________ ALICEMARIE H. STOTLER CHIEF U.S. DISTRICT JUDGE 23 24 25 26 27 28 2