Wixon et al v. Wyndham Resort Development Corp., et al, No. 3:2007cv02361 - Document 186 (N.D. Cal. 2008)

Court Description: ORDER GRANTING 185 Stipulation to Continue Case Management Conference. Signed by Judge Jeffrey S. White on November 7, 2008. (jswlc3, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 11/7/2008)
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Wixon et al v. Wyndham Resort Development Corp., et al Case 3:07-cv-02361-JSW 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Doc. 186 Document 185 Filed 11/06/2008 Page 1 of 7 Jonathan K. Levine (State Bar No. 220289) jkl@girardgibbs.com Elizabeth C. Pritzker (State Bar No. 146267) ecp@girardgibbs.com Todd I. Espinosa (State Bar No. 209591) tie@girardgibbs.com GIRARD GIBBS LLP 601 California Street San Francisco, California 94108 Telephone: (415) 981-4800 Facsimile: (415) 981-4846 8 Attorneys for Individual and Representative Plaintiffs Clarke and Rebecca Wixon and Norman and Barbara Wixon 9 [Additional Counsel Appear On Signature Page] 10 11 12 UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT 13 NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA 14 15 16 Clarke and Rebecca Wixon and Norman and Barbara Wixon, derivatively and on behalf of themselves and all others similarly situated, No. C 07-02361 JSW CLASS ACTION 17 Plaintiffs, 18 19 v. STIPULATION RE: PLAINTIFFS’ REQUEST FOR CONTINUANCE OF CASE MANAGEMENT CONFERENCE;AND [PROPOSED] ORDER 20 21 22 23 Wyndham Resort Development Corp. (f/k/a Trendwest Resorts, Inc.), Gene Hensley, David Herrick, John Henley, Peggy Fry and John McConnell, and nominally, WorldMark, the Club, 24 25 Defendants. Current CMC date: November 14, 2008 Current CMC time: 1:30 p.m. Requested CMC date: December 5, 2008 Requested CMC time: 1:30 p.m. Judge: Hon. Jeffrey S. White 26 27 28 STIPULATED REQUEST FOR CONTINUANCE OF CASE MANAGEMENT CONFERENCE; AND [PROPOSED] ORDER NO. C 07-02361 JSW Dockets.Justia.com Case 3:07-cv-02361-JSW 1 Document 185 Filed 11/06/2008 Page 2 of 7 WHEREAS, on October 29, 2008, the Court issued an order vacating the case management 2 conference date previously scheduled for October 31, 2008 at 1:30 p.m, and resetting that matter for 3 hearing on November 14, 2008 at 1:30 p.m.; 4 WHEREAS, also on October 29, 2008, Plaintiffs Clarke and Rebecca Wixon and Norman and 5 Barbara Wixon (“Plaintiffs”) filed a Notice of Pendency of Other Actions or Proceedings (“Notice of 6 Pendency”), identifying the following California state court proceeding currently pending in the 7 Superior Court of California, County of Sacramento: WorldMark, The Club v. Robin Miller, Wyndham 8 Resort Development Corporation and DOES 1 through 50, inclusive, Case No. 34-2008-00025130-CU- 9 PT-GDS, Superior Court of California, County of Sacramento, Department 53, 800 Ninth Street, 10 Sacramento, California; 11 WHEREAS, the Director Defendants filed their opposition to Plaintiffs’ Notice of Pendency on 12 November 3, 2008, and Defendant Wyndham will timely file its opposition to Plaintiffs’ Notice of 13 Pendency; 14 WHEREAS, the Defendants do not take a position that the CMC date should be changed and do 15 not stipulate to nor join in Plaintiffs’ position regarding the proceedings in the Sacramento County 16 Court; 17 WHEREAS, the California Superior Court has scheduled two hearings in the above-described 18 California state court proceeding in the Sacramento Superior Court for Friday, November 14, 2008, as 19 follows: (1) a hearing on Plaintiffs’ motion to intervene in the California State court proceeding, which 20 motion is to be heard in Department 47 of the Sacramento Superior Court at 9:30 a.m. on November 14, 21 2008; and (2) a hearing on the petition filed by WorldMark, the Club (“WorldMark”) to set aside a 22 demand by respondent/WorldMark member Robin Miller for access to the WorldMark membership 23 register, which matter is to be heard in Department 53 of the Sacramento Superior Court at 2:00 p.m. on 24 November 14, 2008; 25 WHEREAS, counsel for Plaintiffs sought unsuccessfully to reschedule the hearings in the 26 Sacramento Superior Court to avoid a scheduling conflict with the case management conference 27 scheduled in this action, presently set for November 14, 2008 at 1:30 p.m.; 28 WHEREAS, as a result of the foregoing, counsel for Plaintiffs has a scheduling conflict in 1 STIPULATION RE: PLAINTIFFS REQUEST FOR CONTINUANCE OF CASE MANAGEMENT CONFERENCE; AND [PROPOSED] ORDER NO. C 07-02361 JSW Case 3:07-cv-02361-JSW 1 Document 185 Filed 11/06/2008 Page 3 of 7 another pending matter that cannot be avoided; 2 WHEREAS, counsel for Plaintiffs has met and conferred with Defendants’ counsel of record in 3 this action, and requested that the case management conference presently set for November 14, 2008 at 4 1:30 p.m. be continued to December 5, 2008 at 1:30 p.m.(the first available date); and 5 WHEREAS, counsel for Defendants have stated they are available to appear for a case 6 management conference on either November 14, 2008 or December 5, 2008 at 1:30 p.m., whichever 7 date may be convenient for the Court; 8 9 10 11 WHEREAS, if the Court reschedules the case management conference, the due date for the parties to file a joint case management conference statement should be adjusted to be due two weeks before the scheduled conference; IT IS HEREBY STIPULATED by and between Plaintiffs and Defendants by and through their 12 respective counsel of record, that Plaintiffs shall be permitted to request and Defendants will not oppose 13 an order continuing the case management conference, from November 14, 2008 to December 5, 2008 at 14 1:30 p.m. 15 Dated: November 6, 2008 GIRARD GIBBS LLP 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 By:____Jonathan K. Levine_____________ Jonathan K. Levine Elizabeth C. Pritzker Todd I. Espinosa 601 California Street San Francisco, California 94108 Telephone: (415) 981-4800 Facsimile: (415) 981-4846 James Helfrich, Esq. Jordan Factor, Esq. Gersh & Helfrich, LLP 1860 Blake Street, Suite 300 Denver, Colorado 80202 Telephone: (303) 293-2333 Attorneys for Plaintiffs 28 2 STIPULATION RE: PLAINTIFFS REQUEST FOR CONTINUANCE OF CASE MANAGEMENT CONFERENCE; AND [PROPOSED] ORDER NO. C 07-02361 JSW Case 3:07-cv-02361-JSW Document 185 Filed 11/06/2008 Page 4 of 7 1 2 Dated: November 6, 2008 SCHIFF HARDIN LLP By:_______Stephen M. Hankins_________ Stephen M. Hankins 3 4 Jeffrey V. Commisso One Market, Spear Street Tower, 32nd Floor San Francisco, California 94105 Telephone: (415) 901-8700 Facsimile: (415) 901-8701 5 6 7 8 J. Kirk Quillian A. William Loeffler William M. Droze TROUTMAN SANDERS, LLP 5200 Bank of America Plaza 600 Peachtree Street, N.E. Atlanta, Georgia 30308-2216 Telephone: (404) 885-3000 Facsimile: (404) 885-3900 9 10 11 12 13 14 Attorneys for Wyndham Resort Development Corporation 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 Dated: November 6, 2008 LAW OFFICES OF JUDITH H. RAMSEYER By:__Judith H. Ramseyer__________ Judith H. Ramseyer 2025 First Avenue Suite 1150 Seattle, WA 98121 Telephone (206) 728-6872 Facsimile (206) 260-6689 24 25 26 27 28 KIRKPATRICK & LOCKHART PRESTON GATES ELLIS LLP Matthew G. Ball 55 Second Street, Suite 1700 San Francisco, California 94105-3493 3 STIPULATION RE: PLAINTIFFS REQUEST FOR CONTINUANCE OF CASE MANAGEMENT CONFERENCE; AND [PROPOSED] ORDER NO. C 07-02361 JSW Case 3:07-cv-02361-JSW 1 Document 185 Filed 11/06/2008 Page 5 of 7 Telephone (415) 882-8200 Facsimile (415) 882-8220 2 3 4 Attorneys for Director Defendants Gene Hensley, David Herrick, John Henley, Peggy Fry and John McConnell 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 4 STIPULATION RE: PLAINTIFFS REQUEST FOR CONTINUANCE OF CASE MANAGEMENT CONFERENCE; AND [PROPOSED] ORDER NO. C 07-02361 JSW Case 3:07-cv-02361-JSW 1 Document 185 The Court HEREBY ORDERS as follows: 3 1. 5 6 7 8 9 Page 6 of 7 [PROPOSED] ORDER 2 4 Filed 11/06/2008 For good cause shown, Plaintiffs’ request for a continuance of the case management conference, from November 14, 2008 to December 5, 2008, is HEREBY GRANTED. 2. The case management conference currently scheduled for November 14, 2008, at 1:30 p.m. is HEREBY CONTINUED from November 14, 2008 to December 5, 2008 at 1:30 p.m. 3. The date for submitting a revised joint case management conference statement, if any, is November 21, 2008. IT IS SO ORDERED. 10 11 12 13 DATED: ____________ November 7, 2008 _________________________________ The Honorable Jeffrey S. White UNITED STATES DISTRICT JUDGE 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 1 STIPULATED REQUEST FOR ORDER CHANGING TIME AND [PROPOSED] ORDER NO. C 07-02361 JSW