Cobalt Partners, LP, et al v. SunEdison, Inc. et al, No. 3:2016cv02263 - Document 102 (N.D. Cal. 2016)

Court Description: ORDER GRANTING (84) STIPULATION RE ADR DEADLINES.Associated Cases: 3:16-cv-02263-WHA, 3:16-cv-02264-WHA, 3:16-cv-02265-WHA, 3:16-cv-02268-WHA(whalc2, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 8/8/2016)
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Cobalt Partners, LP, et al v. SunEdison, Inc. et al 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 Doc. 102 Sara B. Brody, SBN 130222 sbrody@sidley.com Jaime A. Bartlett, SBN 251825 jbartlett@sidley.com Sarah A. Hemmendinger, SBN 298659 shemmendinger@sidley.com SIDLEY AUSTIN LLP 555 California Street, Suite 2000 San Francisco, California 94104 Telephone: (415) 772-1200 Facsimile: (415) 772-7400 Norman J. Blears, SBN 95600 nblears@sidley.com SIDLEY AUSTIN LLP 1001 Page Mill Road, Building 1 Palo Alto, California 94304 Telephone: (650) 565-7000 Facsimile: (650) 565-7100 Robin Wechkin (Admitted pro hac vice) rwechkin@sidley.com SIDLEY AUSTIN LLP 701 Fifth Avenue, Suite 4200 Seattle, Washington 98104 Telephone: (206) 262-7680 16 Attorneys for Defendants Ahmad Chatila, Brian Wuebbels, Martin Truong, Jeremy Avenier, Emmanuel Hernandez, Antonio R. Alvarez, Clayton Daley, Jr., Georganne Proctor, Steven Tesoriere, James B. Williams, and Randy H. Zwirn 17 [Additional counsel appear on signature page.] 15 18 UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT 19 NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA 20 SAN FRANCISCO DIVISION 21 22 23 24 COBALT PARTNERS, LP, et al., Plaintiffs, vs. SUNEDISON , INC., et al., Defendants. Related Case No. 3:16-cv-02263-WHA STIPULATION AND [PROPOSED] SCHEDULING ORDER OF ADR DEADLINES Judge: Hon. William Alsup 25 26 27 28 STIPULATION AND [PROPOSED] SCHEDULING ORDER OF ADR DEADLINES; RELATED CASE NOS. 3:16-CV-02263-WHA, 3:16-CV-02264-WHA, 3:16-CV-2265-WHA, AND 3:16-CV-02268-WHA Dockets.Justia.com 1 2 3 4 5 GLENVIEW CAPITAL PARTNERS, L.P., et al., Plaintiffs, Related Case No. 3:16-cv-02264-WHA vs. SUNEDISON , INC., et al., Defendants. CHARLES BLOOM, et al., Related Case No. 3:16-cv-02265-WHA 6 Plaintiffs, 7 vs. 8 9 10 11 12 13 SUNEDISON , INC., et al., Defendants. OMEGA CAPITAL INVESTORS, L.P., et al., Plaintiffs, Related Case No. 3:16-cv-02268-WHA vs. SUNEDISON , INC., et al., Defendants. 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 2 STIPULATION AND [PROPOSED] SCHEDULING ORDER OF ADR DEADLINES; RELATED CASE NOS. 3:16-CV-02263-WHA, 3:16-CV-02264-WHA, 3:16-CV-2265-WHA, AND 3:16-CV-02268-WHA 1 2 Pursuant to Civil Local Rules 6-2(a) and 7-12, the parties, by and through their respective undersigned counsel of record, submit the following stipulation and proposed order: 3 WHEREAS, on April 27, 2016 an Initial Case Management Scheduling Order with ADR 4 Deadlines was entered in the case captioned Cobalt Partners, L.P. v. SunEdison, Inc. et al., 3:16- 5 cv-2263 (“Cobalt”); 6 WHEREAS the Initial Case Management Conference in Cobalt is set for August 18, 2016. 7 [Dkt. 48], and the corresponding deadline to file ADR Certifications and a Notice of Need for 8 ADR Phone Conference or Stipulation to ADR Process is July 28, 2016; 9 WHEREAS, on April 28, 2016 an Initial Case Management Scheduling Order with ADR 10 Deadlines was entered in the case captioned Glenview Capital Partners, L.P. v. SunEdison, Inc. et 11 al., 3:16-cv-2264 (“Glenview”); 12 WHEREAS the Initial Case Management Conference in Glenview is set for August 18, 13 2016. [Glenview Dkt. 48], and the corresponding deadline to file ADR Certifications and a Notice 14 of Need for ADR Phone Conference or Stipulation to ADR Process is July 28, 2016; 15 WHEREAS, on April 28, 2016 an Initial Case Management Scheduling Order with ADR 16 Deadlines was entered in the case captioned Bloom v. SunEdison, Inc. et al., 3:16-cv-2265 17 (“Bloom”); 18 WHEREAS the Initial Case Management Conference in Bloom is set for August 18, 2016. 19 [Bloom Dkt. 20], and the corresponding deadline to file ADR Certifications and a Notice of Need 20 for ADR Phone Conference or Stipulation to ADR Process is July 28, 2016; 21 WHEREAS, on April 27, 2016 an Initial Case Management Scheduling Order with ADR 22 Deadlines was entered in the case captioned Omega Capital Partners L.P. v. SunEdison, Inc. et al., 23 3:16-cv-2268 (“Omega”); 24 WHEREAS the Initial Case Management Conference in Omega is set for August 18, 2016. 25 [Omega Dkt. 43], and the corresponding deadline to file ADR Certifications and a Notice of Need 26 for ADR Phone Conference or Stipulation to ADR Process is July 28, 2016; 27 28 WHEREAS, Defendants have requested additional time to fully discuss available ADR options with their clients, many of whom are individuals, and to gather their clients’ signatures; 3 STIPULATION AND [PROPOSED] SCHEDULING ORDER OF ADR DEADLINES; RELATED CASE NOS. 3:16-CV-02263-WHA, 3:16-CV-02264-WHA, 3:16-CV-2265-WHA, AND 3:16-CV-02268-WHA 1 WHEREAS, Defendants have met and conferred with Plaintiffs over the requested 2 extension, and agreed to extend the deadline to file the ADR Certifications and a Notice of Need 3 for ADR Phone Conference or Stipulation to ADR Process until August 11, 2016; 4 WHEREAS, the agreed extension will not delay any scheduled hearings; 5 WHEREAS, Plaintiffs previously agreed to provide Defendants an extension of time to 6 respond to the Complaints in Cobalt, Omega, and Glenview, and Defendants’ deadlines to respond 7 in Omega and Glenview were further extended by grant of Defendants’ Administrative Motions to 8 Extend Time, and Plaintiffs in Bloom previously agreed that Defendants are not required to 9 respond to the Complaint until after the motion to transfer and motion to remand are decided; 10 11 12 WHEREAS, the Court has previously ordered, pursuant to stipulation, an extension of time to file opposition and reply briefs to Defendants’ motion to dismiss Cobalt; WHEREAS, the Court has previously ordered, pursuant to stipulation, an extension of time 13 to file opposition and reply briefs to Defendants’ motions to transfer in Bloom, Cobalt, Omega, 14 and Glenview, and Plaintiffs’ motions to remand in Bloom, Cobalt, Omega, and Glenview; 15 WHEREAS, no other extensions of time have been granted in these actions; 16 NOW THEREFORE, the parties hereby agree, and request the court to order that: 17 1. The deadline to file ADR Certifications is extended to August 11, 2016; 18 2. The deadline to file a Notice of Need for ADR Phone Conference or Stipulation to 19 ADR Process is extended to August 11, 2016; 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 4 STIPULATION AND [PROPOSED] SCHEDULING ORDER OF ADR DEADLINES; RELATED CASE NOS. 3:16-CV-02263-WHA, 3:16-CV-02264-WHA, 3:16-CV-2265-WHA, AND 3:16-CV-02268-WHA 1 Dated: July 28, 2016 Respectfully Submitted, 2 3 By: 4 5 6 7 s/ Sara B. Brody Sara B. Brody, SBN 130222 SIDLEY AUSTIN LLP 555 California Street, Suite 2000 San Francisco, California 94104 Telephone: (415) 772-1200 Facsimile: (415) 772-7400 sbrody@sidley.com Attorneys for SunEdison, Inc., Ahmad Chatila, Brian Wuebbels, Martin Truong, Jeremy Avenier, Emmanuel Hernandez, Antonio R. Alvarez, Clayton Daley, Jr., Georganne Proctor, Steven Tesoriere, James B. Williams, and Randy H. Zwirn 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 By: s/ Jie Li Jie (Lisa) Li, SBN 260474 WILMER CUTLER PICKERING HALE AND DORR LLP 950 Page Mill Road Palo Alto, California 94304 Telephone: (650) 858-6000 Facsimile (650) 858-6100 Lisa.Li@wilmerhale.com Michael Bongiorno (admitted pro hac vice) Timothy Perla (admitted pro hac vice) WILMER CUTLER PICKERING HALE AND DORR LLP 60 State Street Boston, Massachusetts 02109 Telephone: (617) 526-6000 Facsimile (617) 526-5000 Michael.Bongiorno@wilmerhale.com Timothy.Perla@wilmerhale.com 24 25 Attorneys for TerraForm Global, Inc., and Peter Blackmore 26 27 28 5 STIPULATION AND [PROPOSED] SCHEDULING ORDER OF ADR DEADLINES; RELATED CASE NOS. 3:16-CV-02263-WHA, 3:16-CV-02264-WHA, 3:16-CV-2265-WHA, AND 3:16-CV-02268-WHA 1 2 3 4 5 6 By: 7 8 9 10 s/ Ismail J. Ramsey Ismail J. Ramsey (SBN 189820) RAMSEY & EHRLICH LLP 803 Hearst Ave Berkeley, CA 94710 Tel: (510) 548-3600 Fax: (510) 291-3060 izzy@ramsey-ehrlich.com Kevin J. O’Connor (Admitted Pro Hac Vice) HINCKLEY ALLEN 28 State Street Boston, MA 02109-1775 Tel: (617) 378-4190 Fax: (617) 378-4191 koconnor@hinkleyallen.com 11 12 13 14 Attorneys for Carlos Domenech Zornoza 15 By: 20 s/ Daniel H. Bookin Daniel H. Bookin (SBN 78996) O’MELVENY & MYERS LLP Two Embarcadero Center, 28th Floor San Francisco, CA 94111 Telephone: (415) 984-8700 Facsimile: (415) 984-8701 dbookin@omm.com 21 Attorneys for Alejandro Hernandez 16 17 18 19 22 23 24 25 26 27 By: s/ Patrick D. Robbins Patrick D. Robbins, SBN 152288 SHEARMAN & STERLING LLP 535 Mission Street, 25th Floor San Francisco, CA 94105 Telephone: (415) 616-1210 Facsimile: (415) 616-1199 probbins@shearman.com 28 6 STIPULATION AND [PROPOSED] SCHEDULING ORDER OF ADR DEADLINES; RELATED CASE NOS. 3:16-CV-02263-WHA, 3:16-CV-02264-WHA, 3:16-CV-2265-WHA, AND 3:16-CV-02268-WHA 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Adam S. Hakki (Admitted pro hac vice Daniel C. Lewis (Admitted pro hac vice) SHEARMAN & STERLING LLP 599 Lexington Avenue New York, NY 10022-6069 Telephone: (212) 848-4000 Facsimile: (646) 848-4924 ahakki@shearman.com daniel.lewis@shearman.com Attorneys for Underwriters 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 7 STIPULATION AND [PROPOSED] SCHEDULING ORDER OF ADR DEADLINES; RELATED CASE NOS. 3:16-CV-02263-WHA, 3:16-CV-02264-WHA, 3:16-CV-2265-WHA, AND 3:16-CV-02268-WHA 1 By: 2 3 4 5 6 7 Dennis J. Herman, SBN 220163 David W. Hall, SBN 274921 ROBBINS GELLER RUDMAN & DOWD LLP Post Montgomery Center One Montgomery Street, Suite 1800 San Francisco, CA 94104 Telephone: (415) 288-4545 Facsimilie: (415) 288-4534 8 9 10 11 12 13 Attorneys for Plaintiffs Cobalt Partners, L.P., Cobalt Partners II, LP, Cobalt Offshore Master Fund LP, Cobalt KC Partners, LP, Glenview Capital Partners, L.P., Omega Capital Investors, L.P., Omega Capital Partners, L.P., Omega Equity Investors, L.P., Omega Overseas Partners, LTD, Glenview Institutional Partners, L.P., Glenview Capital Master Fund, Ltd., Glenview Capital Opportunity Fund, L.P., Glenview Offshore Opportunity Master Fund, Ltd. 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 s/ Jennifer N. Caringal Jennifer N. Caringal, SBN 286197 Darren J. Robbins, SBN 168593 James I. Jaconette, SBN 179565 Scott H. Saham, SBN 188355 ROBBINS GELLER RUDMAN & DOWD LLP 655 West Broadway, Suite 1900 San Diego, CA 92101 Telephone: (619) 231-1058 Facsimilie: (619) 231-7423 By: s/ John Jasnoch John Jasnoch, (CA. BAR NO. 281605) JOHN T. JASNOCH 707 Broadway, Suite 1000 San Diego, CA 92101 Telephone: 619 233-4565 Facsimile: (619) 233-0508 jjasnoch@scott-scott.com Attorneys for Plaintiffs Charles Bloom and Sharon Burnstein 25 26 27 28 PURSUANT TO STIPULATION, IT IS SO ORDERED. Dated: August 8, 2016. _____________________________________ Honorable William Alsup United States District Judge 8 STIPULATION AND [PROPOSED] SCHEDULING ORDER OF ADR DEADLINES; RELATED CASE NOS. 3:16-CV-02263-WHA, 3:16-CV-02264-WHA, 3:16-CV-2265-WHA, AND 3:16-CV-02268-WHA