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Medtronic Vascular, Inc. v. Abbott Cardiovascular Systems

UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA SAN FRANCISCO DIVISION


June 2, 2008

MEDTRONIC VASCULAR, INC., MEDTRONIC USA, INC., MEDTRONIC, INC., MEDTRONIC VASCULAR GALWAY, LTD., AND EVYSIO MEDICAL DEVICES ULC, PLAINTIFFS,
v.
ABBOTT CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEMS, INC., ABBOTT LABORATORIES, AND ABBOTT VASCULAR, INC., DEFENDANTS, AND ABBOTT CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEMS, INC., ABBOTT LABORATORIES, ABBOTT VASCULAR, INC., AND BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION, COUNTERCLAIM-PLAINTIFFS,
v.
MEDTRONIC VASCULAR, INC., MEDTRONIC USA, INC., MEDTRONIC, INC., MEDTRONIC VASCULAR GALWAY, LTD., AND EVYSIO MEDICAL DEVICES ULC, COUNTERCLAIM-DEFENDANTS.

The opinion of the court was delivered by: Edward M. Chen United States Magistrate Judge

STIPULATION AND [PROPOSED] ORDER EXTENDING TIME TO FILE JOINT LETTER

Plaintiffs and Counterclaim-Defendants, Medtronic Vascular, Inc., Medtronic USA, Inc., Medtronic, Inc., and Medtronic Vascular Galway, Ltd. ("Plaintiffs"), and Defendants and Counterclaim-Plaintiffs, Abbott Cardiovascular Systems, Inc., Abbott Laboratories, and Abbott Vascular, Inc. ("Defendants") have agreed and stipulate as follows, subject to approval by the Court:

In the Order dated April 24, 2008 (Docket No. 356), the Court instructed the parties to meet and confer regarding a possible agreement and resolution of Plaintiffs' motion for a protective order relating to communications with Dr. Ulrich Sigwart. The Court instructed the parties to meet and confer and to submit a joint letter regarding this issue no later than May 9, 2008. The parties met and conferred in good faith, and by stipulation requested that the Court continue the deadline for the joint letter to May 23, 2008, which the Court entered (Docket No. 363), and again to May 30, 2008. The parties have continued their negotiations in good faith, now have an agreed upon monitor checking conflicts, and request an additional week to further meet and confer in good faith in hopes of finalizing, if possible, an agreement. Accordingly, the parties seek an order permitting the joint letter to be submitted on or before June 6, 2008.

DATE: MAY 30, 2008

FOLEY &LARDNER LLP Cynthia J. Franecki Attorneys for Plaintiffs Medtronic Vascular, Inc., Medtronic USA, Inc., Medtronic, Inc., and Medtronic Vascular Galway, Ltd.

FINNEGAN, HENDERSON, FARABOW, GARRETT & DUNNER,L.L.P. Robert F. McCauley Attorneys for Defendants Abbott Cardiovascular Systems, Inc., Abbott Laboratories, and Abbott Vascular, Inc.

Concurrence in the filing of this document has been obtained from Robert F. McCauley, the signatory listed above.

FOLEY &LARDNER LLP Cynthia J. Franecki Attorneys for Plaintiffs Medtronic Vascular, Inc., Medtronic USA, Inc., Medtronic, Inc., and Medtronic Vascular Galway, Ltd.

PURSUANT TO STIPULATION, IT IS SO ORDERED.

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