IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
August 23, 2012
APPLE INC., PLAINTIFF,
AMAZON.COM, INC., ET AL., DEFENDANTS.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Jacqueline Scott Corley United States Magistrate Judge
ORDER GRANTING PLAINTIFF'S MOTION TO FILE PORTIONS OF REPLY UNDER SEAL (Dkt. No. 80)
Now pending before the Court is Plaintiff's administrative motion to file portions of Plaintiff's Reply in Support of the Motion to Compel Discovery under seal pursuant to Local 20 Rule 79-5. (Dkt. No. 80.) Local Rule 79-5(a) provides that a request for sealing "must be 21 narrowly tailored to seek sealing only of sealable material." Plaintiff seeks to seal materials 22 designated by Defendant as confidential pursuant to the Stipulated Protective Order (Dkt. No. 23 61) in this action. Plaintiff lists the portions*fn1 of documents Plaintiff wishes to file under seal, 24 which is clarified by the redacted version of the documents in question that Plaintiff provided to 25 the Court. Pursuant to L.R. 79-5(d), Defendant filed a declaration in support of Plaintiff's 26 motion, which states with specificity the sensitive and confidential nature of the information designated for sealing. (Dkt. No. 88.) After reviewing this declaration, the Court GRANTS 2 Plaintiff's motion, except for the Sepanik Declaration and Exhibit G, which shall not be filed 3 under seal. (Dkt. No. 88 at 4.) As required by General Order 62(5), Plaintiff shall electronically 4 file the aforementioned documents under seal and electronically file a redacted version 5 available to the public. These filings shall be made on or before August 29, 2012.
IT IS SO ORDERED.