Stephen S. Wu-- SL: Legal Writer, swu@ckwlaw.com, (650) 917-8045, 166 Main Street, Los Altos, CA 94022
Documents from Richard Minsky v. Linden Research, Inc.
U.S. District Court for the Northern District of New York,
Case No. 1:08-CV-819

In this case, Plaintiff Richard Minsky filed a trademark infringement lawsuit in July 2008 against Linden Research, Inc., an avatar named Victor Vezina (named as a John Doe defendant), Linden Chairman Philip Rosedale, and former Chairman Mitchell Kapor in Albany’s federal court. Mr. Minsky is known as ArtWorld Market on Second Life and claims ownership in the mark SLART used in connection with his art magazine. Links to the relevant filings in the case appear below.

1. Docket Sheet
Minsky v. Linden Research Docket Sheet 2008-12-26
2. Amended Complaint
Minsky Amended Complaint
3. Motion for Temporary Restraining Order
Minsky Motion for TRO
4. Order Granting Temporary Restraining Order
Order Granting TRO
5. Pirri Declaration in Opposition to TRO and Preliminary Injunction
015-3 Pirri Declaration
6. Defendants’ Memo in Opposition to TRO and Preliminary Injunction
15-21 Def Opposition to TRO and PI
7. Plaintiffs’ Reply in Support of TRO and Preliminary Injunction
Minsky Reply in Support of TRO and Preliminary Injunction
8. Minute Order from September 10, 2008 Hearing
Minsky Minute Order on TRO Hearing
9. Consent Temporary Restraining Order
23-1 Consent TRO
10. Scheduling Order for Briefs on Preliminary Injunction
Minsky Preliminary Injunction Scheduling Order
11. Letter from Defense Counsel Andrew Rose to Judge Lawrence E. Kahn
Letter to the Court re TRO and Discovery
12. Letter from Richard Minsky to Magistrate Judge David R. Homer
Letter Motion re TRO
13. Additional Letter from Defense Counsel Andrew Rose to Judge Lawrence E. Kahn
Letter to the Court re Withdrawing Request for Extension
14. Letter from Defense Counsel Janet L. Cullum to Magistrate Judge David R. Homer
Linden Response to Letter Motion re TRO
15. Motion to Dismiss of Philip Rosedale and Mitchell Kapor
Kapor and Rosedale Motion to Dismiss
16. Answer and Counterclaims of Linden Research, Inc.
Linden Research Answer and Counterclaims
17. Reply Letter Brief from Richard Minsky to Magistrate Judge David R. Homer
Reply of Richard Minsky in Support of Letter Motion re TRO Complete
Unofficial Complete Copy of Reply of Richard Minsky in Support of Letter Motion re TRO
18. Linden Research’s Motion to Strike Reply Letter Brief
Motion to Strike Letter Brief
19. Stipulation to Convert Temporary Restraining Order to Preliminary Injunction
Stipulation to Convert TRO to Preliminary Injunction
20. Preliminary Injunction
Preliminary Injunction
21. Richard Minsky’s Answer to Linden Research’s Counterclaims
Answer to Counterclaims
22. Richard Minsky’s Response to Motion to Dismiss
Minsky Response to Motion to Dismiss
23. Rosedale and Kapor Reply Brief Supporting their Motion to Dismiss
Kapor and Rosedale Reply in Support of Motion to Dismiss
24. Surreply Brief of Richard Minsky Opposing the Motion to Dismiss
Minsky Surreply Opposing Motion to Dismiss
25. Richard Minsky’s Request to Dismiss Victor Vezina
Request to Dismiss Victor Vezina
26. Order Granting Request to Dismiss Victor Vezina
Order Granting Request to Dismiss Victor Vezina
27. Order Denying Minsky’s Motion Regarding Compliance with the TRO
Order Denying Motion re TRO
28. Appeal of Order Denying Motion Regarding Compliance with the TRO
Appeal of Order re TRO
29. Stipulation Regarding Confidential Information
Stipulation Regarding Confidential Information
30. Stipulated Confidentiality Order
Confidentiality Stipulation and Order
31. Linden Research’s Opposition to Appeal
Linden Research Opposition to Appeal
32. Order Dismissing Action by Reason of Settlement
Order Dismissing Action by Settlement