DaimlerChrysler Motion to Strike - as text

Monday, July 19 2004 @ 07:19 PM EDT

Contributed by: PJ

Here's DaimlerChrysler's Motion to Strike Certain Paragraphs of the Affidavit of William Broderick as text. If all the paragraphs they are requesting be struck, there is nothing of substance left. To verify that for yourself, here is the Broderick Affidavit.

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STATE OF MICHIGAN
IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR THE COUNTY OF OAKLAND

____________________________

THE SCO GROUP, INC.,

Plaintiff,

vs.

DAIMLERCHRYSLER CORPORATION,

Defendant.

____________________________

Civil Action No. 04-056587-CKB

Honorable Rae Lee Chabot

____________________________

Joel H. Serlin (P20224)
Barry M. Rosenbaum (P26487)
SEYBURN, KAHN, GINN, BESS AND
SERLIN, P.C.
Attorneys for SCO
[address, phone]

James P. Feeney (P13335)
Thomas S. Bishoff (P53753)
Stephen L. Tupper (P53918)
DYKEMA GOSSETT PLLC
Attorneys for DaimlerChrysler Corporation
[address, phone]

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DAIMLERCHRYSLER CORPORATION'S MOTION TO STRIKE CERTAIN
PARAGRAPHS OF THE AFFIDAVIT OF WILLIAM BRODERICK

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DaimlerChrysler Corporation ("DCC"), through its counsel, Dykema Gossett PLLC, submits this motion to strike Paragraphs 8, 10-26, 28, 35, 44-45, 56-57, 59 and 62-65 of the Affidavit of William Broderick ("Broderick Affidavit") for failure to comply with MCR 2.119(B)(1) and MCR 2.116(G)(6) because the statements contained therein are not within the personal knowledge of the affiant.

In support of this Motion, DCC relies upon the facts and law set forth in its Memorandum of Law in Support of Motion to Strike Certain Paragraphs of the Affidavit of William Broderick, filed contemporaneously herewith, and its exhibits, the pleadings and other documents on file with the Court, and all matters of which the Court may take judicial notice.

WHEREFORE, Defendant DaimlerChrysler Corporation respectfully requests that this Court grant this Motion and enter an order, pursuant to MCR 2.119(B)(1) and MCR 2.116(G)(6) striking Paragraphs 8, 10-26, 28, 35, 44-45, 56-57, 59 and 62-65 of the Broderick Affidavit from the record.

Dated: June 30, 2004

Respectfully Submitted,

DYKEMA GOSSETT PLLC
______[signature]________
James P. Feeney (P13335)
Thomas S. Bishoff (P53753)
Stephen L. Tupper (P53918)

[address, phone]
Attorneys for Defendant
DaimlerChrysler Corporation

Of counsel

WILMER CUTLER PICKERING HALE AND DORR LLP
Mark G. Matuschak
Michelle D. Miller
[address, phone]

Robin L. Alperstein
[address, phone]

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