United States District Court, E.D. New York
ROBERT SOLOMON, JANE B. SOLOMON, and FIRST KEYSTONE CONSULTANTS, INC., Plaintiffs,
SIEMENS INDUSTRY, INC., SCHLESINGER-SIEMENS LLC, SIEMENS AG, FRANK KRUTEMEIER, and MANATT, PHELPS & PHILLIPS, LLP, Defendants
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For Roger M. Deitz, Esq., Mediator: Roger M. Deitz, LEAD ATTORNEY, New York, NY.
Robert Solomon, Plaintiff, Pro se, Port St. Lucie, FL.
Jane Solomon, Plaintiff, Pro se, Port St. Lucie, FL.
For Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP, a law firm headquartered in New York, NY, Defendant: Kimo Silvay Peluso, LEAD ATTORNEY, Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP, New York, NY.
For First Keystone Consultants, Inc., a Pennsylvania Corporation, Plaintiff: Neil Barry Solomon, LEAD ATTORNEY, PRO HAC VICE, McLaughlin & Stern, West Palm Beach, FL; Richard H Agins, LEAD ATTORNEY, Sigman & Zimolong, LLC, Philadelphia, PA.
For Siemens Industry, Inc., Siemens Energy & Automation, Defendants, Counter Claimants: Kimo Silvay Peluso, Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP, New York, NY.
For First Keystone Consultants, Inc., a Pennsylvania Corporation, Counter Defendant: Richard H Agins, LEAD ATTORNEY, Sigman & Zimolong, LLC, Philadelphia, PA.
SUMMARY ORDER ADOPTING REPORT AND RECOMMENDATION
DORA L. IRIZARRY, United States District Judge.
Plaintiffs filed this action against defendants asserting various claims arising from a failed business venture involving plaintiffs, defendants, and other non-parties. Defendants Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP (" Manatt" ) and Seimans Industry, Inc. (" SII" ) moved for summary judgment ( see Manatt Motion for Summary Judgment, Dkt. Entry No. 119; SII Motion for Summary Judgment, Dkt. Entry No. 118), which plaintiffs opposed ( see Plaintiffs' Opposition, Dkt. Entry Nos. 143, 144). On July 11, 2012, the Court referred these motions to the Honorable Steven M. Gold, Chief United States Magistrate Judge for the Eastern ...