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Oracle v. Google Assigned to Judge William Alsup, the Apple v. Psystar Judge

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http://www.unix.com – Google has appeared in the Oracle v. Google litigation and they have extra time to file an answer to Oracle's complaint. Meanwhile, they've added some more lawyers to the team and informed the court they decline to have the case handled by a magistrate judge, so it's been assigned to the Hon. William Alsup. What are the odds? That's the same judge who presided over the Apple v. Psystar case. One thing we saw with him in covering that case: he doesn't much like shenanigans by parties or their lawyers. He's already issued instructions [PDF] to the parties on what he expects of them in (HowTos)