Full Witness List

Full Witneses List. BRANCA V HTWF

ATTORNEYS:

PLAINTIFF: Vincent Chieffo

DEFENDANT: Edgar Pease

 

1. Johnson, Melissa-Defendant- 7 HOUR TESTIMONY

Brief Description of Testimony: President of both Defendants; will testify   as to Defendants’ conduct and Ms. Johnson’s conduct.

 

2. Wilson, Melvin- Defendant- 3 HOUR TESTIMONY

Brief Description of Testimony: of both Defendants; will testify as to Defendants’ conduct.

 

3. Spiegel, Evan- Plaintiffs- 2 HOUR TESTIMONY Brief Description of Testimony: former Attorney for Michael Jackson.

 

4. Harrison, Mark-Plaintiffs- 1.50 HOUR TESTIMONY

Brief Description of Testimony: former attorney for Michael Jackson.

 

5. Kane. Michael- Plaintiffs- 1.50 HOUR TESTIMONY

Brief Description of Testimony: accountant for Plaintiffs.

 

6. Mann, Howard- Defendant- 2 HOUR TESTIMONY

Brief Description of Testimony: business partner of Defendants.

 

7. Tavasci, Ewy- Plaintiff- 2 HOUR TESTIMONY

Brief Description of Testimony: former Executive assistant to Michael Jackson.

 

8. Branca, John- Plaintiffs- 2 HOUR TESTIMONY

Brief Description of Testimony: Co-Executor of the Estate of Michael J. Jackson.

 

9. Langford, Karen-Plaintiffs- 2 HOUR TESTIMONY

Brief Description of Testimony: paralegal at the law firm of Ziffren

Brittenham LLP.

 

10. Sebacious. Felix- Plaintiffs- 2 HOUR TESTIMONY

Brief Description of Testimony: Bravado Representative.

 

11. Fancher, Kristen- Plaintiffs- 2 HOUR TESTIMONY

Brief Description of Testimony: trademark attorney at Greenberg Traurig, LLP

 

13. Oxman, Brian- Defendant- 3 HOUR TESTIMONY

Brief Description of Testimony: Michael Jackson’s longtime personal attorney; will testify re

 

14. Bain, Raymone- Defendant-1.50 HOUR TESTIMONY

Brief Description of Testimony: Personal manager for Michael Jackson; Connection between Johnson and Jackson; right of publicity; trademark acquisition.

 

15. Alexander, Van- Defendant-1.50 HOUR TESTIMONY

Brief Description of Testimony: authority and permission to Melissa Johnson of HTWF; relationship and Connection between Johnson and Jackson.

 

16. Rwaramba, Grace- Defendant- 1.50 HOUR TESTIMONY

Brief Description of Testimony: Long term connection between Johnson and

Jackson; Jackson family personal Assistant; permission and authority for

Control of HTWF by Melissa Johnson.

 

17. Grant, John- Defendant- 1.50 HOUR TESTIMONY

Brief Description of Testimony: payment of domain name collection.

 

18. Roberts, John- Defendant- 1.50 HOUR TESTIMONY

Called by defendant but hostile witness Brief Description of Testimony: Third-party Claimant to Heal the World, Inc. Applicant for Heal the World Brand. to testify he has no desire to put Jackson’s name on his charity therefore Jackson will not get credit for the mark and the estate did not sue him. they sued the charity that is being preserved for Michael?

 

19. Spiegel, Evan- Plaintiffs- 3 HOUR TESTIMONY

Brief Description of Testimony: Attorney at Lavely and Singer; longtime Jackson representation; declaring in Preliminary injunction application for the Estate; attempted to cover up a connection.

 

20. Mann, Howard- Defendant- 3 HOUR TESTIMONY

Brief Description of Testimony: Facilitator of December event and Katherine Jackson book signing; business partner of Katherine Jackson

 

21. Jackson,Katherine- Defendant- 1.50 HOUR TESTIMONY

Brief Description of Testimony: Mother of Michael Jackson; Board of Directors of HTWF; supporter of Melissa Johnson; her connection with HTWF; and authority to capture and preserve trademarks.

 

23. Rubenstein, Todd- Plaintiffs – 1.50 HOUR TESTIMONY

Brief Description of Testimony: Music producer; declarant for Estate in Preliminary injunction regarding Confusion of source.

 

24. Branca, John- Plaintiffs – 3 HOUR TESTIMONY

Brief Description of Testimony: Special Administrator of Estate of Michael Jackson; estate policing of Jackson marks and domain names; Estate press Releases.

 

25. McClain, John- Plaintiffs- 3 HOUR TESTIMONY

Brief Description of Testimony: Special Administrator of Estate of Michael Jackson; estate policing of Jackson marks and domain name; Estate press Releases.

 

26. Backerman, Stu- Defendant- 1.50 HOUR TESTIMONY

Brief Description of Testimony: Connection between Johnson and Jackson; Johnson’s relationship with Spiegel: employee of Jackson in 2003

 

27. Delio, Frank-Defendant- 1.50 HOUR TESTIMONY

Called by defendant but is hostile witness Brief Description of Testimony:

Entertainment company owner; Relationship to the Estate Special Administrators, their counsel and Todd Rubenstein; regarding Declarations in support of Estate’s Preliminary injunction.

 

28. Jackson, Trent- Defendants- Defendant- 1.50 HOUR TESTIMONY

Brief Description of Testimony: Michael Jackson nephew and Katharine Jackson’s staff: Jackson’s Involvement and plans with Heal the World.

 

29. Guimond, Sergio- Defendant- 1.50 HOUR TESTIMONY

Brief Description of Testimony: Entertainment and concert manager/director: wanted to do a tribute concert: Knowledge of cover up by the Estate

 

30. Lundeen, Tania- Defendant- 1.50 HOUR TESTIMONY

Brief Description of Testimony: TY Beanie Baby merchandising for HTWF

 

31. Herbert, Richard-Plaintiffs-1.50 HOUR TESTIMONY

Brief Description of Testimony: Deal with Mark Harrison of Venable LLP; relationship with shared attorney for Jackson estate and Triumph; conflict of interest between estate executors regarding Harrison’s opposition to Johnson’s trademark.