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1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 v. FACEBOOK, INC., et al., Defendants. ___________________________________/ MATTHEW PILGRAM, Plaintiff, ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE No. C-12-3197 EMC UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA

United States District Court

For the Northern District of California

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On June 25, 2012, Court staff received communication purporting to be from the named Plaintiff in this action, Matthew Pilgram. See Appendix A (attached).1 Mr. Pilgrams email states that he has not authorized counsel to file any suit on his behalf. Plaintiffs counsel is hereby ordered to show cause why this case should not be dismissed as improperly filed. Counsels response shall be filed no later than Tuesday, July 3, 2012.


Dated: June 26, 2012 _________________________ EDWARD M. CHEN United States District Judge

The email attached as Appendix A has been formatted for inclusion with this Order, but no content has been altered.

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Appendix A Email to Court Staff

----- Forwarded by Lynn Fuller/CAND/09/USCOURTS on 06/25/2012 12:15 PM ----From: To: Date: Subject: "Pilgram, Matt" <> "" <> 06/25/2012 10:49 AM Lawsuit unknowingly filed on my behalf

HelloLynn, Pleaseforwardthismessagetoanyothernecessarypartiesthatshouldbeinformed.Icouldlocateonly youremailcontactontheNorthernDistrictofCAwebsite. ApparentlyalawsuithasbeenfiledonmybehalfthatIdidnotauthorize.ItisregardingtheFacebook IPO.AttorneyscontactedmeregardinglitigationafterlearningIhadboughtIPOshares.Idiscussedthe potentialcasewiththembutneverauthorizedthemtofilealawsuitandcutoffcommunicationswith them.Today,throughaGooglesearchIfindtheyhavefiledalawsuit.Thedetailsare: 6/20/2012Civil (CANO-15-(850)Securities CLASS ACTION) MATTHEW PILGRAM-V-FACEBOOK INC12-3197EMC In San Francisco on 6/20/2012 Again,Iamnotbehindthissuitbutmynameisbeingused.Idonotknowwhatactionsmusttakeplace tostopthiscase,butfeltIshouldalertthecourtsithasnomeritandisnotbackedbymyself. Thanks, MatthewT.Pilgram
Matthew T. Pilgram
Treasury Analyst Intelligrated
7901 Innovation Way Mason, OH 45040

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