Notice of Appeal to the 11th Circuit

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UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT NORTHERN DISTRICT OF FLORIDA GAINESVILLE DIVISION

RICHARD ALEXANDER WILLIAMS,

Plaintiff,

v.

Case No. 1:13-cv-00222-MW-GRJ

FIRST ADVANTAGE LNS SCREENING SOLUTIONS, INC. f/k/a LEXISNEXIS SCREENING SOLUTIONS, INC.,

Defendant.

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NOTICE OF APPEAL

Notice is hereby given that Defendant FIRST ADVANTAGE BACKGROUND SERVICES CORP. hereby appeals to the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit from: (1) the jury’s verdict, as returned on October 28, 2016 (ECF No. 188); (2) the District Court’s Orders denying Defendant’s motion for judgment as a matter of law pursuant to Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 50, as entered on October 26, 2016 and October 31, 2016 (See ECF No. 191); (3) the Judgment in this action, as amended, entered on November 2, 2016 (ECF No. 196); and (4) the District Court’s Order Denying Motion for Judgment as a Matter of Law or New Trial, made pursuant to Federal Rules of Civil Procedure 50 and 59, as entered on March 2, 2017 (ECF No. 217). Case 1:13-cv-00222-MW-GRJ Document 220 Filed 03/31/17

Respectfully submitted,

FIRST ADVANTAGE BACKGROUND SERVICES CORP.

By /s/ Joseph Turner Joseph Turner Illinois Bar No. 6195834 jturner@seyfarth.com Jason M. Torres Illinois Bar No. 6278611 jtorres@seyfarth.com SEYFARTH SHAW LLP 131 South Dearborn Street, Suite 2400 Chicago, Illinois 60603 Telephone: (312) 460-5000 Facsimile: (312) 460-7000

Lead Counsel for First Advantage Background Services Corp.

UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT NORTHERN DISTRICT OF FLORIDA GAINESVILLE DIVISION

RICHARD ALEXANDER WILLIAMS,

Plaintiff,

v.

Case No. 1:13-cv-00222-MW-GRJ

FIRST ADVANTAGE LNS SCREENING SOLUTIONS, INC. f/k/a LEXISNEXIS SCREENING SOLUTIONS, INC.,

Defendant.

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CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE

I certify that on March 31, 2017, I electronically filed DEFENDANT’S

NOTICE OF APPEAL with the Clerk of Court using the CM/ECF system, which

will automatically send e-mail notification of such filing to the following attorneys

of record:

Barry S. Balmuth Barry S. Balmuth, B.C.S.

2505 Burns Road Palm Beach Gardens, Florida 33410

Michael Massey Massey & Duffy, PLLC 855 E. University Avenue Gainesville, Florida 32601

/s/ Joseph Turner

Counsel for Defendant