Calendar for: Judge Edward J. Davila
Courtroom 4, 5th Floor
Courtroom Deputy: Adriana Kratzmann


Last Updated: Nov 24 2020 3:22PM
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Wednesday, Nov 25 2020
- No Calendar Matters Currently Set
Thursday, Nov 26 2020
- *** COURT HOLIDAY ***
Friday, Nov 27 2020
- Judge Unavailable
Monday, Nov 30 2020
- *** CALENDAR CLOSED OUT FOR FURTHER SET***
01:30PM
5:16-cr-00019-EJD-1 - USA v. Serjoe Mercado(C)
AUSA: Maia Perez / DEF: Severa Keith
Further Status Conference Re Competency
5:16-cr-00193-EJD-1 - USA v. Antonio Lobato-Lopez(C)APPEARANCE WAIVED
AUSA:Jeff Nedrow/DEF:Jerry Fong
Status Conference
5:18-cr-00530-EJD-1 - USA v. Mario Villegas Robles(C)
AUSA: Sarah Griswold / DEF: Varell Fuller
Change of Plea Hearing
5:19-cr-00573-LHK-1 - USA v. Juan Jose Fermin Cassiano(NC)
AUSA: John Bostic / DEF: Varell Fuller
Status Conference re: ATIP Consideration
Tuesday, Dec 1 2020
- GENERAL DUTY
Wednesday, Dec 2 2020
- GENERAL DUTY
10:00AM
5:18-cr-00258-EJD-1 - USA v. Elizabeth A. Holmes(NC)
AUSA: Jeffrey Schenk / DEF: Kevin Downey
Status Conference
Thursday, Dec 3 2020
- GENERAL DUTY

- *** CALENDAR CLOSED OUT FOR FURTHER SET***

09:00AM
5:16-cv-01928-EJD - Davidson v. Hewlett-Packard Company et al
Motion for Summary Judgment
5:20-cv-04700-EJD - Best Carpet Values, Inc. et al v. Google LLC
Reservation via email 9/10/2020 Jonathan Francis
Motion to Dismiss
10:00AM
5:20-cv-02785-EJD - Nalan v. Access Finance, Inc.
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
11:00AM
5:19-cv-01692-EJD - Uniloc USA, Inc. et al v. Apple Inc.
Trial Setting Conference
5:19-cv-03889-EJD - Firl et al v. Hyundai Motor America
Trial Setting Conference
Friday, Dec 4 2020
- GENERAL DUTY
10:00AM
5:18-md-02827-EJD - In Re: Apple Inc. Device Performance Litigation
For connection information, please see the judge's page.
For connection information, plea
Motion for Attorney Fees
Motion for Final Approval of Settlement and Attorneys' Fees/Costs Hearing
Motion for Miscellaneous Relief
Motion for Settlement
Monday, Dec 7 2020
- GENERAL DUTY

- *** CALENDAR CLOSED OUT FOR FURTHER SET***

01:30PM
5:11-cr-00355-EJD-26 - USA v. Roberto Martinez(C)(Spanish Interpreter
AUSA: Stephen Meyer/ DEF: Edwin Prather
Status Conference RE Compentency
5:17-cr-00342-EJD-1 - USA v. Clarence Demetrius Felder(NC)
AUSA: Scott Simeon / DEF: Varell Fuller
Status Conference
5:18-cr-00455-EJD-1 - USA v. Mohammed Waheed Faizi(NC)
AUSA: Daniel Kaleba,Jeff Nedrow/ DEF: Varell Fuller
Status Conference
5:18-cr-00471-EJD-3 - USA v. Jose Uriel Hernandez(NC)
AUSA: Nikhil Bhagat / DEF: Carleen Arlidge
Status Conference
5:18-cr-00471-EJD-4 - USA v. Giovanny Bernal-Canedo(NC)
AUSA: Nikhil Bhagat / DEF: Wm Whelan
Status Conference
5:18-cr-00471-EJD-5 - USA v. Aureliano Rivera-Vallejo(NC)(Spanish Interpreter)
AUSA: Nikhil Bhagat / DEF: Peter Leeming
Status Conference
5:18-cr-00528-EJD-1 - USA v. Shane Daniel Repass(NC)
AUSA: Cynthia Stier / DEF: Severa Keith/Pretrial Officer:Anthony Granados
Further Status Conference Re Sentencing
5:20-cr-00031-EJD-1 - USA v. Luis Antonio Medina-Rivera(NC)
AUSA: Jeffrey Backhus / DEF: Jay Rorty
Status Conference
5:20-cr-00031-EJD-2 - USA v. Valentine Armas(NC)(Spanish Interpreter
AUSA: Jeffrey Backhus / DEF: Michael Hinckley
Status Conference
5:20-cr-00349-EJD-1 - USA v. Alejandro Dorado(NC)
AUSA: Daniel Pastor / DEF: Bruce Funk
Change of Plea Hearing
Tuesday, Dec 8 2020
- GENERAL DUTY
10:00AM
5:18-cr-00258-EJD-2 - USA v. Ramesh Sunny Balwani
AUSA: Jeffrey Schenk / DEF: Jeffrey Coopersmith
Status Conference
Wednesday, Dec 9 2020
- GENERAL DUTY

- No Calendar Matters Currently Set

Thursday, Dec 10 2020
- GENERAL DUTY

- *** CALENDAR CLOSED OUT FOR FURTHER SET***

09:00AM
5:19-cv-02671-EJD - Johnson v. Cortese et al
Reservation via email 9/25/2020 Faythe Gutierrez
Motion for Default Judgment - by the Court
5:19-cv-07489-EJD - Valentina Riffel v. The Regents of The University of California et al
Motion to Dismiss/Lack of Jurisdiction
5:19-cv-08466-EJD - Valentina Riffel v. University of Southern California
Motion to Dismiss
5:20-cv-02458-EJD - Hasbrook et al v. MobileOne LLC
Motion to Certify Class
Motion to Dismiss PSP
5:20-cv-03639-EJD - Hightower v. Celestron Acquisition, LLC et al
Reservation via email 9/25/2020 Michael Caylao
Motion for Alternative Service
5:20-cv-03642-EJD - Spectrum Scientifics, LLC et al v. Celestron Acquisition, LLC et al
Motion for Alternative Service
10:00AM
5:18-cv-05214-EJD - DISH Technologies L.L.C. et al v. Jadoo TV, Inc.
Further Case Mgmt Conference
5:19-cv-04163-EJD - Menzel v. 9GAG NETWORK, INC. et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:19-cv-07322-EJD - Geary v. Parexel International Corporation et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:20-cv-00294-EJD - New Cingular Wireless PCS, LLC v. City of Los Altos
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:20-cv-00386-EJD - GTE Mobilnet of California Limited Partnership v. City of Los Altos
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:20-cv-05676-EJD - Applied Materials, Inc. v. Demaray LLC
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:20-cv-06069-EJD - Unite Here Retirement Fund et al v. City Of San Jose
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:20-cv-06128-EJD - Apple Inc. et al v. Iancu
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:20-cv-06717-EJD - Securities and Exchange Commission v. Schena
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
11:00AM
5:19-cv-02794-EJD - In the Matter of the Complaint Ocean Angel V, LLC
Trial Setting Conference
Friday, Dec 11 2020
- GENERAL DUTY
09:00AM
5:16-cr-00047-EJD-1 - USA v. Jonathan Chang(NC)
AUSA: Patrick Delahunty,Sarah Griswold,David Countryman/ DEF: Julia Jayne/P.O. Kyle Pollak
Further Sentencing and Forfeiture Hearing
Monday, Dec 14 2020
- GENERAL DUTY

- *** CALENDAR CLOSED OUT FOR FURTHER SET***

01:30PM
5:15-cr-00013-EJD-3 - USA v. Trent Williams(NC)
AUSA: Michelle Kane / DEF: Varell Fuller/P.O. Juan Flores
Status Conference re SRV/PRBV
5:16-cr-00435-EJD-1 - USA v. Jinnie Chao(NC)
AUSA:Maia Perez, Andrew Laio/DEF:Ethan Balogh
Status Conference
5:17-cr-00098-EJD-1 - USA v. Jose Noe Ramirez-Avelar(C)
AUSA: Stephen Meyer,Patrick O'Brien / DEF: Gail Shifman
Status Conference
5:18-cr-00050-EJD-1 - USA v. Jaime Alonso-Ramirez(NC)(Spanish Interpreter)
AUSA: Andrew Liao / DEF: Tamara Crepet
Status Conference
5:18-cr-00054-EJD-1 - USA v. Jonas Escobar-Alfaro(NC)(Spanish Interpreter)
AUSA: Stephen Meyer / DEF: Tamara Crepet
Status Conference
5:17-cr-00068-EJD-11 - USA v. Erick Escalante-Torres(C)
AUSA: Stephen Meyer,Patrick O'Brien / DEF: Richard Tamor
Status Conference
5:17-cr-00068-EJD-12 - USA v. Jose Noe Ramirez-Avelar(C)
AUSA:Stephen Meyer,Patrick O'Brien/DEF:Gail Shifman
Status Conference
5:18-cr-00349-EJD-1 - USA v. Ryan Alexander(NC)
AUSA: Scott Simeon / DEF: David Cohen,Alexander Guilmartin
Status Conference
5:19-cr-00099-EJD-1 - USA v. Kishore Dattapuram(NC)
AUSA: John Bostic / DEF: Peter Leeming
Status Conference
5:19-cr-00099-EJD-3 - USA v. Santosh Giri(NC)
AUSA: John Bostic / DEF: Ginny Walia
Status Conference
5:19-cr-00501-EJD-2 - USA v. Karen Elizabeth Laubenthal(NC)
AUSA: Marissa Harris / DEF: Robert Carey
Change of Plea Hearing
5:19-cr-00612-EJD-1 - USA v. Allison Nault(NC)
AUSA: Cynthia Stier / DEF: Tamara Crepet
Status Conference
5:20-cr-00184-EJD-1 - USA v. Jose Ruiz-Montes(NC)
AUSA: Ajay Krishnamurthy/ DEF: Severa Keith/P.O. Juan Flores
Status Conference re SRV/PRBV
Tuesday, Dec 15 2020
- GENERAL DUTY
10:00AM
EJD - UNDERSEAL v. UNDERSEAL
EJD - UNDERSEAL v. UNDERSEAL
Wednesday, Dec 16 2020
- GENERAL DUTY
01:00PM
5:18-cv-02352-EJD - NetFuel, Inc. v. Cisco Systems Inc.
For connection information, please see the judge's page.
Motion in Limine
01:30PM
5:16-cr-00435-EJD - USA v. Jinnie Chao
For connection information, please see the judge's page.
Motion for Disclosure
Thursday, Dec 17 2020
- GENERAL DUTY

- *** CALENDAR CLOSED OUT FOR FURTHER SET***

09:00AM
5:17-cv-03357-EJD - Regional Medical Center of San Jose v. WH Administrators, Inc et al
For connection information, please see the judge's page.
Motion to Dismiss
Motion to Dismiss
5:19-cv-00212-EJD - Tandon v. GN Audio USA, Inc. et al
Motion for Summary Judgment
5:19-cv-04705-EJD - Love v. Walia et al
Motion to Strike
5:20-cv-01446-EJD - Bakery and Confectionery Union and Industry International Pension Fund et al v. Dick's Bakery, Inc.
Reservation via email 9/25/2020 Rochelle Carter
Motion for Default Judgment - by the Court
5:20-cv-02251-EJD - Pacific Recovery Solutions et al v. Cigna Behavioral Health, Inc. et al
Motion to Consolidate Cases
5:20-cv-04697-EJD - Summit Estate, Inc. v. CIGNA Health and Life Insurance Company
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
10:00AM
5:10-cv-04809-EJD - In re Google Referrer Header Privacy Litigation
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:18-cv-01603-EJD - Securities and Exchange Commission v. Ramesh Sunny Balwani
Status Conference
5:18-cv-06228-EJD - International Technological University Foundation v. Nielsen et al
Order to Show Cause Hearing
5:19-cv-00212-EJD - Tandon v. GN Audio USA, Inc. et al
Trial Setting Conference
5:19-cv-07888-EJD - Hernandez v. County of Santa Clara et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:20-cv-00316-EJD - Redisegno.com, S.A. de C.V. v. Barracuda Networks, Inc. et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:20-cv-01211-EJD - Graves v. City of Palo Alto Police Department et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:20-cv-01925-EJD - Malley v. San Jose Midtown Development LLC et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:20-cv-03196-EJD - Saroya v. University of the Pacific
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:20-cv-03817-EJD - Coburn v. FCA US LLC
Order to Show Cause Hearing
5:20-cv-05228-EJD - Johnson v. Junction Avenue Investors, LLC, et al
Order to Show Cause Hearing
5:20-cv-06460-EJD - Omnitek Partners LLC v. Alpine Electronics, Inc. et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
11:00AM
5:18-cv-02813-EJD - In Re: MacBook Keyboard Litigation
Trial Setting Conference
5:19-cv-06158-EJD - Elasticsearch, Inc. et al v. Amazon.com, Inc. et al
Trial Setting Conference
02:00PM
EJD - UNDERSEAL v. UNDERSEAL
Friday, Dec 18 2020
- Judge Unavailable

- GENERAL DUTY

Monday, Dec 21 2020
- GENERAL DUTY

- Judge Unavailable

Tuesday, Dec 22 2020
- Judge Unavailable

- GENERAL DUTY

Wednesday, Dec 23 2020
- GENERAL DUTY

- Judge Unavailable

Thursday, Dec 24 2020
- Judge Unavailable

- GENERAL DUTY

Friday, Dec 25 2020
- GENERAL DUTY

- *** COURT HOLIDAY ***

Monday, Dec 28 2020
- GENERAL DUTY

- Judge Unavailable

Tuesday, Dec 29 2020
- Judge Unavailable

- GENERAL DUTY

Wednesday, Dec 30 2020
- GENERAL DUTY

- Judge Unavailable

Thursday, Dec 31 2020
- Judge Unavailable

- GENERAL DUTY

Friday, Jan 1 2021
- *** COURT HOLIDAY ***
Monday, Jan 4 2021
01:30PM
5:19-cr-00473-EJD - USA v. Noe Perez
For connection information, please see the judge's page.
Status Conference re SRV/PRBV
Tuesday, Jan 5 2021
- No Calendar Matters Currently Set
 
 
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***Please contact Judge Davila's Courtroom Deputy, Adriana M. Kratzmann at 408.535.5356 or ejdcrd@cand.uscourts.gov for further assistance. Ex Parte communication with chambers is not permitted. ***

updated: 8/25/2020
 

SCHEDULING NOTES FOR JUDGE EDWARD J. DAVILA

***IMPORTANT NOTICE REGARDING CASES BEFORE JUDGE DAVILA***

Commencing June 1, 2020,

Civil Law and Motion: Thursdays all civil hearings and conferences will either be continued, submitted, or conducted by video or telephone conference. Parties may continue to file and notice motions for hearing after obtaining a reservation hearing date from the Courtroom Deputy. However, no oral argument or personal appearance will be held on civil matters unless the court determines that a hearing is necessary. If the court determines that a hearing is necessary, the hearing will be conducted via AT&T telephone conference or Zoom webinar. Parties will be notified by Clerk’s Notice. As a reminder, no recording of Zoom Webinars by participants or attendees is permitted.

Criminal Law and Motion:  Will be Monday and possibly Friday at staggered times commencing at 1:30 p.m., for in-court appearances for both in-custody and out-of custody defendants for Change of Plea, Sentencing, Admission/Disposition of Form 12s, and Evidentiary Hearings will be held via hybrid Zoom webinar.  Status Conference appearances will be held via AT&T telephone conference or Zoom webinar with waiver (if needed) of defendant's personal appearance.

***Counsel and Parties should have the appropriate court attire when appearing on  Zoom video proceedings.***

Also, please refer to General Orders 72-5 and 74.

For case information, date and time, please refer to the case docket at:
https://www.cand.uscourts.gov/cases-e-filing/cm-ecf/

Filing deadlines in all cases remain in place, but parties are free to seek extensions if circumstances require. The parties should make all efforts to submit continuance requests in accordance with Local Rules 7-12 and 7-13, but if circumstances created by the pandemic prevent them from doing so they may submit the request by email.

***For information regarding accessing Judge Davila’s hearings that are set as Zoom Webinars, please follow this link: https://apps.cand.uscourts.gov/telhrg/ 

If you experience problems while trying to connect to the Zoom hearing, please see these instructions: https://www.cand.uscourts.gov/zoom/. Counsel are advised that court staff will not be available to assist with Zoom troubleshooting at the time of the hearing. Counsel are encouraged to test their Zoom connectivity prior to the hearing.

 Zoom access information for hearings:

https://cand-uscourts.zoomgov.com/j/1604896302?pwd=b0ZTckVxODFCMm1rcjRvSGFMMjVRUT09
Webinar ID: 160 489 6302
Password: 544953

Dial(for higher quality, dial a number based on your current location):
US: +1 669 254 5252__ or +1 646 828 7666__
Webinar ID: 160 489 6302
Password: 544953
International numbers available:
https://cand-uscourts.zoomgov.com/u/ac44AOYIk1

Or an H.323/SIP room system:
H.323: 161.199.138.10 (US West) or 161.199.136.10 (US East)
Meeting ID: 160 489 6302
Password: 544953

SIP:
1604896302@sip.zoomgov.com
Password: 544953

For important information and guidance on technical preparation, please see https://www.cand.uscourts.gov/zoom/.

All civil and criminal matters that will be held telephonically will be held via AT&T Teleconference.  All parties, members of the press or public should dial-in ten minutes prior to the hearing.  1 (888) 273-3658; Access Code: 1096091.

Courtroom 4, 5th Floor
280 South First Street
Courtroom 4, 5th Floor, San Jose 
         

Additional information can be found under Judge Davila's Scheduling Orders: http://cand.uscourts.gov/ejdorders

Judge Davila's Law and Motion are scheduled on available calendar dates as follows:

I. CIVIL MOTIONS

Civil Motions are scheduled on THURSDAYS at 9:00 AM by RESERVATION ONLY.

To reserve a hearing date please contact Judge Davila’s Courtroom Deputy, Adriana M. Kratzmann at (408) 535-5356 or email,
ejdcrd@cand.uscourts.gov  Once your matter is reserved for hearing your motion should be noticed in accordance with the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure and the Local Civil Rules. Should any respective party fail to file the anticipated motion within time provided by the Local Rules, the reserved calendar date will be vacated without further notice to the parties.

PLEASE NOTE: Please also refer to Judge Davila's updated
Standing Order re Civil Cases. Judge Davila does not issue tentative rulings on upcoming matters. Any matters that are taken under submission by the Court are submitted until further Order of the Court (L.R. 7-1(b)).

Certificate of Unavailability (L.R. 1-5(p)) for 2020
Judge Davila is unavailable the following dates:
January 2
February 18
February 24(afternoon), 25 and 26
August 19 and 20
September 16 through 18
October 7 through 9
November 17 and 18
December 18 through January 1, 2021

All counsel is hereby given notice that such absence constitutes a Certificate of Unavailability, pursuant to Civil Local Rule 1-5(p). 
 
If urgency requires, counsel in any case assigned or referred to the Honorable Edward J, Davila may request a hearing before the General Duty Judge pursuant to Civil Local Rule 7-1(c).

Please check back for updates as unavailability dates are updated frequently.    

Court Holidays 2020:   

Wednesday, January 1 New Year’s Day 
Monday, January 20 Birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr.
Monday, February 17 Presidents' Day
Monday, May 25 Memorial Day

Friday, July 3 Independence Day (observed)
Monday, September 7 Labor Day
Monday, October 12 Columbus Day
Wednesday, November 11 Veterans Day
Thursday, November 26 Thanksgiving Day
Friday, December 25 Christmas Day

II. CASE MANAGEMENT AND PRETRIAL CONFERENCES

Civil Case Management Conferences and Pretrial Conferences are scheduled for THURSDAYS at 10:00 AM and 11:00 AM respectively.

III. CRIMINAL MATTERS

Criminal matters are set on Mondays at 1:30 PM.

PLEASE NOTE:
1. Draft (unsigned) versions of the proposed plea agreement should be submitted to the CRD not less than 48 hours from the scheduled hearing.

2. Judge Davila does not use the Court's "Guilty Plea Application and Order" form for individuals wishing to plea open (e.g. without a plea agreement). The court will hold voir dire of the defendant re: change of plea in the normal course.

3. Stipulation/Proposed Orders to continue hearing deadline is Wednesday PRIOR to the Monday hearing OR not less than 48 hours from the scheduled hearing.

IV. TRIAL SCHEDULING

Jury Selection: Tuesdays at 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Jury Trial: 
Tuesdays at 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM, 1:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Wednesdays at 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM; 1:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Fridays at 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM; 1:30 PM - 5:00 PM
PLEASE NOTE: The Court may also set additional trial settings on Mondays mornings (9:00 AM - 12:00PM) and Thursday afternoons (1:30 PM - 5:00 PM) at its discretion.

OTHER SCHEDULING ITEMS AND FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS:

V. TELEPHONIC APPEARANCES
The Court encourages in person appearances for Law and Motion and Case Management/Pretrial Conferences. However, the Court will consider requests to appear telephonically on a case by case basis. Parties wishing to appear by telephone are directed to file and serve an Administrative Request and Proposed Order at least one week prior to the scheduled hearing date.

Please be advised the Court will not grant, absent extraordinary circumstances, a request to appear telephonically for parties or counsel who reside or have an office located within the boundaries of the Northern District of California (counties of Alameda, Contra Costa, Del Norte, Humboldt, Lake, Marin, Mendocino, Monterey, Napa, San Benito, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, and Sonoma). In addition, the Court will not grant a request by the moving party on a motion.

After consideration of the request by the Court, an order will be issued approving or denying the request. If the request is granted, the parties are directed to contact Court Call Phone Conferencing at (866) 582-6878 in advance of the hearing to schedule a telephonic appearance. Please tell Court Call you have been approved for a telephonic appearance by the Court. The parties are to adhere to Court Call’s procedures. If your matter is vacated for hearing after you have been approved for a telephonic appearance, please notify CourtCall that your matter has been taking off calendar and you do not need a telephonic appearance. COUNSEL SHALL UTILIZE A LAND LINE TELEPHONE.

VI. PENDING STIPULATIONS/ADMINISTRATIVE MOTIONS RE CONTINUANCE/MISCELLANEOUS REQUESTS; LETTERS/LETTER BRIEFS

Once a Stipulation and Proposed Order OR Administrative/Ex Parte Motion has been filed with the Court, it is submitted until further order of the Court. All Court Orders are sent by electronic notice to the e-mail addresses on record. Pro-se parties will receive notice by postal mail to the address on record.

The Court does not respond to letters or letter briefs seeking legal relief from the Court, unless leave to make such a request has been specifically granted. All requests requiring the Court to take action shall be made by either a Stipulation and Proposed Order or by appropriate motion made pursuant to the Local Rules.

VII. CHAMBERS COPIES

Pursuant to L.R. 5-1(e)(7), the parties are REQUIRED to lodge copies for chambers no later than noon on the business day following the day. These printed copies shall be marked "Chambers Copy" and shall be clearly marked with the judge's name, case number, and "Chambers Copy-Do Not File." The printed copies shall be mailed or delivered to the Clerk's Office. Parties shall not file a paper copy of any document with the Clerk's Office that has already been filed electronically.

***Please contact Judge Davila's Courtroom Deputy, Adriana M. Kratzmann at 408.535.5356 or by email at ejdcrd@cand.uscourts.gov for further assistance. Ex Parte communication with chambers is not permitted. ***

updated: 8/25/2020