Calendar for: Judge Edward M. Chen
Courtroom 5, 17th Floor
Courtroom Deputy: Angella Meuleman


Last Updated: Oct 24 2021 6:28PM
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Monday, Oct 25 2021
10:00AM
3:17-cv-05517-EMC - Sinco Technologies Pte Ltd. v. Sinco Electronics (Dongguan) Co. Ltd., et al
Trial Logistical Run-Through
Tuesday, Oct 26 2021
10:30AM
3:20-cv-07122-EMC - Zeff v. Greystar California, Inc.
Further Case Mgmt Conference
01:30PM
3:20-cv-04928-EMC - Seabury v. San Ramon Valley Unified School District
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
3:21-cv-02509-EMC - Jackson v. Dollar Tree Stores, Inc.
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
3:21-cv-04083-EMC - Abante Rooter and Plumbing Inc v. LGCY Power, LLC
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
3:21-cv-05176-EMC - Navigators Specialty Insurance Company v. Golden Bear Insurance Company
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
02:30PM
3:18-cv-07671-EMC - Fisk Electric Company v. Webcor Builders, Inc. et al
Status Conference
Wednesday, Oct 27 2021
11:00AM
EMC - UNDERSEAL v. UNDERSEAL
02:30PM
3:21-cr-00026-EMC-2 - USA v. Anthony Macias
AUSA: Daniel Pastor / DEF: Walter Brown
Change of Plea Hearing
Thursday, Oct 28 2021
09:00AM
3:21-cr-00059-EMC-1 - USA v. Johnny Azbill
AUSA: Yoosun Koh / DEF: Elizabeth Falk
Sentencing - In Person
3:21-cr-00128-EMC-1 - USA v. Cameron Pickett
AUSA: Yoosun Koh / DEF: Daniel Blank
Plea and Sentence - In Person
10:30AM
3:21-cr-00246-EMC-1 - USA v. Benjamin J. Wylam
AUSA: Kyle Waldinger / DEF: Mark Bartlett
Sentencing - In Person
3:21-cr-00247-EMC-1 - USA v. Nathaniel A. Brown
Sentencing - In Person
01:30PM
3:20-cv-00337-EMC - In Re Toyota Rav4 Hybrid Fuel Tank Litigation
Motion to Dismiss
3:21-cv-00679-EMC - Whitaker v. Montes et al
Motion to Dismiss
3:21-cv-05636-EMC - Valle v. Morgado et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
Motion to Dismiss
Friday, Oct 29 2021
01:30PM
3:21-cv-00196-EMC - H. v. Brentwood Union School District et al
Motion to Dismiss
3:21-cv-02426-EMC - Yeganeh et al v. Mayorkas et al
Motion to Dismiss
Monday, Nov 1 2021
08:30AM
3:17-cv-05517-EMC - Sinco Technologies Pte Ltd. v. Sinco Electronics (Dongguan) Co. Ltd., et al
Jury Selection
Jury Trial
Tuesday, Nov 2 2021
08:30AM
3:17-cv-05517-EMC - Sinco Technologies Pte Ltd. v. Sinco Electronics (Dongguan) Co. Ltd., et al
Jury Trial
01:30PM
3:21-cv-00629-EMC - Whitaker v. Casa Madrona Hotel and Spa, LLC
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
3:21-cv-00996-EMC - Love v. G6 Hospitality Property LLC
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
3:21-cv-01529-EMC - P.G. v. Alameda Unified School District
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
3:21-cv-04094-EMC - Mish v. TForce Freight, Inc.
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
02:30PM
3:16-cv-07244-EMC - Siqueiros v. General Motors LLC
Status Conference
3:20-cv-03977-EMC - Daniels v. Roberts
Status Conference
3:20-cv-06922-EMC - Flesch v. Feedzai, Inc.
Status Conference
3:20-cv-08677-EMC - Cruz v. Experian Information Solutions, Inc. et al
Further Case Mgmt Conference
3:21-cv-01675-EMC - Goddard v. Wellington Exterminators, Inc.
Status Conference
Wednesday, Nov 3 2021
08:30AM
3:17-cv-05517-EMC - Sinco Technologies Pte Ltd. v. Sinco Electronics (Dongguan) Co. Ltd., et al
Jury Trial
02:00PM
EMC - UNDERSEAL v. UNDERSEAL
02:30PM
3:14-cr-00018-EMC-1 - USA v. Anthony Ocampo
Status Conference re SRV/PRBV
3:19-cr-00594-EMC - USA v. Cesar Ramos
Status Conference re SRV/PRBV
3:20-cr-00452-EMC - USA v. Uriel Soto
Status Conference
Thursday, Nov 4 2021
09:00AM
EMC - UNDERSEAL v. UNDERSEAL
09:30AM
3:21-cv-03086-EMC - Whitaker v. Trajkovic et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
10:00AM
3:20-cr-00449-EMC-1 - USA v. Jazmin Alejandra Cuevas-Capetillo
AUSA: Daniel Pastor / DEF: Mark Goldrosen
Change of Plea Hearing
01:30PM
3:18-cv-07826-EMC - Brown v. State of California et al
Motion for Summary Judgment
3:20-cv-09448-EMC - Pomponio v. Beverages & More, Inc. et al
For connection information, please see the judge's page.
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
Motion to Amend/Correct
Motion to Dismiss
3:21-cv-04573-EMC - Sepaniak King et al v. Facebook, Inc.
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
Motion to Dismiss
3:21-cv-05567-EMC - Coronavirus Reporter et al v. Apple Inc. et al
Motion for Preliminary Injunction
Motion to Dismiss
Motion to Strike
4:21-mc-80240-EMC - Gossage et al v. City of Petaluma et al
Motion for TRO
Friday, Nov 5 2021
08:30AM
3:17-cv-05517-EMC - Sinco Technologies Pte Ltd. v. Sinco Electronics (Dongguan) Co. Ltd., et al
Jury Trial
Monday, Nov 8 2021
08:30AM
3:17-cv-05517-EMC - Sinco Technologies Pte Ltd. v. Sinco Electronics (Dongguan) Co. Ltd., et al
Jury Trial
Tuesday, Nov 9 2021
08:30AM
3:17-cv-05517-EMC - Sinco Technologies Pte Ltd. v. Sinco Electronics (Dongguan) Co. Ltd., et al
Jury Trial
01:30PM
3:20-cv-08628-EMC - Capella Photonics, Inc. v. Ciena Corporation
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
3:21-cv-01288-EMC - International Association of Machinist & Aerospace Workers, District Lodge No. 160, Local Lodge 289 v. SSA Terminals LLC et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
3:21-cv-02754-EMC - Sloan v. Kijakazi
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
3:21-cv-04188-EMC - Premier Floor Care, Inc. v. Albertsons Companies, Inc. et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
3:21-cv-04673-EMC - Providence Publications, LLC v. C. Overaa & Co.
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
3:21-cv-04745-EMC - Stout v. GrubHub Inc. et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
3:21-cv-04736-EMC - EDAG Engineering GmbH v. BYTON North America Corporation
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
02:30PM
3:19-cv-01206-EMC - Trusted Knight Corporation v. International Business Machines Corporation (IBM)
Status Conference
3:19-cv-03563-EMC - Opticurrent, LLC v. Power Integrations, Inc.
Further Case Mgmt Conference
3:20-cv-01184-EMC - Metaxas v. Gateway Bank F.S.B. et al
Further Case Mgmt Conference
3:20-cv-07973-EMC - Jackson v. American Ship Management, LLC et al
Status Conference
3:21-cv-00750-EMC - Francies v. Liberty Union High School District
Further Case Mgmt Conference
Wednesday, Nov 10 2021
08:30AM
3:17-cv-05517-EMC - Sinco Technologies Pte Ltd. v. Sinco Electronics (Dongguan) Co. Ltd., et al
Jury Trial
02:30PM
EMC - UNDERSEAL v. UNDERSEAL
3:20-cr-00395-EMC - USA v. Kerisimasi Reynolds
Status Conference
3:20-cr-00406-EMC - USA v. Andre Gay
Status Conference
03:00PM
3:20-cv-03710-EMC - Marcie Hamilton v. JUUL Labs, Inc.
Motion for Attorney Fees
Motion for Settlement
3:21-cv-04062-EMC - Guardant Health, Inc. v. Natera, Inc.
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
Motion to Dismiss
3:21-cv-04458-EMC - Pristavec et al v. Meno Holdings SPV, LP et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
Motion to Dismiss
Friday, Nov 12 2021
08:30AM
3:17-cv-05517-EMC - Sinco Technologies Pte Ltd. v. Sinco Electronics (Dongguan) Co. Ltd., et al
Jury Trial
Monday, Nov 15 2021
08:30AM
3:17-cv-05517-EMC - Sinco Technologies Pte Ltd. v. Sinco Electronics (Dongguan) Co. Ltd., et al
Jury Trial
Tuesday, Nov 16 2021
08:30AM
3:17-cv-05517-EMC - Sinco Technologies Pte Ltd. v. Sinco Electronics (Dongguan) Co. Ltd., et al
Jury Trial
01:30PM
3:20-cv-01497-EMC - Operating Engineers Health And Welfare Trust Fund For Northern California et al v. Jones
For connection information, please see the judge's page.
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
3:21-cv-01076-EMC - Riley v. Riley
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
3:21-cv-04683-EMC - Eva's Photography Inc. v. Editorialist YX, LLC
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
3:21-cv-05498-EMC - S. v. Anthem Blue Cross of California
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
3:21-cv-06207-EMC - Synopsys, Inc. v. Dolphin Technology, Inc.
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
02:30PM
3:18-cv-00400-EMC - Azar v. Yelp, Inc. et al
For connection information, please see the judge's page.
Status Conference
3:18-cv-01031-EMC - Doe One et al v. CVS Health Corporation et al
Status Conference
3:19-cv-05279-EMC - McGrath v. Doordash, Inc.
Status Conference
3:19-cv-05391-EMC - Love v. Shurgard California Properties, LLC, et al
Status Conference
3:19-cv-05624-EMC - Martinez v. Costco Wholesale Corporation
Status Conference
3:21-cv-01083-EMC - CROFT v. GTT COMMUNICATIONS, INC. et al
For connection information, please see the judge's page.
Status Conference
Wednesday, Nov 17 2021
09:00AM
3:20-cr-00451-EMC-1 - USA v. Juvencio Gamez Cid
AUSA: Thomas Colthurst / DEF: Brian Berson
Status Conference
3:20-cr-00451-EMC-2 - USA v. Jose Alfredo Villalobos-Cisneros
AUSA: Thomas Colthurst / DEF: Lupe Martinez
Status Conference
3:20-cr-00450-EMC-1 - USA v. Juvencio Gamez Cid
AUSA: Daniel Pastor / DEF: Brian Berson
Status Conference
3:20-cr-00450-EMC-2 - USA v. Christian Alvarado
AUSA: Daniel Pastor / DEF: Stuart Kirchick
Status Conference
3:20-cr-00452-EMC-1 - USA v. Francisco Ricardo Miranda
AUSA: Daniel Pastor / DEF: Jesse Garcia
Status Conference
3:21-cr-00026-EMC-1 - USA v. Raudel Macias
AUSA: Daniel Pastor / DEF: Peter Arian
Status Conference
3:21-cr-00026-EMC-3 - USA v. Benito Macias
AUSA: Daniel Pastor / DEF: Joanna Sheridan
Status Conference
3:21-cr-00026-EMC-4 - USA v. Oscar Macias
AUSA: Daniel Pastor / DEF: K. McClure
Status Conference
3:21-cr-00203-EMC-1 - USA v. Travis Penaluna
AUSA: Kenneth Chambers / DEF: Jodi Linker
Status Conference
01:30PM
EMC - UNDERSEAL v. UNDERSEAL
02:00PM
EMC - UNDERSEAL v. UNDERSEAL
02:30PM
3:20-cr-00321-EMC-1 - USA v. Dale Behm
AUSA: Colin Sampson / DEF: Sophia Whiting
Motion Hearing
3:20-cr-00321-EMC - USA v. Joshua Clark
Motion for Bill of Particulars
3:21-cr-00254-EMC - USA v. Kareem Lacayo
For connection information, please see the judge's page.
Status Conference
03:00PM
3:13-cr-00094-EMC-1 - USA v. Marshay Goodspeed
AUSA: Kevin Barry / DEF: Daniel Blank
Status Conference re SRV/PRBV
Thursday, Nov 18 2021
09:00AM
EMC - UNDERSEAL v. UNDERSEAL
3:21-cr-00030-EMC - USA v. Weizen Frias
For connection information, please see the judge's page.
Restitution Hearing
11:30AM
3:18-cv-04865-EMC - In re Tesla Inc. Securities Litigation
Status Conference
01:30PM
3:18-cv-00510-EMC - FullView, Inc. v. Polycom, Inc.
Motion to Compel
3:19-cv-02921-EMC - The Board of Trustees et al v. James Island Plastering, Inc.
Ex Parte Application
3:20-cv-01053-EMC - District Council 16 Northern California Health and Welfare Trust Fund et al v. White et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
Motion for Default Judgment - by the Court
3:20-cv-05558-EMC - Worthy v. City of Berkeley et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
Motion for Summary Judgment
3:21-cv-01707-EMC - Apple Inc. v. Lancaster
Motion to Stay
3:21-cv-02148-EMC - Burzdak v. Universal Screen Arts, Inc.
Motion to Dismiss
Motion to Stay
3:21-cv-07716-EMC - Epes v. Sidden
Motion to Remand
02:30PM
3:20-cr-00321-EMC-1 - USA v. Dale Behm
AUSA: Colin Sampson / DEF: Sophia Whiting
Motion Hearing
3:20-cr-00321-EMC-4 - USA v. Joshua Clark
AUSA: Colin Sampson / DEF: Drew Findling
Motion Hearing
Friday, Nov 19 2021
09:00AM
3:20-cr-00321-EMC-1 - USA v. Dale Behm
AUSA: Colin Sampson / DEF: Sophia Whiting
Evidentiary Hearing
3:20-cr-00321-EMC - USA v. Joshua Clark
Motion to Suppress
3:20-cr-00321-EMC-4 - USA v. Joshua Clark
AUSA: Colin Sampson / DEF: Drew Findling
Evidentiary Hearing
Monday, Nov 22 2021
01:30PM
3:21-cv-01493-EMC - Focus 15, LLC v. NICO Corporation et al
Motion to Dismiss
3:21-cv-01891-EMC - Porter v. Sanofi US Services, Inc. et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
Motion to Dismiss
3:21-cv-02749-EMC - Estell v. Sanofi US Services, Inc. et al
Motion to Dismiss
3:21-cv-06580-EMC - Huber v. Biden et al
Motion to Dismiss
Tuesday, Nov 23 2021
01:30PM
3:21-cv-03083-EMC - Whitaker v. 2008 Shattuck Ave, LLC et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
3:21-cv-04670-EMC - Bibi v. VxL Enterprises, LLC et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
3:21-cv-07142-EMC - WEN v. GreenPoint Mortgage Funding, Inc.
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
02:30PM
3:11-cv-01729-EMC - Thomas et al v. Howrey LLP
Further Case Mgmt Conference
3:20-cv-03130-EMC - Vogt v. Fisher
Status Conference
3:20-cv-05477-EMC - Collins v. County of Alameda et al
Further Case Mgmt Conference
3:20-cv-05697-EMC - Martin v. County of Lake et al
Status Conference
3:20-cv-08155-EMC - Hernandez v. Huhtamaki, Inc.
Status Conference
3:21-cv-00403-EMC - Hurlocker v. APTIM Services, LLC
Status Conference
3:21-cv-01515-EMC - Chavez v. Finastra USA Corporation
Status Conference
Tuesday, Nov 30 2021
01:30PM
3:21-cv-00503-EMC - Ferrantino v. First Security
For connection information, please see the judge's page.
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
3:21-cv-02470-EMC - Barton et al v. Ledger SAS et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
3:21-cv-05066-EMC - Rajpal v. Delta Air Lines, Inc.
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
3:21-cv-05566-EMC - Shahid Buttar for Congress Committee et al v. Hearst Communications, Inc.
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
3:21-cv-05669-EMC - Stratton v. Costco Wholesale Corporation
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
3:21-cv-05714-EMC - Sorace et al v. Orinda Care Center, LLC et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
3:21-cv-06627-EMC - DeSoto v. General Electric Company, Viacomcbs Inc. et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
3:21-cv-06771-EMC - Future Motion, Inc. v. JW Batteries LLC
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
02:30PM
3:20-cv-08030-EMC - Canilao et al v. City Commercial Investments, LLC
Status Conference
3:20-cv-08097-EMC - Luna v. California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation et al
Status Conference
3:21-cv-00335-EMC - Ferreira-Dias et al v. Castillo et al
Status Conference
3:21-cv-03957-EMC - Morales et al v. City and County of San Francisco et al
Further Case Mgmt Conference
3:21-cv-04594-EMC - United States Securities and Exchange Commission v. Brown et al
Further Case Mgmt Conference
Thursday, Dec 2 2021
- Judge Unavailable - All Day
01:30PM
3:16-cv-07244-EMC - Siqueiros v. General Motors LLC
Motion in Limine
3:18-cv-07681-EMC - Ruiz v. Spearman
Motion to Take Deposition
Status Conference
3:20-cv-04764-EMC - Roman v. CVS Pharmacy Inc. et al
Motion for Summary Judgment
3:21-cv-04745-EMC - Stout v. GrubHub Inc. et al
Motion to Compel
3:21-cv-06536-EMC - Moonbug Entertainment Limited et al v. Babybus (Fujian) Network Technology Co., Ltd
Motion to Dismiss
Motion to Strike
3:21-cv-07142-EMC - WEN v. GreenPoint Mortgage Funding, Inc.
Motion to Dismiss
 
 
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District Judge Edward M. Chen, Courtroom 5, 17th Floor
Courtroom Deputy:  Angie Meuleman (415) 522-2034

Copies of Judge Chen's Standing Orders are available in the clerk's office in any division of the Northern District or here on the website under Standing Orders. 

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***IMPORTANT NOTICE REGARDING CASES BEFORE JUDGE CHEN***

Until further notice, all civil hearings and conferences will either be continued, submitted, or conducted by videoconference. In-person hearings re: civil pretrial conferences, motions for summary judgment and claims constructions will be determined on a case-by-case basis and conducted in Courtroom #5, 17th Floor. All criminal hearings and conferences will remain scheduled by videoconference on Wednesdays, unless an in-person hearing is requested.  In-Person hearings on criminal matters are now available to be set on Thursdays mornings from 9AM - 12:00PM noon.  All live in-court appearances will be held in Courtroom #5, 17th Floor.

Initial Case Management Conferences, Further Case Management Conferences, and Status Conferences in all civil matters are now regularly scheduled on Tuesdays at 1:30PM and 2:30PM, respectively, effective July 1, 2021.  Standing Order revised.

CHAMBER COPIES:

Hard chamber copies no longer required. Exceptions to this are pretrial conferences, summary judgments, claims constructions.  Parties are to review revised Civil Standing Order - General for further details. 

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To enter Judge Chen's virtual courtroom, please click the link below:

https://cand-uscourts.zoomgov.com/j/1619911861?pwd=TjVma1lnMlJlNHR3ZE9QMkFjNkFndz09

Webinar ID: 161 991 1861
Password: 912881

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

All cases are being heard via the Zoom Webinar link above.

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***THIS COURT DOES NOT RESERVE HEARING DATES AND DOES NOT ISSUE TENTATIVE RULINGS***

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Court Schedule (subject to change if in trial:)

Criminal Law and Motion (Remote): Wednesday at 2:30 p.m.
Criminal Law and Motion (Live Appearances Only): Thursday at 9:00 a.m.

Civil Case Management Conferences and Status Conferences:
Tuesday - Initial Case Management Conferences at 1:30 p.m. and
Further Case Management Conferences and Status Conference at 2:30 p.m.

Civil Law and Motion: Thursday at 1:30 p.m. (Court does not reserve hearing date; Judge Chen does not issue tentative rulings)

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Pretrial Conference: Tuesday at 2:30 p.m.

Trial: Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. (Dark on Thursday)

 NOTICE OF UNAVAILABILITY

Please take notice that the Honorable Edward M. Chen, United States District Judge, will not be available on the following days:

December 2, 2021 (all day), December 3, 2021 (A.M.)

January 24 thru 28, 2022

All counsel are hereby given notice that such absence constitutes a certificate of unavailability pursuant to Civil L.R. 1-5(p).

If urgency requires, counsel in cases assigned to Judge Chen may request a hearing before the General Duty Judge as provided in Civil Local Rule 7-1(c).