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


Last Updated: Nov 30 2022 3:03PM
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Wednesday, Nov 30 2022
- Judge Unavailable - All Day
Thursday, Dec 1 2022
- Judge Unavailable - All Day
Friday, Dec 2 2022
- Judge Unavailable - All Day
Monday, Dec 5 2022
- Judge Unavailable - All Day
Tuesday, Dec 6 2022
- Judge Unavailable - All Day
Wednesday, Dec 7 2022
- Judge Unavailable - All Day
Thursday, Dec 8 2022
- Judge Unavailable - All Day
10:00AM
3:18-cr-00243-EMC-1 - USA v. Jeremy Harris
AUSA: Ross Weingarten / DEF: Gabriela Bischof
Status Conference re SRV/PRBV
Friday, Dec 9 2022
- Judge Unavailable - All Day
Tuesday, Dec 13 2022
01:30PM
3:21-cv-07338-EMC - Operating Engineers Health And Welfare Trust Fund For Northern California et al v. A Better Valley Crane, LLC et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
02:30PM
3:18-cv-00653-EMC - Integra Med Analytics LLC. v. Mariner Health Care Inc.
Status Conference
3:18-cv-01554-EMC - Ramos et al v. Nielsen et al
Status Conference
3:18-cv-07826-EMC - Brown v. State of California et al
Status Conference
3:19-cv-00731-EMC - Bhattarai et al v. Nielsen et al
Status Conference
3:20-cv-08030-EMC - Canilao et al v. City Commercial Investments, LLC
Status Conference
3:21-cv-01840-EMC - Gor v. British Airways, PLC
Status Conference
3:21-cv-06400-EMC - Vasquez v. Cebridge Telecom CA, LLC et al
Status Conference
3:21-cv-06859-EMC - Madsen v. Fisherman's Life LLC
Further Case Mgmt Conference
3:21-cv-09045-EMC - R. G. et al v. Rob Bonta
Status Conference
3:22-cv-01705-EMC - Duval v. Ford Motor Company
Further Case Mgmt Conference
Wednesday, Dec 14 2022
10:30AM
3:19-cr-00621-EMC-1 - USA v. Ahmad Abouammo
Sentencing
02:30PM
3:13-cr-00094-EMC - USA v. Marshay Goodspeed
Status Conference re SRV/PRBV
3:18-cr-00494-EMC-1 - USA v. Maria Rosario Escobar Davila
AUSA: Charles Bisesto / DEF: Daniel Blank
Status Conference
3:19-cr-00270-EMC - USA v. David Douglas
Sentencing
3:20-cr-00357-EMC-1 - USA v. Keanna Alloise Smith-Stewart
AUSA: Christiaan Highsmith / DEF: Daniel Blank
Status Conference re SRV/PRBV
3:21-cr-00397-EMC-1 - USA v. Alan Anderson
AUSA: Sailaja Paidipaty / DEF: Candis Mitchell
Change of Plea Hearing
3:21-cr-00477-EMC - USA v. Otoniel Meza
Status Conference
Thursday, Dec 15 2022
09:00AM
3:20-cr-00140-EMC-1 - USA v. Geoffrey Walker
AUSA: Hallie Hoffman / DEF: Candis Mitchell
Revocation Superv Rls Hearing
10:00AM
3:12-cr-00325-EMC - USA v. Diante Johnson
Status Conference re SRV/PRBV
3:13-cr-00799-EMC - USA v. Diante Johnson
Status Conference re SRV/PRBV
10:30AM
EMC - UNDERSEAL v. UNDERSEAL
01:30PM
3:21-cv-04062-EMC - Guardant Health, Inc. v. Natera, Inc.
Motion for Summary Judgment
Motion to Strike
3:21-cv-05566-EMC - Shahid Buttar for Congress Committee et al v. Hearst Communications, Inc.
Motion to Dismiss
Motion to Strike
3:22-cv-00749-EMC - Remoundos et al v. LendUS, LLC
Motion for Settlement
03:00PM
3:21-cv-03234-EMC - Merante v. American Institute for Foreign Study, Inc.
Fairness Hearing
Motion for Attorney Fees
Motion for Settlement
Tuesday, Dec 20 2022
10:00AM
3:21-cv-00034-EMC - Barich et al v. Cotati et al
For connection information, please see the judge's page.
Motion in Limine
Pretrial Conference
01:30PM
3:21-cv-04435-EMC - Roles et al v. California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
02:30PM
3:16-cv-02120-EMC - United States of America et al v. Academy Mortgage Corporation
Status Conference
3:21-cv-03341-EMC - Nextdoor, Inc. v. 420 Taylor Ventures LLC et al
Status Conference
3:21-cv-07422-EMC - Weisberg v. UNUM Life Insurance Company of America
Status Conference
Wednesday, Dec 21 2022
10:00AM
3:17-cr-00533-EMC-4 - USA v. Jeremy Daniel Greer
AUSA: Kevin Barry / DEF: Gail Shifman
Change of Plea Hearing
10:30AM
3:17-cr-00533-EMC-12 - USA v. Merl Frederick Hefferman
AUSA: Kevin Barry / DEF: Gail Shifman
Change of Plea Hearing
02:30PM
3:08-cr-00267-EMC-1 - USA v. David Yuen
Status Conference re SRV/PRBV
Thursday, Dec 22 2022
10:00AM
EMC - UNDERSEAL v. UNDERSEAL
01:30PM
3:22-cv-02441-EMC - Tuttle v. Zapata et al
Motion to Dismiss
Friday, Dec 23 2022
- Judge Unavailable - All Day
Monday, Dec 26 2022
- Judge Unavailable - All Day
Tuesday, Dec 27 2022
- Judge Unavailable - All Day
Wednesday, Dec 28 2022
- Judge Unavailable - All Day
Thursday, Dec 29 2022
- Judge Unavailable - All Day
Friday, Dec 30 2022
- Judge Unavailable - All Day
Tuesday, Jan 3 2023
02:30PM
3:11-cv-01729-EMC - Thomas et al v. Howrey LLP
Further Case Mgmt Conference
3:21-cv-03234-EMC - Merante v. American Institute for Foreign Study, Inc.
Final Pretrial Conference
3:21-cv-03341-EMC - Nextdoor, Inc. v. 420 Taylor Ventures LLC et al
Final Pretrial Conference
3:21-cv-09500-EMC - Kitcher-Tucker et al v. City and County of San Francisco et al
Status Conference
Wednesday, Jan 4 2023
10:00AM
3:18-cv-04865-EMC - In re Tesla Inc. Securities Litigation
For connection information, please see the judge's page.
Final Pretrial Conference
02:00PM
EMC - UNDERSEAL v. UNDERSEAL
02:15PM
EMC - UNDERSEAL v. UNDERSEAL
02:30PM
3:21-cr-00257-EMC - USA v. Cruz Velasquez
Change of Plea Hearing
Thursday, Jan 5 2023
01:30PM
3:18-cv-00510-EMC - FullView, Inc. v. Polycom, Inc.
For connection information, please see the judge's page.
Motion to Stay
Status Conference
3:20-cv-07991-EMC - Nguyen et al v. Wells Fargo, N.A. et al
Motion for Sanctions
3:21-cv-05176-EMC - Navigators Specialty Insurance Company v. Golden Bear Insurance Company, et al
Motion Hearing
3:21-cv-07870-EMC - Chana v. FCA US LLC et al
Motion Hearing
3:21-cv-10075-EMC - Lloyd v. Facebook, Inc. et al
Motion to Dismiss
Friday, Jan 6 2023
09:00AM
3:18-cv-07681-EMC - Ruiz v. Spearman
For connection information, please see the judge's page.
Evidentiary Hearing
03:00PM
3:17-cr-00533-EMC-2 - USA v. Raymond Michael Foakes
AUSA: Kevin Barry / DEF: Albert Boro
Status Conference
3:17-cr-00533-EMC-3 - USA v. Russell Allen Lyles
AUSA: Kevin Barry / DEF: Gail Shifman
Status Conference
3:17-cr-00533-EMC-4 - USA v. Jeremy Daniel Greer
AUSA: Kevin Barry / DEF: Gail Shifman
Status Conference
3:17-cr-00533-EMC-7 - USA v. Christopher Ranieri
AUSA: Kevin Barry / DEF: Gail Shifman
Status Conference
3:17-cr-00533-EMC-9 - USA v. Brian Allen Burke
AUSA: Kevin Barry / DEF: Erik Babcock
Status Conference
3:17-cr-00533-EMC-12 - USA v. Merl Frederick Hefferman
AUSA: Kevin Barry / DEF: Gail Shifman
Status Conference
Monday, Jan 9 2023
09:00AM
3:18-cv-07681-EMC - Ruiz v. Spearman
For connection information, please see the judge's page.
Evidentiary Hearing
Tuesday, Jan 10 2023
01:30PM
3:16-cv-07133-EMC - Jenkins v. Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants Inc.
For connection information, please see the judge's page.
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
3:21-cv-02415-EMC - IN RE ANNIES MAC & CHEESE LITIGATION
For connection information, please see the judge's page.
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
02:30PM
3:17-md-02777-EMC - In re Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep EcoDiesel Marketing, Sales Practices and Products Liability Litigation
Status Conference
3:17-cv-02162-EMC - Food & Water Watch, Inc. et al v. Environmental Protection Agency et al
Status Conference
Video Camera Hearing
3:19-cv-00290-EMC - American Civil Liberties Union Foundation et al v. Department of Justice et al
For connection information, please see the judge's page.
Status Conference
3:19-cv-02921-EMC - The Board of Trustees et al v. James Island Plastering, Inc.
Status Conference
3:20-cv-03469-EMC - Chapman v. Garcia
Further Case Mgmt Conference
3:21-cv-00335-EMC - Ferreira-Dias et al v. Castillo et al
Status Conference
3:21-cv-04238-EMC - Hazlett v. Marathon Refining Logistics Services LLC
For connection information, please see the judge's page.
Status Conference
3:21-cv-05176-EMC - Navigators Specialty Insurance Company v. Golden Bear Insurance Company, et al
Status Conference
3:21-cv-08962-EMC - Chapman v. City of Morgan Hill
Further Case Mgmt Conference
3:21-cv-09700-EMC - Mewawalla v. Middleman et al
Status Conference
3:22-cv-00216-EMC - Charalambous et al v. Liberty Mutual Insurance Company et al
Status Conference
3:22-cv-02558-EMC - Yang v. McCarthy, Burgess & Wolff, Inc.
Further Case Mgmt Conference
Wednesday, Jan 11 2023
08:00AM
EMC - UNDERSEAL v. UNDERSEAL
10:00AM
3:17-cr-00533-EMC-1 - USA v. Jonathan Joseph Nelson
AUSA: Kevin Barry / DEF: Gail Shifman
Motion Hearing
3:17-cr-00533-EMC - USA v. Jonathan Nelson
Motion for Acquittal
Motion for Joinder
3:17-cr-00533-EMC - USA v. Raymond Foakes
Motion for Joinder
3:17-cr-00533-EMC - USA v. Russell Lyles
Motion for Joinder
3:17-cr-00533-EMC - USA v. Jeremy Greer
Motion for Joinder
3:17-cr-00533-EMC-5 - USA v. Brian Wayne Wendt
AUSA: Kevin Barry / DEF: Gail Shifman
Motion Hearing
3:17-cr-00533-EMC - USA v. Brian Wendt
Motion for Joinder
3:17-cr-00533-EMC - USA v. Russell Ott
Motion for Acquittal
Motion for Joinder
3:17-cr-00533-EMC-6 - USA v. Russell Taylor Ott
AUSA: Kevin Barry / DEF: Gail Shifman
Motion Hearing
3:17-cr-00533-EMC - USA v. Christopher Ranieri
Motion for Joinder
3:17-cr-00533-EMC - USA v. Damien Cesena
Motion for Joinder
3:17-cr-00533-EMC - USA v. Brian Burke
Motion for Joinder
3:17-cr-00533-EMC - USA v. Jason Cliff
Motion for Joinder
3:17-cr-00533-EMC - USA v. David Diaz
Motion for Joinder
3:17-cr-00533-EMC - USA v. Merl Hefferman
Motion for Joinder
02:00PM
EMC - UNDERSEAL v. UNDERSEAL
02:30PM
3:93-cr-00385-CAL-1 - USA v. Michael Savage
Status Conference re SRV/PRBV
3:17-cr-00283-EMC - USA v. Samuel Meza
Status Conference re SRV/PRBV
3:21-cr-00198-EMC - USA v. Cian Burley
Status Conference
 
 
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District Judge Edward M. Chen, Courtroom 5, 17th Floor
Courtroom Deputy:  (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 (In-custody and Live Appearances): 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:

May 26 & 27, 2022

June 2,  3, 23 & 24, 2022

July 5, 8, 18, 19, 20, 2022

August 9-19, 2022

September 1 -11, 2022; September 14, 15 , 16,  22, 23, 2022

October 20, 21, 31, 2022

November 1, 2, 25, 30, 2022

December 1, 2, 5-9, 23-30, 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).