Calendar for: Judge Beth Labson Freeman
Courtroom 3, 5th Floor
Courtroom Deputy: Tiffany Salinas-Harwell


Last Updated: Feb 1 2023 3:03PM
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Thursday, Feb 2 2023
09:00AM
5:20-cv-04824-BLF - Sanderlin et al v. City of San Jose et al
Motion for Summary Judgment via Zoom Webinar
5:22-cv-04321-BLF - Regal et al v. County of Santa Clara et al
Motion to Dismiss via Zoom Webinar
11:00AM
5:20-cv-00569-BLF - Wang v. Ehang Holdings Limited et al
Further Case Mgmt Conference via Zoom Webinar
5:20-cv-06519-BLF - State Farm Life Insurance Company v. Ablaza
Further Case Mgmt Conference via Zoom Webinar
Tuesday, Feb 21 2023
09:00AM
5:16-cr-00461-BLF - USA v. Bryan Chavez
Status Conference re SRV/PRBV
5:21-cr-00400-BLF-1 - USA v. Robert Gary Hansen
AUSA: Michael Pitman / DEF: Diane Bass
Status Conference
5:22-cr-00177-BLF-1 - USA v. Miguel Angel Vargas
AUSA: Jeffrey Backhus / DEF: Tamara Crepet
Status Conference
5:22-cr-00293-BLF - USA v. Louis Alexander
Status Conference
5:22-cr-00338-BLF - USA v. Cary Peterson
Order to Show Cause Hearing
5:22-cr-00338-BLF-1 - USA v. Cary Lee Peterson
AUSA: Jeffrey Backhus / DEFT: Pro Se, Jerry Fong (Standby)
Motion Hearing
5:22-cr-00346-BLF-1 - USA v. Francisco Javier Jaramillo
AUSA: Neal Hong / DEF: Dejan Gantar
Status Conference
5:22-cr-00382-BLF-1 - USA v. Leobardo Solorio-Quezadas
AUSA: Maya Karwande / DEF: Arturo Hernandez-Melendez
Status Conference
Thursday, Feb 23 2023
09:00AM
5:18-cv-04826-BLF - Dominguez et al v. City Of San Jose et al
Motion for Judgment as a Matter of Law
Motion for New Trial
5:21-cv-00819-BLF - Willis v. Koning Associates et al
Motion to Certify Class
5:21-cv-02392-BLF - Jeong v. Nexo Financial LLC et al
Motion to Dismiss
Motion to Strike
11:00AM
5:22-cv-01589-BLF - Srigley v. Monterey Peninsula Yacht Club, Inc et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:22-cv-03871-BLF - Riley v. Quantumscape Corp.
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:22-cv-04891-BLF - Saucedo v. Flagstar Bank, FSB et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:22-cv-05058-BLF - Old Bridge Cellars v. Rose & Arrow, LLC
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:22-cv-05793-BLF - Innovative Sports Management, Inc. v. Gutierrez et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
Tuesday, Feb 28 2023
5:14-cr-00312-BLF-1 - USA v. John Copeland
AUSA: Thomas Colthurst / DEF: Michelle Spencer
Status Conference re SRV/PRBV
09:00AM
5:13-cr-00202-BLF-1 - USA v. Eduardo Palomares
AUSA: John Bostic / DEF: Varell Fuller
Status Conference
5:20-cr-00080-BLF - USA v. David Garcia
Sentencing
5:20-cr-00458-BLF-12 - USA v. Miguel Angel Carrizal Zamora
AUSA: Daniel Kaleba / DEF: Jack Gordon
Status Conference
5:20-cr-00458-BLF-14 - USA v. Luis Guillermo Sendino
AUSA: Daniel Kaleba / DEF: Alfredo Morales
Status Conference/Possible Change of Plea Hearing
5:21-cr-00439-BLF-3 - USA v. Manuel Sanchez-Pedraza
AUSA: Joseph Tartakovsky / DEF: Karen McConville
Sentencing
5:22-cr-00218-BLF-1 - USA v. Chandler Tyler Ochoa
AUSA: Jeffrey Backhus / DEF: Severa Keith
Status Conference
Wednesday, Mar 1 2023
09:00AM
5:21-cv-03495-BLF - Kulik et al v. NMCI Medical Clinic Inc
Motion for Attorney Fees
11:00AM
5:22-cv-04827-BLF - Agis Software Development LLC v. Waze Mobile Limited
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:22-cv-04826-BLF - AGIS Software Development LLC v. Google LLC
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:22-cv-05273-BLF - Stellman v. Google LLC et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
01:30PM
5:20-cv-08033-BLF - Youlin Wang v. Forensic Professional Group USA, Inc. et al
Final Pretrial Conference
Thursday, Mar 2 2023
09:00AM
5:22-cv-04844-BLF - Laatz et al v. Zazzle, Inc. et al
Motion for Partial Summary Judgment
11:00AM
5:22-cv-01158-BLF - Long v. Juniper Networks (US), Inc.
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
Tuesday, Mar 7 2023
09:00AM
5:15-cr-00530-BLF-1 - USA v. Robert Sampson
Admit/Deny Hrg re SRV/PRBV
5:18-cr-00348-BLF-1 - USA v. Brandon Charles Glover
AUSA: Amie Rooney / DEF: Albie Jachimowicz
Sentencing
5:18-cr-00506-BLF-2 - USA v. Anthony Valdez
AUSA: Andrew Liao / DEF: Gail Shifman
Status Conference
5:19-cr-00292-BLF-1 - USA v. Shane Brightpath Mike
AUSA: Sarah Griswold / DEF: Robert Carlin
Status Conference
BLF - UNDERSEAL v. UNDERSEAL
5:18-cr-00506-BLF-3 - USA v. Siaki Tavale
AUSA: Andrew Liao / DEF: Richard Novak
Status Conference
5:18-cr-00506-BLF-4 - USA v. Andrew Alvarado
AUSA: Andrew Liao / DEF: Richard Tamor
Status Conference
5:18-cr-00506-BLF-5 - USA v. John Magat
AUSA: Andrew Liao / DEF: Mark Vermeulen
Status Conference
5:18-cr-00506-BLF-6 - USA v. Mark Anthony Garcia
AUSA: Andrew Liao / DEF: John Ellis
Status Conference
5:18-cr-00506-BLF-7 - USA v. Anelu Tavale
AUSA: Andrew Liao / DEF: Jay Rorty
Status Conference
5:20-cr-00458-BLF-4 - USA v. David Wolcott Greenman
AUSA: Daniel Kaleba / DEF: Douglas Rappaport
Status Conference
5:20-cr-00458-BLF-11 - USA v. Michael Ozuna Guizar
AUSA: Daniel Kaleba / DEF: Robert Lyons
Status Conference/Possible Change of Plea Hearing
5:22-cr-00343-BLF-1 - USA v. Brian Risso
AUSA: Neal Hong / DEF: John Forsyth
Status Conference
01:30PM
BLF - UNDERSEAL v. UNDERSEAL
Thursday, Mar 9 2023
09:00AM
5:21-cr-00369-BLF-1 - USA v. Min Hao Wu
AUSA: Daniel Kassabian / DEF: Erik Babcock
Evidentiary Hearing
01:30PM
5:17-cv-02990-BLF - Gomo et al v. NetApp, Inc.
Final Pretrial Conference
Tuesday, Mar 14 2023
09:00AM
5:20-cr-00080-BLF-2 - USA v. Jesus Garcia-Cano
AUSA: Kristina Green / DEF: Jeffrey Elliott
Status Conference re: Leads Program
5:20-cr-00475-BLF-1 - USA v. Jovencio Reducto Limosnero
AUSA: Michael Pitman / DEF: Severa Keith
Admission Hrg re SRV/PRBV
5:21-cr-00221-BLF-1 - USA v. Erna Huffman
AUSA: Christopher Vieira / DEF: Robert Carlin
Sentencing
BLF - UNDERSEAL v. UNDERSEAL
5:22-cr-00315-BLF-1 - USA v. Ruben Adolfo Pimentel
AUSA: Neal Hong / DEF: Tamara Crepet
Change of Plea Hearing
5:22-cr-00321-BLF-2 - USA v. Rodrigo Lara-Lopez
AUSA: Neal Hong / DEF: Alfredo Morales
Status Conference
BLF - UNDERSEAL v. UNDERSEAL
Wednesday, Mar 15 2023
09:00AM
5:22-cr-00338-BLF - USA v. Cary Peterson
Evidentiary Hearing
 
 
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SCHEDULING NOTES FOR JUDGE BETH LABSON FREEMAN
Courtroom 1, 5th Floor, San Jose
(Rev. December 14, 2022)

PARTIES SHALL SUBMIT CHAMBERS COPIES OF ALL PAPERS WHEN FILED. ***Chambers Copies shall be delivered to the Clerk's Office by noon following the day of filing.***

Courtroom attire is expected for all attorneys appearing at hearings that are conducted by Zoom Webinar.

CRIMINAL MATTERS

All Criminal Matters will be handled in person, in the courtroom. 

Members of the public, family, and friends are welcome to attend court hearings conducted in the courtroom.

 

CIVIL MATTERS

Judge Freeman will continue to conduct hearings on civil motions by Zoom Webinar. 

Civil case management conferences will all be conducted via Zoom Webinar.

Final pretrial conferences, jury instruction conferences, and all evidentiary hearings will be conducted in person, in the courtroom.

Jury selection and trial will be conducted in person, in the courtroom. Witnesses are expected to appear in person for testimony unless otherwise approved by the Court.

The Court is not able to accommodate some attorneys appearing in person and others by Zoom. 

These arrangements may be modified if public health conditions require a return to more limited in-person contact.

 

***SCHEDULING***

Criminal Matters:  Tuesdays at 9:00 a.m.

Parties seeking a hearing date or a continuance via stipulation or proposal must clear any new dates with the Court's calendar. To do so, all parties shall email BLFCRD@cand.uscourts.gov, prior to the submission of their filing.   All emails must include representatives from ALL parties.

Criminal Pretrial Conferences: As set by Court

Civil Motions:  Thursdays at 9:00 a.m. by reservation only. 

 

To reserve a hearing date, please contact Judge Freeman's Courtroom Deputy, Tiffany Salinas-Harwell, at blfcrd@cand.uscourts.gov

Upon reserving a hearing date, parties have fourteen (14) days to file papers.  On day fifteen (15) if papers are not filed, the reservation will expire and parties must obtain a new hearing date before filing. 

Civil Case Management Conferences:  Thursdays at 11:00 a.m.

Final Pretrial Conferences:  Thursdays at 1:30 p.m.

Trials:  Monday, Wednesday, and Friday 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.  (Unless otherwise Ordered by the Court)
             Tuesday 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (Unless otherwise Ordered by the Court)

Telephonic Appearances:  (NOT PERMITTED AT THIS TIME)

Telephonic appearances are permitted on a case by case basis.  A party seeking to appear telephonically shall file an administrative motion pursuant to Civil Local Rule 7-11.  If the administrative motion is granted, the party shall contact Court Call Phone Conferencing at (866)582-6878__ in advance of the hearing date to schedule the telephonic appearance. 

Further Information:  Please review Judge Freeman's Standing Orders and the Court's Local Rules for further information. Any requests unanswered by Scheduling Notes, Standing Orders, and Local Rules should be directed to Judge Freeman's Courtroom Deputy, Tiffany Salinas-Harwell, at blfcrd@cand.uscourts.gov.

Chamber Copies:  Chamber copies must be delivered to clerk’s office by 12:00 p.m. (noon) the next court day after filing.  Chamber copies must have two holes punched at the top and be stapled or ACCO-fastened.  

Certificate of Unavailability (Civ. L.R. 1-5(p))
Judge Freeman is unavailable on the following dates:

 

2023

January 2, 2023

February 6-20, 2023