Calendar for: Magistrate Judge Virginia K. DeMarchi
Courtroom 2, Fifth Floor
Courtroom Deputy: Adriana M. Kratzmann


Last Updated: Mar 2 2024 3:03PM
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Monday, Mar 4 2024
09:30AM
5:21-cv-08436-VKD - Berry v. Parodi
Jury Trial
Tuesday, Mar 5 2024
10:00AM
5:20-cv-02182-EJD - Lamartina v. VMware, Inc. et al
Motion to Compel Hearing (In Court)
01:30PM
5:23-cv-06100-VKD - Chen v. Merchants & Medical Credit Corporation, Inc.
Initial Case Mgmt Conference (Via Videoconference)
5:23-cv-06278-VKD - Nevares v. Flose et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
Thursday, Mar 7 2024
- No Matters Set at This Time
Friday, Mar 8 2024
- No Matters Set at This Time
Monday, Mar 11 2024
- No Matters Set at This Time
Tuesday, Mar 12 2024
03:00PM
5:11-cv-01263-EJD - Cabrera v. Google, LLC.
Further Discovery Hearing (In Court)
Wednesday, Mar 13 2024
- No Matters Set at This Time
Thursday, Mar 14 2024
- No Matters Set at This Time
Friday, Mar 15 2024
09:30AM
5:21-cv-02436-BLF - Skillz Platform Inc. v. AviaGames Inc.
Settlement Conference (In Court)
Monday, Mar 18 2024
03:00PM
5:23-cv-03610-PCP - Soysal v. County of Santa Cruz et al
Telephone Conference Pre-Call Re Settlement Conference
Tuesday, Mar 19 2024
01:30PM
5:23-cv-06510-VKD - Orejon et al v. Alpha Tech Plumbing, Inc. et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:23-cv-06518-VKD - Garcia v. Start Yoshi, Inc.
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
Wednesday, Mar 20 2024
09:00AM
5:21-cv-05349-VKD - Eisen et al v. Day
Final Pretrial Conference (In Court)
Thursday, Mar 21 2024
01:00PM
VKD - UNDERSEAL v. UNDERSEAL
Friday, Mar 22 2024
09:30AM
5:23-cv-03610-PCP - Soysal v. County of Santa Cruz et al
Settlement Conference (In Court)
Monday, Mar 25 2024
09:00AM
5:22-cv-04106-VKD - Levi Strauss & Co. v. Connolly
Jury Trial
Tuesday, Mar 26 2024
09:00AM
5:22-cv-04106-VKD - Levi Strauss & Co. v. Connolly
Jury Trial
10:00AM
5:20-cv-06957-VKD - Simpson Strong-Tie Company Inc. v. MiTek Inc.
Motion for Attorney Fees
Motion Hearing
5:23-cv-03264-PCP - Entangled Media, LLC v. Dropbox, Inc.
Motion to Amend/Correct
5:23-cv-05790-VKD - Stewart v. Lowe's Home Centers, LLC
Order to Show Cause Hearing (In Court)
5:24-cv-00135-VKD - Ha v. New Cingular Wireless PCS, LLC
Motion to Dismiss (In Court)
01:30PM
5:23-cv-06075-VKD - Diamond Chemical Company et al v. Gurtler Chemical, Inc.
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:23-cv-06047-VKD - Nguyen v. The United States
Initial Case Mgmt Conference (Video Conference)
Wednesday, Mar 27 2024
09:00AM
5:22-cv-04106-VKD - Levi Strauss & Co. v. Connolly
Jury Trial
Thursday, Mar 28 2024
09:00AM
5:22-cv-04106-VKD - Levi Strauss & Co. v. Connolly
Jury Trial
Friday, Mar 29 2024
09:00AM
5:22-cv-04106-VKD - Levi Strauss & Co. v. Connolly
Jury Trial
Monday, Apr 1 2024
09:30AM
5:23-cv-04672-BLF - Alvarez Garcia v. Experian Information Solutions, Inc.
Telephone Conference - Re Pre-Call Re settlement conference
01:00PM
- Criminal Duty Matters set at 1:00 pm
5:23-mj-70347-MAG - USA v. Joanne Segovia
Preliminary Examination
Tuesday, Apr 2 2024
10:00AM
5:22-cv-03000-VKD - The Estate of Demetrius Stanley et al v. City of San Jose et al
Order to Show Cause Hearing
5:23-cv-05903-VKD - Mulgaonkar v. United States Department of Homeland Security
Motion to Dismiss
01:00PM
- Criminal Duty Matters set at 1:00 pm
01:30PM
5:23-cv-05095-VKD - De Tagle v. Santa Clara County, San Jose Police Department
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:23-cv-06677-VKD - Strike 3 Holdings, LLC v. John Doe subscriber assigned IP address 107.129.161.131
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:24-cv-00041-VKD - de Tagle et al v. Superior Court of California for the County of Santa Clara et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
Wednesday, Apr 3 2024
09:30AM
- SJAA CVB - via Zoom
5:23-cv-04672-BLF - Alvarez Garcia v. Experian Information Solutions, Inc.
Settlement Conference (Via Videoconference)
01:00PM
- Criminal Duty Matters set at 1:00 pm
Thursday, Apr 4 2024
01:00PM
- Criminal Duty Matters set at 1:00 pm
Friday, Apr 5 2024
01:00PM
- Criminal Duty Matters set at 1:00 pm
Monday, Apr 8 2024
01:00PM
- Criminal Duty Matters set at 1:00 pm
Tuesday, Apr 9 2024
10:00AM
5:21-cv-06714-VKD - Gastelum v. TJX Companies
Order to Show Cause Hearing
5:23-cv-06047-VKD - Nguyen v. The United States
Motion to Dismiss Hearing
5:24-mc-80047-VKD - v. Google LLC
Motion Hearing
01:00PM
- Criminal Duty Matters set at 1:00 pm
01:30PM
5:18-cv-01223-VKD - Ramachandran v. City of Los Altos et al
Further Case Mgmt Conference
5:24-cv-00135-VKD - Ha v. New Cingular Wireless PCS, LLC
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
Wednesday, Apr 10 2024
09:30AM
5:23-cv-04549-EJD - Enovsys LLC v. Uber Technologies, Inc.
Telephone Conference
01:00PM
- Criminal Duty Matters set at 1:00 pm
Thursday, Apr 11 2024
01:00PM
- Criminal Duty Matters set at 1:00 pm
Friday, Apr 12 2024
09:30AM
5:23-cv-04549-EJD - Enovsys LLC v. Uber Technologies, Inc.
Settlement Conference (In Court)
01:00PM
- Criminal Duty Matters set at 1:00 pm
 
 
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COURT SCHEDULE FOR MAGISTRATE JUDGE VIRGINIA K. DEMARCHI 

These procedures apply to all civil proceedings scheduled before Judge DeMarchi.

 Settlement Conferences:  Judge DeMarchi prefers to conduct settlement conferences in person at the courthouse in San Jose, but she is willing to conduct the settlement conference via Zoom videoconference, especially if all parties agree to proceed by Zoom videoconference.  The parties shall confer and advise Judge DeMarchi’s courtroom deputy, Adriana Kratzmann, of their preference when scheduling the settlement conference.  Judge DeMarchi prefers to conduct settlement conferences on Wednesdays, Thursdays or Fridays. Pre-settlement conference calls will be conducted by telephone, per Judge DeMarchi’s Standing Order for Settlement Conferences.  Parties may schedule a settlement conference by emailing Adriana Kratzmann, Judge DeMarchi’s Courtroom Deputy, at VKDcrd@cand.uscourts.gov.

Chambers Copies:  Chambers copies of joint discovery dispute letters, motion papers filed pursuant to Civil L.R. 7-2, opposition papers filed pursuant to Civil L.R. 7-3, and reply papers filed pursuant to Civil L.R. 7-3 should be delivered to the Clerk’s Office no later than the close of the next court day following the day that the paper was electronically filed. Chambers copies must be double-sided and 3-hole punched along the left margin of the paper. For under seal filings, chambers copies should include only the unredacted version of the filing. Such copies must be marked with the notation “Chambers Copy” and submitted to the Clerk’s Office in an envelope marked with the case name, case number, and the words “Magistrate Judge DeMarchi Chambers Copies.” 

Civil Law and Motion:
Tuesdays @ 10:00 a.m. 

Civil motions (other than discovery motions) may be noticed for hearing on Tuesdays at 10:00 a.m. Counsel need not reserve a hearing date in advance but noticed dates may be reset as the Court’s calendar requires. Before noticing a motion for hearing, please check the Court’s availability (available at https://apps.cand.uscourts.gov/CEO/cfd.aspx?71BY). Questions regarding scheduling should be addressed to Judge DeMarchi’s courtroom deputy, Adriana Kratzmann, at (408) 535-5365 or vkdcrd@cand.uscourts.gov.

Unless the Court orders otherwise, all hearings (including hearings on discovery disputes) will be conducted in person in Judge DeMarchi’s courtroom at the San Jose courthouse.  Judge DeMarchi does not issue tentative rulings on upcoming matters.

Case Management Conferences:
Tuesdays @ 1:30 p.m.

Unless the Court orders otherwise, case management conferences will be conducted by Zoom video conference.  Instructions for participating in the Zoom video conference will be provided by Clerk’s Notice and posted on the docket for each conference.  Guidance on how to use Zoom functionality is posted on the Court’s website at https://www.cand.uscourts.gov/zoom/.  If any party believes that a particular conference should be conducted in person, the party must request an in-person conference in the joint case management statement or in a separate submission no later than 7 days before the case management conference and must explain why it believes the conference should be conducted in person. 

Criminal Law and Motion:
Thursdays @ 10:00 a.m.

Criminal Duty Calendar 2024:

January, April, July, October

The magistrate judge criminal calendar for San Jose will be heard every day at 1:00pm.

Standing Orders
Copies of Judge DeMarchi's Standing Orders are available in the clerk's office in any division of the Northern District or here on this website under Standing Orders. Copies of the Local Rules are also available.

Notice of Unavailability for 2024:

April 25-26

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

Court Holidays 2024:   

Monday, January 1 New Year’s Day 
Monday, January 15 Birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr.
Monday, February 19 Presidents' Day
Monday, May 27 Memorial Day
Wednesday, June 19 Juneteenth Independence Day 
Thursday, July 4 Independence Day 
Monday, September 2 Labor Day
Monday, October 14 Columbus Day
Monday, November 11 Veterans Day
Thursday, November 28 Thanksgiving Day
Wednesday, December 25 Christmas Day (observed)

Ex Parte Communications:

When contacting the Court, all parties must comply with Civil L.R. 11-4(c).

 
Adriana M. Kratzmann is the Courtroom Deputy to Magistrate Judge Virginia K. DeMarchi - Direct dial (408) 535-5365.

UPDATED: 1/4/2024