Calendar for: Magistrate Judge Thomas S. Hixson
Courtroom E, 15th Floor
Courtroom Deputy: Rose Maher

Last Updated: Mar 2 2024 12:02PM
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Tuesday, Mar 5 2024
4:23-cv-02257-YGR - W.G. Barr Management, LLC v. ContekPro LLC
Further Settlement Conference-In Person hearing
Thursday, Mar 7 2024
3:18-cr-00336-TSH-1 - USA v. Miguel L Garcia-Chavez
Further Status Conference-in-person hearing
3:23-cv-00882-TSH - Cress v. Nexo Financial LLC et al
Motion to Dismiss
Friday, Mar 8 2024
3:21-cv-09747-TSH - Jain v. Unilodgers, Inc. et al
Order to Show Cause Hearing-by telephone
Preliminary Injunction Hearing- by telephone
3:23-cv-03132-LJC - Escamilla et al v. Echelon Communities, LLC
Telephone Conference-Pre-Settlement Conference
Thursday, Mar 14 2024
3:20-cv-06570-TSH - Martinez v. County of Alameda, et al
Final Pretrial Conference
3:20-cv-07063-TSH - Plan Administrator of the Chevron Corporation Retirement Restoration Plan et al v. Minvielle et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
3:23-cv-06359-TSH - Solobay et al v. Presidio Trust
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
4:19-cv-02534-JSW - Zhu v. Li et al
Motion Hearing Determining the claim of exception and schedules-Ctrm E 15th Flr.
Tuesday, Mar 19 2024
3:23-cv-03683-TLT - Nguyen v. Asana, Inc.
Settlement Conference
Thursday, Mar 21 2024
3:21-cv-01951-TSH - Koeppen et al v. Carvana, LLC
Motion for Preliminary Approval of Class Action Settlement
3:23-cr-00258-JSC-1 - USA v. Aubrey Jackson Shelton
Further Bail Hearing-In Person, CTRM E, 15th Floor
3:23-cv-06607-TSH - Tang v. First Republic Bank et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
3:24-cv-00389-TSH - Reybol v. OnTrac Logistics et al
Order to Show Cause Hearing
1:20-cv-01932-RMI - Rael v. Pantoja et al
Further Settlement Conference by Zoom
Monday, Mar 25 2024
3:20-cv-06570-TSH - Martinez v. County of Alameda, et al
Jury Trial
Tuesday, Mar 26 2024
3:23-cv-06153-EMC - Frome Wye Limited v. Hosie Rice LLP et al
Further Settlement Conference-by Zoom
Thursday, Mar 28 2024
3:22-cv-03130-TSH - Haag v. UNUM Life Insurance Company of America
Motion for Attorney's Fees
3:23-cv-06704-TSH - Rodriguez Perez v. First Tech Federal Credit Union
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
3:24-cv-00180-TSH - Chee v. Tesla Inc.
Motion to Compel Arbitration
3:19-cv-03032-SK - Transgender Law Center et al v. United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement et al
Further Telephone Conference-Pre-Settlement Conference
Friday, Mar 29 2024
3:21-cv-09613-SK - The Center for Investigative Reporting et al v. Department of Justice et al
Further Telephone Conference: re Pre-Settlement Conference
Thursday, Apr 4 2024
3:23-cv-04490-VC - Monarch Blockchain Corporation v. Wyre Payments, Inc. et al
Settlement Conference
3:24-cv-00617-TSH - Petersen v. Gold Bond Building Products, LLC et al
Motion to Remand
Tuesday, Apr 9 2024
4:22-cv-09030-JST - Alianza Nacional de Campesinas, et al v. United States Environmental Protection Agency, et al
Further Settlement Conference-by Zoom
Wednesday, Apr 10 2024
3:23-cv-03218-RS - Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, as Receiver for Signature Bridge Bank v. CA-Mission Street Limited Partnership
Settlement Conference-by Zoom
Thursday, Apr 11 2024
3:22-cv-07534-TSH - American Civil Liberties Union Foundation et al v. United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
3:23-cv-02794-TSH - The Payroll Resource Group v. HealthEquity, Inc.
Motion Hearing
3:24-cv-00110-TSH - L.T. et al v. Eleanor Murray Fallon Middle School
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
3:24-cv-00176-TSH - Castillo et al v. Atekcity Corporation et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
3:24-cv-00180-TSH - Chee v. Tesla Inc.
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
3:24-cv-00238-TSH - Operating Engineers Health And Welfare Trust Fund et al v. Pacwest Construction, Company
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
Friday, Apr 12 2024
3:13-cv-05238-TSH - Henneberry v. City of Newark et al
Final Pretrial Conference
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Judge Hixson is having in-person hearings on his civil law and motion calendar AND Zoom Hearings as well:

In Person Hearings Thursdays at 10:00 AM: Courtroom E, 15th Floor

Please Note:  The Judge may specially set a motion hearing at a different time, if needed, so be sure to check when your hearing is on the calendar and at what time.

If it is a Zoom or telephonic hearing it will be posted as one or the other on the calendar.

For connection information on all proceedings via Zoom, please see the judge’s home page listed at, and follow the instructions listed at

Any questions about hearings please contact the Courtroom Deputy by email:


Civil Law and Motion: Thursdays at 10:00 a.m.

Motions may be noticed without reserving the hearing date.  Please be sure to check the Court's availability prior to scheduling your motion.  The Court may reset hearing dates as the Court's calendar requires.


Criminal Duty Calendar is heard in-person every day in Courtroom 14, on the 18th Floor, 450 Golden Gate Avenue at 10:30 a.m.

Masks are NOT required by Judge Hixson in the Duty Courtroom at this time. Masking is up to each individual.

Magistrate Judge Hixson's Criminal Duty Calendar is as follows for 2024:

The Entire Month of July 2024

The Entire Month of November 2024


Settlement Conferences shall be scheduled at 10:00 a.m., on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday or Friday. Settlement conferences are being held by Zoom, unless counsel request an in-person settlement conference.

Once a case is referred to Magistrate Judge Hixson, the Courtroom Deputy will schedule the Settlement Conference on one of those days. If counsel has any conflict with the date scheduled they should contact the Courtroom Deputy, Rose Maher, by email:


Judge Hixson is unavailable:

November 22-24, 2023

December 22-27, 2023


Request to appear by telephone must be approved by Judge Hixson.  Counsel shall E-file their request 3 days prior to the hearing, with a proposed Order for the Judge's signature. Upon the request being approved the Courtroom Deputy will E-file that Order with instructions on placing the call. 

Dial-in number: 1-888-684-8852

Access Code: 2925506

Any questions should be directed to the Courtroom Deputy, Rose Maher, by email:


January 2, 2023- New Year's (Court closed as the 1st is Sunday)

January 16, 2023- Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday

February 20, 2023 - President's Day

May 29, 2023 - Memorial Day

June 19, 2023 - Juneteenth

July 4, 2023 - Independence Day 

September 4, 2023 - Labor Day

October 9, 2023 - Columbus Day

November 10, 2023 - Veteran's Day

November 23, 2023 - Thanksgiving Day

December 25, 2023 - Christmas Day 

When a Federal Holiday falls on a Sunday, the Court will be closed Monday.  When a holiday falls on a Saturday, the Court be closed the preceding Friday.