Calendar for: Magistrate Judge Susan van Keulen
Courtroom 6, 4th Floor
Courtroom Deputy: Justine H. Fanthorpe


Last Updated: Nov 30 2022 3:03PM
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Wednesday, Nov 30 2022
01:30PM
- CRIMINAL DUTY
Thursday, Dec 1 2022
01:30PM
5:21-cv-05381-NC - Navarro et al v. The City of Mountain View
Settlement Conference via Zoom
Tuesday, Dec 6 2022
10:00AM
5:21-cv-04845-SVK - Johnson v. Chop & Pub, Inc.
Webinar ID: 161 398 2797 Passcode: 534805 US: +1 669-254-5252
Status Conference via Zoom
5:22-cv-04602-SVK - Sida et al v. The Honest Company, Inc.
Motion Hearing
03:00PM
5:22-cr-00146-EJD-1 - USA v. Mark Dehart
AUSA: Christoffer Lee / DEF: Jay Rorty/PTS: Timothy Elder
Further Status re Conditions of Release via Zoom Webinar ID: 161 398 2797 Passcode: 534805 US: +1 669-254-5252
Tuesday, Dec 13 2022
09:30AM
- CMC/STATUS DAY VIA ZOOM
Webinar ID: 161 398 2797 Passcode: 534805 US: +1 669-254-5252
5:17-cv-06673-SVK - United States of America et al v. Northrop Grumman Corporation et al
For connection information, please see the judge's page.
Further Case Mgmt Conference
5:20-cv-09157-SVK - Mobile Emergency Housing Corp. et al v. HP, Inc.
Status Conference
5:22-cv-01079-SVK - Gonzalez v. City of Pacific Grove, California et al
Status Conference
5:22-cr-00279-SVK - USA v. Michelle Rodriguez
For connection information, please see the judge's page.
Status Conference
5:22-cv-05002-SVK - Garmany v. Kijakazi
For connection information, please see the judge's page.
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:22-cv-05041-SVK - Kemper Independence Insurance Company v. Homeland Insurance Company of New York
For connection information, please see the judge's page.
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:22-cv-05144-SVK - Dewinter Group, LLC v. STREETTEAM SOFTWARE, LLC
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:22-cv-05157-SVK - Strike 3 Holdings, LLC v. John Doe subscriber assigned IP address 107.201.104.101
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
10:00AM
- OSC DAY VIA ZOOM
Webinar ID: 161 398 2797 Passcode: 534805 US: +1 669-254-5252
5:19-cv-04130-SVK - Miller-Garcia v. Avani Media, LLC et al
For connection information, please see the judge's page.
Order to Show Cause Hearing
5:20-cv-02819-EJD - Synopsys, Inc. v. Real Intent, Inc.
Motion for Discovery
5:21-cv-05256-SVK - Johnson v. Auburn & Antelope, Inc.,
Order to Show Cause Hearing
5:21-cv-08204-SVK - Johnson v. Kaur et al
Order to Show Cause Hearing
5:21-cv-08868-SVK - Oppenheim v. Stanford Health Care
Order to Show Cause Hearing
5:22-cv-02653-SVK - Fenix Partners Group, LLC et al v. Slap Gear Protective, LLC et al
Status Conference
5:22-cv-05015-SVK - Miller v. Plex, Inc. et al
Motion to Compel
5:22-cv-05258-SVK - Medina v. Bank of America, N.A. et al
Order to Show Cause Hearing
Tuesday, Jan 3 2023
10:00AM
5:22-cv-07026-SVK - Royston v. Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC
Motion to Remand
Tuesday, Jan 10 2023
09:30AM
- CMC/STATUS DAY VIA ZOOM
Webinar ID: 161 398 2797 Passcode: 534805 US: +1 669-254-5252
5:22-cv-04116-SVK - Strike 3 Holdings, LLC v. John Doe subscriber assigned IP address 67.164.43.186
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:22-cv-05996-SVK - Powers v. Velasquez et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
10:00AM
4:20-cv-03664-YGR - Brown et al v. Google LLC et al
Motion Hearing
4:20-cv-05146-YGR - Calhoun et al v. Google LLC
Motion Hearing
Wednesday, Jan 11 2023
09:30AM
5:20-cv-04659-EJD - Challenge Printing Company, Inc. v. Electronics For Imaging Inc.
Settlement Conference (TBD)
 
 
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PANDEMIC NOTICE AS TO ALL MATTERS PENDING BEFORE MAGISTRATE JUDGE VAN KEULEN

EFFECTIVE NOVEMBER 2, 2021 UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE:

1.  APPEARANCES. Many civil hearings have returned to in-person appearances while some remain by video conference. Parties are to check ECF for status. Criminal out-of-custody appearances set before Magistrate Judge van Keulen will be conducted by video, unless the parties are specifically notified otherwise by the Court. Specific call-in/Zoom instructions will be posted on ECF no later than 48 hours in advance.
No motion to appear by telephone is required. Parties without electronic filing will receive information by email.  SCHEDULING days and times below still apply. 

 

Please click the link below to join webinars (public hearings). If you are a case participant, you will join as an attendee, then you will be brought into the proceeding by court staff.

https://cand-uscourts.zoomgov.com/j/1613982797?pwd=QkRjaGdHbmNNbDJBcWNxRkNLbVB3QT09

Webinar ID: 161 398 2797
Password: 534805

Please review this important guidance on participating in a Zoom Webinar or Meeting. 

 

2. SETTLEMENT CONFERENCES:  All settlement conferences will be conducted by confidential telephone or video conference. Contact information will be emailed to counsel.

 

The court will use Zoom Meetings (as opposed to Zoom Webinars) for settlement conferences and other non-public hearings.  To join a meeting, click on the link below.  You will initially enter a “waiting room” and will be admitted into the meeting by court staff.

https://cand-uscourts.zoomgov.com/j/1617470821?pwd=dG1LWU5vUHN4NE1xSmx0c3BqQXovQT09

Meeting ID: 161 747 0821
Password: 384620

Counsel are responsible for making sure that their participants are able to take part in a Zoom video conference. Counsel should ensure that their participants have downloaded the Zoom application onto a laptop or desktop with a working camera and microphone, and counsel shall do a test run with all of their participants prior to the settlement conference to eliminate all equipment-based problems. Audio-only participation is prohibited. All participants must also have access to email and a telephone throughout the settlement conference.  

3. BENCH AND JURY TRIALS HAVE RESUMED IN-PERSON.


4.  CRIMINAL IN-CUSTODY APPEARANCES.  Counsel are encouraged to confer as to whether a continuance or waiver of defendant's personal presence is appropriate.  If defendant is not going to personally appear, counsel are to contact the court room deputy for scheduling a telephonic or video hearing at the Court's first availability. If defendant is going to personally appear and is located at the Santa Rita facility, counsel must set the matter on the criminal duty calendar by contacting the CRD of the duty judge.  Counsel are further referred to the currently established protocols for setting criminal matters.   


5.  CASE DEADLINES REMAIN IN PLACE.  All civil case management schedules and deadlines remain in place. Submission of chamber's copies suspended pending further notice.

 

6.  SAN JOSE CENTRAL VIOLATIONS BUREAU (CVB) (2022) & (2023) @ 9:30AM
Magistrate Judge Susan van Keulen will handle the CVB Calendar:

November 2, 2022

February 1, 2023

May 3, 2023

August 2, 2023

December 6, 2023

7. SALINAS CENTRAL VIOLATIONS BUREAU (CVB) (2023)
Magistrate Judge Susan van Keulen will handle the CVB Calendar:

April 3, 2023

August 7, 2023

SCHEDULING 
*Case Management Conferences: Tuesdays at 9:30 a.m.
*Civil Law & Motion Calendar: Tuesdays at 10:00 a.m.
*Civil Pretrial Conferences: Thursdays at 9:30 a.m.
*Parties are not required to reserve a hearing date but should confirm the Court's availability at http://www.cand.uscourts.gov. Hearings and motions may be reset as the Court's calendar requires. For questions regarding scheduling, please contact Courtroom Deputy Justine Fanthorpe at 408.535.5375 or at Justine_Fanthorpe@cand.uscourts.gov.

CRIMINAL DUTY SCHEDULE (2022) 
March 2022

June 2022

July 25-27, 2022 (Covering for Judge DeMarchi)

September 2022 (SF covering Sept. 22-23, 2022 for Judges' Retreat)

November 2022 (Judge Cousins covering Nov. 17-21, 2022; Judge Tse covering Nov. 25, 2022)

CRIMINAL DUTY SCHEDULE (2023)

February 2023

May 20

August 2023

December 2023

*Beginning May 2, 2022, All Criminal Duty Matters will be heard In-Person M, W, Th and F at 1:30 pm, and via Zoom every Tuesday at 1:30 pm, unless specially set.*

All Criminal Duty paper should be submitted to SVKCRD@cand.uscourts.gov                                                                                                             

NOTICE OF UNAVAILABILITY (2022)
Please take notice that Magistrate Judge Susan van Keulen will be unavailable on the following days:

February 16-18, 2022

April 4-6, 2022; 1/2 day April 8, 2022

May 9-12, 2022

August 25-26 & 29, 2022

November 16-22, 2022

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

EX PARTE COMMUNICATIONS
When contacting the Court, all parties shall abide by Civil L.R. 11-4(c). Communications made in violation of the local rules will be disregarded.

OFFICIAL TRANSCRIPTS
All transcript orders must be placed online. For more information, please visit: _http://www.cand.uscourts.gov/transcripts

Telephonic Appearances-TEMPORARILY SUPERCEDED BY PANDEMIC NOTICE ABOVE are not permitted absent prior approval of the court. The requesting party must file an administrative motion to appear telephonically for each hearing for which such appearance is desired. Such request must be submitted 5 days before the conference. If the request is granted, the party must contact CourtCall Phone Conferencing at (866)582-6878 in advance of the hearing to schedule a telephonic appearance.To ensure the quality of the record, the parties should avoid the use of  mobile phones, speakerphones, or phones in other public places. If your matter is vacated after arranging for an appearance through CourtCall, please notify CourtCall that your matter has been taken off calendar and you do not need a telephonic appearance.  


Justine Fanthorpe
Courtroom Deputy to Magistrate Judge Susan van Keulen
United States District Court for the Northern District of California
280 South First Street, San Jose, CA 95113
Phone: 408.535.5375/Email: SVKCRD@cand.uscourts.gov