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


Last Updated: Mar 2 2024 12:02PM
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Monday, Mar 4 2024
01:00PM
- CRIMINAL DUTY
5:21-cr-00339-EJD-1 - USA v. Nicole Alexandra McCabe
Arraignment on Superseding Information
5:22-cr-00251-EJD-1 - USA v. Brian Broderick
Arraignment on Superseding Indictment
Tuesday, Mar 5 2024
01:00PM
- CRIMINAL DUTY
Wednesday, Mar 6 2024
09:30AM
- SJ CVB CALENDAR
01:00PM
- CRIMINAL DUTY
Thursday, Mar 7 2024
01:00PM
- CRIMINAL DUTY
Friday, Mar 8 2024
01:00PM
- CRIMINAL DUTY
Monday, Mar 11 2024
01:00PM
- CRIMINAL DUTY
Tuesday, Mar 12 2024
09:30AM
- CMC/STATUS DAY
5:23-cv-06515-SVK - Johnson v. Lunkerhunt LP et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
10:00AM
- OSC DAY
5:22-cv-00866-SVK - Oh v. Sunvalleytek International, Inc.
Order to Show Cause Hearing
5:23-cv-02269-SVK - Silva v. City of Santa Clara
Motion for Partial Summary Judgment
01:00PM
- CRIMINAL DUTY
5:23-cr-00480-PCP-1 - USA v. James Luna
Status re Conditions of Release via Zoom
Wednesday, Mar 13 2024
01:00PM
- CRIMINAL DUTY
Thursday, Mar 14 2024
01:00PM
- CRIMINAL DUTY
Friday, Mar 15 2024
01:00PM
- CRIMINAL DUTY
Monday, Mar 18 2024
01:00PM
- CRIMINAL DUTY
Tuesday, Mar 19 2024
01:00PM
- CRIMINAL DUTY
Wednesday, Mar 20 2024
01:00PM
- CRIMINAL DUTY
5:22-mj-71066-MAG-1 - USA v. Jacinto Correa Cruz (CUSTODY/SPANISH INT)
Status Conference
Thursday, Mar 21 2024
01:00PM
- CRIMINAL DUTY
Friday, Mar 22 2024
01:00PM
- CRIMINAL DUTY
Monday, Mar 25 2024
01:00PM
- CRIMINAL DUTY
5:21-mj-70317-MAG-1 - USA v. Jeffrey Price (CUSTODY)
Status Conference
Tuesday, Mar 26 2024
01:00PM
- CRIMINAL DUTY
Wednesday, Mar 27 2024
01:00PM
- CRIMINAL DUTY
Thursday, Mar 28 2024
01:00PM
- CRIMINAL DUTY
Friday, Mar 29 2024
01:00PM
- CRIMINAL DUTY
Monday, Apr 1 2024
11:25AM
- Judge-2024 CAND Civics Lessons
01:10PM
- Judge-2024 CAND Civics Lessons
Tuesday, Apr 2 2024
10:00AM
5:23-mc-80254-SVK - Chan v. USCIS
Motion to Dismiss
5:23-cv-06074-SVK - Sur Sur Mountain Rides Inc v. Department of Agriculture US Forest Service
Motion to Dismiss/Lack of Jurisdiction
Wednesday, Apr 3 2024
10:00AM
5:22-cv-05325-EJD - Sunnova Energy Corporation v. Sunova Solar Technology Co., Ltd. et al
In Person Settlement Conference
Thursday, Apr 4 2024
10:00AM
5:23-cv-04072-EJD - Seeno et al v. Discovery Builders, Inc. et al
In Person Settlement Conference
Monday, Apr 8 2024
12:30PM
- Judge-2024 CAND Civics Lessons
Tuesday, Apr 9 2024
09:30AM
- CMC/STATUS DAY
5:22-cv-06793-SVK - The United States of America, for the use and benefit of Karcher Insulation, Inc. v. S.J. Amoroso Construction Co., LLC. et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:22-cv-07849-SVK - McLaughlin et al v. Tesla, Inc. et al
Further Case Mgmt Conference
5:23-cv-00280-SVK - Gibbs v. First Community Housing, Inc. et al
Status Conference
5:23-cv-00596-SVK - Jones v. Noah's New York Bagels Company
Further Case Mgmt Conference
5:23-cv-02425-SVK - Allen v. California Department of Parks and Recreation
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:23-cv-04996-SVK - Fox et al v. Crisis24 Protective Solutions LP
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:23-cv-05894-SVK - Sumfinidade Unipessoal LDA v. Easemytrip USA Inc
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:23-cv-06074-SVK - Sur Sur Mountain Rides Inc v. Department of Agriculture US Forest Service
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:23-cv-06666-SVK - Strike 3 Holdings, LLC v. John Doe subscriber assigned IP address 67.188.125.191
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:23-cv-06674-SVK - Strike 3 Holdings, LLC v. John Doe subscriber assigned IP address 76.210.139.182
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:23-cv-06690-SVK - Strike 3 Holdings, LLC v. John Doe subscriber assigned IP address 98.42.62.24
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:23-cv-06696-SVK - Chang v. United States of America et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:23-cv-06720-SVK - Nichols et al v. eHealthInsurance Services, Inc.
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:24-cv-00027-SVK - Nachack v. Walmart Inc.
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:24-cv-00153-SVK - Amare v. Kaiser Permenante et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
10:00AM
- OSC DAY
5:20-cv-01982-SVK - Aguilar v. American-Paragon Protective Services, LLC et al
Motion for Settlement
5:24-cv-01015-SVK - Le v. Transamerica Life Insurance Company
Motion to Dismiss
Thursday, Apr 11 2024
10:00AM
5:23-cv-03831-VKD - Fabrinet v. Pivotal Systems Corporation
In Person Settlement Conference
 
 
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NOTICE AS TO ALL MATTERS PENDING BEFORE MAGISTRATE JUDGE VAN KEULEN

EFFECTIVE JANUARY 1, 2023 UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE:

1.  APPEARANCES-CIVIL

·        All civil discovery and motion hearings will be in person unless otherwise noticed by the Court.

·        Initial case management conferences, status conferences and order to show cause hearings in re settlement/dismissal will be by Zoom video link.  Specific call-in/Zoom instructions will be posted on ECF no later than 48 hours in advance.  General information is provided below.

·        Parties without electronic filing will receive information by email. 


·        SCHEDULING days and times below still apply. 


·        Any deviation from the appearance standards above requires prior approval of the Court. The requesting party must file an administrative motion to appear by Zoom video link 5 days before the conference. If the request is granted, specific call-in/Zoom instructions will be posted on ECF no later than 48 hours in advance.  General information is provided below. 

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 may be in person or by private Zoom video link.  Confirmation will be posted on ECF 30 days in advance.  Parties are responsible for checking ECF for confirmation.  If by Zoom video, contact information will be emailed to counsel.  General information is provided below. 

 

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. SAN JOSE CENTRAL VIOLATIONS BUREAU (CVB) (2024) @ 9:30AM VIA ZOOM

March 6, 2024

June 5, 2024

September 4, 2024

November 6, 2024

6.  SCHEDULING 

CIVIL

·       Case Management & Status Conferences; OSC hearings re settlement/dismissal: Tuesdays at 9:30 a.m. by Zoom video link.

·         Civil Law & Motion Calendar: Tuesdays at 10:00 a.m. **ALL DISCOVERY AND MOTION HEARINGS WILL BE IN PERSON UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTICED BY THE COURT.**

·       Civil Pretrial Conferences: Thursdays at 9:30 a.m., in person. 

·       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.

7. SAN JOSE CRIMINAL DUTY SCHEDULE (2024) @ 1:00PM

March 2024

June 2024

September 2024

November 2024

*BEGINNING MARCH 4, 2023, all Criminal Duty Matters will be heard In-Person M-Fri at 1:00 PM.

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

8. NOTICE OF UNAVAILABILITY (2024)
Please take notice that Magistrate Judge Susan van Keulen will be unavailable on the following days:

Tentative: April 15-April 17, 2024

May 9 through May 21, 2024

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

9. MISCELLANEOUS

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

CHAMBERS COPIES

Submission of chamber's copies suspended unless specifically requested by the Court. 

 

TELEPHONIC APPEARANCES

The Court prefers Zoom appears, where necessary, to telephonic. 

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