Calendar for: Judge Edward J. Davila
Courtroom 4, 5th Floor
Courtroom Deputy: Adriana Kratzmann


Last Updated: Oct 22 2017 8:27AM
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Monday, Oct 23 2017
09:00AM
5:11-cr-00552-EJD-1 - USA v. Glenn Jingco(C)
AUSA: Amber Rosen / DEF: Varell Fuller
Revocation Superv Rls Hearing
5:11-cr-00616-EJD-2 - USA v. Henry Gregory Jones(C)
AUSA: Joseph Springsteen / DEF: Wm Whelan/P.O. Juan Ramirez
Disposition RE Revocation Superv Rls Hearing
5:13-cr-00726-EJD-1 - USA v. Ramiro Alcazar-Barajas(NC)(Spanish Interpreter)
AUSA: John Bostic/DEF: Graham Archer
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:14-cr-00567-EJD-1 - USA v. Robert Gary Toltzis(NC)
AUSA: Timothy Lucey / DEF: Albie Jachimowicz, Richard Pointer
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:16-cr-00019-EJD-1 - USA v. Serjoe Mercado(NC)
AUSA: John Bostic / DEF: Graham Archer
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:16-cr-00493-EJD-3 - USA v. Hector Espino-Ruiz(C)(Spanish Interpreter)
AUSA: Jeffrey Backhus / DEF: Jay Rorty
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:17-cr-00308-EJD-1 - USA v. Isaac Choi(C)
AUSA: Jeffrey Schenk / DEF: Varell Fuller
Status Conference (Reptr)
12:30PM
- Judge Unavailable
Tuesday, Oct 24 2017
- Judge Unavailable
Wednesday, Oct 25 2017
- Judge Unavailable
Thursday, Oct 26 2017
- Judge Unavailable
10:00AM
5:17-cv-03045-EJD - Brooke v. Continental Inn, Inc.
Order to Show Cause Hearing
Friday, Oct 27 2017
- Judge Unavailable
Monday, Oct 30 2017
- CALENDAR FULL - NO FURTHER MATTERS
01:30PM
5:07-cr-00506-EJD-2 - USA v. David Ray Hernandez(NC)
AUSA: Katherine Griffin / DEF: Jerry Fong/P.O. Juan Ramirez
Revocation Superv Rls Hearing
5:09-cr-00161-EJD-1 - USA v. David Jeffrey Price(NC)
AUSA:John Bostic/DEF:Varell Fuller/P.O. Janie Zhuang
Revocation Superv Rls Hearing
5:11-cr-00355-EJD-24 - USA v. Benito Canales(C)
AUSA: William Edelman / DEF: Lara Kollios/P.O. Michael McFarland
Revocation Superv Rls Hearing
5:15-cr-00260-EJD-1 - USA v. David Shrader(NC)
AUSA: Marissa Harris / DEF: Graham Archer/P.O. Kyle Pollak
Sentencing
5:15-cr-00448-EJD-1 - USA v. Alberto Quiroz-Chavez(NC)
AUSA: William Edelman / DEF: Varell Fuller/P.O. Jacinta Hoving
Revocation Superv Rls Hearing
5:15-cr-00584-EJD-1 - USA v. Javier Velasquez Huante(NC)
AUSA: John Bostic / DEF: Rhona Taylor/P.O. Indian Albanes
Sentencing
5:16-cr-00265-EJD-1 - USA v. Ferdinand Pasion Arafiles(NC)
AUSA: Timothy Lucey / DEF: Adam Pennella, Ronald Gainor
Change of Plea Hearing
5:16-cr-00493-EJD-2 - USA v. Jose Guadalupe Padilla-Perez(NC)
AUSA: Jeffrey Backhus / DEF: Robert Carlin
Status Conference (No Reptr)
EJD - UNDERSEAL v. UNDERSEAL
5:17-cr-00201-EJD-1 - USA v. Joseph Brown(NC)
AUSA: Katherine Griffin / DEF: Varell Fuller
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:17-cr-00380-EJD-1 - USA v. Jose Ismael Rubio-Alvarez(NC)(Spanish Interpreter)
AUSA: Brian Cabrera / DEF: Jeanelly Orozco Alcala
Status Conference (Reptr)
Tuesday, Oct 31 2017
- No Calendar Matters Currently Set
Wednesday, Nov 1 2017
10:00AM
5:16-cv-02893-EJD - Chapman v. Mundo's Cafe et al
Motion for Service by Publication (SPECIAL SET)
Thursday, Nov 2 2017
09:00AM
5:13-cv-03387-EJD - Williams v. Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. et al
Motion for Attorney Fees
Motion Hearing
5:16-cv-00333-EJD - Ser Lao v. H&M Hennes & Mauritz, L.P.
Motion for Partial Summary Judgment
5:16-cv-04434-EJD - Ismael Jimenez et al v. David Y Tsai et al
Motion Hearing
Motion to Dismiss
5:16-cv-05436-EJD - Vasquez et al v. County of Santa Clara et al
Motion for Summary Judgment
Motion Hearing
5:16-cv-07266-EJD - Apple Inc. v. Acacia Research Corporation et al
Motion Hearing
5:17-cv-01222-EJD - Henard et al v. HSBC Bank USA, N.A. et al
Motion to Dismiss
5:17-cv-04207-EJD - Google LLC. v. Equustek Solutions Inc. et al
Motion for Preliminary Injunction
10:00AM
5:10-cv-05533-EJD - Probuilders Specialty Insurance Company, RRG v. Valley Corp. B. et al
Further Case Mgmt Conference
5:10-cv-05118-EJD - Magidson v. Allison
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:14-cv-01789-EJD - Cisco Systems, Inc. et al v. Dang et al
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:16-cv-00333-EJD - Ser Lao v. H&M Hennes & Mauritz, L.P.
Further Case Mgmt Conference
5:17-cv-02876-EJD - Brooke v. Rohit Corporation
Order to Show Cause Hearing
5:17-cv-03142-EJD - Bell Sports, Inc. v. R.A. Allen Company, Inc.
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:17-cv-03504-EJD - San Pedro-Salcedo v. The Haagen-Dazs Shoppe Company, Inc., et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
11:00AM
5:15-cv-01370-EJD - BladeRoom Group Limited et al v. Facebook, Inc.
Further Case Mgmt Conference
5:15-cv-01592-EJD - Rowe v. Michaels Stores, Inc.
Trial Setting Conference
5:15-cv-02439-EJD - Sprint Solutions, Inc. et al v. Snyder et al
Motion to Withdraw as Attorney(SPECIAL SET)
02:00PM
EJD - UNDERSEAL v. UNDERSEAL
Friday, Nov 3 2017
- No Calendar Matters Currently Set
Monday, Nov 6 2017
- CALENDAR FULL - NO FURTHER MATTERS
01:30PM
5:10-cr-00195-EJD-1 - USA v. Salvador Puga(C)
AUSA: Gary Fry / DEF: Alfredo Morales
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:14-cr-00434-EJD-1 - USA v. Juan Maldinera-Santamaria(C)(Spanish Interpreter)
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:15-cr-00481-EJD-8 - USA v. Marcelino Godinez Cardenas(NC)
AUSA: William Gullotta / DEF: Ignascio Camarena
Change of Plea Hearing
5:16-cr-00047-EJD-1 - USA v. Jonathan Chang(NC)
AUSA: Timothy Lucey / DEF: August Gugelmann
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:16-cr-00047-EJD-2 - USA v. Grace Chang(NC)
AUSA: Timothy Lucey / DEF: Laurel Headley
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:16-cr-00342-EJD-1 - USA v. Edmundo Gabriel Delapuente(NC)
AUSA: Sheila Armbrust / DEF: Vicki Young/P.O. Jessica Goldsberry
Sentencing
5:16-cr-00435-EJD-1 - USA v. Jinnie Chao(NC)
AUSA: Maia Perez / DEF: Jeanelly Orozco Alcala
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:17-cr-00242-EJD-1 - USA v. Bryn Hanley(NC)
AUSA: Christopher Vieira / DEF: Rhona Taylor
Change of Plea Hearing
5:17-cr-00331-EJD-1 - USA v. Fabian Montano-Pelayo(NC)
AUSA: Jeffrey Backhus / DEF: Robert Carlin
Further Status Conference (Reptr)
03:00PM
5:15-cr-00267-EJD-2 - USA v. Uriel Valencia (NC)
AUSA: Marissa Harris / DEF: Carleen Arlidge
Status Conference (Reptr)(SPECIAL SET)
5:15-cr-00267-EJD-3 - USA v. Jose Alberto Rocha-Fernandez(NC)(Spanish Interpreter)
AUSA: Marissa Harris / DEF: Robert Lyons
Status Conference (Reptr)(SPECIAL SET)
Tuesday, Nov 7 2017
10:00AM
5:14-cv-05664-EJD - United States of America v. Chul Goo Park et al (Korean Interpreter)
Order to Show Cause Hearing(SPECIAL SET)
Wednesday, Nov 8 2017
- No Calendar Matters Currently Set
11:00AM
- Judge Unavailable for Rest of the Day
Thursday, Nov 9 2017
09:00AM
5:16-cv-01924-EJD - Shaw et al v. Wizards of the Coast, LLC
Reservation via email 6/14/17 Kelly Karpenske (415) 983-0900
Motion to Certify Class
5:16-cv-05098-EJD - Yousuf v. Robert A Bothman, Inc.
Reservation via email 5/16/17 Mariah
Motion to Disqualify Counsel
5:17-cv-01691-EJD - Sanchez v. Tacomania, Inc. et al
Reservation via email 6/19/17 Jennifer llas (408)795-3420. Filed6/21/17, Opp Dkt. 21 7/5/17, No Repl
Motion to Dismiss
5:17-cv-02915-EJD - Enigma Software Group USA, LLC v. Malwarebytes Inc.
Motion to Dismiss
5:17-cv-03357-EJD - Regional Medical Center of San Jose v. WH Administrators, Inc et al
Def Benefit Aministration Systems Motion to Dismiss
Def Phia Group Motion to Dismiss
Def WH Administrators Motion to Dismiss
RHC Defendants Motion to Dismiss
10:00AM
5:09-cv-03339-EJD - Brown et al v. Wal-Mart Store, Inc.
Further Case Mgmt Conference
5:12-cv-05325-EJD - Diaz et al v. Daws Manufacturing Company Inc et al
Status Conference
5:15-cv-02439-EJD - Sprint Solutions, Inc. et al v. Snyder et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:16-cv-06963-EJD - Johnny Walls v. The County of Santa Clara
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:16-cv-07266-EJD - Apple Inc. v. Acacia Research Corporation et al
Further Case Mgmt Conference
5:17-cv-00489-EJD - Yahoo! Inc. v. National Union Fire Insurance Company of Pittsburgh, PA
Further Case Mgmt Conference
5:17-cv-04131-EJD - Pagendarm v. Life Insurance Company of North America
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:17-cv-04207-EJD - Google LLC. v. Equustek Solutions Inc. et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
11:00AM
5:10-cv-05238-EJD - Dillon v. Continental Casualty Company
Trial Setting Conference
5:15-cv-00771-EJD - Cabell v. Zorro Productions, Inc. et al
Trial Setting Conference
Friday, Nov 10 2017
- ***COURT HOLIDAY*** Veterans Day
Monday, Nov 13 2017
- CALENDAR FULL - NO FURTHER MATTERS
01:30PM
5:12-cr-00888-EJD-1 - USA v. John Geringer(Appearance waived)
AUSA: Jeffrey Schenk / DEF: Matthew Jacobs
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:14-cr-00028-EJD-5 - USA v. Rosalio Ortiz(NC)
AUSA: Jeffrey Backhus / DEF: Michelle Spencer
Motion to Suppress
5:15-cr-00034-EJD-1 - USA v. Christian Reimer Stukenbrock(NC)
AUSA: Amber Rosen / DEF: Michelle Spencer
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:15-cr-00106-EJD-2 - USA v. Hao Zhang(NC)(Mary Ma - Mandarin Interpreter)
AUSA: Matthew Parella, Michelle Kane/DEF:Thomas Nolan,Yitai Hu
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:16-cr-00322-EJD-1 - USA v. Fritz Kramer(C)
AUSA: Jeffrey Nedrow / DEF: Daniel Barton
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:16-cr-00353-EJD-1 - USA v. Juan Carlos Arroyo(NC)
AUSA: Jeffrey Backhus / DEF: Daniel Olmos
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:16-cr-00353-EJD-2 - USA v. Alfonso Torres(NC)
AUSA: Jeffrey Backhus / DEF: Graham Archer
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:16-cr-00401-EJD-1 - USA v. Kenneth Tam(NC)
AUSA: Amie Rooney / DEF: Doron Weinberg
Final Pretrial Conference
5:16-cr-00493-EJD-1 - USA v. Alejandro Cornejo Garcia(C)(Spanish Interpreter)
AUSA: Jeffrey Backhus / DEF: David Plotsky/P.O. Indiana Albanes
Sentencing
5:17-cr-00098-EJD-1 - USA v. Jose Noe Ramirez-Avelar(C)(Spanish Interpreter)
AUSA: Christopher Vieira / DEF: Gail Shifman
Status Conference/Possible Change of Plea
5:17-cr-00124-EJD-1 - USA v. Jose Tomas-Silva(NC)
AUSA: Timothy Lucey / DEF: Graham Archer
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:17-cr-00205-EJD-1 - USA v. Dai Quoc Nguyen(NC)
AUSA: Jeffrey Backhus / DEF: Mark Arnold
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:17-cr-00358-EJD-1 - USA v. Alexander Rosenberg
AUSA: Michelle Kane / DEF: Jason Leiderman/P.O. Indiana Albanes
Sentencing
Tuesday, Nov 14 2017
- No Calendar Matters Currently Set
Wednesday, Nov 15 2017
- No Calendar Matters Currently Set
Thursday, Nov 16 2017
09:00AM
5:12-md-02314-EJD - In Re FACEBOOK INTERNET TRACKING LITIGATION
Motion to Dismiss
5:15-cv-01370-EJD - BladeRoom Group Limited et al v. Facebook, Inc.
Motion for Bond
Motion for Summary Judgment
5:16-cv-06862-EJD - Cachet Financial Services v. C&J Associates, Inc.
Motion for Attorney Fees
Motion for Order Granting Discharge
5:17-cv-00688-EJD - Adams et al v. BRG Sports, Inc. et al
Motion for Leave to File
Motion Hearing
Motion to Dismiss
Motion to Dismiss/Lack of Jurisdiction
Motion to Sever
5:17-cv-02102-EJD - Meyer v. Aabaco Small Business, LLC et al
Motion to Dismiss
10:00AM
5:14-cv-03007-EJD - Brinker v. Normandin's
Motion for Preliminary Approval of Class Action Settlement (SPECIAL SET)
5:15-cv-02662-EJD - Heredia v. Intuitive Surgical, Inc.
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:15-cv-04982-EJD - Magallanes v. TSA Stores, Inc.
Status Conference
5:16-cv-04228-EJD - Harmon v. City of Santa Clara et al
Defendant's Objection to Notice of Settlement Hearing
Order to Show Cause Hearing
5:16-cv-05251-EJD - Quanergy Systems, Inc. v. Velodyne LiDAR, Inc. et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:16-cv-06270-EJD - Ideafarm v. Mountain View Police Department et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:17-cv-00603-EJD - Jackie Fitzhenry-Russell v. The Coca-Cola Company
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:17-cv-00639-EJD - Stanford Hospital & Clinics v. BlueCross BlueShield of Illinois
Order to Show Cause Hearing
11:00AM
5:13-cv-01920-EJD - In re Intuitive Surgical Securities Litigation
Pretrial Conference
5:16-cv-02577-EJD - Caselli v. Rural Metro Corporation
Trial Setting Conference
Friday, Nov 17 2017
- No Calendar Matters Currently Set
Monday, Nov 20 2017
- Judge Unavailable
Tuesday, Nov 21 2017
- Judge Unavailable
Wednesday, Nov 22 2017
- Judge Unavailable
Friday, Nov 24 2017
- Judge Unavailable
Monday, Nov 27 2017
01:30PM
5:98-cr-20025-EJD-1 - USA v. Jose Almeida Padilla(C)
AUSA: Jeffrey Schenk/DEF: Rhona Taylor/P.O. Michael McFarland
Revocation Superv Rls Hearing
5:15-cr-00139-EJD-1 - USA v. Mayra Alejandra Zamora(NC)
AUSA: Gary Fry / DEF: Curtis Rodriguez
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:15-cr-00139-EJD-2 - USA v. Jose Alberto Ruiz-Naranjo(NC)
AUSA: Gary Fry / DEF: Arturo Hernandez-Melendez
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:16-cr-00373-EJD-1 - USA v. Goyko Gustav Kuburovich(NC)
AUSA: Gary Fry / DEF: J. Nick
Interim Status Conference (Reptr)
5:16-cr-00373-EJD-2 - USA v. Kristel Kuburovich(NC)
AUSA: Gary Fry / DEF: Zenia Gilg
Interim Status Conference (Reptr)
5:17-cr-00287-EJD-1 - USA v. Josue Rocha Vallejo(NC)
AUSA: William Edelman / DEF: Robert Carlin
Change of Plea Hearing
Tuesday, Nov 28 2017
09:00AM
5:12-cv-05325-EJD - Diaz et al v. Daws Manufacturing Company Inc et al
Jury Selection
01:30PM
5:12-cv-05325-EJD - Diaz et al v. Daws Manufacturing Company Inc et al
Jury Trial
Wednesday, Nov 29 2017
09:00AM
5:12-cv-05325-EJD - Diaz et al v. Daws Manufacturing Company Inc et al
Jury Trial
Thursday, Nov 30 2017
09:00AM
5:11-cv-01252-EJD - In re Finisar Corporation Securities Litigation
Motion to Certify Class
5:12-cv-00222-EJD - Smith et al v. Intuit, Inc.
Motion for Disbursement of Funds
5:14-cv-02524-EJD - Olga Gorbacheva v. Abbott Laboratories Extended Disability Plan et al
Motion for Judgment as a Matter of Law
Motion for Summary Judgment
Motion Hearing
5:16-cv-02805-EJD - Mahamedi et al v. Paradice et al
Motion for Attorney Fees
Motion Hearing
5:16-cv-03253-EJD - Byrne v. Santa Cruz County et al
Motion to Dismiss
Trial Setting Conference
5:17-cv-02775-EJD - Ross et al v. The United States of America
Motion to Dismiss
10:00AM
5:13-cv-05957-EJD - De Fontbrune v. Wofsy et al
Further Case Mgmt Conference
5:14-cv-00750-EJD - Richter et al v. CC-Palo Alto, Inc. et al
Further Case Mgmt Conference
5:15-cv-01370-EJD - BladeRoom Group Limited et al v. Facebook, Inc.
Further Case Mgmt Conference
5:15-cv-01691-EJD - Olga C. v. County of Santa Clara et al
Further Case Mgmt Conference
5:16-cv-00086-EJD - Feathers v. Bank of America , N.A. et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:16-cv-03218-EJD - Vasquez-Bernabe v. County of Santa Clara et al
Order to Show Cause Hearing
5:16-cv-06563-EJD - Jessica Sturgill v. Zimmer Biomet, Inc. et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:16-cv-07391-EJD - Boneso Brothers Construction, Inc. v. Walsh/DeMaria Joint Venture V et al
Further Case Mgmt Conference
5:17-cv-02102-EJD - Meyer v. Aabaco Small Business, LLC et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:17-cv-03512-EJD - Williams et al v. Northern Suncrest Apartments LLC et al
Order to Show Cause Hearing
5:17-cv-03800-EJD - Logical Images v. Esteva et al
Case Management Conference
11:00AM
5:16-cv-05096-EJD - Sklar v. Orchard Supply Company, LLC, et al
Trial Setting Conference
5:16-cv-07044-EJD - Yahoo!, Inc. v. MyMail, Ltd.
Pretrial Conference
01:30PM
5:12-cv-05325-EJD - Diaz et al v. Daws Manufacturing Company Inc et al
Jury Trial
Friday, Dec 1 2017
09:00AM
5:12-cv-05325-EJD - Diaz et al v. Daws Manufacturing Company Inc et al
Jury Trial
 
 
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***Please contact Judge Davila's Courtroom Deputy, Adriana M. Kratzmann at 408.535.5356 or ejdcrd@cand.uscourts.gov for further assistance. Ex Parte communication with chambers is not permitted. ***

updated: 6/14/2016
  

SCHEDULING NOTES FOR JUDGE EDWARD J. DAVILA

Courtroom 4, 5th Floor
280 South First Street
Courtroom 4, 5th Floor, San Jose
         

Additional information can be found under Judge Davila's Scheduling Orders: http://cand.uscourts.gov/ejdorders

Judge Davila's Law and Motion are scheduled on available calendar dates as follows:

I. CIVIL MOTIONS

Civil Motions are scheduled on THURSDAYS at 9:00 AM by RESERVATION ONLY.

To reserve a hearing date please contact Judge Davila’s Courtroom Deputy, Adriana M. Kratzmann at (408) 535-5356 or email, ejdcrd@cand.uscourts.gov  Once your matter is reserved for hearing your motion should be noticed in accordance with the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure and the Local Civil Rules. Should any respective party fail to file the anticipated motion within time provided by the Local Rules, the reserved calendar date will be vacated without further notice to the parties.

PLEASE NOTE: Please also refer to Judge Davila's updated Standing Order re Civil Cases. Judge Davila does not issue tentative rulings on upcoming matters. Any matters that are taken under submission by the Court are submitted until further Order of the Court (L.R. 7-1(b)).

2017 DUTY MONTHS
January
April
July


Certificate of Unavailability (L.R. 1-5(p)) for 2017
Judge Davila is unavailable the following dates:
February 13 and 14
February 24
March 24
April 28 
May 17 and 18
June 7 through 9
June 12
June 15
July 17 through 21
August 28
September 8
September 15
October 13 
October 19 through 20
October 23 (afternoon)
October 24 through 27
November 8
November 20 through 24
December 22 through 29

January 1 through 5

All counsel are hereby given notice that such absence constitutes a Certificate of Unavailability, pursuant to Civil Local Rule 1-5(p). 
 
If urgency requires, counsel in any case assigned or referred to the Honorable Edward J, Davila may request a hearing before the General Duty Judge pursuant to Civil Local Rule 7-1(c).

Please check back for updates as unavailability dates are updated frequently.    

Court Holidays 2017:   

Monday, January 2 New Year’s Day (observed)

Monday, January 16 Birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr.

Monday, February 20 Washington’s Birthday

Monday, May 29 Memorial Day

Tuesday, July 4 Independence Day

Monday, September 4 Labor Day

Monday, October 9 Columbus Day

Friday, November 10 Veterans Day (observed)

Thursday, November 23 Thanksgiving Day

Monday, December 25 Christmas Day

II. CASE MANAGEMENT AND PRETRIAL CONFERENCES

Civil Case Management Conferences and Pretrial Conferences are scheduled for THURSDAYS at 10:00 AM and 11:00 AM respectively.

III. CRIMINAL MATTERS

Criminal matters are set on Mondays at 1:30 PM.

PLEASE NOTE:
1. Draft (unsigned) versions of the a proposed plea agreement should be submitted to the CRD not less than 48 hours from the scheduled hearing.

2. Judge Davila does not use the Court's "Guilty Plea Application and Order" form for individuals wishing to plea open (e.g. without a plea agreement). The court will hold voir dire of the defendant re: change of plea in the normal course.

IV. TRIAL SCHEDULING

Jury Selection: Tuesdays at 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Jury Trial: 
Tuesdays at 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM, 1:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Wednesdays at 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM; 1:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Fridays at 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM; 1:30 PM - 5:00 PM
PLEASE NOTE: The Court may also set additional trial settings on Mondays mornings (9:00 AM - 12:00PM) and Thursday afternoons (1:30 PM - 5:00 PM) at its discretion.


OTHER SCHEDULING ITEMS AND FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS:

V. TELEPHONIC APPEARANCES
The Court encourages in person appearances for Law and Motion and Case Management/Pretrial Conferences. However, the Court will consider requests to appear telephonically on a case by case basis. Parties wishing to appear by telephone are directed to file and serve an Administrative Request and Proposed Order at least one week prior to the scheduled hearing date.

Please be advised the Court will not grant, absent extraordinary circumstances, a request to appear telephonically for parties or counsel who reside or have an office located within the boundaries of the Northern District of California (counties of Alameda, Contra Costa, Del Norte, Humboldt, Lake, Marin, Mendocino, Monterey, Napa, San Benito, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, and Sonoma). In addition, the Court will not grant a request by the moving party on a motion.

After consideration of the request by the Court, an order will be issued approving or denying the request. If the request is granted, the parties are directed to contact Court Call Phone Conferencing at (866) 582-6878 in advance of the hearing to schedule a telephonic appearance. Please tell Court Call you have been approved for a telephonic appearance by the Court. The parties are to adhere to Court Call’s procedures. If your matter is vacated for hearing after you have been approved for a telephonic appearance please notify CourtCall that your matter has been taking off calendar and you do not need a telephonic appearance.


VI. PENDING STIPULATIONS/ADMINISTRATIVE MOTIONS RE CONTINUANCE/MISCELLANEOUS REQUESTS; LETTERS/LETTER BRIEFS

Once a Stipulation and Proposed Order OR Administrative/Ex Parte Motion has been filed with the Court, it is submitted until further order of the Court. All Court Orders are sent by electronic notice to the e-mail addresses on record. Pro-se parties will receive notice by postal mail to the address on record.

The Court does not respond to letters or letter briefs seeking legal relief from the Court, unless leave to make such a request has been specifically granted. All requests requiring the Court to take action shall be made by either a Stipulation and Proposed Order or by appropriate motion made pursuant to the Local Rules.

VII. CHAMBERS COPIES

Pursuant to L.R. 5-1(e)(7), the parties are REQUIRED to lodge copies for chambers no later than noon on the business day following the day. These printed copies shall be marked "Chambers Copy" and shall be clearly marked with the judge's name, case number, and "Chambers Copy-Do Not File." The printed copies shall be mailed or delivered to the Clerk's Office. Parties shall not file a paper copy of any document with the Clerk's Office that has already been filed electronically.

***Please contact Judge Davila's Courtroom Deputy, Adriana M. Kratzmann at 408.535.5356 or by email at ejdcrd@cand.uscourts.gov for further assistance. Ex Parte communication with chambers is not permitted. ***

updated: 6/14/2016