Calendar for: Judge Edward M. Chen
Courtroom 5, 17th Floor
Courtroom Deputy: Betty Lee


Last Updated: Oct 31 2014 11:20AM
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Friday, Oct 31 2014
- Judge Unavailable - All Day
Monday, Nov 3 2014
08:30AM
3:12-cr-00030-EMC-7 - USA v. Fortunato Rodelo-Lara
AUSA; Waqar Hasib/Alexa Summer; DEF: Jeffry Glenn
Jury Trial (3 week jury trial)
3:12-cr-00030-EMC-9 - USA v. Jesus Wilfredo Almendares-Vasquez
AUSA; Waqar Hasib/Alexa Summer; DEF: Randy Pollock/Alanna Coopersmith
Jury Trial
Tuesday, Nov 4 2014
08:30AM
3:12-cr-00030-EMC - USA v. Fortunato Rodelo-Lara
Jury Trial
3:12-cr-00030-EMC - USA v. Jesus Almendares-Vasquez
Jury Trial
02:30PM
3:13-cv-03826-EMC - O'Connor et al v. Uber Technologies, Inc. et al
F. CMC/D's MSJ set for 1/15/15 at 1:30 p.m.
*Ps' Motion for leave to file 2nd amended complaint
3:13-cv-04083-EMC - Fobroy v. Video Only, Inc.,
*D's Motion for Summary Judgment / Further Status
3:13-cv-04830-EMC - Olvera v. Driven Sports, Inc.
F CMC: 1/15/15 at 10;30 a.m.
*Def. Bodybuilding.com's Motion to Dismiss
3:14-cv-01324-EMC - The Board of Trustees v. Montes Bros. Construction, Inc.
CMC: 12/11 9:30 a.m.
*P's Motion for Default Judgment - by the Court
3:14-cv-02586-EMC - Insalaco v. United of Omaha Life Insurance Company et al
Case Mgmt Conference Further
Wednesday, Nov 5 2014
08:30AM
3:12-cr-00030-EMC - USA v. Fortunato Rodelo-Lara
Jury Trial
3:12-cr-00030-EMC - USA v. Jesus Almendares-Vasquez
Jury Trial
02:15PM
3:12-cr-00061-EMC-3 - USA v. John Keller
AUSA: Kevin Barry / DEF: Alan Dressler
Sentencing
3:14-cr-00270-EMC-1 - USA v. Kevin Koff
AUSA: Susan Badger / DEF: Seth Chazin
Trial Setting Hearing / F. Status
02:30PM
3:12-cr-00834-EMC-4 - USA v. Juan Partida
AUSA: Randall Luskey / DEF: Richard Tamor
Trial Set / Possible Change of Plea Hearing
3:13-cr-00767-EMC - USA v. Shavon Gibson
Sentencing
3:14-cr-00105-EMC-1 - USA v. Demetrius Jefferson
AUSA: Deborah Douglas / DEF: Brandon LeBlanc
Sentencing
3:14-cr-00108-EMC - USA v. Henry Kwong
Revocation Superv Rls Hearing
3:14-cr-00490-EMC-1 - USA v. Krystal Mendez
AUSA: Laura Vartain Horn / DEF: Jodi Linker
Revocation Superv Rls Hearing
03:00PM
3:12-cr-00144-EMC-1 - USA v. Mikal Xylon Wilde
AUSA: Randall Luskey / DEF: Brian Gregory
*D's Motion to Dismiss / Further Status
Thursday, Nov 6 2014
- Judge Unavailable - All Day
Friday, Nov 7 2014
- Judge Unavailable - All Day
Monday, Nov 10 2014
08:30AM
3:12-cr-00030-EMC - USA v. Fortunato Rodelo-Lara
Jury Trial
3:12-cr-00030-EMC - USA v. Jesus Almendares-Vasquez
Jury Trial
02:30PM
3:13-cv-04700-EMC - Aylus Networks, Inc. v. Apple Inc.
Claims Construction Hearing
Wednesday, Nov 12 2014
08:30AM
3:12-cr-00030-EMC - USA v. Fortunato Rodelo-Lara
Jury Trial
3:12-cr-00030-EMC - USA v. Jesus Almendares-Vasquez
Jury Trial
02:30PM
3:12-cr-00061-EMC - USA v. Veronica Elliot
Change of Plea Hearing
3:12-cr-00870-EMC-1 - USA v. Michael Szekeres
AUSA: Philip Kearney / DEF: Brandon LeBlanc
Status Conference on Form 12
3:13-cr-00753-EMC-1 - USA v. Ivan Speed
Further Status Conference (Reptr)
3:14-cr-00119-EMC-1 - USA v. Ivan Speed
Further Status Conference (Reptr)
3:14-cr-00473-EMC-2 - USA v. Juan Hernandez
AUSA: Matthew McCarthy / DEF: Shilpi Agarwal
Change of Plea Hearing/Summary Sentencing
3:14-cr-00497-EMC - USA v. Michael Trythall
Change of Plea Hearing
02:31PM
3:96-cr-00157-VRW-1 - USA v. Castalon Taylor
Further Status re: Form 12
Thursday, Nov 13 2014
09:30AM
3:12-cv-04411-EMC - Cepheid v. Roche Molecular Systems, Inc. et al
Case Management Conference
3:12-cv-06005-EMC - Hegar et al v. Panetta
Case Management Conference
3:14-cv-01468-EMC - Davis v. Santa Rita Jail et al
Case Management Conference
3:14-cv-03063-EMC - Davis v. San Francisco Jail
Case Management Conference
3:14-cv-03157-EMC - Capous v. Lopez et al
Case Management Conference
3:14-cv-03226-EMC - Asante et al v. California Department of Health Care Services et al
Case Management Conference
3:14-cv-03589-EMC - Rolex Watch U.S.A., Inc. v. Malik
Case Management Conference
3:14-cv-04059-EMC - Gonzales v. CitiMortgage, Inc.
Case Management Conference
10:15AM
3:13-cv-03440-EMC - Hansell et al v. Tracfone Wireless, Inc. et al
and the following 3 related cases
Case Mgmt Conference Further
3:13-cv-05296-EMC - Gandhi et al v. Tracfone Wireless, Inc.
Case Mgmt Conference Further
3:13-cv-05295-EMC - Blaqmoor v. Tracfone Wireless, Inc.
Case Mgmt Conference Further
3:14-cv-01347-EMC - Browning v. TracFone Wireless, Inc. et al
Mtn for Prel Approval set for 2/12/15 at 1:30 p.m.
Case Mgmt Conference Further
10:30AM
3:08-cv-04845-EMC - Stevenson Enterprises v. Mendoza et al
Case Mgmt Conference Further
3:11-cv-01318-EMC - Scocca et al v. Smith et al
Case Mgmt Conference Further
3:12-cv-00926-EMC - Jefferson v. City of Fremont et al
Case Mgmt Conference Further
3:13-cv-02376-EMC - Bayat v. Bank of the West
Case Mgmt Conference Further
3:13-cv-03769-EMC - Melgar v. CSK Auto, Inc.
Case Mgmt Conference Further
3:13-cv-04324-EMC - Swearingen et al v. Late July Snacks LLC
Case Mgmt Conference Further
3:13-cv-04385-EMC - Swearingen et al v. Healthy Beverage, LLC et al
Case Mgmt Conference Further
01:30PM
3:08-cv-04845-EMC - Stevenson Enterprises v. Mendoza et al
*P's Motion for Entry of Judgment under Rule 54(b)
3:14-cv-01531-EMC - Hernandez v. DMSI Staffing, LLC et al
*Ds' Motion to Compel Arbitration / CMC
3:14-cv-03721-EMC - Adobe Systems Incorporated v. Bargain Software Shop, LLC
*D's Motion to Dismiss/Lack of Jurisdiction
Friday, Nov 14 2014
08:30AM
3:12-cr-00030-EMC - USA v. Fortunato Rodelo-Lara
Jury Trial
3:12-cr-00030-EMC - USA v. Jesus Almendares-Vasquez
Jury Trial
02:30PM
3:14-cr-00120-EMC-1 - USA v. Eduardo Alvarez (Courtroom 4)
AUSA: Andrew Scoble / DEF: Erik Babcock (F. Status set for 12/12 at 2:30 p.m.)
Motion Hearing (proposed grouping for first trial)
3:14-cr-00120-EMC - USA v. Elias Chavez
Motion Hearing
3:14-cr-00120-EMC - USA v. Luis Cid-Salinas
Motion Hearing
3:14-cr-00120-EMC - USA v. Ignacio Cruz
Motion Hearing
3:14-cr-00120-EMC - USA v. Juan Garcia-Gomez
Motion Hearing
3:14-cr-00120-EMC - USA v. Jairo Hernandez
Motion Hearing
3:14-cr-00120-EMC - USA v. Orlando Hernandez
Motion Hearing
3:14-cr-00120-EMC - USA v. Jusef Nathan
Motion Hearing
3:14-cr-00120-EMC - USA v. Rogelio Real
Motion Hearing
3:14-cr-00120-EMC - USA v. Mario Serrano
Motion Hearing
3:14-cr-00120-EMC - USA v. Alberto Torres
Motion Hearing
3:14-cr-00120-EMC - USA v. Carlos Vasquez
Motion Hearing
3:14-cr-00120-EMC - USA v. Weston Venegas
Motion Hearing
3:14-cr-00120-EMC - USA v. Michael Viera
Motion Hearing
Monday, Nov 17 2014
08:30AM
3:12-cr-00030-EMC - USA v. Fortunato Rodelo-Lara
Jury Trial
3:12-cr-00030-EMC - USA v. Jesus Almendares-Vasquez
Jury Trial
Tuesday, Nov 18 2014
08:30AM
3:12-cr-00030-EMC - USA v. Fortunato Rodelo-Lara
Jury Trial
3:12-cr-00030-EMC - USA v. Jesus Almendares-Vasquez
Jury Trial
03:00PM
3:14-cr-00197-EMC-1 - USA v. Joshua Lucas
AUSA: Arianna Berg / DEF: Daniel Blank
Motion Hearing (D's mtn to object/appeal Magistrate Judge Beeler's order denying discovery) / Trial set (Stipulated bench trial)
Wednesday, Nov 19 2014
08:30AM
3:12-cr-00030-EMC - USA v. Fortunato Rodelo-Lara
Jury Trial
3:12-cr-00030-EMC - USA v. Jesus Almendares-Vasquez
Jury Trial
02:25PM
EMC - UNDERSEAL v. UNDERSEAL
02:30PM
3:93-cr-00385-CAL-1 - USA v. Michael Savage
D's motion to dismiss Form 12 / F. Status
3:12-cr-00278-EMC-1 - USA v. James Murray
Further Status Conference (Reptr)
3:13-cr-00666-EMC - USA v. Nimer Massis
Sentencing
3:13-cr-00731-EMC-2 - USA v. Jilian Zhang
AUSA: Damali Taylor / DEF: Alan Dressler
Trial Setting Hearing
3:13-cr-00731-EMC-1 - USA v. Henry Huang
AUSA: Damali Taylor / DEF: Daniel Blank
Trial Setting Hearing (set briefing schedule on Def. Huang's mtn for reconsideration, if necessary)
3:14-cr-00018-EMC-1 - USA v. Anthony Ocampo
P: Wilson Leung/ D: Camellia Baray
Sentencing
3:14-cr-00033-EMC-1 - USA v. Brian Clay Stacy
AUSA: Jeffrey Schenk / DEF: Candis Mitchell
Further Status Conference (Reptr)
3:14-cr-00215-EMC-1 - USA v. Yaowapha Ritdet
AUSA: Thomas Moore / DEF: Emily Kingston
Further Status/ Motion or Trial Set
3:14-cr-00215-EMC-2 - USA v. Steve Walter
AUSA: Thomas Moore / DEF: Galia Phillips
Further Status/ Motion or Trial Set
3:14-cr-00355-EMC-1 - USA v. Jason George Rivera
AUSA: Benjamin Kingsley / DEF: Ethan Balogh
Further Status Conference (Reptr)
3:14-cr-00355-EMC-2 - USA v. Marc Christopher Harmon
AUSA: Benjamin Kingsley / DEF: Richard Tamor
Further Status Conference (Reptr)
3:14-cr-00387-EMC-1 - USA v. Darrell Buckins
AUSA: William Frentzen / DEF: Julia Jayne
Status Conference (Reptr)
Thursday, Nov 20 2014
09:30AM
3:12-cv-01288-EMC - Securities And Exchange Commission v. Murray
Case Management Conference
3:14-cv-01575-EMC - Robert Bosch Healthcare Systems, Inc. v. CardioCom, LLC et al
Case Management Conference
3:14-cv-03451-EMC - Bay Area Painters and Tapers Pension Trust Fund, and its Joint Board of Trustees et al v. Nelson's Painting & Decorating et al
Case Management Conference
3:14-cv-03530-EMC - Ladore v. Sony Computer Entertainment America, LLC
Case Management Conference
3:14-cv-03732-EMC - Embaye et al v. ESA Management, LLC
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
10:30AM
3:11-cv-01729-EMC - Thomas et al v. Howrey LLP
Case Mgmt Conference Further
3:11-cv-02158-EMC - Mendoza v. United States of America et al
P: Gary Baun 248-258-6262
Case Mgmt Conference Further
3:12-cv-06041-EMC - Electrical Industry Service Bureau, Inc. et al v. Gausi
Case Mgmt Conference Further
3:13-cv-01929-EMC - American Licorice Company v. Total Sweeteners, Inc. et al
Status Conference
3:13-cv-04194-EMC - Board of Trustees of the Sheet Metal Workers Local 104 Health Care Trust et al v. Jet Mechanical, Inc.
Case Mgmt Conference Further
3:13-cv-05715-EMC - US Equal Employment Oppurtunity Commission v. Children's Hospital & Research Center
Status Conference (No Reptr)
3:14-cv-00999-EMC - Wong v. Golden State Auction Gallery, Inc. et al
Case Mgmt Conference Further
3:14-cv-01976-EMC - Hegarty v. AT&T Umbrella Benefit Plan No. 1
Case Mgmt Conference Further
01:30PM
3:11-cv-01799-EMC - Peinado v. City and County of San Francisco et al
*D's Motion for Summary Judgment / Status
3:11-cv-03228-EMC - Newton v. American Debt Services, Inc et al
*Ds' Motion for Summary Judgment /F. CMC
3:12-cv-04357-EMC - Crump v. Ahern et al
*D's Motion to Dismiss
3:14-cv-00264-EMC - Woods et al v. Vector Marketing Corporation
*D's Motion for Summary Judgment / F. CMC
Motion Hearing
3:14-cv-03348-EMC - Capella Photonics, Inc. v. Cisco Systems, Inc.
*(1) P's consolidated motion to strike Cisco's affirmative defense, etc. #116 / (2) P's motion to strike Fujitsu's affirmative defense #115 / CMC
3:14-cv-04204-EMC - Edgar Renazco v. Unisys Technical Services, L.L.C.
*P's Motion to Remand
Friday, Nov 21 2014
08:30AM
3:12-cr-00030-EMC - USA v. Fortunato Rodelo-Lara
Jury Trial
3:12-cr-00030-EMC - USA v. Jesus Almendares-Vasquez
Jury Trial
Monday, Nov 24 2014
08:30AM
3:12-cr-00030-EMC-7 - USA v. Fortunato Rodelo-Lara
Jury Trial (reserved an extra day just in case)
3:12-cr-00030-EMC - USA v. Jesus Almendares-Vasquez
Jury Trial
02:30PM
3:13-cv-05831-EMC - Fortinet, Inc. v. Sophos, Inc. et al
Tutorial / F. CMC
Tuesday, Nov 25 2014
02:30PM
3:12-cv-05667-EMC - Nextdoor.com, Inc. v. Abhyanker
Pretrial Conference
Monday, Dec 1 2014
- Judge Unavailable - All Day
Tuesday, Dec 2 2014
- Judge Unavailable - All Day
09:30AM
3:12-cr-00239-EMC-1 - USA v. Juan Carlos Tiant Ponce
AUSA: Kyle Waldinger / DEF: Candis Mitchell
Evidentiary Hearing on Form 12
Wednesday, Dec 3 2014
- Judge Unavailable - All Day
02:30PM
EMC - UNDERSEAL v. UNDERSEAL
3:12-cr-00030-EMC - USA v. Santos Cabrera-Arteaga
Sentencing
3:13-cr-00590-EMC-1 - USA v. Leigh Farrington Fiske
AUSA: Benjamin Kingsley / DEF: Claire Leary
Sentencing
3:14-cr-00473-EMC-1 - USA v. Mario Gonzalez
AUSA: Matthew McCarthy / DEF: Adam Gasner
Further Status Conference (Reptr)
3:14-cr-00473-EMC-3 - USA v. Juan Valdez Lopez
AUSA: Matthew McCarthy / DEF: Juliana Drous
Further Status Conference (Reptr)
3:14-cr-00473-EMC-4 - USA v. Phin Yo Vorn
AUSA: Matthew McCarthy / DEF: Severa Keith
Further Status Conference (Reptr)
Thursday, Dec 4 2014
- Judge Unavailable - All Day
09:30AM
3:14-cv-02743-EMC - Securities And Exchange Commission v. Saleem M. Khan, et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
3:14-cv-03313-EMC - Rebucas et al v. City of San Bruno et al
Case Management Conference
10:30AM
3:11-cv-00175-EMC - Western States Insulators and Allied Workers Pension Plan et al v. Jenco Mechanical Insulatoion Inc
Case Mgmt Conference Further
3:12-cv-01376-EMC - Cannon et al v. Wells Fargo Bank, N.A.
Case Mgmt Conference Further
3:13-cv-01037-EMC - Mulligan v. Impax Laboratories, Inc., et al
Case Mgmt Conference Further
3:13-cv-05001-EMC - Slack et al v. International Union of Operating Engineers et al
Case Mgmt Conference Further
3:13-cv-05770-EMC - A. J. v. City and County of San Francisco et al
Case Mgmt Conference Further
3:14-cv-00032-EMC - Saidiani v. Concentra Health Services, Inc. et al
Status Conference (No Reptr)
Friday, Dec 5 2014
- Judge Unavailable - All Day
Monday, Dec 8 2014
08:30AM
3:12-cv-05667-EMC - Nextdoor.com, Inc. v. Abhyanker
Jury Selection
Jury Trial (8 days)
02:30PM
3:13-cv-05831-EMC - Fortinet, Inc. v. Sophos, Inc. et al
Claims Construction Hearing
Tuesday, Dec 9 2014
08:30AM
3:12-cv-05667-EMC - Nextdoor.com, Inc. v. Abhyanker
Jury Trial
02:30PM
3:13-cv-05831-EMC - Fortinet, Inc. v. Sophos, Inc. et al
Claims Construction Hearing
Wednesday, Dec 10 2014
08:30AM
3:12-cv-05667-EMC - Nextdoor.com, Inc. v. Abhyanker
Jury Trial
02:30PM
3:09-cr-00417-EMC - USA v. Mounir Kara
Sentencing
EMC - UNDERSEAL v. UNDERSEAL
3:12-cr-00566-EMC-1 - USA v. Terrance Kemper
AUSA: Damali Taylor / DEF: Jodi Linker
Further Status Conference on Form 12
3:14-cr-00019-EMC-1 - USA v. Luis Martin Ortiz
AUSA: Wai Shun Leung / DEF: Geoffrey Hansen
Further Status Conference (Reptr)
Thursday, Dec 11 2014
09:30AM
3:14-cv-01324-EMC - The Board of Trustees v. Montes Bros. Construction, Inc.
Case Management Conference
3:14-cv-01836-EMC - Bay Area Painters and Tapers Pension Trust Fund, and its Joint Board of Trustees et al v. Quinn Painting & Decorating, a California General Partnership et al
Case Management Conference
3:14-cv-03216-EMC - Goolsby-Pete v. The Lincoln National Life Insurance Company
Case Management Conference
3:14-cv-03435-EMC - Linares et al v. CitiMortgage, Inc.
Case Management Conference
10:30AM
3:12-md-02330-EMC - In re Carrier IQ, Inc., Consumer Privacy Litigation
Case Mgmt Conference Further
3:12-cv-02078-EMC - Hoa v. Cate et al
Case Mgmt Conference Further
3:13-cv-00380-EMC - Copytele, Inc. v. AU Optronics Corporation et al
Case Mgmt Conference Further
3:13-cv-01383-EMC - Longs Drug Stores California, L.L.C. et al v. City of Sebastopol et al
Case Mgmt Conference Further
3:13-cv-01803-EMC - Tasion Communications Inc. v. Ubiquiti Networks, Inc.
Status Conference (No Reptr)
3:14-cv-00771-EMC - Rayo v. Zale Delaware, Inc.
Status Conference (No Reptr)
01:30PM
3:03-cv-04350-EMC - Okinawa Dugong (Dugong Dugon) et al v. Rumsfeld et al (Center v. Hagel)
*Ds' Motion to Dismiss/ Further CMC
3:09-cv-02161-EMC - Sullivan v. Washington Mutual Bank FA et al
Order to Show Cause Hearing
3:13-cv-03567-EMC - Brado v. Vocera Communications Inc et al
Motion Hearing / Case Management Conference
3:14-cv-00775-EMC - Grecia v. Apple Inc.
Case Mgmt Conference Further
3:14-cv-00969-EMC - Grecia v. Sony Network Entertainment International, LLC
Case Mgmt Conference Further
3:14-cv-01140-EMC - The Board of Trustees, in their capacities as Trustees of the Cement Masons Health and Welfare Trust Fund for Northern California et al v. Charles B. Harding Construction, Inc.
Ps' mtn for default judgment / CMC
3:14-cv-01220-EMC - Grecia v. VUDU, Inc., et al
*Def. Digital's Motion to Dismiss #75 / Def. VUDU's mtn to dismiss #82 / F. CMC
3:14-cv-01194-EMC - Grecia v. Google Inc.
Case Mgmt Conference Further
3:14-cv-03393-EMC - iCORE Global, LLC et al v. Millennium Commercial Advisors, LLC et al
Motion Hearing
3:14-cv-03530-EMC - Ladore v. Sony Computer Entertainment America, LLC
Motion Hearing
Friday, Dec 12 2014
08:30AM
3:12-cv-05667-EMC - Nextdoor.com, Inc. v. Abhyanker
Jury Trial
02:30PM
3:14-cr-00120-EMC-1 - USA v. Eduardo Alvarez (Courtrom 4)
AUSA: Andrew Scoble / DEF: Erik Babcock
Further Status Conference (Reptr)
3:14-cr-00120-EMC - USA v. Elias Chavez
Status Conference (Reptr)
3:14-cr-00120-EMC - USA v. Luis Cid-Salinas
Status Conference (Reptr)
3:14-cr-00120-EMC - USA v. Ignacio Cruz
Status Conference (Reptr)
3:14-cr-00120-EMC - USA v. Juan Garcia-Gomez
Status Conference (Reptr)
3:14-cr-00120-EMC - USA v. Jairo Hernandez
Status Conference (Reptr)
3:14-cr-00120-EMC - USA v. Orlando Hernandez
Status Conference (Reptr)
3:14-cr-00120-EMC - USA v. Jusef Nathan
Status Conference (Reptr)
3:14-cr-00120-EMC - USA v. Rogelio Real
Status Conference (Reptr)
3:14-cr-00120-EMC - USA v. Mario Serrano
Status Conference (Reptr)
3:14-cr-00120-EMC - USA v. Alberto Torres
Status Conference (Reptr)
3:14-cr-00120-EMC - USA v. Carlos Vasquez
Status Conference (Reptr)
3:14-cr-00120-EMC - USA v. Weston Venegas
Status Conference (Reptr)
3:14-cr-00120-EMC - USA v. Michael Viera
Status Conference (Reptr)
 
 
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District Judge Edward M. Chen, Courtroom 5, 17th Floor
Courtroom Deputy: Betty Lee (415) 522-2034

Copies of Judge Chen's Standing Order is available in the clerk's office in any division of the Northern District or here on the website under Standing Orders.

***THIS COURT DOES NOT RESERVE HEARING DATES AND DOES NOT ISSUE TENTATIVE RULINGS***



Court Schedule (subject to change if we are in trial:)

Criminal Law and Motion: Wednesday at 2:30 p.m.

Civil Law and Motion: Thursday at 1:30 p.m. (Court does not reserve hearing date; Judge Chen does not issue tentative rulings)
Case Management Conference: Thursday at 9:00 a.m. (effective 7/1/14, CMC is at 9:30am)
Further Case Management Conference / Status Conference: Thursday at 10:30 a.m.
Pretrial Conference: Tuesday at 2:30 p.m.
Trial: Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. (Dark on Thursday)
 
                                       NOTICE OF UNAVAILABILITY

Please take notice that the Honorable Edward M. Chen, United States District Judge, will not be available on the following days:
       
     October 23 - 31, 2014 (civil motions to be heard on October 21, 2014 at 2:30 pm)
     November 6 - 7, 2014 (civil motions to be heard on November 4, 2014 at 2:30 pm)
  December 1 - 5
   December 25 - January 2, 2015
     January 8 (after 3:00 p.m.) - 9, 2015       
     January 26-28, 2015
      
All counsel are hereby given notice that such absence constitutes a certificate of unavailability pursuant to Civil L.R. 1-5(p).

If urgency requires, counsel in cases assigned to Judge Chen may request a hearing before the General Duty Judge as provided in Civil Local Rule 7-1(c).

Richard W. Wieking,Clerk

Betty P. Lee, Courtroom Deputy