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


Last Updated: Jul 16 2019 12:29AM
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Tuesday, Jul 16 2019
- No Calendar Matters Currently Set
Wednesday, Jul 17 2019
- *** CALENDAR CLOSED OUT FOR FURTHER SET***
10:00AM
5:18-cr-00258-EJD-1 - USA v. Elizabeth A. Holmes(NC)
AUSA: Jeffrey Schenk / DEF: Kevin Downey
Further Status Conference/Motion to Compel Hrg
5:18-cr-00258-EJD-2 - USA v. Ramesh Sunny Balwani
AUSA: Jeffrey Schenk / DEF: Jeffrey Coopersmith
Further Status Conference/Motion to Compel Hrg
01:30PM
5:10-cr-00435-EJD-1 - USA v. Brayan Eduardo Oseida(NC)
AUSA: Brian Cabrera / DEF: Varell Fuller/P.O. Sereena Quick
Status Conference re SRV/PRBV
5:18-cr-00054-EJD-1 - USA v. Jonas Escobar-Alfaro(NC)(Spanish Interpreter)
AUSA: Brian Cabrera / DEF: Tamara Crepet
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:18-cr-00260-EJD-1 - USA v. Naheed Mangi(NC)
AUSA: Susan Knight / DEF: James Thompson
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:18-cr-00426-EJD-1 - USA v. Fernando Gabriel Gonzalez(C)
AUSA: Brian Cabrera / DEF: Tamara Crepet
Change of Plea Hearing
Thursday, Jul 18 2019
- *** CALENDAR CLOSED OUT FOR FURTHER SET***
09:00AM
5:18-cv-06144-EJD - Cypress Lake Software, Inc. v. HP Inc.
HP Motion to Clarify Hearing
Plt Motion for Reconsideration or Claim Const Order Hearing
5:18-cv-06146-EJD - Cypress Lake Software, Inc. v. ZTE (USA) Inc.
Motion for Reconsideration Hearing
Motion to Stay
ZTE Motion to Stay Hearing
10:00AM
5:17-cv-07029-EJD - Johnson v. Dariano et al
Order to Show Cause Hearing
Friday, Jul 19 2019
10:00AM
5:18-cr-00050-EJD-1 - USA v. Jaime Alonso-Ramirez(NC)(Spanish Interpreter)
AUSA: Brian Cabrera / DEF: Tamara Crepet
Motion to Dismiss(SPECIAL SET)
Monday, Jul 22 2019
- Judge Unavailable
9th Circuit Judicial Conference - Spokane WA
Tuesday, Jul 23 2019
- Judge Unavailable
9th Circuit Judicial Conference - Spokane WA
Wednesday, Jul 24 2019
- Judge Unavailable
9th Circuit Judicial Conference - Spokane WA
Thursday, Jul 25 2019
- Judge Unavailable
9th Circuit Judicial Conference - Spokane WA
Friday, Jul 26 2019
- Judge Unavailable
9th Circuit Judicial Conference - Spokane WA
Monday, Jul 29 2019
- *** CALENDAR CLOSED OUT FOR FURTHER SET***
10:00AM
5:14-cv-04971-EJD - Schwenk v. McDonald
Status Conference (Reptr)(SPECIAL SET)
01:30PM
5:18-cr-00515-EJD-1 - USA v. Kishore Kumar Kavuru(NC)(Kavitha Herle - Telugu Interpreter)
AUSA: Maia Perez/DEF:William Osterhoudt
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:18-cr-00563-EJD-1 - USA v. Isaac Montiel(C)
AUSA: Stephen Meyer / DEF: Carleen Arlidge
Change of Plea Hearing
5:18-cr-00576-EJD-1 - USA v. Harry Corl(NC)
AUSA: Marissa Harris / DEF: Hanley Chew
Status Conference (Reptr)
Tuesday, Jul 30 2019
01:00PM
5:19-cr-00122-EJD-1 - USA v. Eduardo Mondragon Magallan(C)
AUSA: Stephen Meyer / DEF: Robert Carlin
Change of Plea Hearing(SPECIAL SET)
02:00PM
5:17-cr-00068-EJD-10 - USA v. Josue Alcedis Escobar Cerritos(C)(Spanish Interpreter)
AUSA: Stephen Meyer, Karen Kreuzkamp / DEF: James Thompson/P.O. Kyle Pollak
Sentencing(SPECIAL SET)
Wednesday, Jul 31 2019
01:30PM
5:16-cr-00047-EJD - USA v. Jonathan Chang
Motion in Limine
Motion to Remove Incorrectly Filed Document
5:16-cr-00047-EJD-1 - USA v. Jonathan Chang
AUSA: Patrick Delahunty / DEF: Ashley Riser
Pretrial Conference(SPECIAL SET)
5:16-cr-00047-EJD - USA v. Grace Chang
Motion in Limine
Motion to Remove Incorrectly Filed Document
5:16-cr-00047-EJD-2 - USA v. Grace Chang
Pretrial Conference(SPECIAL SET)
Thursday, Aug 1 2019
- *** CALENDAR CLOSED OUT FOR FURTHER SET***
09:00AM
5:12-cv-04175-EJD - Navcom Technology, Inc et al v. OKI Semiconductor America, Inc et al
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:16-cv-02893-EJD - Chapman v. Mundo's Cafe et al
Motion for Attorney Fees
5:17-cv-04568-EJD - Trombley Enterprises, LLC v. Sauer, Inc. et al
Motion for Partial Summary Judgment
5:18-cv-01911-EJD - Mou et al v. SSC San Jose Operating Company LP et al
Motion to Dismiss
5:18-cv-02352-EJD - NetFuel, Inc. v. Cisco Systems Inc.
Cisco's Motion Summary Judgment (Non-Infringement) Hearing
Motion for Summary Judgment
5:18-cv-03712-EJD - IN RE RESTORATION ROBOTICS, INC. SECURITIES LITIGATION
Motion for Joinder
Motion to Dismiss
5:18-cv-06228-EJD - International Technological University Foundation v. Nielsen et al
Motion for Preliminary Injunction
Motion to Dismiss
10:00AM
5:12-cv-04382-EJD - Simulados Software, Ltd. v. Photon Infotech Private, Ltd.
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:19-cv-01401-EJD - Spies v. Carson Smithfield, LLC
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:19-cv-01423-EJD - Phillips v. Ford Motor Company et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:19-cv-01828-EJD - Langlands et al v. The Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:19-cv-02337-EJD - David-Oduyemi v. Gilroy Police Department et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
11:00AM
5:17-cv-06453-EJD - Nguyen v. Ericsson, Inc. et al
Trial Setting Conference
01:30PM
EJD - UNDERSEAL v. UNDERSEAL
Friday, Aug 2 2019
- No Calendar Matters Currently Set
Monday, Aug 5 2019
- *** CALENDAR CLOSED OUT FOR FURTHER SET***
01:30PM
5:10-cr-00762-EJD-1 - USA v. Dung Ngoc Pham(NC)
AUSA: Jeffrey Backhus / DEF: Robert Carlin
Status Conference re SRV/PRBV
5:15-cr-00338-EJD-1 - USA v. Julio Chavez-Nolasco(C)
AUSA: Scott Simeon / DEF: Dejan Gantar
Initial Appearance
5:17-cr-00124-EJD-1 - USA v. Jose Tomas-Silva(NC)
AUSA: Maia Perez/DEF:Severa Keith
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:17-cr-00137-BLF-1 - USA v. Julio Chavez-Nolasco(C)
AUSA: Scott Simeon / DEF: Tamara Crepet
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:18-cr-00349-EJD-1 - USA v. Ryan Alexander(NC)
AUSA: Scott Simeon / DEF: Alexander Guilmartin
Status Conference/Possible Change of Plea (Reptr)
5:19-cr-00081-EJD-1 - USA v. Milo Conner Muniz(NC)
AUSA: Stephen Meyer / DEF: Robert Carlin
Status Conference re SRV/PRBV
5:19-cr-00227-EJD-1 - USA v. Iran Perez(C)
AUSA: Michael Pitman / DEF: Dejan Gantar
Status Conference (Reptr)
Tuesday, Aug 6 2019
02:00PM
5:17-cr-00242-EJD-1 - USA v. Bryn Hanley
AUSA:Brian Cabrera/DEF:Tamara Crepet/Pretrial Officer:Anthony Granados
Status Conference (Reptr)(SPECIAL SET)
Wednesday, Aug 7 2019
- No Calendar Matters Currently Set
Thursday, Aug 8 2019
- *** CALENDAR CLOSED OUT FOR FURTHER SET***
09:00AM
5:15-cv-01370-EJD - BladeRoom Group Limited et al v. Facebook, Inc.
Motion for Attorney Fees
Motion for Discovery
5:18-cv-00531-EJD - Branco v. Orchard Supply Company, LLC
Motion for Preliminary Approval of Class Action Settlement
5:19-cv-02111-EJD - Baskin-Robbins Franchising LLC et al v. ARB Food, Inc. et al
Reservation via email 6/13/2019 Jaemin Chang (415)364-5551
Motion for Entry of Default
10:00AM
5:15-cv-03178-EJD - City of San Jose v. Monsanto Company et al
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:15-cv-05152-EJD - City Of Oakland v. Monsanto Company et al
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:16-cv-00071-EJD - City of Berkeley v. Monsanto Company et al
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:17-cv-03643-EJD - Rosales v. Target Corporation
Order to Show Cause Hearing
5:18-cv-02113-EJD - Purnell v. City of Sunnyvale Police Department et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:18-cv-03431-EJD - Fenstermacher v. Sun Life Assurance Company of Canada
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:18-cv-06194-EJD - Nido et al v. Ericsson, Inc. et al
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:18-cv-06693-EJD - Chapman v. Mundo et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:19-cv-02419-EJD - In the Matter of Discovery Charters, Inc.
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
Friday, Aug 9 2019
- No Calendar Matters Currently Set
Monday, Aug 12 2019
- *** CALENDAR CLOSED OUT FOR FURTHER SET***
10:00AM
5:13-cv-03877-EJD - Stevens v. Beard et al
Scheduling Conference(SPECIAL SET)
01:30PM
5:11-cr-00620-EJD-1 - USA v. Rosa Maria Martinez(NC)
AUSA: Daniel Kaleba / DEF: Bruce Funk
Status Conference re SRV/PRBV
5:11-cr-00709-EJD-1 - USA v. Rosa Martinez
AUSA: Daniel Kaleba / DEF: Bruce Funk
Status Conference re SRV/PRBV(NC)
EJD - UNDERSEAL v. UNDERSEAL
5:16-cr-00126-EJD-3 - USA v. Teresa Solis(C)
AUSA: Marissa Harris / DEF: Varell Fuller
Further Status Conference re SRV/PRBV
5:17-cr-00205-EJD-1 - USA v. Dai Quoc Nguyen(NC)
AUSA: Jeffrey Backhus / DEF: Nelson McElmurry
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:18-cr-00092-EJD-1 - USA v. Jonathan Joel Mendoza(C)
AUSA: John Bostic / DEF: Tamara Crepet
Change of Plea Hearing
5:18-cr-00356-EJD-1 - USA v. Dereke Holden(NC)
AUSA: John Bostic / DEF: David Callaway
Status Conference/Change of Plea (Reptr)
5:18-cr-00356-EJD-2 - USA v. Collin Blaudeanderson(NC)
AUSA: John Bostic / DEF: Thomas Ferrito
Status Conference/Change of Plea (Reptr)
5:18-cr-00356-EJD-3 - USA v. Oscar Madrigal(NC)
AUSA: John Bostic / DEF: Naomi Chung
Status Conference/Change of Plea (Reptr)
5:18-cr-00356-EJD-4 - USA v. Salvador Morfin(C)
AUSA: John Bostic / DEF: Robert Carey
Status Conference/Change of Plea (Reptr)
3:18-cr-00483-SI - USA v. Dereke Holden
Change of Plea Hearing
5:18-cr-00490-EJD-1 - USA v. Venkat Aachi(NC)
AUSA: Shailika Kotiya / DEF: Nelson McElmurry
Sentencing
5:19-cr-00036-EJD-1 - USA v. Rogelio Marcos Romayor(C)
AUSA: Marissa Harris / DEF: Vicki Young/P.O. Raquel Butler
Status Conference (Reptr)
Tuesday, Aug 13 2019
09:00AM
5:16-cr-00047-EJD - USA v. Jonathan Chang
Jury Selection
5:16-cr-00047-EJD - USA v. Grace Chang
Jury Selection
01:30PM
5:16-cr-00047-EJD - USA v. Jonathan Chang
Jury Trial
5:16-cr-00047-EJD - USA v. Grace Chang
Jury Trial
Wednesday, Aug 14 2019
09:00AM
5:16-cr-00047-EJD - USA v. Jonathan Chang
Jury Trial
5:16-cr-00047-EJD - USA v. Grace Chang
Jury Trial
Thursday, Aug 15 2019
- *** CALENDAR CLOSED OUT DO NOT SET***

- Judge Unavailable

Friday, Aug 16 2019
- Judge Unavailable
Monday, Aug 19 2019
- *** CALENDAR CLOSED OUT FOR FURTHER SET***
01:30PM
5:11-cr-00355-EJD-26 - USA v. Roberto Martinez(C)(Spanish Interpreter)
AUSA: William Edelman / DEF: Edwin Prather
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:16-cr-00435-EJD-1 - USA v. Jinnie Chao(NC)
AUSA:Maia Perez/DEF: Ethan Balogh
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:17-cr-00068-EJD-4 - USA v. Willfredo Ayala-Garcia(C)(Spanish Interpreter)
AUSA: Stephen Meyer / DEF: Michelle Spencer/P.O. Kyle Pollak
Sentencing
5:17-cr-00487-EJD-1 - USA v. Rocci Garrett(NC)
AUSA: Marissa Harris / DEF: Graham Archer
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:18-cr-00140-EJD-1 - USA v. Tabias Brinson(C)
AUSA: Jeffrey Nedrow / DEF: Dennis Avilucea,Robert Beles
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:18-cr-00372-EJD-1 - USA v. Drew Milburn(NC)
AUSA: Maia Perez / DEF: Graham Archer
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:18-cr-00455-EJD-1 - USA v. Mohammed Waheed Faizi(NC)
AUSA: Daniel Kaleba / DEF: Varell Fuller
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:18-cr-00610-EJD-1 - USA v. Clinton Brian Pappadakis(NC)
AUSA: Ryan Rezaei / DEF: Severa Keith
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:19-cr-00159-EJD-1 - USA v. Daniel Reyes Ruiz(NC)
AUSA: Daniel Kaleba / DEF: Mary Ann Bird
Status Conference/Possible Change of Plea (Reptr)
Tuesday, Aug 20 2019
09:00AM
5:16-cr-00047-EJD - USA v. Jonathan Chang
Jury Trial
5:16-cr-00047-EJD - USA v. Grace Chang
Jury Trial
Wednesday, Aug 21 2019
09:00AM
5:16-cr-00047-EJD - USA v. Jonathan Chang
Jury Trial
5:16-cr-00047-EJD - USA v. Grace Chang
Jury Trial
Thursday, Aug 22 2019
- *** CALENDAR CLOSED OUT FOR FURTHER SET***
09:00AM
5:18-cv-05354-EJD - Rosales v. Loomis Armored US, LLC
Motion for Judgment on the Pleadings
Motion to Remand
Motion to Transfer Case
5:18-cv-06466-EJD - Plaskett v. Esper
Motion to Dismiss
5:19-cv-01898-EJD - Quintero et al v. City of Santa Cruz et al
Reservation via email 4/30/2019 Jenn Pasquini
Reservation via telephone 4/30/2019 David Tauracis
Motion to Dismiss
Motion to Dismiss
10:00AM
5:14-cv-05598-EJD - NEM et al v. City of Salinas et al
Counsel to appear via Courtcall
Further Status Conference (Reptr)
5:16-cv-01928-EJD - Davidson v. Hewlett-Packard Company et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:17-cv-06135-EJD - Sprig Electric Co. v. Automated Logic Contracting Services, Inc.
Order to Show Cause Re Settlement Hearing
5:18-cv-03509-EJD - In Re PG&E Corporation Securities Litigation
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:18-cv-03631-EJD - Blice v. BMC Software, Inc.
Order to Show Cause Hearing
5:18-cv-04698-EJD - Oklahoma Firefighters Pension & Retirement System v. PG&E Corporation et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:18-cv-05214-EJD - DISH Technologies L.L.C. et al v. Jadoo TV, Inc.
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:18-cv-06394-EJD - Zehavi v. Reef
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:18-cv-07102-EJD - Doak v. Capital One , N.A.
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:19-cv-00501-EJD - Blackburn v. Meserve et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:19-cv-01204-EJD - Rixquiacche-Cochojil v. Los 3 Amigos Tortilleria, Inc
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:19-cv-01283-EJD - Silos et al v. City of Gilroy et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:19-cv-02030-EJD - The Prudential Insurance Company of America v. Aiello
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
5:19-cv-02111-EJD - Baskin-Robbins Franchising LLC et al v. ARB Food, Inc. et al
Initial Case Mgmt Conference
11:00AM
5:16-cv-07219-EJD - Zenith Insurance Company v. St. Paul Fire & Marine Insurance Company et al
Pretrial Conference
5:17-cv-02313-EJD - United States of America v. Mahallati et al
Trial Setting Conference
5:18-cv-02352-EJD - NetFuel, Inc. v. Cisco Systems Inc.
Trial Setting Conference
5:18-cv-07392-EJD - Tu v. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Trial Setting Conference
02:00PM
EJD - UNDERSEAL v. UNDERSEAL
Friday, Aug 23 2019
09:00AM
5:16-cr-00047-EJD - USA v. Jonathan Chang
Jury Trial
5:16-cr-00047-EJD - USA v. Grace Chang
Jury Trial
Monday, Aug 26 2019
- *** CALENDAR CLOSED OUT FOR FURTHER SET***
01:30PM
5:16-cr-00019-EJD-1 - USA v. Serjoe Mercado(C)
AUSA: Maia Perez / DEF: Severa Keith
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:16-cr-00126-EJD-2 - USA v. Octavio Villa(C)
AUSA: Marissa Harris/DEF: Jack Gordon
Status Conference Re Rev Supv Rel (Reptr)
5:18-cr-00102-EJD - USA v. Arturo Guizar-Avalos
Motion to Dismiss
5:18-cr-00102-EJD-1 - USA v. Arturo Guizar-Avalos(C)
AUSA: Brian Cabrera / DEF: Robert Carlin
Motion to Dismiss
5:18-cr-00530-EJD-1 - USA v. Mario Villegas Robles(C)
AUSA: Sarah Griswold / DEF: Varell Fuller
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:18-cr-00612-EJD-1 - USA v. John Magat(C)
AUSA: Katherine Griffin / DEF: George Boisseau
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:19-cr-00099-EJD-1 - USA v. Kishore Dattapuram(NC)
AUSA: John Bostic / DEF: Peter Leeming
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:19-cr-00099-EJD-2 - USA v. Kumar Aswapathi(NC)
AUSA: John Bostic / DEF: Stephen Toland
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:19-cr-00099-EJD-3 - USA v. Santosh Giri(NC)
AUSA: John Bostic / DEF: Ginny Walia
Status Conference (Reptr)
5:19-cr-00229-EJD-1 - USA v. Randy Dean Packwood(NC)
AUSA: Sarah Griswold / DEF: Tamara Crepet
Status Conference (Reptr)
Tuesday, Aug 27 2019
09:00AM
5:16-cr-00047-EJD - USA v. Jonathan Chang
Jury Trial
5:16-cr-00047-EJD - USA v. Grace Chang
Jury Trial
03:00PM
5:16-cr-00491-EJD-10 - USA v. Daniel Rivas(NC)
AUSA: Andrew Dawson / DEF: Grant Fondo
Sentencing(SPECIAL SET)
3:17-cr-00398-EJD-2 - USA v. Alicia Morales(NC)
AUSA:Jeff Nedrow/DEF:Christopher Cannon
Sentencing(SPECIAL SET)
 
 
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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: 6/28/2019
  

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)).

Certificate of Unavailability (L.R. 1-5(p)) for 2019
Judge Davila is unavailable the following dates:

January 1 through January 4, 2019
January 8
February 19 and 20
February 27
March 11
April 12 (Afternoon)
April 19
May 14 through 20
July 1 through 15
July 22 through 26
August 15 and 16
September 18 through 19
October 28 through November 1
November 29
December 20 through 31

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 2019:   

Tuesday, January 1 New Year’s Day (observed)
Monday, January 21 Birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr.
Monday, February 18 Washington’s Birthday(Presidents' Day) 

Monday, May 27 Memorial Day

Thursday, July 4 Independence Day

Monday, September 2 Labor Day

Monday, October 14 Columbus Day

Monday, November 11 Veterans Day (observed)

Thursday, November 28 Thanksgiving Day

Wednesday, 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 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.

3. Stipulation/Proposed Orders to continue hearing deadline is Wednesday PRIOR  to the Monday hearing OR not less than 48 hours from the scheduled hearing.

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. COUNSEL SHALL UTILIZE A LAND LINE TELEPHONE.

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: 6/28/2019