United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Calendar for James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco

February 2-6, 2015
February 9-13, 2015

Note: Calendar entries may change up until the hearing date. Please remember to check the docket report for updates. Case synopses are prepared by court staff for the convenience of the reader.


2015-02-02  9:00 am  Courtroom 1, 3rd Floor Rm 338, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: TALLMAN and RAWLINSON, Circuit Judges; and MURPHYIII (Michigan Eastern), District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
13-10064USA v. Miguel Torralba-Mendia - Miguel Torralba-Mendia appeals his jury conviction of conspiracy to harbor and transport illegal aliens. [4:10-cr-00754-CKJ-JR-13] Criminal AZ 10 min
13-17376Oshay Johnson v. Brian Duffy - California state prisoner Oshay Johnson appeals the district court's judgment dismissing, as second or successive, his 2013 28 U.S.C. § 2254 habeas corpus petition challenging his 1993 conviction on various counts including attempted murder. [2:13-cv-00878-CKD] Habeas E. CA 10 min
14-15912Richard Mathis v. Richard Glover - Lyon County Public Administrator Richard Glover appeals from the district court's denial, on summary judgment, of his motion for qualified immunity in an action brought by the surviving sons of Joe Mathis, alleging due process violations. [2:07-cv-00628-APG-GWF] Civil NV 10 min
12-16589Michael Boyd v. Accuray - Michael Boyd appeals the district court's summary judgment in his action under the False Claims Act, Title VII, and the Sarbanes-Oxley Act against Accuray, Inc. [5:11-cv-01644-LHK] Civil N. CA 15 min
14-16465Int'l Bro of Teamsters v. Allegiant Air, LLC - Allegiant Air LLC and Allegiant Travel Co. appeal the district court's grant in part of a preliminary injunction in an action brought by the International Brotherhood of Teamsters under the Railway Labor Act. [2:14-cv-00043-APG-GWF] Civil NV 15 min


2015-02-03  9:00 am  Courtroom 1, 3rd Floor Rm 338, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: TALLMAN and RAWLINSON, Circuit Judges; and MURPHYIII (Michigan Eastern), District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
10-71562
11-73849
Uladzimir Sliusar v. Loretta E. Lynch - Citizens of Belarus petition for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' denial of their applications for asylum, withholding of removal, and protection under the Convention Against Torture.
Immigration BIA 15 min
13-10099USA v. Jerry Brice - Jerry Brice appeals his jury conviction and sentence for being a felon in possession of a firearm. [2:12-cr-00340-SRB-1] Criminal AZ 15 min
11-17948
12-17765
Mirsad Hajro v. Loretta E. Lynch - The United States Citizenship and Immigration Services and federal officials appeal the district court's order granting in part the motion of Mirsad Hajro and James Mayock to recover attorneys' fees under FOIA, and the order enforcing settlement. [5:08-cv-01350-PSG]
Civil N. CA 20 min
13-15391City of Oakland v. Loretta E. Lynch - The City of Oakland appeals the district court's Fed. R. Civ. P. 12(b)(1) dismissal of Oakland's action challenging the U.S. Department of Justice's effort to shut down the Harborside Health Center, a medical marijuana dispensary. [3:12-cv-05245-MEJ] Civil N. CA 20 min


2015-02-04  9:00 am  Courtroom 1, 3rd Floor Rm 338, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: TALLMAN and RAWLINSON, Circuit Judges; and MURPHYIII (Michigan Eastern), District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
11-71849Malkit Singh v. Eric Holder, Jr. - A citizen of India petitions for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' denial of his applications for asylum, withholding of removal, and protection under the Convention Against Torture. Immigration BIA 10 min
11-71999Silder Ramos v. Eric Holder, Jr. - A citizen of El Salvador petitions for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' denial of special rule cancellation of removal. Immigration BIA 10 min
13-10604
13-10655
USA v. John Mills - John Rowland Mills appeals his jury conviction of one count of wire fraud, in violation of 18 U.S.C. § 1343, arising from a scheme to defraud the campaign account of a candidate for the State of Arizona House of Representatives of over $128,000. [2:12-cr-01660-JAT-1]
 
Criminal AZ 10 min
12-17383Ins Co of the State of Penn. v. Nat'l Fire & Marine Ins - National Fire & Marine Insurance Company appeals the district court's judgment in favor of the Insurance Company of the State of Pennsylvania in a diversity insurance coverage action. [2:11-cv-02033-PMP-RJJ] Civil NV 15 min
12-17425Gary Eickerman v. La Jolla Group, II - Gary U. Eickerman, a chapter 13 debtor, appeals the district court's affirmance of the bankruptcy court's summary judgment in his adversary proceeding seeking a determination that a creditor was violating the bankruptcy discharge injunction. [1:12-cv-00618-LJO] Bankruptcy E. CA 15 min
13-15451George Jacobs, IV v. J. Masiel - California state prisoner George Jacobs appeals from the district court's judgment, entered following a jury trial, in his 42 U.S.C. § 1983 action alleging retaliation, excessive force and deliberate indifference to medical needs. [1:08-cv-00369-JLT] Pr Non-HC E. CA 15 min
13-10655USA v. John Mills - John Rowland Mills appeals his jury conviction of one count of wire fraud, in violation of 18 U.S.C. § 1343, arising from a scheme to defraud the campaign account of a candidate for the State of Arizona House of Representatives of over $128,000. [2:12-cr-01660-JAT-1] Criminal AZ 10 min


2015-02-05  9:00 am  -, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: KLEINFELD and GOULD, Circuit Judges; and GETTLEMAN (Illinois Northern), Senior District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
13-56854Philippe Charriol Int'l Ltd v. A'Lor Int'l Ltd - Philippe Charriol International Ltd. appeals the district court's denial of a preliminary injunction to prevent A'Lor International Ltd. from infringing on jewelry trademarks. [3:13-cv-01257-MMA-BGS] Civil S. CA 10 min


2015-02-05  9:00 am  Courtroom 1, 3rd Floor Rm 338, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: TALLMAN and RAWLINSON, Circuit Judges; and DEARIE (New York Eastern), Senior District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
12-60077Clarence Cummings v. UST- US Trustee, Phoenix - Clarence Thomas Cummings and Pamela K. Cummings, chapter 7 debtors, appeal the Bankruptcy Appellate Panel's affirmance of the bankruptcy court's order denying discharge. [12-1114] Bankruptcy AZ 15 min
13-15041Joseph De Vincenzi v. City of Chico - The City of Chico and individual police officers appeal from the district court's order denying their motion for qualified immunity in an action by Joseph De Vincenzi alleging, among other things, denial of medical care while in custody. [2:11-cv-03268-KJM-DAD] Civil E. CA 15 min
12-17761Robert Facciola v. CBIZ - Robert Facciola and others appeal the district court's dismissal of their claims against CBIZ, Inc. and others in a diversity putative class action in which investors sought to recover their lost investments in a Ponzi scheme. [2:10-cv-01025-FJM] Civil AZ 20 min
13-15383Sierra Club v. BLM - Sierra Club and others appeal the district court's summary judgment in favor of the Bureau of Land Management and federal officials in an action seeking judicial review of BLM's decision to grant a right of way to North Sky River Energy, LLC. [1:12-cv-01193-AWI-JLT] Civil E. CA 20 min


2015-02-06  9:00 am  Courtroom 1, 3rd Floor Rm 338, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: TALLMAN and RAWLINSON, Circuit Judges; and DEARIE (New York Eastern), Senior District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
12-17045Meghan Mollett v. Netflix, Inc. - Meghan Mollett and Tracy Hellwig appeal the dismissal of their action under the Video Privacy Protection Act against Netflix, Inc. [5:11-cv-01629-EJD] Civil N. CA 10 min
12-17391Daniel Rodriguez v. Sony Computer Entertainment - Daniel Rodriguez appeals the dismissal of his action under the Video Privacy Protection Act against Sony Computer Entertainment America LLC. [4:11-cv-04084-PJH] Civil N. CA 15 min
12-17160Sheryl Edwards v. Carolyn W. Colvin - Sheryl Edwards appeals the district court's decision reversing the denial of her application for disability insurance benefits, and remanding for further administrative proceedings. [5:11-cv-00320-LHK] Civil N. CA 10 min
12-17219Jennifer Christopherson v. Carolyn Colvin - Jennifer Christopherson appeals the district court's order on remand from this court denying Christopherson's motion to remand for a determination of disability benefits. [2:09-cv-01005-JAT] Civil AZ 10 min
11-73704Allen Tongco-Andrade v. Loretta E. Lynch - A citizen of the Philippines petitions for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' denial of his application for cancellation of removal. Immigration BIA 15 min
13-71801
13-73289
Juan Carlos Romero-Escobar v. Loretta E. Lynch - A citizen of El Salvador petitions for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' dismissal of his appeal and denial of his motion to reopen.
Immigration BIA 15 min


2015-02-06  1:00 pm  Courtroom 1, 3rd Floor Rm 338, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: TALLMAN and RAWLINSON, Circuit Judges; and GARBIS (Maryland), Senior District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
13-10654USA v. Todd Fries - Todd Fries appeals his jury conviction and sentence for two counts of unlawful possession of unregistered destructive devices, in violation of 26 U.S.C. §§ 5861(d) and 5871. [4:11-cr-01751-CKJ-CRP-1] Criminal AZ 20 min


2015-02-09  9:00 am  Courtroom 1, 3rd Floor Rm 338, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: THOMAS , Chief Judge; and TASHIMA and McKEOWN, Circuit Judges
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
12-17498Joyce Biggs v. Carolyn Colvin - Joyce Biggs appeals the district court's decision affirming the Commissioner of Social Security's denial of Biggs's application for supplemental security income under Title XVI of the Social Security Act. [2:11-cv-00692-CMK] Civil E. CA 15 min


2015-02-09  9:30 am  Courtroom 2, 3rd Floor Rm 330, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: HAWKINS, PAEZ and BERZON, Circuit Judges
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
10-70325Hari Tamang v. Eric Holder, Jr. - A citizen of Nepal petitions for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' denial of his applications for asylum, withholding of removal, and protection under the Convention Against Torture. Immigration BIA 10 min
12-17816Jack Whatley v. Bank of America - Jack Whatley appeals the district court's Fed. R. Civ. P. 12(b)(6) dismissal of his diversity action brought against Bank of America and other mortgage entities seeking damages and injunctive relief arising out of a loan issued to Whatley. [2:11-cv-02901-MCE-GGH] Civil E. CA 10 min
12-60088Kenneth Bruce Tishgart v. Timothy W. Hoffman - Chapter 7 debtors appeal the Bankruptcy Appellate Panel's affirmance of the bankruptcy court's judgment after trial in an adversary proceeding regarding turnover of property of the bankruptcy estate. [12-1160] Bankruptcy N. CA 10 min
11-72233Sergio Rojas-Maldonado v. Loretta E. Lynch - A citizen of Mexico petitions for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' decision pretermitting his application for waivers under INA § 212(c) and INA § 241(a)(1)(H). Immigration BIA 15 min
12-17550Isela Dimery v. Reliance Standard Life Ins - Isela Dimery appeals the district court's summary judgment in her ERISA action challeging the termination of her long-term disability benefits. [3:10-cv-00481-JSW] Civil N. CA 15 min
12-17559Randy Cosby v. Autozone - AutoZone, Inc. appeals the district court's judgment in favor of Randy Cosby in Cosby's diversity action under the California Fair Employment and Housing Act, arising after AutoZone terminated Cosby. [2:08-cv-00505-LKK-DAD] Civil E. CA 15 min


2015-02-09  9:30 am  Courtroom 3, 3rd Floor Rm 307, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: NOONAN and SILVERMAN, Circuit Judges; and HUCK (Florida Southern), Senior District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
11-71777Nyamdelger Tomsuren v. Loretta E. Lynch - Citizens of Mongolia petition for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' denial of their applications for asylum, withholding of removal, and protection under the Convention Against Torture. Immigration BIA 10 min
12-74169Sari Deihl v. CIR - Sari F. Deihl appeals the Tax Court's denial of her petition for redetermination of federal income tax deficiencies for 1996 to 1999 of Diehl and her deceased husband, seeking innocent spouse relief under IRC § 6015. [12937-06] Tax Court AZ 10 min
12-17561Jeffrey Schulman v. Wynn Las Vegas - Jeffrey Schulman appeals the dismissal as untimely of his action under Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act. [2:12-cv-01494-RCJ-GWF] Civil NV 15 min
13-15175Cal. Dump Truck Owners Ass'n v. Mary Nichols - California Dump Truck Owners Association appeals the dismissal of its action seeking declaratory and injunctive relief on the basis that California's Truck and Bus Rule is preempted by the Federal Aviation Administration Authorization Act. [2:11-cv-00384-MCE-GGH] Civil E. CA 15 min


2015-02-10  9:00 am  Courtroom 1, 3rd Floor Rm 338, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: THOMAS , Chief Judge; and TASHIMA and McKEOWN, Circuit Judges
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
12-17460Dennis Walker v. Matthew Cate - California state prisoner Dennis Walker, who identifies himself as an Odinist, appeals from the district court's dismissal of his 42 U.S.C. § 1983 action alleging that his religion forbids him from celling with an inmate of a different race. [2:11-cv-02728-KJM-GGH] Pr Non-HC E. CA 10 min
11-73944Sherny Saroha v. Loretta E. Lynch - A citizen of Indonesia petitions for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' decision finding her inadmissible. Immigration BIA 10 min
11-72335Dejan Radojkovic v. Loretta E. Lynch - A citizen of Bosnia-Herzegovina petitions for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' decision finding him removable. Immigration BIA 20 min
12-60063
12-60064
Jerry Greenwood v. Angelique Clark - Jerry and Eugenia Greenwood appeal the Bankruptcy Appellate Panel's dismissal for lack of standing of their appeals from the bankruptcy court's orders in an adversary proceeding. [12-1204]
Bankruptcy NV 10 min
13-16655Jerry Greenwood v. OneWest Bank - Jerry and Eugenia Greenwood appeal the district court's dismissal for lack of standing of their appeal from the bankruptcy court's order in an adversary proceeding. [3:13-cv-00293-RCJ] Bankruptcy NV 10 min
13-15079Larkin Simmons v. Citibank - Larkin and Sheila Simmons appeal the district court's dismissal for failure to state a claim of their diversity action brought against Citibank, NA, alleging claims arising from a planned trustee's sale of the Simmons' property after they defaulted. [2:12-cv-01938-FJM] Civil AZ 10 min
12-17596Skye Astiana v. The Hain Celestial Group - Skye Astiana and others appeal the district court's dismissal on primary jurisdiction grounds of their diversity action brought against The Hain Celestial Group, Inc. and Jason Natural Products, Inc. [4:11-cv-06342-PJH] Civil N. CA 15 min
12-17392Lary Feezor v. HanesBrands Direct - Lary Feezor appeals the district court's summary judgment in his action under Title III of the Americans with Disabilities Act. [2:10-cv-01165-KJM-GGH] Civil E. CA 10 min
12-17388Lary Feezor v. Sears, Roebuck & Co. - Lary Feezor appeals the district court's summary judgment in his action under Title III of the Americans with Disabilities Act. [2:10-cv-00908-KJM-CMK] Civil E. CA 10 min


2015-02-10  9:30 am  Courtroom 2, 3rd Floor Rm 330, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: PAEZ and BERZON, Circuit Judges; and EZRA (Texas Western), District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
11-73804Mukesh Patel v. Loretta E. Lynch - A citizen of India petitions for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' denial of his applications for asylum, withholding of removal, and protection under the Convention Against Torture. Immigration BIA 10 min
13-15087Michael Jones v. Home Mortgage Direct Lenders - Michael and Analisa Jones appeal the dismissal of their claims arising from a foreclosure. [3:12-cv-00289-RCJ-WGC] Civil NV 10 min
12-17675Resilient Floor Covering PTF v. Michael's Floor Covering - Resilient Floor Covering Pension Trust Fund and its Board of Trustees appeal the district court's judgment in their action regarding withdrawal liability under ERISA. [3:11-cv-05200-JSC] Civil N. CA 15 min
12-17686Glen Roe v. Carolyn Colvin - Glen Roe appeals the district court's decision affirming the Commissioner of Social Security's denial of Roe's application for supplemental security income under Title XVI of the Social Security Act. [2:11-cv-02003-CKD] Civil E. CA 15 min
12-60082James Saccheri v. St. Lawrence Valley Dairy - James Larry Saccheri appeals the Bankruptcy Appellate Panel's affirmance in part of the bankruptcy court's judgment after trial in an adversary proceeding regarding the dischargeability of a debt. [12-1269] Bankruptcy E. CA 15 min


2015-02-10  9:00 am  Courtroom 3, 3rd Floor Rm 307, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: SCHROEDER and SILVERMAN, Circuit Judges; and GARBIS (Maryland), Senior District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
11-72677Farid Marzbanian v. Eric Holder, Jr. - A citizen of Germany petitions for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' denial of his applications for asylum, withholding of removal, and protection under the Convention Against Torture. Immigration BIA 10 min
13-15145Abdulhalim Ali v. Robert Rogers - Abdulhalim A. Ali and Mohamed Faisal Ali appeal the dismissal of their employment discrimination action on the basis that their claims were subject to the Suits in Admiralty Act. [3:12-cv-00340-NC] Civil N. CA 10 min
14-10145
14-10344
USA v. Saleem Khan - Saleem Khan appeals the sentence imposed and restitution ordered following his guilty plea to one count of bank fraud and one count of making false statements to a financial institution. [4:12-cr-00860-YGR-1]
 
Criminal N. CA 10 min
12-17692Cynthia Howard v. Carolyn W. Colvin - Cynthia Howard appeals the district court's decision affirming the Commissioner of Social Security's denial of Howard's application for disability insurance benefits and supplemental security income under Titles II and XVI of the Social Security Act. [2:11-cv-01216-FJM] Civil AZ 15 min
13-73398AIR v. USEPA - Association of Irritated Residents petitions for review of the United States Environmental Protection Agency's action to exempt certain agricultural sources from air pollution controls in California's San Joaquin Valley pursuant to the Clean Air Act. Agency EPA 30 min


2015-02-11  9:00 am  Courtroom 1, 3rd Floor Rm 338, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: THOMAS , Chief Judge; and McKEOWN and W. FLETCHER, Circuit Judges
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
11-73600Alfredo Salazar-Gonzalez v. Loretta E. Lynch - A citizen of Mexico petitions for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' decision denying his motion to reopen. Immigration BIA 10 min
10-71339
11-70014
Musa Sule v. Loretta E. Lynch - Citizens of Nigeria petition for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' decision denying their motions to reopen.
Immigration BIA 15 min
11-73120Guglielmo Pasquale v. Loretta E. Lynch - A citizen of Italy petitions for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' decision denying his application for cancellation of removal. Immigration BIA 15 min
13-15129Jerry Scott v. MERS - Jerry and Bridgett Scott appeal the district court's Fed. R. Civ. P. 12(b)(6) dismissal of their diversity action brought against the Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. and other mortgage entities, arising out of foreclosure proceedings. [2:10-cv-02081-GMN-RJJ] Civil NV 10 min
13-15155Clark Fratus v. Contra Costa County Bd of Supv - Clark and Karly Fratus appeal the district court's summary judgment in their 42 U.S.C. § 1983 action arising from code enforcement actions taken against the Fratuses' properties in Contra Costa County. [3:11-cv-03659-JSC] Civil N. CA 10 min
12-17678Claudia Dossat v. Hoffmann-LaRoche, Inc. - Hoffmann-LaRoche, Inc., and Roche Laboratories, Inc., appeal the district court's judgment after a jury trial on a claim of intentional infliction of emotional distress under Nevada state law. [2:09-cv-00245-KJD-PAL] Civil NV 15 min


2015-02-11  11:00 am  Courtroom 1, 3rd Floor Rm 338, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: THOMAS , Chief Judge; and McKEOWN , Circuit Judge; and KENDALL (Illinois Northern), District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
13-10242USA v. Shiu Leung - Shiu Leung appeals his jury conviction of conspiracy to fix prices for flat screen panels in the United States and elsewhere. [3:09-cr-00110-SI-6] Criminal N. CA 10 min


2015-02-11  9:30 am  Courtroom 2, 3rd Floor Rm 330, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: HAWKINS, PAEZ and BERZON, Circuit Judges
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
11-73406George Garcia v. Loretta E. Lynch - A citizen of the Philippines petitions for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' decision denying his motion to reconsider. Immigration BIA 15 min
11-73855Ilona King v. Loretta E. Lynch - A citizen of the Czech Republic petitions for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' decision denying her application for adjustment of status in conjunction with a waiver of inadmissibility. Immigration BIA 15 min
12-17763Michelle Maliniak v. City of Tuscon - Michelle Maliniak appeals the district court's judgment after a jury trial in her Title VII action against the City of Tucson. [4:07-cv-00125-AWT] Civil AZ 15 min
12-17806
13-15034
Michael Raynal v. National Audubon Society - National Audubon Society, Inc. appeals the district court's judgment denying its anti-SLAPP motion to strike in a diversity action arising out of a property dispute between Michael Raynal and Audubon. Raynal cross-appeals. [3:11-cv-05599-NC]
Civil N. CA 15 min
12-17810
13-15061
Victoria Ryan v. Editions Limited West, Inc. - Editions Limited West, Inc. appeals and Victoria Ryan cross-appeals the district court's judgment and award of attorneys' fees in a copyright infringement action. [5:06-cv-04812-PSG]
Civil N. CA 20 min
13-15614California Tow Truck Ass'n v. City & County of San Francisco - California Tow Truck Ass'n appeals the district court's holding, on remand, that the City & County of San Francisco's permit scheme for tow trucks and towing firms was not preempted by the Federal Aviation Administration Authorization Act. [3:10-cv-03184-CRB] Civil N. CA 20 min


2015-02-11  9:00 am  Courtroom 3, 3rd Floor Rm 307, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: SCHROEDER and SILVERMAN, Circuit Judges; and HUCK (Florida Southern), Senior District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
09-70526Bartolo Vivenzi-De La Cruz v. Eric Holder, Jr. - A citizen of Colombia petitions for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' denial of his applications for asylum, withholding of removal, and protection under the Convention Against Torture. Immigration BIA 10 min
11-73581Darwin Mazariegos-Diaz v. Loretta E. Lynch - A citizen of Guatemala petitions for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' denial of his motion to reopen seeking to reapply for asylum under the William Wilberforce Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act of 2008. Immigration BIA 10 min
13-15156Cherie Harding v. City & County of San Francisco - Cherie Harding appeals from the district court's summary judgment in her 42 U.S.C. § 1983 action alleging that while a pretrial detainee at San Francisco county jail, a broken door closed on her right pinky finger, severing the tip. [3:10-cv-04914-LB] Civil N. CA 10 min
12-17734Peter Deacon v. Pandora Media - Peter Deacon appeals the district court's dismissal of his diversity putative class action brought against Pandora Media, Inc. alleging that Pandora improperly disclosed Deacon's personal information. [4:11-cv-04674-SBA] Civil N. CA 15 min
12-17828Chris Taylor v. Betty Yee - Chris Lusby Taylor and others appeal from the district court's dismissal of their action challenging the notice provisions of California's Unclaimed Property Law. [2:01-cv-02407-JAM-GGH] Civil E. CA 15 min
13-15040Aquarius Well Drilling Inc. v. American States Ins. Co - Aquarius Well Drilling Inc., and its officers, directors and shareholders Ray and Sharon Williamson, appeal the district court's Fed. R. Civ. P. 12(b)(6) dismissal of a diversity insurance coverage action brought against American States Insurance Co. [2:12-cv-00971-MCE-CMK] Civil E. CA 15 min


2015-02-11  2:00 pm  Courtroom 1, 3rd Floor Rm 338, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: THOMAS , Chief Judge; and McKEOWN and CLIFTON, Circuit Judges
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
12-71958The People of the State of CA v. FERC - The People of the State of California and public utilities petition for review of orders of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission finding that complainant-purchasers had not satisfied their burden to show unjust electric rates. [EL02-71-036] Agency FERC 20 min


2015-02-12  9:00 am  Courtroom 1, 3rd Floor Rm 338, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: TASHIMA, McKEOWN and CLIFTON, Circuit Judges
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
11-72988Elena Cazacu v. Loretta E. Lynch - Citizens of Moldova petition for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' denial of their applications for asylum, withholding of removal, and protection under the Convention Against Torture. Immigration BIA 10 min
11-73064Deepak Kainth v. Loretta E. Lynch - A citizen of India petitions for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' denial of his applications for asylum, withholding of removal, and protection under the Convention Against Torture. Immigration BIA 10 min
13-15250Rafael Sandoval v. County of Sonoma - The County of Sonoma, Steve Freitas and the Sonoma County Sheriff's Office appeal from the district court's order denying their motion to dismiss an action challenging the vehicle impound provisions of California Vehicle Code section 14602.6(a). [3:11-cv-05817-TEH] Civil N. CA 10 min
12-17748Lorraine Ferguson v. Horizon Lines - A longshore worker appeals the district court's partial grant of summary judgment in her admiralty action alleging that she was assaulted by a seaman who was employed by Horizon Lines LLC. [3:11-cv-03391-MEJ] Civil N. CA 15 min
12-17759Alejandro Juarez v. Jani-King of California - Alejandro Juarez and others appeal the district court's judgment in favor of Jani-King of California, Inc. in a diversity putative class action, alleging violations of California's Labor Code. [3:09-cv-03495-SC] Civil N. CA 15 min
13-15066Anna Phillips v. Carolyn Colvin - Anna Marie Phillips appeals the district court's decision affirming the Commissioner of Social Security's denial of Phillips's application for disability insurance benefits under Title II of the Social Security Act. [1:11-cv-01928-GSA] Civil E. CA 15 min


2015-02-12  9:30 am  Courtroom 2, 3rd Floor Rm 330, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: PAEZ and BERZON, Circuit Judges; and MORRIS (Montana), District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
11-73254Rajendra Sherchan v. Loretta E. Lynch - A citizen of Nepal petitions for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' denial of his applications for asylum, withholding of removal, and protection under the Convention Against Torture. Immigration BIA 10 min
11-73260Qiang Dong v. Loretta E. Lynch - A citizen of China petitions for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' denial of his applications for asylum, withholding of removal, and protection under the Convention Against Torture. Immigration BIA 10 min
12-17338William Ambrosio v. Brit UW Limited - William Ambrosio and others appeal the district court's Fed. R. Civ. P. 12(b)(6) dismissal of their claims in a diversity insurance coverage action brought against Brit UW Limited. [3:11-cv-04956-RS] Civil N. CA 15 min
12-17386Henry Anderson v. Certain Underwriters @ Lloyd's - Henry James and others appeal the district court's dismissal of their diversity insurance coverage action alleging breach of contract and associated claims against Brit UW Limited, sued as Certain Underwriters at Lloyd's. [3:11-cv-05760-RS] Civil N. CA 15 min
12-17412William Jamison v. Certain Underwriters @ Lloyd's - William Jamison and others appeal the district court's dismissal of their diversity insurance coverage action brought against Certain Underwriters at Lloyd's Under Policy No. B0146LDUSA0701030, with Brit UW, Ltd. As the underwriter. [3:11-cv-04958-RS] Civil N. CA 15 min


2015-02-12  11:30 am  Courtroom 2, 3rd Floor Rm 330, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: HAWKINS, PAEZ and BERZON, Circuit Judges
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
13-17384Frank Konarski v. Michael Rankin - Frank Konarski and Konarski family members appeal from the district court's dismissal of their action alleging they were retaliated against by City of Tucson officials for filing prior lawsuits. [4:13-cv-00999-DCB] Civil AZ 10 min
12-17703Frank Konarski v. City of Tucson - Frank and Gabriela Konarski, landlords who rent housing to low income tenants, appeal from the district court's summary judgment in their action challenging the City of Tuscon's rescission of housing assistance payment contracts. [4:11-cv-00612-LAB] Civil AZ 15 min


2015-02-12  9:00 am  Courtroom 3, 3rd Floor Rm 307, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: SCHROEDER and SILVERMAN, Circuit Judges; and GARBIS (Maryland), Senior District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
11-70723Eyama Authur v. Loretta E. Lynch - A citizen of Cameroon petitions for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' denial of her motion to reopen asserting that prior counsel provided ineffective assistance. Immigration BIA 10 min
12-73386Medical Advocates for Healthy v. USEPA - Medical Advocates for Healthy Air and others petition for review of the EPA's determination that the principles of Clean Air Act Section 172(e) allow state control measures to satisfy the requirements of the Act's Section 185 regarding ozone. Agency EPA 25 min
13-70544NRDC v. USEPA - Natural Resources Defense Council and others petition for review of a Final Rule of the Environmental Protection Agency concerning ozone and Clean Air Act revisions to the California State Implementation Plan and South Coast Air Quality District. Agency EPA 5 min
12-74184El Comite Para El Bienestar v. USEPA - El Comite Para El Bienestar de Earlimart petitions for review of the Environmental Protection Agency's final action approving regulations promulgated by the Cal. Dep't of Pesticide Regulation and approving the emission cap for the San Joaquin Valley. Agency EPA 20 min


2015-02-12  2:00 pm  Courtroom 3, 3rd Floor Rm 307, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: NOONAN and SILVERMAN, Circuit Judges; and GARBIS (Maryland), Senior District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
13-15029Teresi Investments III v. City of Mountain View - Teresi Investments, III, a California limited partnership, appeals from the district court's summary judgment in its action against the City of Mountain View arising out of the City' denial of building permits. [5:10-cv-04714-EJD] Civil N. CA 15 min


2015-02-13  10:00 am  Courtroom 1, 3rd Floor Rm 338, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: McKEOWN, W. FLETCHER and CLIFTON, Circuit Judges
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
12-17749Rancho de Calistoga v. City of Calistoga - Rancho de Calistoga appeals from the district court's dismissal of its 42 U.S.C. § 1983 action challenging the City of Calistoga's rent control law. [3:11-cv-05015-JSW] Civil N. CA 15 min
11-72077Ravinder Kumar v. Loretta E. Lynch - A citizen of India petitions for review of the three-Judge Board of Immigration Appeals' decision denying adjustment of status, asylum, withholding of removal and protection under the Convention Against Torture. Immigration BIA 20 min
13-15019Tracy Watson v. City of San Jose - Parents and their minor children appeal from the district court's judgment following a jury trial in a 42 U.S.C. § 1983 action alleging that San Jose police officers erroneously seized the children without a warrant or exigent circumstances. [5:06-cv-04029-RMW] Civil N. CA 20 min


2015-02-13  9:30 am  Courtroom 2, 3rd Floor Rm 330, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: HAWKINS, PAEZ and BERZON, Circuit Judges
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
07-73141Hakobyan v. Holder - A citizen of Armenia petitions for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' denial of her applications for asylum, withholding of removal, and protection under the Convention Against Torture. Immigration BIA Subm.
11-73868Ganbold Tsegmed v. Loretta E. Lynch - A citizen of Mongolia petitions for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' denial of his applications for asylum, withholding of removal, and protection under the Convention Against Torture. Immigration BIA Subm.


2015-02-13  9:30 am  Courtroom 3, 3rd Floor Rm 307, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: NOONAN and SILVERMAN, Circuit Judges; and GARBIS (Maryland), Senior District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
10-72366Ranbeer Singh v. Loretta E. Lynch - A citizen of India petitions for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' denial of his applications for asylum, withholding of removal, and protection under the Convention Against Torture. Immigration BIA 10 min
11-70644Davinder Singh v. Eric Holder, Jr. - A citizen of India petitions for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' denial of his application for deferral of removal under the Convention Against Torture. Immigration BIA 10 min
12-16921Jane Behling v. Carolyn W. Colvin - Jane Behling appeals the district court's order reversing the Commissioner of Social Security's denial of disability insurance benefits under Title II of the Social Security Act, and remanding for a new hearing. [2:11-cv-00954-JAT] Civil AZ 10 min
12-17695William Lukov v. Schindler Elevator Corp - William Lukov appeals the district court's summary judgment in favor of his former employer, Schindler Elevator Corporation, in Lukov's diversity action alleging retaliatory termination. [5:11-cv-00201-EJD] Civil N. CA 15 min


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