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

December 4-8, 2017
December 12, 2017

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.


2017-12-04  9:30 am  Courtroom 1, 3rd Floor Rm 338, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: KOZINSKI, and HURWITZ, Circuit Judges, and KEELEY (West Virginia Northern), District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
15-16115USA v. Abel Fabian-Baltazar - A federal prisoner appeals the denial of his 28 U.S.C. § 2255 motion challenging his conviction and sentence for possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine. [1:14-cv-00984-AWI] Habeas E. CA 10 min
16-10272USA v. Bryan Schweder - Appeal from conviction for conspiracy to manufacture marijuana. [2:11-cr-00449-KJM-1] Criminal E. CA 10 min
16-15554Christopher Street v. Nevada Dep't. of Corrections - A Nevada state prisoner appeals the denial of his habeas corpus petition challenging his conviction for possession of stolen property. [3:13-cv-00396-RCJ-VPC] Habeas NV Subm.
16-15524Augustine Fallay v. First American Speciality - A. Fallay, a former employee of the City of San Francisco, appeals pro se from an order granting an Anti-SLAPP motion filed by certain insurance company appellees in Fallay's action alleging conspiracy and malicious prosecution. [3:08-cv-02261-CRB] Civil N. CA Subm.


2017-12-04  9:00 am  Courtroom 2, 3rd Floor Rm 330, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: CLIFTON, and OWENS, Circuit Judges, and BUCKLO (Illinois Northern), District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
15-70258Porfiria Gonzalez-Medina v. Jefferson Sessions - A citizen of Mexico petitions for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' denial of withholding of removal and protection under the Convention Against Torture Immigration BIA 10 min
15-71239Zhigang Yi v. Jefferson Sessions - A citizen of China petitions for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' denial of asylum, withholding of removal, and protection under the Convention Against Torture. Immigration BIA Subm.
16-15673Gerald Erwin v. Wells Fargo Bank - Gerald and Nancy Erwin appeal the district court's dismissal, as untimely, of their diversity action against Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. alleging various claims arising from Wells Fargo's alleged failure to mediate in good faith. [2:15-cv-01396-LDG-GWF] Civil NV Subm.
15-70451
16-73650
Maria Vargas v. Jefferson Sessions - Citizens of Mexico 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


2017-12-04  9:00 am  Courtroom 3, 3rd Floor Rm 307, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: GRABER, and N.R. SMITH, Circuit Judges, and ROSENTHAL (Texas Southern), Chief District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
14-72366Hugo Suarez Herrera v. Jefferson Sessions - A citizen of Mexico petitions for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' denial of his motion to suppress and his application for withholding of removal and Convention Against Torture relief. Immigration BIA Subm.
16-16750John Cervantes v. Emerald Cascade Rest. Sys. - An appeal from the district court's order reducing a jury award of punitive damages in an employment discrimination case. [3:11-cv-00242-VPC] Civil NV 15 min
16-16920Brian Graham v. The Mirage Casino-Hotel - An appeal from the district court's summary judgment in a Title VII case. [2:14-cv-01949-MMD-NJK] Civil NV Subm.


2017-12-04  9:00 am  Courtroom 4, 2nd Floor Rm 260, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: M. SMITH, and IKUTA, Circuit Judges, and BATES (District of Columbia), District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
16-16724Merriweather Franklin v. Nancy Berryhill - Merriweather Franklin appeals the district court's order granting in part and denying in part Franklin's motion for Equal Access to Justice Act attorneys' fees, arising from Franklin's application for Supplemental Security Income disability benefits. [4:12-cv-03503-PJH] Social Security N. CA Subm.
16-16956Jimmy Kuang v. Bel Air Mart - An appeal from the district court's summary judgment in an action under the Labor Management Relations Act. [2:15-cv-00160-JAM-EFB] Civil E. CA 10 min
16-17354Donald Golden v. California Emergency Physician - An appeal from the district court's order enforcing a settlement agreement. [4:10-cv-00437-JSW] Civil N. CA 10 min
16-16440James Webb v. SolarCity Corporation - An appeal from the dismissal of a securities fraud case. [5:14-cv-01435-BLF] Civil N. CA 15 min
16-16568Ellen Keates v. Michael Koile - Ellen Keates and her daughter A.K., a minor, appeal from the dismissal of their 42 U.S.C. § 1983 action against Arizona Child Protective Services case workers alleging that A.K. was wrongfully taken into protective custody. [2:15-cv-01270-NVW] Civil AZ 15 min
16-17345Jon Sanchez v. Robert Elizondo - Robert Elizondo appeals the district court's order granting Jon Sanchez's motion to vacate an arbitration award, and denying Elizondo's countermotion to confirm the arbitration award. [3:15-cv-00474-RCJ-VPC] Civil NV 15 min


2017-12-05  9:30 am  Courtroom 1, 3rd Floor Rm 338, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: KOZINSKI, and HURWITZ, Circuit Judges, and KEELEY (West Virginia Northern), District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
15-71739Harsimran Singh v. Jefferson Sessions - A citizen of India petitions for review of the Board's denial of his untimely motion seeking to reopen removal proceedings pursuant to the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA). Immigration BIA Subm.
16-16749Resilient Floor Covering PTF v. Michael's Floor Covering, Inc. - An appeal from the district court's summary judgment regarding withdrawal liability under the Multiemployer Pension Plan Amendments Act. [3:11-cv-05200-JSC] Civil N. CA 15 min
16-16945Gayle McCoy v. Barrick Gold of N. Am., Inc. - An appeal from the district court's summary judgment in an action under the Age Discrimination in Employment Act. [3:15-cv-00188-LRH-WGC] Civil NV Subm.


2017-12-05  9:30 am  Courtroom 2, 3rd Floor Rm 330, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: OWENS, and FRIEDLAND, Circuit Judges, and BUCKLO (Illinois Northern), District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
16-10296USA v. Robert Barroca - Appeal from denial of motion for reduction of sentence based on an amendment to the Sentencing Guidelines governing drug offenses. [3:94-cr-00470-EMC-1] Criminal N. CA 10 min
15-70854Santos Ramirez Portillo v. Jefferson Sessions - A citizen of El Salvador petitions for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' denial of asylum, withholding of removal, and protection under the Convention Against Torture. Immigration BIA Subm.
15-71313Leonardo Martinez-Valles v. Jefferson Sessions - A citizen of El Salvador petitions for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' decision denying special rule cancellation of removal under the Nicaraguan Adjustment and Central American Relief Act. Immigration BIA Subm.
16-16753Silver State Broadcasting, LLC v. Michael Bergner - Silver State Broadcasting, LLC and others appeal the district court's judgment in favor of Michael Bergner and others in Silver State's diversity action alleging numerous causes of action concerning the alleged breach of an asset purchase agreement. [2:11-cv-01789-APG-CWH] Civil NV Subm.
16-16754Local Jt. Exec. Bd. Las Vegas v. Mirage Casino-Hotel, Inc. - An appeal from the district court's summary judgment confirming an arbitration award in a labor law case. [2:15-cv-01225-GMN-PAL] Civil NV 15 min
16-16860Theresa Stevens v. Zappos.com., Inc. - Plaintiffs appeal the district court's dismissal for lack of Article III standing of plaintiffs' claims alleging causes of action against Zappos.com, Inc., arising from a multidistrict litigation diversity class action concerning a data breach. [3:12-cv-00325-RCJ-VPC] Civil NV 15 min


2017-12-05  9:00 am  Courtroom 3, 3rd Floor Rm 307, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: GRABER, and N.R. SMITH, Circuit Judges, and ROSENTHAL (Texas Southern), Chief District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
15-35760Malcolm Burbank v. Elaine Duke - A United States citizen appeals the district court's dismissal of his action challenging the United States Citizenship and Immigration Service's denial of the immigrant visa petition he filed on behalf of his wife. [2:14-cv-00292-RMP] Civil E. WA Subm.
15-56072Richard Gebhardt v. Elaine Duke - Appeal of the district court's dismissal of a complaint against the United States Citizenship and Immigration Service and others, regarding denial of Form I-130 petitions for alien relative filed on behalf of petitioner's wife and family. [5:14-cv-02277-VAP-DTB] Civil C. CA 10 min
16-15497Angel Soto v. Unknown Sweetman - Arizona state prisoner Angel Soto appeals from the district court's summary judgment in his 42 U.S.C. § 1983 action alleging he was subjected to sexual assault and excessive force. [2:14-cv-01323-SMM] Pr Non-HC AZ 10 min
16-15570Eloisa Hernandez v. L. Francis Cissna - Appeal of the district court's summary judgment in an action seeking a declaration of United States citizenship. [2:14-cv-00807-DJH] Civil AZ Subm.
16-16198Jefferson Buning v. Jefferson Sessions - A lawful permanent resident of the United States appeals the district court's dismissal of his petition for review of the denial of his N-400 application for naturalization. [2:15-cv-01176-APG-VCF] Civil NV Subm.
15-70433Jarnail Toor v. Jefferson Sessions - A citizen of India petitions for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' denial of asylum, withholding of removal, and protection under the Convention Against Torture. Immigration BIA Subm.
15-71176Julio Choy-Alvarez v. Jefferson Sessions - Citizens of Peru petition for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' denial of asylum, withholding of removal, and protection under the Convention Against Torture. Immigration BIA 15 min
16-16203Jeremy Gordon v. Model N, Inc. - An appeal from the district court's summary judgment in a wage-and-hour case. [3:15-cv-01423-WHA] Civil N. CA Subm.


2017-12-05  9:00 am  Courtroom 4, 2nd Floor Rm 260, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: M. SMITH, and IKUTA, Circuit Judges, and BATES (District of Columbia), District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
16-10310
16-10311
USA v. Anthony Evans - Appeal from sentence for being a felon in possession of a firearm and upon revocation of supervised release. [4:08-cr-00011-JSW-1]
 
Criminal N. CA 10 min
16-10381USA v. Miguel Hernandez-Fuentes - Appeal from sentence for illegal reentry after deportation. [4:15-cr-02302-JAS-BPV-1] Criminal AZ 10 min
16-10428USA v. John Howe, II - Appeal from conviction for theft in connection with health care, theft of government property, fraudulent demand against the United States, and fraudulently holding oneself out to be a recipient of military decorations or medals. [2:15-cr-00186-MCE-1] Criminal E. CA Subm.
16-16533Ronald Ross v. Williams - A Nevada state prisoner appeals the dismissal of a habeas corpus petition challenging his conviction for burglary, larceny, and other theft-related counts. [2:14-cv-01527-JCM-PAL] Habeas NV 10 min
16-15858Seanlim Yith v. Elaine Duke - Cambodian citizens and lawful permanent residents appeal the district court's dismissal of their complaint seeking adjudication of their naturalization applications. [1:14-cv-01875-LJO-SKO] Civil E. CA 15 min
16-17199Leesa Jacobson v. USDHS - An appeal from a summary judgment in an action alleging violations of plaintiffs' First Amendment rights to protest, observe, and record law enforcement activity at the U.S. Border Patrol checkpoint on Arivaca Road in Amado, Arizona. [4:14-cv-02485-BGM] Civil AZ 20 min


2017-12-06  9:00 am  -, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: HAWKINS, GOULD, and PAEZ, Circuit Judges
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
17-17168State of Hawaii v. Donald Trump - Appeal by the United States government of the district court's order enjoining the President's Proclamation, "Enhancing Vetting Capabilities and Processes for Detecting Attempted Entry into the United States by Terrorists . . . ." [1:17-cv-00050-DKW-KSC] Civil HI 10 min


2017-12-06  9:00 am  Courtroom 2, 3rd Floor Rm 330, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: RAWLINSON, and OWENS, Circuit Judges, and RICE (Washington Eastern), Chief District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
16-16416USA v. MAMM - Marin Alliance for Medical Marijuana appeals the district court's order denying its motion for an attorneys' fee award under the Equal Access to Justice Act, related to its Fed. R. Civ. P. 60(b) motion to reconsider a permanent injunction. [3:98-cv-00086-CRB] Civil N. CA Subm.
16-16490Isaac Castro v. USA - Isaac Castro, as personal representative of the Estate of Sara Castromata, appeals the district court's Fed. R. Civ. P. 12(b)(1) dismissal of Castro's Federal Tort Claims Act action against the United States. [3:16-cv-00501-MEJ] Civil N. CA 10 min
16-16715Gregory Walker v. Nancy Berryhill - Gregory Walker appeals the district court's decision affirming the Commissioner of Social Security's denial of Walker's application for disability insurance benefits under Title II of the Social Security Act. [2:14-cv-00480-JCM-PAL] Social Security NV Subm.
16-16543Richard Haskins v. Employers Insurance of Wausau - Successors-in-interest to Arthur Haskins appeal the district court's judgment in Haskins' diversity action, alleging various causes of action against Haskins' liability insurer, Employers Insurance of Wausau and Nationwide Indemnity Company. [3:14-cv-01671-JST] Civil N. CA 15 min
16-16572
16-16697
Delphix Corp. v. Embarcadero Technologies - An appeal and a cross-appeal from the dismissal of a trademark case. [5:16-cv-00606-BLF]
Civil N. CA 15 min
16-16628Nancy Lanovaz v. Twinings North America, Inc - An appeal from the district court's summary judgment in a class action regarding the labeling of tea. [5:12-cv-02646-RMW] Civil N. CA 15 min


2017-12-06  9:00 am  Courtroom 3, 3rd Floor Rm 307, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: GRABER, and N.R. SMITH, Circuit Judges, and ZIPPS (Arizona), District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
15-17137USA v. Rafael Quiroz - A federal prisoner appeals the denial of his 28 U.S.C. § 2255 motion challenging his conviction for conducting a continuing criminal enterprise, conspiring to manufacture and distribute methamphetamine, and manufacturing methamphetamine. [1:13-cv-00319-AWI] Habeas E. CA 10 min
16-15634Samuel Marquez v. Jo Gentry - A Nevada state prisoner appeals the denial of his habeas corpus petition challenging his conviction for first-degree murder with use of a deadly weapon, robbery with the use of a deadly weapon, and burglary while in possession of a deadly weapon. [3:08-cv-00647-LRH-VPC] Habeas NV 10 min
16-73085Roberto Solorio-Ruiz v. Jefferson Sessions - A native of Mexico and lawful permanent resident petitions for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' dismissal of his appeal of an Immigration Judge's decision finding him removable and denying a waiver of inadmissibility under INA § 212(c). Immigration BIA 10 min
16-16982Marta Cooperative of America v. Toshiba Corp. - An appeal from the district court's ruling on summary judgment that a plaintiff lacked standing to pursue its antitrust claim in multi-district litigation. [3:07-cv-05944-JST] Civil N. CA 15 min
17-15111US ex rel. Scott Rose v. Stephens Institute - An appeal from the district court's denial of summary judgment in an action under the False Claims Act. [4:09-cv-05966-PJH] Civil N. CA 15 min
17-15945William Pickard v. DOJ - William Pickard, an inmate at the Federal Correctional Institution in Victorville, California, appeals the district court's judgment in favor of the U.S. Department of Justice in Pickard's action under the Freedom of Information Act. [3:06-cv-00185-CRB] Civil N. CA 15 min


2017-12-06  9:00 am  Courtroom 4, 2nd Floor Rm 260, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: M. SMITH, and IKUTA, Circuit Judges, and MCAULIFFE (New Hampshire), District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
16-16899
16-16986
The Burlington Insurance Co. v. Rosa De La Puente - Appellants appeal the district court's summary judgment in favor of the Burlington Ins. Co. in a diversity insurance coverage action, seeking a declaratory judgment holding that its policy liability limit in an underlying action was $25,000. [3:15-cv-00489-MMD-VPC]
Civil NV Subm.
16-17055Acosta v. California Pacific Bank - An appeal from the district court's judgment in favor of the Secretary of Labor in an ERISA enforcement action. [3:13-cv-03792-JD] Civil N. CA 15 min
16-17076Elena Rodriguez-Malfavon v. Clark County School District - Elena Rodriguez-Malfavon appeals from the district court's summary judgment in her action brought against three employees of the Clark County School District where Malfavon was employed. [2:12-cv-01673-APG-PAL] Civil NV 15 min
16-17131Gail Payne v. MLB Commissioner - Plaintiffs appeal the district court's Fed. R. Civ. P. 12(b)(1) dismissal for lack of subject matter jurisdiction of a diversity putative class action brought against the Commissioner of Major League Baseball and all MLB Clubs. [4:15-cv-03229-YGR] Civil N. CA Subm.
16-17165Tamara Fields v. Twitter, Inc. - An appeal from the dismissal, as barred by the Communications Decency Act, of an action under the Anti-Terrorism Act against Twitter, Inc. [3:16-cv-00213-WHO] Civil N. CA 15 min


2017-12-07  9:30 am  Courtroom 1, 3rd Floor Rm 338, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: SCHROEDER, and KOZINSKI, Circuit Judges, and ELLIS (Illinois Northern), District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
16-17122James Hall v. Regal Entertainment Group - James Hall appeals the district court's summary judgment in favor of Regal Entertainment Group in Hall's diversity action, alleging negligence after Hall fell and injured himself in Regal's movie theatre. [1:15-cv-01005-EPG] Civil E. CA Subm.


2017-12-07  9:00 am  Courtroom 2, 3rd Floor Rm 330, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: LUCERO (Court of Appeals, 10th Circuit), RAWLINSON, and OWENS, Circuit Judges
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
16-10456USA v. Devon Jordan-McFeely - Appeal from sentence for being a felon in possession of a firearm. [3:16-cr-00011-HDM-VPC-1] Criminal NV 10 min
16-10471USA v. Marco Salomon-Macias - Appeal from conviction for attempted reentry of a removed alien. [2:15-cr-01557-DLR-1] Criminal AZ Subm.
16-16795Mack West, Jr. v. Randy Grounds - A California state prisoner appeals the denial of his habeas corpus petition challenging his conviction for second degree murder. [2:09-cv-03147-JKS] Habeas E. CA 10 min
16-15891Robert Gardner v. Federal Express Corp. - Robert Gardner appeals the district court's judgment, after a jury trial, in his diversity action against Gardner's former employer, Federal Express Corp., alleging unlawful employment practices and disability discrimination. [3:14-cv-01082-TEH] Civil N. CA Subm.
16-15916Irvine Leen v. Harold Thomas - Irvine and Aleta Leen appeal from the dismissal of their 42 U.S.C. § 1983 action alleging that Butte County and Department of Fish and Game employees allegedly caused delays in plaintiffs obtaining their water license. [2:12-cv-01627-TLN-CMK] Civil E. CA 15 min
16-17085Marc Wichansky v. David Zowine - Defendants appeal the district court's judgment, after a jury trial, on claims for breach of fiduciary duty and assault and battery. [2:13-cv-01208-DGC] Civil AZ 15 min


2017-12-07  9:00 am  Courtroom 3, 3rd Floor Rm 307, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: GRABER, and N.R. SMITH, Circuit Judges, and SIMON (Oregon), District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
14-73945Jorge Contreras Pineda v. Jefferson Sessions - A citizen of El Salvador petitions for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' decision denying cancellation of removal and suspension of deportation. Immigration BIA Subm.
16-16232Adil Elmakhzoumi v. Jefferson Sessions - A citizen of Morocco appeals the district court's dismissal of his complaint for review of the denial of his application for naturalization. [3:15-cv-03958-JD] Civil N. CA 10 min
16-15664Neil Silver v. PA Higher Educ. Assist. Agcy. - An appeal from the district court's summary judgment in an action under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act. [4:14-cv-00652-PJH] Civil N. CA 10 min
16-16124Danette Moore v. Petsmart, Inc. - Objector Lindsey Loomis appeals the district court's order striking and overruling her objections to final approval of a settlement and award of attorneys' fees to class counsel in a diversity wage and hour case. [5:12-cv-03577-EJD] Civil N. CA 10 min
16-16227The Estate of Cecil Elkins. Jr v. Hipolito Pelayo - The Estate of Cecil Elkins appeals from the district court's summary judgment in its 42 U.S.C. § 1983 action alleging that a California Highway Patrol Officer used excessive deadly force when he shot Elkins. [1:13-cv-01483-AWI-SAB] Civil E. CA 15 min
17-16961Nikon Corporation v. ASML U.S., Inc. - An appeal from the district court's orders directing production of documents pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 1782. [2:17-mc-00035-JJT] Civil AZ 15 min
17-17148Nikon Corporation v. GlobalFoundries U.S., Inc. - An appeal from the district court's orders directing production of documents pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 1782. [5:17-mc-80071-BLF] Civil N. CA 15 min


2017-12-07  9:00 am  Courtroom 4, 2nd Floor Rm 260, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: M. SMITH, and IKUTA, Circuit Judges, and MCAULIFFE (New Hampshire), District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
16-16678Kathleen Marchetti v. Superior Court of California - Kathleen Marchetti appeals from the district court's dismissal of her action brought under 42 U.S.C. § 1983 action and state law alleging due process violations in connection with the suspension of her driver's license. [3:15-cv-05523-WHO] Civil N. CA Subm.
16-16856Sunrise Specialty Company, Inc v. Scottsdale Insurance Company - Sunrise Specialty Company, Inc. and Robert Weinstein appeal the district court's summary judgment in favor of Scottsdale Insurance Company in Sunrise's diversity insurance coverage action. [4:16-cv-01461-HSG] Civil N. CA Subm.
16-16877Guadalupe Guerrero v. USA - Guadalupe Guerrero, individually as the surviving mother of deceased Carlos Lamadrid, appeals the district court's judgment, following a bench trial, in favor of the United States in Guerrero's Federal Tort Claims Act wrongful death action. [4:12-cv-00370-JAS] Civil AZ Subm.
16-16970Brian Borchardt v. City of Tucson - Brian Borchardt appeals from the district court's summary judgment in his 42 U.S.C. § 1983 action against the City of Tucson and numerous City employees alleging that City Employees wrongfully condemned his home in Tucson. [4:14-cv-02039-JGZ] Civil AZ Subm.
16-17358Marta DeSoto v. Gregory McKay - Marta DeSoto appeals from the district court's dismissal of her 42 U.S.C. § 1983 action alleging that she was wrongfully terminated from her position as an independent contractor with the Arizona Department of Child Safety. [2:16-cv-00996-JAT] Civil AZ 15 min


2017-12-08  9:00 am  Courtroom 1, 3rd Floor Rm 338, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: THOMAS, Chief Judge, and LUCERO (Court of Appeals, 10th Circuit), and OWENS, Circuit Judges
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
16-16840Marilyn Mintz v. Subaru of America, Inc. - An appeal from the dismissal of a trademark and copyright infringement action. [3:16-cv-03384-MMC] Civil N. CA Subm.
16-16871Theresa Schoenbart v. U.S. Bank - Theresa Schoenbart appeals the district court's dismissal of her second amended complaint in her diversity action brought against U.S. Bank and other mortgage entities, alleging claims arising after Schoenbart defaulted on her $1.2 million loan. [3:16-cv-00070-WHA] Civil N. CA Subm.
16-16684Edwin Dennin v. Nancy Berryhill - Edwin Dennin appeals the district court's decision affirming the Commissioner of Social Security's denial of Dennin's application for supplemental security income under Title XVI of the Social Security Act. [3:15-cv-03686-SK] Social Security N. CA Subm.
16-16747Cashella Benjamin v. Nancy Berryhill - Cashella Benjamin appeals the district court's decision affirming the Commissioner of Social Security's denial of Benjamin's application for supplemental security income under Title XVI of the Social Security Act. [1:15-cv-02995-NJV] Social Security N. CA Subm.
16-16958Krysten C. v. Blue Shield of California - An appeal from the district court's summary judgment in an ERISA case. [3:15-cv-02421-RS] Civil N. CA 15 min


2017-12-08  9:00 am  Courtroom 3, 3rd Floor Rm 307, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: GRABER, and N.R. SMITH, Circuit Judges, and SIMON (Oregon), District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
16-16665Victor Giotta v. Ocwen Loan Servicing - An appeal from the dismissal of an action under the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act. [5:15-cv-00620-BLF] Civil N. CA 10 min
16-16691Doris Knox v. City of Fresno - An appeal from the district court's judgment, entered following a jury verdict, in a 42 U.S.C. § 1983 action arising out of the fatal shooting by City of Fresno police of Veronica Canter. [1:14-cv-00799-EPG] Civil E. CA Subm.
16-73427Michael Johnen v. U.S. Merit Systems Protection - Michael Johnen petitions for review of the Merit Systems Protection Board decision concerning Johnen's termination as a supervisory engineering technician at Fort Hunter Liggett in California. [SF-1221-14-0338-W-2] Agency 15 min
16-73640George Duggan v. Department of Defense - George Duggan petitions for review of a decision of the Merit Systems Protection Board, declining to set aside the administrative judge's decision in an action alleging whistleblower reprisal. [SF-1221-14-0544-W-2] Agency 15 min


2017-12-08  9:00 am  Courtroom 4, 2nd Floor Rm 260, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: M. SMITH, and IKUTA, Circuit Judges, and HUMETEWA (Arizona), District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
13-71758Luu Pham v. Jefferson Sessions - A citizen of Vietnam petitions for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' denial of asylum, withholding of removal, and protection under the Convention Against Torture. Immigration BIA 10 min
14-71199Imad Aboud v. Jefferson Sessions - Citizens of Israel petition for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' denial of their motion to reopen removal proceedings. Immigration BIA Subm.
15-70442Raj Singh v. Jefferson Sessions - A citizen of India petitions for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' denial of protection under the Convention Against Torture. Immigration BIA Subm.
16-16195
16-16230
Robert Reese, Jr. v. County of Sacramento - Robert Reese appeals from a judgment entered following a jury verdict in his 42 U.S.C. § 1983 action alleging that Deputy Sheriff Zachary Rose used excessive deadly force in violation of the Fourth Amendment when he shot Reese in the chest. [2:13-cv-00559-GEB-KJN]
Civil E. CA 15 min
16-17277Jason Shurnas v. Jan Owen - Jason Shurnas and his two limited liability companies appeal from the dismissal of their action challenging, on procedural due process grounds, a desist and refrain order issued against Shurnas by California Corporations Commissioner. [2:15-cv-00908-MCE-DB] Civil E. CA 15 min


2017-12-12  10:00 am  Courtroom 1, 3rd Floor Rm 338, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco - En Banc
Before: THOMAS, Chief Judge, and REINHARDT, McKEOWN, W. FLETCHER, PAEZ, BERZON, TALLMAN, CALLAHAN, MURGUIA, CHRISTEN, and WATFORD, Circuit Judges
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
16-15372Aileen Rizo v. Jim Yovino - An appeal from the district court's denial of summary judgment on a claim under the Equal Pay Act on the basis of the defense that a pay differential was based on employees' prior salaries. [1:14-cv-00423-MJS] Civil E. CA 30 min


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