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

November 13-17, 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.


2017-11-13  9:30 am  Courtroom 2, 3rd Floor Rm 330, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: BERZON, and FRIEDLAND, Circuit Judges, and SESSIONSIII (Vermont), District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
14-73577Sukhjeet Singh 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.
15-70766Harbans Singh 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.
16-10280USA v. Jose Castro-Juarez - Appeal from conviction for illegal reentry after deportation. [4:15-cr-01134-CKJ-BPV-1] Criminal AZ Subm.


2017-11-13  9:30 am  Courtroom 3, 3rd Floor Rm 307, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: GOULD, and MURGUIA, Circuit Judges, and GRITZNER (Iowa Southern), District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
16-16064Richard Morris v. Francois Harley - An appeal from the dismissal of an action for lack of personal jurisdiction. [2:15-cv-00226-JAD-GWF] Civil NV Subm.
16-16085Amy Elliott v. Nancy Berryhill - Amy Elliot appeals the district court's decision affirming the Commissioner of Social Security's denial of Elliot's application for supplemental security income under Title XVI of the Social Security Act. [2:15-cv-00569-KJN] Social Security E. CA Subm.
16-16162Timothy DeWitt v. California Citizens Redistrict - Timothy DeWitt appeals from the district court's dismissal of his action challenging the constitutionality of state legislative and Congressional districting plans developed by California Citizens Redistricting Commission. [3:15-cv-05261-WHA] Civil N. CA Subm.
16-15893Mary Jasin v. Vivus, Inc. - An appeal from the dismissal of a securities fraud case. [5:14-cv-03263-BLF] Civil N. CA 15 min
16-15895Independent Party v. Alejandro Padilla - A political party headquartered in California and one of its supporters appeal from a judgment on the pleadings and denial of injunctive relief in their action against the California Secretary of State after they were denied official party status. [2:16-cv-00316-WBS-CKD] Civil E. CA Subm.
16-15946Ctr. for Biological Diversity v. Export-Import Bank of the U.S - Plaintiffs appeal the district court's summary judgment in favor of Export-Import Bank of the United States in an action alleging violations of the Endangered Species Act, when the Bank approved financing for two natural gas projects in Australia. [4:12-cv-06325-SBA] Civil N. CA 15 min


2017-11-14  9:00 am  Courtroom 1, 3rd Floor Rm 338, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: THOMAS, Chief Judge, and PAEZ, Circuit Judge, and SAVAGE (Pennsylvania Eastern), District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
13-73967Moris Quiroz Parada 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 10 min
16-15688Elie Harfouche v. Haifa Wehbe - Elie Harfouche appeals the district court's summary judgment in favor of Haifa Wehbe and other defendants in Harfouche's diversity action alleging breach of an agreement to perform concerts in the United States. [2:13-cv-00615-LDG-NJK] Civil NV 10 min
16-15166NRPC v. John Davis Trucking Co. - John Davis Trucking Company, Inc. appeals the district court's judgment, following a jury trial, in favor of National Railroad Passenger Corporation and in favor of Union Pacific Railroad in Amtrak's diversity action, alleging property damage. [3:11-cv-00461-HDM-VPC] Civil NV 20 min
16-71777
16-72186
Leonard Best v. CIR - Consolidated appeal of Tax Court decisions upholding proposed levies to collect unpaid federal income tax liabilities and upholding penalties under IRC § 6673(a)(1) & (2). [26662-10 L]
Tax Court AZ Subm.
16-71795
16-72599
Donald MacPherson v. CIR - Consolidated appeal of Tax Court decisions ordering appellant to pay excess costs to the Commissioner of Internal Revenue under IRC § 6673(a)(2) for making frivolous and baseless arguments. [14545-12L]
Tax Court AZ Subm.


2017-11-14  9:30 am  Courtroom 2, 3rd Floor Rm 330, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: CLIFTON, and FRIEDLAND, Circuit Judges, and SESSIONSIII (Vermont), District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
16-15443Nhia Vang v. Steven Decker - Appellants who were criminally charged for attempting to procure weapons and overthrow the government of Laos, appeal from the dismissal of their civil action, which they brought after the underlying criminal case against them was dismissed. [2:12-cv-01226-MCE-AC] Civil E. CA 10 min
16-15644Joseph Castro v. Nancy Berryhill - Joseph Castro appeals the district court's decision affirming the Commissioner of Social Security's denial of Castro's application for disability insurance benefits and supplemental security income under the Social Security Act. [1:14-cv-01434-JLT] Social Security E. CA Subm.
16-15813Joseph Banister v. USA - An appeal of the district court's summary judgment in favor of the government in a tax refund action challenging penalties for aiding in the preparation of documents to understate tax liability. [3:12-cv-00637-MMD-VPC] Civil NV 10 min
16-15629J. L. v. Mike Santos - J.A.L., a minor by and through his guardian ad litem, Laurie Valdez, appeals from the district court's summary judgment in his 42 U.S.C. § 1983 action alleging that police officers used excessive deadly force when they shot and killed Antonio Lopez. [5:15-cv-00355-LHK] Civil N. CA 15 min
16-15757Margaret Martinez v. Nancy Berryhill - Margaret Martinez appeals the district court's decision affirming the Commissioner of Social Security's denial of Martinez's application for disability insurance benefits and supplemental security income under the Social Security Act. [1:14-cv-01548-SMS] Social Security E. CA Subm.
16-15782Cascades Computer Innovation v. RPX Corp. - An appeal from the district court's judgment on the pleadings in an antitrust case. [4:12-cv-01143-YGR] Civil N. CA 15 min


2017-11-14  9:30 am  Courtroom 3, 3rd Floor Rm 307, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: GOULD, and MURGUIA, Circuit Judges, and GRITZNER (Iowa Southern), District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
16-10185USA v. Jacquline Hoegel - Appeal from conviction and sentence for four counts of filing false tax returns. [2:14-cr-00168-WBS-1] Criminal E. CA 10 min
16-16621Kelly Wilson v. Cynthia Zubiate - Kelly Wilson appeals from the district court's summary judgment in his 42 U.S.C. § 1983 action alleging that prison officials mishandled his veterans' disability benefits checks. [3:14-cv-01032-VC] Pr Non-HC N. CA 10 min
16-16622Scott Holden v. Nancy Berryhill - Scott Holden appeals the district court's decision affirming the Commissioner of Social Security's denial of Holden's application for disability insurance benefits and supplemental security income under of the Social Security Act. [3:15-cv-05016-SK] Social Security N. CA 10 min
16-15882Pieter Folkens v. Wyland Worldwide - An appeal from the district court's summary judgment in a copyright case. [2:14-cv-02197-JAM-CKD] Civil E. CA 15 min
16-16172Susan Jones v. Life Ins. Co. of N. Am. - An appeal from the district court's summary judgment in an ERISA action concerning long term disability benefits. [5:08-cv-03971-RMW] Civil N. CA Subm.
16-16187Vividus, LLC v. Express Scripts, Inc. - An appeal from the district court's denial of a petition to enforce a subpoena issued by an arbitration panel. [2:15-mc-00093-JJT] Civil AZ 15 min


2017-11-14  9:00 am  Courtroom 4, 2nd Floor Rm 260, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: RAWLINSON, and BYBEE, Circuit Judges, and SMITH (Rhode Island), Chief District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
15-16107Michael Gaddy v. N. Adam - California state prisoner appeals from a summary judgment in his 42 U.S.C. § 1983 action alleging deliberate indifference to medical needs in connection with a shoulder injury. [4:14-cv-01642-HSG] Pr Non-HC N. CA 10 min
15-70055Andre Beetge v. Jefferson Sessions - A citizen of South Africa, who fears harm based on his white race and military service, 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.
15-70138Parlad Singh v. Jefferson Sessions - A citizen of India petitions for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' denial of his motion to reopen removal proceedings based on changed country conditions. Immigration BIA Subm.
15-70800Heribert Valenzuela-Valenzuela v. Jefferson Sessions - A citizen of Mexico 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.
16-10213USA v. Tuan Luong - Appeal from conviction for Hobbs Act robbery, brandishing a firearm during and in relation to a crime of violence, and being a felon in possession of a firearm. [4:15-cr-00178-HSG-1] Criminal N. CA 15 min
15-17204
16-16768
16-17083
Alexander Graham-Sult v. Nicholas Clainos - Plaintiffs, the sons of the late concert promoter Bill Graham, appeal the district court's summary judgment in favor of Nicholas Clainos, executor of Bill Graham's estate, and others in a diversity action; and appeal the attorneys' fee award. [4:10-cv-04877-CW]

Civil N. CA 20 min


2017-11-14  3:00 pm  Courtroom 1, 3rd Floor Rm 338, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: CANBY, GRABER, and PAEZ, Circuit Judges
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
15-72878Local Joint Executive Board v. NLRB - Local Joint Executive Board of Las Vegas and Local Unions petition for review of a decision of the National Labor Relations Board issued against Hacienda Hotel, Inc. [28-CA-013274] Agency 15 min


2017-11-15  9:00 am  Courtroom 1, 3rd Floor Rm 338, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: THOMAS, Chief Judge, and W. FLETCHER, and PAEZ, Circuit Judges
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
15-15518Socorro Zamudio-Reyes v. Xavier Becerra - California state prisoner appeals the dismissal of his habeas corpus petition challenging his conviction for sexual intercourse with a person incapable of giving consent and rape by force. [3:13-cv-03175-VC] Habeas N. CA 10 min
16-60017Farouk Nakhuda v. Paul Mansdorf - An appeal from the Bankruptcy Appellate Panel's affirmance in part of the bankruptcy court's sanctions order. [15-1149] Bankruptcy N. CA Subm.
16-60072
16-60073
Timothy McCandless v. David Burchard - Appeals from the Bankruptcy Appellate Panel's decision affirming the bankruptcy court's sanctions orders. [15-1384]
Bankruptcy N. CA Subm.
16-15485Juan Velazquez v. James Logan - Arizona state prisoner Juan Velazquez appeals from the district court's summary judgment in his 42 U.S.C. § 1983 action alleging that he was denied access to his legal documents. [2:14-cv-00941-SPL] Pr Non-HC AZ 15 min
16-15793Colleen Eastman v. Quest Diagnostics Inc. - An appeal from the dismissal of an antitrust case. [3:15-cv-00415-WHO] Civil N. CA 15 min
16-16971Tradex Global Master Fund SPC v. Benjamin Chui - An appeal from the district court's affirmance of the bankruptcy court's judgment in an adversary proceeding regarding the dischargeability of a debt. [3:15-cv-04744-WHA] Bankruptcy N. CA Subm.


2017-11-15  9:30 am  Courtroom 2, 3rd Floor Rm 330, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: BERZON, and FRIEDLAND, Circuit Judges, and SESSIONSIII (Vermont), District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
16-15060Kenneth York v. Clark Ducart - A California state prisoner appeals the denial of his habeas corpus petition challenging his conviction for first degree murder, attempted residential robbery, residential burglary, and assault with a firearm. [3:15-cv-01521-EMC] Habeas N. CA 10 min
16-16639Adam Victor v. R.C. Bigelow, Inc. - Adam Victor appeals the district court's summary judgment in favor of R.C. Bigelow, Inc. in Victor's diversity putative class action alleging that Bigelow mislabeled its black tea products. [3:13-cv-02976-WHO] Civil N. CA 10 min
16-16641Alex Khasin v. R.C. Bigelow, Inc. - Alez Khasin appeals the district court's summary judgment in favor of R.C. Bigelow, Inc. in Khasin's diversity putative class action alleging that Bigelow mislabeled its black tea products. [3:12-cv-02204-WHO] Civil N. CA 5 min
16-15374Tucker Durnford v. MusclePharm Corp. - Tucker Durnford appeals the district court's Fed. R. Civ. P. 12(b)(6) dismissal of his diversity putative class action against MusclePharm Corp., alleging violations of California law. [3:15-cv-00413-HSG] Civil N. CA 15 min
16-15496Helene Cahen v. Toyota Motor Corp. - Plaintiffs appeal the district court's Fed. R. Civ. P. 12(b)(1) dismissal of a diversity putative class action against Toyota Motor Corporation, alleging Toyota equipped their vehicles with computer technology that was susceptible to being hacked. [3:15-cv-01104-WHO] Civil N. CA 15 min
16-15876Alhareth Aloudi v. Intramedic Research Group - Alhareth Aloudi appeals the district court's dismissal of his diversity putative class action brought against Intramedic Research Group, LLC, alleging violations of California and federal law concerning advertisements for "diet pills." [4:15-cv-00882-HSG] Civil N. CA 15 min


2017-11-15  9:30 am  Courtroom 3, 3rd Floor Rm 307, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: GOULD, and MURGUIA, Circuit Judges, and GRITZNER (Iowa Southern), District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
14-16381Martha McNeely v. US Dept. of Labor - Martha McNeely appeals the district court's summary judgment in favor of U.S. Department of Labor in an action, challenging the DOL's denial of her application for survivor benefits and other claims after her father's death. [5:13-cv-03484-PSG] Civil N. CA 10 min
14-72118Christopher De Vera-Yadao v. Jefferson Sessions - A citizen of the Philippines petitions for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' finding that he did not establish derivative United States citizenship. Immigration BIA Subm.
14-72299Odilia Alvarez-Corral v. Jefferson Sessions - A citizen of Mexico petitions for review of an immigration judge's affirmance of an asylum officer's negative reasonable fear determination in reinstatement removal proceedings. Immigration BIA Subm.
15-17523Adam Backhaut v. Apple Inc. - An appeal from the district court's summary judgment and denial of class certification in an action under the Wiretap Act against Apple, Inc. [5:14-cv-02285-LHK] Civil N. CA 15 min
16-70725California Pacific Bank v. FDIC - Opening brief filed under seal. Agency 15 min


2017-11-15  9:00 am  Courtroom 4, 2nd Floor Rm 260, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: RAWLINSON, and BYBEE, Circuit Judges, and SMITH (Rhode Island), Chief District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
15-16869USA v. Theodore Lee - Taxpayer appeal of Tax Court's dismissal of complaint to enforce an Internal Revenue Service summons after taxpayer's compliance rendered summons moot. [2:12-cv-01994-GMN-PAL] Civil NV 10 min
15-17244Cindy Miner v. Nancy Berryhill - Cindy Miner appeals the district court's decision affirming the Commissioner of Social Security's denial of Miner's application for supplemental security income under Title XVI of the Social Security Act. [2:14-cv-02498-CKD] Social Security E. CA Subm.
15-70576Gloria Barrera De Huerta 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
15-71189Mario Peralta Reyes 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 Subm.
16-15396Al Petrovich v. Ocwen Loan Servicing - Al Petrovich appeals the district court's dismissal of his diversity action brought against Ocwen Loan Servicing, LLC and Western Progressive, LLC, alleging wrongful foreclosure, and slander of title. [3:15-cv-00033-EMC] Civil N. CA 10 min
16-16036Beadcrete USA, Inc. v. Beadcrete Pty., Ltd. - An appeal from the dismissal of a trademark case. [2:15-cv-01505-ROS] Civil AZ 10 min
16-73574Mario Arazola-Galea v. USA - A Federal prisoner applies for authorization to file a second or successive 28 U.S.C. § 2255 motion challenging his sentence. OP AZ Subm.


2017-11-15  2:30 pm  Courtroom 2, 3rd Floor Rm 330, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: BERZON, and FRIEDLAND, Circuit Judges, and SESSIONSIII (Vermont), District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
15-71343Amandeep Singh 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 10 min
16-15824Tommy Dowdy v. Metropolitan Life Ins. Co. - An appeal from the district court's judgment in an ERISA case. [3:15-cv-03764-JST] Civil N. CA 15 min
16-15376
16-16530
16-16624
16-16656
16-17127
16-17128
Logtale, Ltd. v. IKOR, Inc. - Logtale, Ltd. appeals the district court's orders granting in part, denying in part IKOR, Inc.'s Fed. R. Civ. P. 52(b) motion to reduce the jury's award, and the final judgment, in a diversity action against IKOR, Dr. James Canton, and Dr. Ross Tye. [3:11-cv-05452-EDL]




Civil N. CA 20 min


2017-11-16  9:30 am  Courtroom 2, 3rd Floor Rm 330, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: CLIFTON, and FRIEDLAND, Circuit Judges, and GLEASON (Alaska), District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
15-16338Preston Shiira v. State of Hawaii - Former Hawaii state prisoner Preston Shiira appeals from the district court's summary judgment in his 42 U.S.C. § 1983 action alleging deliberate indifference to medical needs. [1:14-cv-00124-HG-KSC] Pr Non-HC HI Subm.
15-71041Shakti Rai v. Jefferson Sessions - A citizen of Nepal 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.
17-10167USA v. Jose Perez-Rodriguez - Appeal from sentence for making false statements in connection with the acquisition of a firearm. [2:16-cr-00619-ROS-1] Criminal AZ 10 min
16-16428Rachael Earl v. Lund Cadillac - An appeal from the district court's judgment affirming the bankruptcy court's denial of a debtor's homestead exemption. [2:15-cv-01693-SMM] Bankruptcy AZ Subm.
16-16527Nicholas DeBaggis v. US Bank - Plaintiffs appeal the district court's judgment in plaintiffs' diversity putative class actions against U.S. Bank and other defendant mortgage entities arising from a multi-district litigation concerning challenges to MERS. [2:09-md-02119-JAT] Civil AZ 20 min


2017-11-16  9:30 am  Courtroom 3, 3rd Floor Rm 307, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: GOULD, and PAEZ, Circuit Judges, and FREUDENTHAL (Wyoming), Chief District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
16-10462USA v. Gary Christensen - Appeal from conviction and sentence for tax evasion and failure to file tax returns. [3:14-cr-08164-DGC-1] Criminal AZ Subm.


2017-11-16  10:00 am  Courtroom 3, 3rd Floor Rm 307, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: GOULD, and MURGUIA, Circuit Judges, and FREUDENTHAL (Wyoming), Chief District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
16-10409USA v. David Reinhart - The United States appeals a sentence imposed for possession of child pornography. [4:15-cr-00330-JSW-1] Criminal N. CA 10 min
16-10503USA v. Richard Turner - Appeal from sentence for unlawful possession of a firearm by a previously convicted felon. [3:16-cr-00003-MMD-WGC-1] Criminal NV 10 min
14-73513Ivan Olivares-Morales v. Jefferson Sessions - A citizen of El Salvador petitions for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' decision finding that his conviction was an aggravated felony drug trafficking crime and denying relief from removal. Immigration BIA 15 min
17-10078USA v. David Salgado-Ramiro - Appeal from conviction for illegal reentry after deportation. [5:15-cr-00436-BLF-1] Criminal N. CA 10 min
15-16326
15-16327
15-16328
15-16329
15-16330
15-16331
15-16332
15-16333
Allan Diamond v. Hogan Lovells US - The trustee for the estate of Howrey LLP, a dissolved law firm, appeals the district court's reversal of the bankruptcy court's denial of motions to dismiss adversary proceedings seeking to avoid Jewel waivers regarding unfinished firm business. [3:14-cv-04882-JD]






Bankruptcy N. CA 20 min


2017-11-16  9:00 am  Courtroom 4, 2nd Floor Rm 260, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: RAWLINSON, and BYBEE, Circuit Judges, and FRIEDMAN (District of Columbia), District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
16-16587Maxcrest Ltd. v. USA - Taxpayer appeal of the district court's decision to quash a third-party summons by the Internal Revenue Service to Google Inc. for information regarding an email account. [3:15-mc-80270-JST] Civil N. CA Subm.
16-15406SF BART v. General Reinsurance Corp. - San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit District appeals the district court's judgment entered in favor of General Reinsurance Corporation, BART's excess insurer for workers' compensation liability, in BART's diversity insurance coverage action. [3:14-cv-01866-JSC] Civil N. CA 15 min
16-17069Jose Rodrigues v. Ron Davis - A California state prisoner appeals the denial of his habeas corpus petition challenging his conviction for first degree murder, attempted robbery, and burglary. [4:96-cv-01831-CW] Habeas N. CA 15 min
17-56089David Sanchez v. Ameriflight, LLC - Ameriflight, LLC appeals the district court's order remanding to state court a putative class action, filed by David Sanchez, that Ameriflight removed to federal court pursuant to the Class Action Fairness Act. [3:16-cv-02733-MMA-BGS] Civil S. CA 15 min
14-16895
15-17339
Indiezone, Inc. v. Todd Rooke - Appeals from the district court's orders imposing sanctions and denying reconsideration in a RICO case. [3:13-cv-04280-VC]
Civil N. CA 20 min


2017-11-16  1:00 pm  Courtroom 1, 3rd Floor Rm 338, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: W. FLETCHER, and PAEZ, Circuit Judges, and WILKEN (California Northern), District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
09-72024Iacob Both v. Jefferson Sessions - Citizens of Austria petition 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
14-72459
15-71486
Balwinder Singh v. Jefferson Sessions - A citizen of India petitions for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' denial of asylum, withholding of removal, and Convention Against Torture relief, and his motion to reopen.
Immigration BIA 10 min
16-15917Donald Jarvis v. Nancy Berryhill - Donald Jarvis appeals the district court's decision affirming the Commissioner of Social Security's denial of Jarvis's application for disability insurance benefits and supplemental security income under Titles II and XVI of the Social Security Act. [2:14-cv-02952-CMK] Social Security E. CA Subm.
16-16001Lonnie Patterson v. City of Yuba City - An appeal from summary judgment in a 42 U.S.C. § 1983 action alleging that police officers detained plaintiff without probable cause and conspired to provide false statements in order to justify their arrest. [2:12-cv-01350-MCE-CKD] Civil E. CA 10 min
16-10102 USA v. Leroy Combs - Appeals from convictions for making false claims against the United States. [1:13-cr-00362-AWI-BAM-3] Criminal E. CA 20 min
16-10115 USA v. Charles Uptergrove      
16-10123 USA v. Ladonna Moon      
14-10141 USA v. Steven Zinnel - Appeals from convictions for bankruptcy fraud and money laundering. [2:11-cr-00234-TLN-1] Criminal E. CA 20 min
14-10196 USA v. Derian Eidson      


2017-11-17  9:00 am  Courtroom 1, 3rd Floor Rm 338, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: LEAVY, W. FLETCHER, and PAEZ, Circuit Judges
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
15-70136Juan Moreno-Mandujano v. Jefferson Sessions - A citizen of Mexico petitions for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' finding him inadmissible for making a false claim of citizenship. Immigration BIA Subm.
15-73603David Diaz-Jimenez v. Jefferson Sessions - A citizen of Mexico petitions for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' decision finding him removable. Immigration BIA 10 min
14-72311Jean Ordonez-Garay v. Jefferson Sessions - A citizen of Venezuela petitions 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
17-10065USA v. Joseph Avila - Appeal from judgment revoking supervised release and the sentence imposed upon revocation. [1:11-cr-00319-LJO-1] Criminal E. CA 10 min
17-10155USA v. Barry Dooley - Appeal from judgment revoking supervised release and the sentence imposed upon revocation. [2:14-cr-00398-LDG-GWF-1] Criminal NV 10 min
16-16321Cedar Point Nursery v. Genevieve Shiroma - An appeal from the dismissal of a 42 U.S.C. § 1983 action challenging a regulation issued by the California Agricultural Labor Relations Board that allows union organizers to access private property of agricultural employers to solicit members. [1:16-cv-00185-LJO-BAM] Civil E. CA 20 min


2017-11-17  9:00 am  Courtroom 2, 3rd Floor Rm 330, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: CLIFTON, and FRIEDLAND, Circuit Judges, and GLEASON (Alaska), District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
16-16324Michael Moreno v. Ross Island Sand & Gravel Co. - An appeal from the district court's order clarifying a judgment in an admiralty action. [2:13-cv-00691-KJM-KJN] Civil E. CA Subm.
16-16353Emma Klein v. Nancy Berryhill - Emma Klein appeals the district court's decision affirming the Commissioner of Social Security's denial of Klein's application for disability insurance benefits under Title II of the Social Security Act. [2:15-cv-02584-CKD] Social Security E. CA Subm.
16-16573Brett Noble v. Nevada Checker Cab Corp. - An appeal from the dismissal of an action under the Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act. [2:15-cv-02322-RCJ-VCF] Civil NV 10 min
16-16103American Bankers Management Co v. Eric Heryford - An appeal from the dismissal of an action challenging the contingency fee arrangement between the Trinity County District Attorney and private law firms for prosecuting companies for alleged violations of California's unfair competition laws. [2:16-cv-00312-TLN-EFB] Civil E. CA 15 min
16-16155Glazing Health & Welfare Fund v. Michael A. Lamek - An appeal from the district court's judgment on claims of breach of fiduciary duty regarding unpaid contributions to ERISA trust funds. [2:13-cv-01106-KJD-NJK] Civil NV 15 min
16-72174NLRB v. IATSE LOCAL 720 - The National Labor Relations Board petitions for enforcement of its order arising from an unfair labor practice charge filed by Gary Elias, alleging that the Union violated Section 8(b)(1)(A) of the National Labor Relations Act. [28-CB-131044] Agency 15 min


2017-11-17  9:30 am  Courtroom 3, 3rd Floor Rm 307, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: GOULD, and MURGUIA, Circuit Judges, and FREUDENTHAL (Wyoming), Chief District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
14-72472Jose Gonzalez-Caraveo v. Jefferson Sessions - Citizens of Mexico petition for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' decision denying administrative closure and relief under the Convention Against Torture. Immigration BIA 15 min
16-16997Planned Parenthood Federation v. Center for Medical Progress - Defendants appeal the district court's denial of their anti-SLAPP motions to strike state law claims in a RICO suit alleging a scheme to conduct a video campaign against Planned Parenthood. [3:16-cv-00236-WHO] Civil N. CA 20 min
15-17536
16-16075
GSI Technology, Inc. v. United Memories, Inc. - An appeal and a cross-appeal from the district court's judgment after a jury trial on claims of breach of contract and trade secret misappropriation. [5:13-cv-01081-PSG]
Civil N. CA 20 min
15-72851
15-72852
Fredric Gardner v. CIR - Taxpayer appeal of Tax Court decision sustaining proposed tax collection actions involving abusive tax shelter and penalties under IRC § 6700. [14877-13]
Tax Court AZ Subm.


2017-11-17  9:00 am  Courtroom 4, 2nd Floor Rm 260, James R. Browning U.S. Courthouse, San Francisco
Before: RAWLINSON, and BYBEE, Circuit Judges, and FRIEDMAN (District of Columbia), District Judge
Case No. Title Nature Origin Time / Side
16-10203USA v. Tobias Vigil - Appeal from judgment revoking supervised release and the sentence imposed upon revocation. [2:06-cr-00299-WBS-1] Criminal E. CA 10 min
16-10261USA v. Lashay Lopez - Appeal from conviction for false statement during the purchase of a firearm, aggravated identity theft, and felon in possession of a firearm. [4:14-cr-01750-RCC-DTF-1] Criminal AZ 10 min
16-10395USA v. Pragedio Espinoza-Valdez - Appeal from conviction and sentence for illegal reentry after deportation, conspiracy to distribute marijuana, and conspiracy to import marijuana. [2:15-cr-01465-JJT-1] Criminal AZ 10 min
16-16056Hartford Fire Ins. Co. v. Tempur-Sealy Int'l - Hartford Fire Insurance Company appeals the district court's summary judgment in favor of Tempur-Sealy International, Inc. in a diversity insurance coverage action alleging contract breach, arising from an underlying proposed nationwide class action. [3:14-cv-01661-HSG] Civil N. CA 15 min
16-16445Patrick Patterson v. American Economy Insurance Co. - Patrick and Kris Patterson appeal the district court's summary judgment in favor of American Economy Insurance Company in the Pattersons' diversity insurance coverage action. [1:14-cv-01281-EPG] Civil E. CA Subm.
16-16346Todd Candelaria v. City of Tolleson - Todd Candelaria and Jeff Hamm, firefighters for the City of Tolleson, appeal from the district court's summary judgment in their 42 U.S.C. § 1983 action brought in response to disciplinary action taken against them by the City. [2:14-cv-02123-JJT] Civil AZ Subm.


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