Robert E. Renzel Trust et al v. Ventura et al

Northern District of California, cand-4:2015-cv-01648

ORDER by Judge Haywood S. Gilliam, Jr. Granting {{228}} Motion to Appear by Telephone at Case Management Conference. Counsel shall contact CourtCall at (866) 582-6878 to make arrangements for the telephonic appearance.

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1 LEWIS BRISBOIS BISGAARD & SMITH LLP GLENN A. FRIEDMAN, SBN 104442 2 E-Mail: Glenn.Friedman@lewisbrisbois.com ROBERT FARRELL, SBN 107461 3 E-Mail: Robert.Farrell@lewisbrisbois.com 333 Bush Street, Suite 1100 4 San Francisco, California 94104-2872 Telephone: 415.362.2580 5 Facsimile: 415.434.0882 6 Attorneys for Counter-Defendants SUSAN CARTER, ANN RENZEL SEBASTIAN 7 and ESTATE OF ROBERT RENZEL, DECEASED 8 9 UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT 10 NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA, OAKLAND DIVISION 11 12 ESTATE OF ROBERT RENZEL, CASE NO. 4:15-cv-01648-HSG DECEASED, by and through his successors in 13 interest, Susan Carter and Ann Renzel REQUEST TO APPEAR Sebastian, et al., TELEPHONICALLY AT CASE 14 MANAGEMENT CONFERENCE; Plaintiffs, ORDER 15 vs. Judge: Hon. Haywood S. Gilliam, Jr. 16 Date: September 11, 2018 LUPE VENTURA, an individual and doing Time: 2:00 p.m. 17 business as RITZ CLEANERS, et al., Crtrm.: 2, 4th Floor 18 Defendants. 19 AND RELATED CROSS-ACTIONS 20 21 Pursuant to United States District Court for the Northern District of California Local Rule 22 16-10(a), Counter-Defendants SUSAN CARTER, ANN RENZEL SEBASTIAN and ESTATE OF 23 ROBERT RENZEL, DECEASED ("Counter-Defendants") hereby request that the Court authorize 24 counsel for Counter-Defendants to participate telephonically in the Case Management Conference 25 hearing scheduled in this action on September 11, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. in Courtroom 2 before the 26 Hon. Haywood S. Gilliam, Jr. 27 Counsel for Counter-Defendants make this request on the grounds that the Court has 28 LEWI ordered a mediation to take place no later than September 24, 2018. Mr. Gallagher, the mediator, S 4851-6928-0881.1 BRISBOI 1 4:15-cv-01648-RMW S REQUEST TO APPEAR TELEPHONICALLY AT CASE MANAGEMENT CONFERENCE; ORDER BISGAARD 1 has advised the parties that his only available date to mediate this matter is September 11, 2018 in 2 Los Angeles, CA, the same day as the Case Management Conference. As counsel would be 3 unable to simultaneously personally appear at the Case Management Conference in Oakland, CA 4 and the mediation in Los Angeles, CA, counsel requests that he be able to attend the Case 5 Management Conference telephonically. The mediator has indicated that has no objection. 6 Counter-Defendants therefore, requests that the Court authorize counsel for Counter- 7 Defendants to participate telephonically for the scheduled Case Management Conference hearing 8 on September 11, 2018. 9 10 DATED: September 5, 2018 LEWIS BRISBOIS BISGAARD & SMITH LLP 11 By: /s/ Robert Farrell 12 GLENN A. FRIEDMAN ROBERT W. FARRELL 13 Attorneys for Counter-Defendants SUSAN CARTER, ANN RENZEL SEBASTIAN 14 and ESTATE OF ROBERT RENZEL, DECEASED 15 16 ORDER 17 The Court finds good cause exists for GRANTING Counter-Defendants' request to appear 18 telephonically for the Case Management Conference hearing scheduled for September 11, 2018 at 19 2:00 p.m. before the Honorable Haywood S. Gilliam, Jr. in Department 2. Robert W. Farrell, 20 Counsel for Counter-Defendants, is instructed to contact CourtCall directly at (866) 582-6878 to 21 arrange for telephonic appearance. Counsel must be available beginning at 2:00 p.m. until called 22 by the Court. 23 IT IS SO ORDERED. 24 25 DATED: September 6, 2018 26 __________________________________________ HAYWOOD S. GILLIAM, JR. 27 Judge of the United States District Court Northern District of California 28 LEWI S 4851-6928-0881.1 BRISBOI 2 4:15-cv-01648-RMW S REQUEST TO APPEAR TELEPHONICALLY AT CASE MANAGEMENT CONFERENCE; ORDER BISGAARD