Oral Argument Calendars

Oral Argument by Videoconference/BlueJeans

Pursuant to Misc. Order 2020-2, all in-person oral argument sessions in the Court of Appeal, First Appellate District, are suspended. Counsel who choose to present oral argument must do so via videoconference.

Oral arguments will be conducted on BlueJeans, the court’s designated platform for remote video appearances. Several days before oral argument is scheduled, parties and their counsel will receive emailed invitations and instructions from the court, with a link for joining oral argument. All fees for remote argument have been waived.

Public Access to Oral Argument by Videoconference

The Court of Appeal, First Appellate District, will be holding videoconference oral argument for the duration of the COVID-19 emergency. The courtroom will be closed to the public. The public can, however, view and/or listen to oral argument by clicking on the appropriate links below:

Wednesday, October 13, 2021 Division Three, 10:00 AM

Thursday, October 14, 2021 Division Four, 9:30 AM

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 Division Five, 9:00 AM

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 Division Two, 9:30 AM

Holiday Schedule

The California courts will be closed in observance of the following holidays:


New Year's Day Friday, January 1
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Monday, January 18
Lincoln's Birthday Friday, February 12
President's Day Monday, February 15
Cesar Chavez Day Wednesday, March 31
Memorial Day Monday, May 31
Independence Day Monday, July 5 (Holiday Observed)
Labor Day Monday, September 6
Columbus Day Monday, October 11
Veterans Day Thursday, November 11
Thanksgiving Thursday, November 25
Day After Thanksgiving Friday, November 26
Christmas Day Friday, December 24
New Year's Day (2022) Friday, December 31