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USDC – SOUTHERN DISTRICT – BANKRUPTCY

Posted March 14th, 2016
* * * NEXTGEN CM/ECF * * * The U.S. Bankruptcy Court – California Southern went live with the next generation of CM/ECF (NextGen CM/ECF) on February 22, 2016. CM/ECF users need to complete these steps to convert your legacy CM/ECF login and password to a PACER login and password. http://www.casb.uscourts.gov/html/cmecf/nextgen.html


USDC – EASTERN DISTRICT – BANKRUPTCY

Posted March 14th, 2016
Starting with the May calendar in Bakersfield, in Department B, all motions in chapter 13 cases will be heard at 9:00 a.m., except motions in adversary proceedings. http://www.caeb.uscourts.gov/WhatsNew.aspx


USDC – 2016 NINTH CIRCUIT CIVICS CONTEST

Posted March 14th, 2016
LOCAL CONTEST: CALIFORNIA SOUTHERN The U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California is hosting a local contest with winners moving on to the Ninth Circuit competition. To be eligible to compete in the local contest, students must reside in Imperial or San Diego county. The United States District Court for the Southern District…
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CALIFORNIA – APPROVES NEW SACRAMENTO COURTHOUSE PLAN, MODEL NOTICE FOR LANGUAGE ACCESS

Posted March 14th, 2016
At its public meeting on February 25-26, the council approved a recommendation from its Court Facilities Advisory Committee to update the scope, schedule, and budget for a new courthouse in downtown Sacramento. “Sacramento desperately needs a new courthouse,” said Justice Brad Hill, chair of the council’s Court Facilities Advisory Committee. “It needs a courthouse that…
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CALIFORNIA COURTS – APPLY OR NOMINATE FOR JUDICIAL COUNCIL AND ADVISORY BODY MEMBERSHIP

Posted March 14th, 2016
2016 Judicial Council Nominations We are currently soliciting nominations to fill upcoming vacancies on the Judicial Council. The deadline for submitting a nomination for the Judicial Council is March 25, 2016. 2016 Advisory Body Nominations We are currently soliciting nominations to fill upcoming vacancies on a number of the Judicial Council’s Advisory Body Nominations. The…
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2ND DISTRICT COURT OF APPEAL – APPELLATE COURT EXPERIENCE (ACE)

Posted March 14th, 2016
Schools wishing to participate in the ACE program should contact CRF at Laura@crf-usa.org. Lawyers interested in volunteering for ACE should send an email to BShatz@manatt.com. ABOUT APPELLATE COURT EXPERIENCE The Appellate Court Experience provides high school students with an opportunity to deepen their understanding of the judicial system. Founded in 2005, ACE is co-sponsored by…
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YOLO – WILL NO LONGER ACCEPT RESERVATIONS FOR HEARING DATES

Posted March 14th, 2016
Effective July 1, 2016, the Court will no longer accept reservations for hearing dates on its calendar for motions for summary judgment and summary adjudication. All existing reservations on the Court’s calendar on or after July 1, 2016, will be removed. Parties may secure hearing dates only upon the filing of their moving papers with…
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VENTURA – IMPLEMENTS JUROR FAILURE TO APPEAR PROGRAM

Posted March 14th, 2016
The Ventura Superior Court has begun mailing notices to jurors who fail to appear for their scheduled jury service. Jurors who receive a Jury Update Notice postcard are given the opportunity to reschedule their service to another date either online at www.ventura.courts.ca.gov or by phone (805) 289-8661 before possible punitive action is taken by the…
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STANISLAUS – E-FILING PROGRAM

Posted March 14th, 2016
The Stanislaus County Superior Court is preparing to launch its e-Filing program for Civil case types, excluding Unlawful Detainers and Small Claims cases. The Court would like to invite all Civil law firms to participate in testing our e-Filing Program that is hosted by One Legal. If interested, please contact Mikhail Globus at 415-475-6259 for…
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