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CALIFORNIA STATE BAR – COURT RULING AGREES WITH STATE BAR’S PROTECTION OF BAR APPLICATIONS’ PRIVACY

Posted November 23rd, 2016
SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 7, 2016 – Today a judge ruled in favor of the State Bar’s protection of bar applicants’ privacy from requests for personal information. The order affirms the bar’s decision to protect individually identifiable personal information of bar applicants, including race, ethnicity, law school, grade-point average, LSAT scores, and bar scores. This San…
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USBC – CENTRAL DISTRICT – CLERK’S OFFICE DIVISIONAL CLOSURES

Posted November 23rd, 2016
The Clerk’s Office in the Santa Ana, San Fernando Valley, and Northern Divisions of the Central District of California Bankruptcy Court will be closed on Friday, December 2, 2016, to enable staff to attend a district-wide training program. Los Angeles Division. The Intake Section at the Los Angeles Division, located at 255 East Temple Street,…
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USDC – CENTRAL DISTRICT – NEW HOME IN THE “CUBE”

Posted November 23rd, 2016
The Central District of California in Los Angeles officially opens for business in its new digs on Monday, Nov. 7, after moving into its recently completed cube-shaped courthouse in the downtown area. The 10-story, $350 million structure – dubbed the “Cube” – has 600,000 square feet of space, 24 courtrooms and 32 judges’ chambers. A…
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USDC – FOUR WWII VETERANJUDGES, ALL IN 90s, STILL GOING STRONG

Posted November 23rd, 2016
Two years after a video featured five World War II veterans who became federal judges in the Eastern District of New York, four continue to serve on the bench and carry substantial caseloads, even as they all have entered their 90s. One of the Judges, Jack B. Weinstein, born in 1921, is preparing to celebrate…
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YUBA – COURT PHONE NUMBERS CHANGE

Posted November 23rd, 2016
Our phone numbers are changing effective December 1, 2016. Our new main number is (530) 740-1800. See our Contact page for more information. See contact page – http://www.yubacourts.org/general-info/locations-contact


SAN JOAQUIN – KNOW IMPARTIALITY, KNOW JUSTICE

Posted November 23rd, 2016
“kNOw Impartiality, kNOw Justice” Preserving Access to Justice in California Wednesday, November 30, 2016 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Grace Covell Hall, University of the Pacific Stockton, CA The San Joaquin Superior Court is a co-sponsor of an event “Know Impartiality, Know Justice”. A distinguished panel will address the issue of ensuring judicial decisions are…
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