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DID YOU KNOW

Posted December 19th, 2017
Did you know the U.S. Postal Service has a new program called Informed Delivery by USPSI? Informed Delivery is a free and optional notification service that gives residential consumers the ability to digitally preview their letter-sized mailpieces and manage their packages scheduled to arrive soon. Informed Delivery makes mail more convenient by allowing users to…
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VENTURA – UNLAWFUL DETAINER CALENDAR

Posted December 19th, 2017
Effective January 1, 2018 – The Unlawful Detainer calendar will move to Mondays at 8:30 a.m., in Courtroom 23, with Commissioner Anthony J. Sabo presiding. Calendars will be heard at the times listed above on the Tuesday mornings following Monday holidays. Unlawful Detainer Ex Partes will be scheduled at 8:15 a.m. http://www.ventura.courts.ca.gov/pn/pn2107_1205_eff-01012018.pdf


SANTA CLARA – ELECTRONIC FILING SYSTEM (E-FILING) TECHNOLOGY FEE

Posted December 19th, 2017
Effective January 22, 2018 – A fee in the amount of $2.05 will be charged per e-filing transaction in which e-filing in mandatory. In order to provide public access to electronically file court documents online, the Santa Clara Superior Court incurs technology development, maintenance and operational expenses. Pursuant to California Rules of Court, Rule 2.254(b)(5),…
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SANTA BARBARA – COST RECOVERY FEE

Posted December 19th, 2017
Effective January 1, 2018 the cost of e-filing will increase from $3.50 to $5.00 per envelope. Government Code §68150(l) and California Rule of Court 2.506 permit the court to impose a cost recovery fee to offset the expense of providing electronic filing. The Court has undertaken substantial investments in technological equipment and infrastructure to provide…
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SANTA BARBARA – REMOTE ELECTRONIC ACCESS TO RECORDS

Posted December 19th, 2017
Several firms in Santa Barbara County have partnered with the Superior Court in evaluating the efficacy of providing remote electronic access to records via the internet (the Tyler Portal). Consequently, I am happy to report that effective January 2, 2018 the Court will be providing remote electronic access to Civil, Family, and Probate matters where…
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SAN DIEGO – SUPERIOR COURT OPENS NEW CENTRAL COURTHOUSE

Posted December 19th, 2017
The San Diego Superior Court begins a new era as it opens the Central Courthouse located at 1100 Union Street. The 704,000 square foot, 71 courtrooms facility consolidates the overcrowded and inadequate facilities of the Family, Probate and the Criminal Courts. The new 22-story, full-service courthouse is designed to improve access, services and safety for…
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MERCED – NO TRAFFIC CASE WALK-INS

Posted December 19th, 2017
Please be advised that there will be no Traffic case walk-ins at the Los Ban os courthouses location on 12-26-17 or 12-28-17. http://www.mercedcourt.org/


LOS ANGELES – ANNOUNCES CHANGES IN THE FILING OF APPLICATIONS/PETITIONS TO SEAL JUVENILE RECORDS

Posted December 19th, 2017
Effective Jan. 2, 2018, the Los Angeles Superior Court will no longer accept direct filings of the Applications/Petitions to Seal Juvenile Records. Pursuant to California Rules of Court, rule 5.830(a)(3)(A), the application to seal records must be submitted to the Los Angeles County Probation Department office in which wardship was terminated. County of Los Angeles…
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DID YOU KNOW –

Posted December 5th, 2017
As of January 1, 2018, both eFiling and eService deadlines will be 11:59:59 p.m. CCP section 1010.6(a)(5) will be added to the code to provide that any document served before midnight, on a court day, will be deemed served on that court day, and CCP section 1010.6(b)(3) will be revised to provide that any document…
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