Category: Legal Procedures

STANISLAUS – MANDATORY ELECTRONIC FILING

Posted January 3rd, 2019
The following rules shall apply to electronic filing of documents with the Court. A. Mandatory Electronic Filing All parties filing documents electronically are referred to and shall also comply with all requirements and conditions for electronic filing (e-filing) and service as set forth in Code of Civil Procedure section 1010.6 and California Rules of Court,…
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SAN BERNARDINO – NEW PROCEDURE STREAMLINES CHILD CUSTODY AND VISITATION AGREEMENTS

Posted January 3rd, 2019
Effective January 1, 2019, the Superior Court of San Bernardino County will implement a new procedure for processing custody and visitation agreements made during child custody recommending counseling appointments. In cases where litigants reach a complete custody and visitation agreement, the child custody recommending counselor will prepare the agreement while the parties are present and…
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LOS ANGELES – PROBATE DIVISION ANNOUNCES NEW PROCEDURE FOR ELECTRONIC SIGNATURE AND PROCESSING OF COURT ORDERS

Posted January 3rd, 2019
Effective Dec. 10, 2018, proposed orders will be routed electronically within the Court for review and signature. By eliminating manual tasks associated with processing and serving orders to the submitting party, the Court will expedite and improve the processing of proposed orders. This change will have the following impact: Ex-Parte Applications • Proposed orders must…
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LOS ANGELES – CIVIL DIVISION’S TRANSITION TO ELECTRONIC FILING UPDATE

Posted January 3rd, 2019
The Los Angeles Superior Court has transitioned to the next phase of providing for mandatory efiling for all limited and unlimited jurisdiction civil cases. Efiling provides efficiencies and enhances the Court’s ability to maintain complete and easily accessible records. Note: The Court will implement a voluntary period for efiling documents for complex civil cases and…
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SANTA CLARA – CASE MANAGEMENT SYSTEM CHANGE

Posted November 7th, 2018
Thank you for your patience as we migrate to a new computerized case management system on November 13, 2018. In preparation for this migration, we will be manually processing all incoming payments and transactions on November 8 and November 9, 2018. Please expect delays when you visit the Criminal Courthouses (Hall of Justice, Family Justice…
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SAN MATEO – SUPERIOR COURT RESTORES CLERK’S OFFICE HOURS

Posted November 7th, 2018
Beginning Nov. 5, 2018, the San Mateo County Superior Court will restore formerly shortened counter and phone hours in the court clerk’s offices, jury office and records division. The restoration of public service hours is attributed to the addition of significant funding in the budget for the state’s trial courts to restore and enhance court…
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