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San Bernardino County Superior Court – Rancho Cucamonga District

Posted May 12th, 2014
The following changes have become effective immediately pertaining to the San Bernardino County Superior Court – Rancho Cucamonga District: 1)      Effective Monday May 6, 2014, the San Bernardino Historic Courthouse, located at 351 N. Arrowhead Ave., San Bernardino, CA 92415, shall receive filings for all family law matters currently filed and heard in Rancho Cucamonga…
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USDC-Central District of California: E-filing New Civil Cases Online

Posted May 8th, 2014
If you are a registered CM/ECF user, the next time you file a Complaint or Notice of Removal in the Central District of California, the Court encourages you to file it electronically.  The  recently expanded Attorney Case-Opening Pilot Project allows participants to e-file most new civil cases online as long as the case is initiated…
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Kern County Superior Court – Court Services Changes

Posted April 8th, 2014
Effective April 7, 2014, all Kern County Superior Court service counters and telephone services’ hours will be as follows: • Monday through Thursday 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. • Fridays 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. (noon) Note: The court has drop boxes at all court locations. Documents placed in the drop box by 5:00 p.m….
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San Diego County Superior Court Accepting Only Certain Types of Documents at Filing Window as of January 15, 2014

Posted February 27th, 2014
Due to ongoing budget reductions, the San Diego County Superior Court is now limiting the types of documents that will be accepted at the Civil Business Office filing counter in the Central Division. Effective immediately, the ONLY documents that will be accepted for over-the-counter filing at the Central Division Civil Business Office filing windows are the…
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Los Angeles County Superior Court – North District to Resume Handling Unlimited Jurisdiction Personal Injury Cases

Posted February 24th, 2014
Commencing March 1, 2014, Personal Injury cases shall once again be filed and have pre-trial matters in unlimited jurisdiction handled at the North Valley District (Antelope Valley) Courthouse (Los Angeles County Superior Court.)  Cases originally filed and heard there which were transferred to the Stanley Mosk Courthouse will be transferred back.  Any new cases which…
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U.S. District Court-Central District of California: Expansion of Attorney Case-Opening Pilot Project – EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY

Posted February 19th, 2014
U.S. District Court-Central District of California is pleased to announce the expansion of the Attorney Case-Opening Pilot Project. Starting today, attorneys may file almost all new civil cases online, using the Court’s CM/ECF System. Most complaints and notices of removal may now be filed electronically, so long as the filing fee is paid online at the…
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San Francisco County Superior Court – Mandatory E-Filing Expansion Takes Effect January 27, 2014

Posted January 21st, 2014
Commencing January 27, 2014, the San Francisco County Superior Court will implement mandatory e-Filing in the following types of cases: • Antitrust/Unfair Competition • Business Tort • Common Counts/Open Books/Accounts/Collections • Construction • Contract/Warranty • Injunctive Relief • Intellectual Property • Mass Tort • Partnership and Corporate Governance • Personal Injury/Property Damage (Vehicle and Non-Vehicle…
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