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RIVERSIDE – ANNOUNCING eSUBMIT DOCUMENT SUBMISSION PORTAL

Posted June 18th, 2019
The Riverside Superior Court is pleased to announce the availability of eSubmit, a new document submission portal. Provided for under Code of Civil Procedure §1010.6 and California Rules of Court, rule 2.250 et. seq., the eSubmit Document Submission Portal will allow court users to transmit documents electronically to the court in a secure manner, providing…
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MONTEREY – UPDATE ON NEW COURTHOUSE PROJECTS

Posted June 18th, 2019
Monterey County Superior Court has submitted recommendations to the Judicial Council of California (JCC) asking the Council to approve construction of two courthouses, one in Greenfield to serve South County residents and one in the former Ft. Ord to replace the current courthouse located in Monterey. The proposal is the result of months of studies,…
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FRESNO – INTENT TO TEMPORARILY CLOSE THE FAMILY SUPPORT COURTROOMS

Posted June 18th, 2019
The Court intends to temporarily close the Family Support Courtrooms, located at the B.F Sisk Courthouse, to allow for training of Superior Court and Department of Child Support Services staff. Departments 301 and 302 will be closed on the following days during the week of August 26th: Monday, August 26, 2019 Tuesday, August 27, 2019…
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DID YOU KNOW …. UPDATED LOCAL RULES

Posted June 6th, 2019
Do you review the local and department rules before you file documents? Both sets of rules are updated on a regular basis and could have important information needed for calendaring. For example, in Department 1 of the Riverside Superior Court: H. ORDERS TO SHOW CAUSE 1. Riverside Superior Court Local Rule 3116 provides: Unless otherwise…
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THE STATE BAR OF CALIFORNIA – VICTIMS TIMES TWO: WHEN FRAUDSTERS STEAL ATTORNEYS’ IDENTIFIES TO CHEAT THE PUBLIC

Posted June 6th, 2019
The State Bar of California receives a complaint about an attorney from one of his purported clients. The complainant shares a letter, supposedly from the attorney, written on State Bar letterhead. However, the attorney works at the San Diego District Attorney’s Office and does not represent individual clients. All signs point to fraud. A California…
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SONOMA – GET READY! E-FILING IS COMING TO SONOMA COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT

Posted June 6th, 2019
Sonoma County Superior Court invites you to participate in an eFiling educational program. Wednesday June 12, 2019 11:30 am – 1:00 pm at Sonoma County Law Library 2604 Ventura Avenue Santa Rosa, CA 95403 Education Session Please join us for a one hour presentation on eFileCA. The goal of this session is to educate and…
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RIVERSIDE – ONLINE APPOINTMENT SYSTEM

Posted June 6th, 2019
On May 13, 2019, the Court launched the new Online Appointment application which integrates with the existing queuing kiosks at select court locations. The new application allows court customers to schedule online appointments to discuss a traffic related issue or a payment/collection issue. The application is user friendly and allows customers to schedule an appointment…
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FRESNO – COURT’S STATEMENT REGARDING ICE IN THE COURTHOUSE

Posted June 6th, 2019
The mission of the Superior Court of California, County of Fresno is to serve the community and enhance public trust and confidence in the administration of justice by resolving disputes impartially and timely, by ensuring compliance with the law and court orders, and by fostering a vital court and community relationship that promotes equal access…
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CALIFORNIA COURTS NEWSROOM – SELF-HELP RESOURCES EXPAND TO COURTS OF APPEAL

Posted May 25th, 2019
California’s 5th District Court of Appeal launched a new online Appellate Self-Help Resource Center for self-represented litigants and lawyers who seek help with the appeals process. “The appeals process is daunting and mysterious,” said Brian Cotta, clerk/executive officer for the 5th District Court of Appeal. “As a solution and in close partnership with the other…
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