Category: Legal Procedures

VENTURA – CHANGE IN ELECTRONIC DELIVERY

Posted January 10th, 2020
Effective January 1, 2020 the following documents may no longer be electronically submitted and/or filed by a party or user: 1. Any document exceeding 200 pages 2. No lodgings, except for proposed orders (Ventura Superior Court Local Rule 4.05.E amended effective 1/1/20) Please refer to the rule for the complete list of documents that shall […]

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SAN DIEGO – NOTICE OF ELECTRONIC CASE FILE AND IMAGED DOCUMENTS

Posted January 10th, 2020
This case has been Imaged. The Imaged case is now the official record of the Court. ALL pleadings and documents including all original documents attached to pleadings filed with the court will be imaged and destroyed. Original documents, other than pleadings should be lodged with the court pursuant to California Rules of Court, rule 3.1302(b). […]

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ORANGE – IMPLEMENTATION OF LOCAL RULE 314A IN CIVIL CASES

Posted January 10th, 2020
Effective January 1, 2020, Orange County Superior Court Local Rule 314A will be applicable. The text of the local rule can be found on the court’s website at https://www.occourts.org/directory/local‐rules/local‐rules‐of‐ court/. Local Rule 314A requires electronic documents filed with or in response to another filed document to include on the first page the Register of Actions […]

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IMPERIAL – MANDATORY ELECTRONIC FILING

Posted January 10th, 2020
Beginning January 1, 2020, electronic filing of Court documents will be mandatory for the following case types: 1) Civil Unlimited 2) Civil Limited 3) Probate 4) Family Law 5) Family Support 6) Small Claims 7) Adoptions. These documents include initial case filings and subsequent filings. Self-represented parties or other self-represented persons are exempt from any […]

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DID YOU KNOW … FIRST APPEARANCE FEES WHEN SUBMITTING A STIPULATION

Posted November 21st, 2019
When submitting a Stipulation and Order, if one of the parties listed on the stipulation has yet to appear in the case, the court will require First Appearance Fees for that party. Whichever party agrees to file the Stipulation and Order will have to pay those fees at the time of filing. The court will […]

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TUOLUMNE – NEW DROP BOX POLICY

Posted October 17th, 2019
(a) Location and Use of Drop Box of Tuolumne County Superior Court Tuolumne County Superior Court provides two drop box locations. One drop box is located in the lobby of the Historic Courthouse at, 41 W. Yaney Ave., Sonora, CA. The second drop box is located at the lobby of the Court facility located at […]

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TULARE – NEW COURT DROP BOX POLICY – EFFECTIVE NOV. 4, 20119

Posted October 4th, 2019
Drop Box policy (a) Location and Use of Drop Box of Tuolumne County Superior Court Tuolumne County Superior Court provides two drop box locations. One drop box is located in the lobby of the Historic Courthouse at, 41 W. Yaney Ave., Sonora, CA. The second drop box is located at the lobby of the Court […]

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RIVERSIDE – CIVIL CALENDAR CHANGES

Posted October 4th, 2019
The following civil filing and calendar changes will effect Hemet, Corona, and the Southwest Justice Center: HEMET COURTHOUSE Hemet will no longer process documents or schedule hearings on the following civil matters: • Unlawful Detainers • Civil Petitions • Petitions for Name Change • Civil Restraining Orders • Small Claims SOUTHWEST JUSTICE CENTER Department S101 […]

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DID YOU KNOW . . . CRC RULE 2.251 – ELECTRONIC SERVICE

Posted September 11th, 2019
CCP §1010.56 mandates that local court rules will determine electronic service for civil actions. Express consent or formal agreement between parties is not needed to accept electronic service of documents if the court has already ordered electronic service on a represented party. Accordingly, the CRC Rule 2.251(c) states that when a party is required to […]

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