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LOS ANGELES – CENTRAL DISTRICT FAMILY LAW COURTROOM CHANGES

Posted January 30th, 2020
Effective January 27, 2020, the Family Law trial courtrooms located at the Central Civil West Courthouse will relocate to the Stanley Mosk Courthouse, 111 N. Hill Street, Los Angeles 90012, and will remain as Family Law trial courtrooms as follows: See chart at website. Counsel and parties are instructed to identify the assigned judicial officer […]

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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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RIVERSIDE – CRIMINAL BOUNDARY CHANGES

Posted January 10th, 2020
The following criminal filing and calendar changes will affect the Hall of Justice Courthouse and the Southwest Justice Center: HALL OF JUSTICE COURTHOUSE Effective on January 6, 2020, the Hall of Justice Courthouse will no longer hear criminal cases which emanate from the cities of Lake Elsinore and Menifee (including the communities of Romoland, Sun […]

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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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LOS ANGELES – CHANGES TO THE PROCESS TO CONTINUE PROBATE PETITION HEARING DATES

Posted January 10th, 2020
Effective January 15, 2020, the Probate Division is changing the process for seeking a continuance of petition hearing dates at the Stanley Mosk and Antelope Valley courthouses. A new form, Form LASC PRO 080, Request to Continue Petition Hearing and Order, must be used to request a continuance of petition hearing dates for contested and […]

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LOS ANGELES – PROBATE DIVISION ANNOUNCES ONLINE SCHEDULING FOR SETTLEMENT CONFERENCES

Posted January 10th, 2020
The Probate Division is implementing a new online scheduling system for Probate settlement conferences conducted by the San Fernando Valley Bar Association (SFVBA). • The new online scheduling system will be available January 2, 2020. • The online scheduling system will be accessed from the Court’s website at lacourt.org. • The current in-person manual log […]

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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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