SISKIYOU COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT: EXTENDED COURTHOUSE CLOSURE 8/1 -8/5

2022-08-04T09:11:30-07:00August 1st, 2022|Court & Process, Court Notices, News|

Attention Siskiyou County Filers: THE COURTHOUSE WILL BE CLOSED THROUGH FRIDAY, AUGUST 5, 2022 By Order of the Presiding Judge Karen L. Dixon, This is due to the continued danger of the McKinney Fire and no containment at this time. The Court will reopen on Monday, August 8, 2022, barring any new evacuation developments with [...]

LASC: SUPERIOR COURT OF LOS ANGELES COUNTY IMPLEMENTS CIVIL ASSESSMENT REDUCTION IN ACCORDANCE WITH RECENTLY SIGNED LEGISLATION

2022-07-29T09:50:36-07:00July 29th, 2022|Court & Process, Court Notices, News|

SUPERIOR COURT OF LOS ANGELES COUNTY IMPLEMENTS CIVIL ASSESSMENT REDUCTION IN ACCORDANCE WITH RECENTLY SIGNED LEGISLATION Litigants with Questions are Encouraged to Utilize the Court’s Online Service Options, Contact the Court’s Traffic Call Center or Visit the Clerk’s Office Effective July 1, 2022, the Superior Court of Los Angeles County implemented a reduction in civil [...]

LASC: FAMILY LAW DIVISION ANNOUNCES COURTROOM CHANGE AT THE VAN NUYS EAST COURTHOUSE

2022-07-29T09:38:46-07:00July 29th, 2022|Court & Process, Court Notices, News|

FAMILY LAW DIVISION ANNOUNCES COURTROOM CHANGE AT THE VAN NUYS EAST COURTHOUSE The Family Law Division will implement the following changes to courtroom operations, effective August 5, 2022: Judge Gia Kim will be assigned to Department L at the Van Nuys East Courthouse, 6230 Sylmar Ave, Van Nuys. All matters previously assigned to Department L [...]

Email Best Practices: How to Email the Opposing Counsel

2022-07-25T11:09:44-07:00July 25th, 2022|Court & Process|

Anytime a legal professional has to communicate with opposing counsel, it’s essential that all interactions are closely monitored. Every encounter with the opposing law firm poses a threat to heightened emotions and frustration. That’s why it’s important to be mindful of all electronic correspondence with the opposition. But how can your legal team mitigate mistakes? [...]

ALAMEDA COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT: UPCOMING SYSTEM MAINTENANCE 7/22-7/23

2022-07-21T10:37:06-07:00July 21st, 2022|Court & Process, Court Notices, News|

Attention Alameda County Filers: Please be advised that Alameda County Superior Court will be conducting system maintenance starting on Friday, July 22nd at 7:00 pm until Saturday, July 23rd at 12:05 pm PST. Users will not be able to eFile into the Alameda County Superior Court during this maintenance window. First Legal, your premier litigation support provider.

How Legal Professionals Can Leverage Technology to Boost Efficiency in 2022

2022-07-17T14:02:48-07:00July 21st, 2022|Client Services, Court & Process, eFiling|

Ever-evolving technologies, such as eFiling, artificial intelligence (AI), and cloud software, are changing how modern law firms operate. In order to stay one step ahead of the competition, it’s essential that your team embraces legal technology. Not only can legal tech deliver fantastic experiences to your clients, but it can also boost your firm’s efficiency. [...]

LASC: FAMILY LAW DIVISION ANNOUNCES COURTROOM CHANGES AT STANLEY MOSK COURTHOUSE

2022-07-21T09:36:10-07:00July 21st, 2022|Court & Process, Court Notices, News|

FAMILY LAW DIVISION ANNOUNCES COURTROOM CHANGES AT STANLEY MOSK COURTHOUSE The Family Law Division implemented the following changes to courtroom operations, effective July 5, 2022: Commissioner Hillary Gerber is assigned to Department 25, Stanley Mosk Courthouse, 111 N. Hill St., Los Angeles. All matters previously assigned to Department 25 are assigned to Commissioner Gerber for [...]

LASC: NEW ASBESTOS GENERAL ORDER ADVANCES THE COURT’S LONG-ESTABLISHED EFFECTIVE MANAGEMENT OF MASS TORT ASBESTOS LITIGATION

2022-07-21T09:30:07-07:00July 21st, 2022|Court & Process, Court Notices, News|

NEW ASBESTOS GENERAL ORDER ADVANCES THE COURT’S LONG-ESTABLISHED EFFECTIVE MANAGEMENT OF MASS TORT ASBESTOS LITIGATION Presiding Judge Eric C. Taylor today announced a new General Asbestos Litigation Case Management Order (Asbestos CMO) for Judicial Council Coordination Proceeding 4674— LAOSD Asbestos Cases. The new Asbestos CMO places in one document orders that were contained in more [...]

KERN COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT: FILING ANNOUNCEMENT

2022-07-21T09:20:15-07:00July 21st, 2022|Court & Process, Court Notices, News|

Attention Kern County Filers All civil cases set for hearings before Judge Barmann in Division H, between and including the dates of July 25, 2022, and September 2, 2022, are being heard by Judge Barmann in courtroom T-2 of the Metropolitan Traffic Division of the Kern County Superior Court located at 3131 Arrow St, Bakersfield, CA 93308. Persons wishing to appear for non-evidentiary hearings in [...]

LASC: UPCOMING SYSTEM MAINTENANCE 7/16 – 7/17

2022-07-15T09:24:25-07:00July 15th, 2022|Court & Process, Court Notices, News|

UPCOMING SYSTEM MAINTENANCE 7/16/22 - 7/17/22 Please be advised that Los Angeles County Superior Court will be conducting system maintenance starting on Saturday, July 16th at 7:00 pm until Sunday, July 17th at 7:00 am PST. Users will not be able to eFile into the Los Angeles County Superior Court during this maintenance window. First [...]