KERN COUNTY FAMILY LAW MANDATORY EFILE NOTIFICATION

2020-02-20T10:19:23-08:00February 20th, 2020|eFiling Courts|

Effective Monday, March 2, 2020 Superior Court of California, County of Kern will require mandatory electronic filing (eFile) by all represented parties in Family Law filings. Self‑represented litigants, while strongly encouraged to eFile, are not required to do so. View the full notice here. If you have any questions about eFiling, please contact our eFiling department here, [...]

NOTICE: SAN MATEO COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT MANDATORY EFILING

2020-01-17T14:55:09-08:00January 17th, 2020|eFiling Courts|

In an effort to continue to improve service to the public and promote sustainability by reducing paper in the courthouse, the San Mateo Superior Court is implementing mandatory electronic filing (eFiling) for some case types, Court Executive Officer Neal Taniguchi announced today. As of January 21, 2020, San Mateo Superior Court requires that all parties, [...]

NOTICE: SONOMA COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT MANDATORY EFILING

2019-12-30T14:43:23-08:00December 30th, 2019|eFiling Courts|

Effective January 1, 2020 Pursuant to Local Rules 18.22 et seq. effective January 1, 2020: “Subject to the exceptions in Local Rule 18.23, all represented parties, and other represented persons, are required to electronically file documents…for the following Case Types/Categories: 1. All Civil Matters; 2. All Probate Matters; 3. All Family Law Matters (including Department [...]

SUPERIOR COURT OF CA, COUNTY OF ORANGE IMPLEMENTATION OF LOCAL RULE 314A IN CIVIL CASES

2019-12-27T09:57:47-08:00December 27th, 2019|eFiling Courts|

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 (“ROA”) number [...]

TOP TIPS: FIRST APPEARANCE FEES WHEN SUBMITTING A STIPULATION

2019-10-08T14:48:34-07:00October 8th, 2019|eFiling Courts|

When submitting a Stip & 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 Stip & Order will have to pay those fees at the time of filing.  The court will [...]

LASC CIVIL DIVISION FILING SERVICE DISRUPTION

2019-09-20T11:15:53-07:00September 20th, 2019|eFiling Courts|

The Los Angeles County Superior Court’s Civil Division is currently experiencing a court wide service outage.  During the outage, filings are not able to be submitted electronically or manually. The court is aware of the issue and working to resolve it as soon as possible.  We apologize for the inconvenience and we will send more information [...]

NOTICE: MONTEREY COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT EFILING PORTAL

2019-09-10T16:05:25-07:00September 10th, 2019|eFiling Courts|

A recent software update by the Monterey Superior Court’s eFiling software provider has resulted in an anomaly that affects the case data transmitted from the filer to the court.   In a small percentage of filings that require court fees, the “responsible party” information is not populating correctly on the court’s side. This anomaly affects [...]

LASC CIVIL EFILING SERVICE PROVIDER UPDATE

2019-09-05T09:26:15-07:00September 5th, 2019|eFiling Courts|

The Los Angeles Superior Court operations manager notified all electronic filing service providers of a deficiency in some documents being submitted to the court. The First Amended General Order RE: Mandatory Electronic Filing for Civil, dated May 3, 2019, requires eFiled PDF documents to be submitted in text searchable format. Currently, 20% of the documents submitted [...]

LASC CIVIL EFILING SERVICE PROVIDER UPDATE

2019-08-21T15:22:00-07:00August 21st, 2019|eFiling Courts|

The Los Angeles Superior Court and Journal Technologies held a monthly service provider update meeting last week. The following items were discussed: Common EFM Error Regarding First Appearance Fees There is a common error occurring that displays as "Pre-submit fee calculation error: First appearance fee for document is not found. Set up first appearance fee in [...]

COURT NOTICE: SANTA CLARA COUNTY EFILING

2019-07-22T14:00:24-07:00July 22nd, 2019|eFiling Courts|

Effective immediately, please submit an appropriate blank Civil Lawsuit Notice (CV-5012) or Civil Lawsuit Notice – Rule 3.740 Collections Cases (CV-5052) to the court for issuance of Judicial Assignment, Initial Court Hearing Date, Time, and Department with the filing of your new complaint. These forms may be located on The Superior Court of California, Santa [...]