2020 MCLE Marathon

On January 17-18, the SFVBA presented it 23rd Annual MCLE Marathon at the Bar’s offices in Woodland Hills. The two-day event gave members of the Bar the opportunity to receive up to 12.5 hours of MCLE credit by interacting with panels who offered their expertise on a wide variety of legal topics including estate planning,…

Central District Family Law Courtroom Reassignments

  Effective January 27, the Family Law trial courtrooms located at the Central Civil West Courthouse will relocate to the Stanley Mosk Courthouse in downtown Los Angeles and remain as Family Law trial courtrooms. New departments at the Stanley Mosk Courthouse are as follows: Judge Dianna Gould-Saltman, Dept. 35; Judge Bruce G. Iwasaki, Dept. 46;…

Process to Continue Probate Petition Hearing Dates Changed

Effective January 15, 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 uncontested petitions. However,…

2019 Valley Bar Network Holiday Party

The Attic in Sherman Oaks was the site of the Valley Bar Network’s recent 2019 Holiday Party. Guests at the event had a wonderful time with an assortment of unwrapped toys and gift cards collected for distribution to the Haven Hills shelter in Canoga Park and the West Valley Food Pantry. Special thanks to sponsors…

2019 Holiday Party and Toy Drive

On Tuesday, December 10, SFVBA held its annual Holiday Party at its offices in Woodland Hills. The event provided the 125-plus members who attended with an opportunity to celebrate the holiday season, socialize, and, at the same time, put smiles on the faces of scores of underprivileged children as dozens of toys were donated by…