September 29, 2020 – A new calendar of dates has been released for appellate hearings scheduled next year in the LASC’s Appellate Division.
September 29, 2020 – Effective October 5, 2020, the Los Angeles Superior Court will implement mandatory efiling for all non-adoption documents
August 10, 2020 – Chief Judge Maureen Tighe has issued a new General Order detailing further restrictions on operations and activities at the U. S. Bankruptcy Court.
August 10, 2020 – The U.S. District Court for the Central District of California has closed its doors to the public and delayed all civil and criminal jury trials until further notice.
June 9, 2020 – The new guidelines can help lawyers determine if information received from a prospective client could disqualify them from representing the client.
Effective June 22, Judge Deborah L. Christian of the Los Angeles Superior Court’s Probate Division will move from Department 99 to Department 44 at the Stanley Mosk Courthouse in downtown Los Angeles. According to the Court, all cases currently assigned to Judge Christian remain assigned to her for all purposes. Counsel and parties are instructed…
June 4, 2020 – Attorneys in Los Angeles County are being urged to sign-up for the LASC’s new remote courtroom appearance program.
Presiding Judge Kevin C. Brazile has ordered the Clara Shortridge Foltz Criminal Justice Center, the Hollywood Courthouse and the Stanley Mosk Courthouse closed for the remainder of the day today, Tuesday, June 2. Presiding Judge Brazile made the decision to close due to public safety concerns. “In the interest of the safety of the public,…
June 2, 2020-Through this summer, the LASC will phase-in and expand the use of remote technology at all of the courtrooms in Los Angeles County.
May 14, 2020 – Gov. Gavin Newsom has unveiled a revised budget that cuts hundreds of millions of dollars from the state’s courts.