Will also review toolkit of best practices on complying with the Indian Child Welfare Act
Judges now have discretion to backdate modification requests for child, spousal, partner, or family support orders during the state of emergency.
SAN FRANCISCO—The Supreme Court of California has published its eFiling rules that will support the launch on Monday July 10, 2017 of its electronic filing system. The court has adopted a phased approach to the system’s implementation, which will initially be voluntary for filers, but become mandatory on September 1, and reduces the related number of paper copies required to two.
For the 13th straight year, data show a steady increase in women and non-white justices and judges.
The Judicial Council supports the court facilities of California's Supreme Court, Courts of Appeal, and trial courts by providing a broad range of services: facility planning, design and construction, facility operations management, environmental compliance and sustainability, real estate services and asset management, and emergency planning and security coordination.
Remote hearing Oct. 13 for the First Appellate District nomination will be webcast live from the California Courts Newsroom.
San Francisco—Judicial Council of California voting members today received a circulating order to vote by August 13, 2020, on a proposal to end the temporary emergency rules on evictions and foreclosures.
At its Sept. 25 meeting, the council will consider funding for technology initiatives, a report on remote appearances, a new requirement for anti-bias training, and more.
The proposal from the council’s Technology Committee included 13 major areas of investment to receive budget funds allocated to modernize court operations.
Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye participated in a panel discussion called, "Undermining the Courts and Media: The Consequences of American Democracy" at the National Judicial College Judges and Journalists Symposium.
San Diego—The Court of Appeal, Fourth Appellate District, Division One has announced its intention to destroy criminal, juvenile, and civil records.
Free public webinars this spring will provide overview of language access services and multilingual materials available for court users