It is that time of year when courts are publishing their proposed amendments, many to come into effect on January 1st. Staying up-to-date with constantly changing court rules is essential. SmartRules guides are always updated with the latest local rule amendments.
New fax numbers are being rolled out at all courthouse locations while the Los Angeles Superior Court continues upgrading their telephone system.
Notices are being sent out 30 days before new numbers are implemented, and the court’s website will be updated as new numbers go live. During this transition you can find updated contact information on the court’s Courthouses in Los Angeles County page.
The following courthouses have recently updated their fax numbers:
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