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COVID-19 Court Updates

COVID-19 Court Updates
May 23, 2020

Which Bay Area courts are poised to resume jury trials?

California’s freeze on jury trials is ending, but only a few counties, like Contra Costa, are planning to summon prospective jurors while keeping them separated and masked. The statewide 60-day…
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COVID-19 Court Updates
May 18, 2020

Contra Costa Superior Court To Mostly Reopen May 26

Even though the Contra Costa County courts are saying they are “open” in reality, public access is going to be extremely limited. Family law hearings will be held remotely until…
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COVID-19 Court Updates
April 4, 2020

Update on Alameda County Court Closures – 4/3/20

April 3, 2010 To the family law bar of Alameda County and its litigants: I have been asked to send out a brief announcement about the current state of affairs…
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COVID-19 Court UpdatesFamily Law
April 2, 2020

The New Normal: Court Access Post Covid-19

The universe as we knew it in the world of family law changed after March 16, 2020 when California governor Gavin Newsom issued a directive to close non-essential businesses and…
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COVID-19 Court UpdatesFamily Law
March 29, 2020

Alameda County Family Law Court Filings and Closure

The following article is based on the contents of a recent announcement made by the Family Law Presiding Judge JUDGE GREGORY SYREN: On March 17, 2020, in response to the…
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COVID-19 Court UpdatesFamily Law
March 28, 2020

The New Normal:
Court Access Post COVID-19

The universe as we knew it in the world of family law changed after March 16, 2020 when California governor Gavin Newsom issued a directive to close non-essential businesses and…
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