General legal news, articles and helpful information pertaining to the Kern County Superior Court and the Division of the Federal District Bankruptcy Court which services Kern County. Information includes self-help legal resources and more for consumers seeking general information about the Kern County Court system, including the court local rules, bulletins and other newsworthy matters.

How to File for Conservatorship in Kern County, CA

There are quite a few reasons someone might not be able to care for themselves, and governments recognize this. That's why the constitutions of most countries make provisions for legal caretakers and decision-makers. In the United States, when an adult is unable to take care of themselves, they can be placed in a conservatorship. [...]

How to File for Divorce in Kern County

If you're a superhero fan, do you remember the character Sylbert Rundine/Dwarfstar from the movie The Flash? That actor's real name is Derek Mears, and everything seems to be going right with him except for one thing: his marriage. In fact, there's no doubt he had to research how to file for divorce in Kern [...]