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

File Probate in San Francisco County

Would you like to file for probate in San Francisco County? Did you know you can file probate in San Francisco county without hiring an expensive attorney? It's true! With this in mind, representing yourself in probate will save the estate literally thousands of dollars as compared to hiring an attorney. Here's how...

By |2020-01-02T11:11:56-08:00March 11th, 2018|Probate|2 Comments

Proposed 2013 California Bill AB 888 May Hinder California Consumer’s Access to Justice

California Assembly Bill No. 888, authored by Assemblyman Roger Dickinson may drastically impact California consumers access to legal help from non-attorneys who, without the help of a legal document assistant, may be unable to obtain access to justice. The current law enables the California State Bar to seek injunctions against UPL (unauthorized practice of law) violators. [...]

By |2018-01-18T15:48:21-08:00June 18th, 2013|California Courts, Legal Document Assistants, Miscellaneous|Comments Off on Proposed 2013 California Bill AB 888 May Hinder California Consumer’s Access to Justice