AB Divisional News

*****COUNSEL FOR MOVING PARTY IS REQUIRED TO BRING A BLANK PROPOSED ORDER TO ALL HEARINGS, INCLUDING UNIFORM MOTION CALENDAR****

Division AB does not communicate via the CAD box nor accept submittals via e-mail, unless specifically authorized by the Judge or JA.  Proposed Orders may be submitted via JVS, regular mail or hand delivery.  Copies of motions, case law, etc. for special set hearings may be sent via regular mail, hand delivery or overnight delivery only.

See below for information regarding scheduling of hearings. ALL OTHER DIVISIONAL INSTRUCTIONS CAN BE FOUND ON THE DIVISIONAL INSTRUCTIONS PAGE(Look to the right.)

Scheduling of Hearings

PLEASE NOTE:  Whether scheduling a UMC hearing or a special set hearing, A COPY OF THE MOTION, ALONG WITH A COPY OF THE NOTICE/ORDER SETTING MUST BE PROVIDED TO THE JUDGE'S OFFICE via regular mail or hand delivery

This division uses online scheduling for all hearings (including Uniform Motion Calendar). 15-minute and 30-minute special set motions are set by ORDER (see "Divisional Forms & Orders"). Each case may take only one time slot per day. For hearings requiring more than 30 minutes, please see "Divisional Instructions".

 Online Scheduling

All pretrial motions, including Motions in Limine, shall be scheduled in the ordinary course to be heard prior to calendar call. Please note that due to the volume of cases in this division, it usually takes approximately 60 days to get a special set hearing. Please plan accordingly.

Please see "Divisional Instructions" for further information.