What Is An EFSP (Electronic Filing Service Provider)?

Electronic Filing Service Providers (EFSPs) are an intermediary through which litigators can electronically file (E-File) their documents with the court. Of the California Superior Courts that accept E-Filing, most require the filing party to use a court-approved EFSP. While there

E-Service of Discovery in California

Electronic service (E-Service) has quickly become the predominant means of document service in discovery intensive cases. This is due to the noticeable advantages it provides to litigators with regards to managing such cases. Once the parties have consented to E-Service,

How Do You Choose A Process Server? Best Practices

As the requisite step after filing a complaint, process serving is a necessary element in litigation. This necessity raises the question: as a litigator, how do you choose a process server? Because the rates between service providers are generally uniform,

Does Contra Costa County have eFiling?

Contra Costa Superior Court is the latest court to overhaul its Electronic Filing (eFiling) procedures. The court is expanding the number of approved Electronic Filing Service Providers so that effective Monday, March 28, litigators will have several alternatives to File

Does San Diego Superior Court Have eFiling?

San Diego Superior Court is one of the 27 California state courts that accepts Electronic Filing (eFiling) in lieu of traditional physical filing. While San Diego Superior Court accepts eFiling for all case types except criminal, it only requires eFiling

E-Filing in California Superior Courts

Electronic Filing (E-Filing) is the method by which attorneys can file with the court by submitting their documents online as opposed to in person at the courthouse’s filing window. E-Filing makes litigation easier for both attorneys and the courts, which

Can I Serve Someone Electronically? (E-Service)

Per the California Code of Civil Procedure section 1010.6, when a document may be served by mail, express mail, overnight delivery, or fax transmission, the document may be served electronically. This means that Electronic Service (E-Service) can be used for

How Much Is a Process Server in California?

The going rates for California process servers will vary depending on the server chosen and urgency/location of the service. However, the dollar amounts tend to be consistent across the diverse field of available service providers. A routine service will typically

How Do I eFile in LA County Court? Step-By-Step Guide

The Los Angeles Superior Court, County of Los Angeles has implemented mandatory Electronic Filing (eFile) for all Civil and Family Law cases. This change can be challenging for some, but the reality is that this change is for the better.

Litigation Support Made Easy

From case initiation to settlement, litigation can be overwhelmingly complex. Recent years have seen an explosive rise in attorney support providers, who create platforms with the goal of helping law firms curb the complexity of their workload. Today, Legal Document

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