OLD - e-Filing Instructions (Fourth Appellate District) 

Name your document using the naming convention below. Please no spaces:

Case Number_Abbreviation of Document Title_Filing Party

For example:

D123456_ABA_Doe
E123456_CIP_StateFarmIns
G123456_ROA_Jones

Abbreviations that are to be used for naming your documents:

Abandonments   ABA
Certificate of Interested Persons of Entities CIP
Change of Address CHA
Civil Case Information Statement DKT
Requests for Dismissal with No Briefs Filed RED
Request for Oral Argument ROA
Service Copy of Petition for Review CPR
Stipulation for Extension of Time (Civil) - up to 60 days SET
Substitution / Association of Counsel ASN

Documents must be:

  • A single PDF file.
  • Unlocked (i.e., no passwords or saving as a PDF/A)
  • No more than 5 MB in size

Working with PDFs


See also Cal. Rules of Court, rules 8.70 to 8.79

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