Effective June 30, 2014, original proceedings must be filed through the Court’s electronic filing system, TrueFiling. As of June 30, 2014, all civil, criminal, juvenile and original proceedings must be e-filed in the First District pursuant to California Rules of Court, rule 8.70.
Self-represented parties may, but are not required to do so, register for electronic filing through TrueFiling. If a self-represented party does not use TrueFiling, any brief that is filed in paper form must continue to comply with California Rules of Court, rules 8.40, 8.44, 8.204 and 8.212.
For trouble-shooting registration problems go to: http://www.imagesoftinc.com/support.html
TrueFiling phone support is (855) 959-8868, hours of operation Monday – Friday, 8:00 – 6:00 p.m., Pacific Standard Time
TrueFiling Training Videos
TrueFiling provides a training video library covering twenty short topic segments for ready reference. The videos will help an end-user become more familiar with TrueFiling functionality and usage. A wide range of topics are covered, from logging in to searching, to filing, and contacting the court. The following are quick links to some of the topics:
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