News from the Court

Check this page for recent messages that the Contra Costa County Superior Court asked that we share with members of the CCCBA.


Public Comment Invited for Local Rules of Court

The Contra Costa Superior Court invites comment for proposed changes to its Local Rules to be effective January 1, 2024. Please see this announcement concerning the process for comments. The Court’s current Local Rules and a redline of proposed changes are available on the Local Rules page. Comments must be received by 5:00 pm, September 25, 2023.

Public Comment on Local Rules for Sacramento Superior Court

Pursuant to California Rules of Court, rule 10.613(g), there is a 45-day period during which you may comment on the proposed amendments. Any comments must be submitted to by Thursday, October 5, 2023. The amendments as adopted by the court will go into effect on January 1, 2024.


Joint CEO Statement from Superior Courts of California: There is a Court Reporter Shortage Crisis in California

Please join the courts in finding ways to ensure that all litigants who need a record have access to one. Read more.