||You may schedule case management hearings, law & motion hearings and other calendar events with Department 23 by EMAIL ONLY. The use of email is not a substitute for filing pleadings or filing other documents. You must provide copies of all email communications to each party (or the party's attorney if the party is represented) at the same time that you send the email to the Court and you must show that you have done so in your email. Courtesy copies of all moving, opposition and reply papers should be delivered directly to Dept. 23 in the Administration Building 1221 Oak St. 4th Floor Oakland, CA 94612.
||Mondays through Thursdays from 9:00 am - 1:30 pm.
||Tuesdays beginning at 3:00 pm.
Asbestos Cases Fridays 9:15 am
||Tuesdays beginning at 3:00 pm. Asbestos Cases Fridays 9:30 am; in exceptional circumstances, motions may be set at other times.
||Tuesdays at 3:00 pm. Asbestos Cases Fridays 9:00 am
|Special Motion and/or
Other Department Information
||The court prefers to resolve pro hac vice applications on the papers only. Before submitting an ex parte pro hac application on the papers, (a) email Dept. 23 to advise when papers will be filed, and (b) provide CRC 3.1203(a) notice to all parties. Any written opposition must be filed within 24 hours of receipt of notice. If a matter is time sensitive, opposition is expected, and/or personal appearances are otherwise warranted, the parties may request a time for appearance via email to Dept. 23, copied to all parties.
|L&M Reservations, Email
||Reservations by email only. No discovery motions will be scheduled prior to conference with the court. Email to schedule a conference.
|Ex Parte, Other Information
||Reservations by email only.