Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Telephone Appearance for Cases Filed by the Department of Child Support Services

Telephone Apperance requests for non-evidentiary hearings on the court's law and motion calendars for Department 127 and 132 can be made through Court Call LLC at 1-888-882-6878 or at www.courtcall.com - external link.

Telephone appearance requests must be submitted at least 12 court days before the hearing. The fee is $66.00 for each CourtCall Appearance. Service must be completed on the other parties, the local child support agency, and attorneys, if any. Service must be by personal delivery, fax, express mail, or other means reasonably calculated to ensure delivery by the close of the next court day. Proof of Service must be filed with the Court prior to the hearing.

A request for Order Shortening time for a Telephone Apperance must be submitted to the Court by filing the Judicial Council form, Request for Telephone Appearance (FL-679).

Each party appearing by telephone must view the appropriate department's advisement video prior to their hearing.

Department 127 - Commissioner Scott P. Harman

Department 132 - Commissioner Danny L. Haukedalen