Resources

Below you’ll find a compilation of helpful links to California court sites, State boards, case rulings, and other legal resources.

Selected California and Federal Courts
California Courts information, providing links to California Supreme Court and Appellate Court opinions

Supreme Court of California website has court opinions, rules, forms and case information

California Courts of Appeal website has case information, court opinions, forms, rules, and links to all six district courts

Second Appellate District Court of Appeal (Los Angeles, Ventura) has court opinions and contact information on its website

Superior Court of California, County of Los Angeles website has case information, forms, juror information, and other information

California District Courts

United States District Court, Southern District of California

United States District Court, Northern District of California

California and Nevada Legal Resources
California Rules of Court-from the California Courts website

California Law-California Codes, from the Legislative Counsel for the State of California website

California Civil Jury Instructions

Alternative Dispute Resolution ADR Services Inc.

Construction Defect Resources
Contractor’s State License Board of California has information for consumers, license applicants and contractors

California Department of Consumer Affairs

Occupational Safety and Health Standards Board-State of California

Business, Corporate & Transactional Resources
California Department of Financial Institutions website, providing information on loan associations and banks

California Department of Corporations website with information on financing and licensing

California State Board of Equalization, providing information on tax liability and property tax administration

California Department of Consumer Affairs with information on licensing requirements for business entities

Federal Rules of Civil Procedure (provided by the Cornell University Law School Legal Information Institute)

Environmental Law Resources
California Environmental Protection Agency

California Natural Resources Agency

Comprehensive Environmental Response and Clean-up Liability Act (CERCLA), explaining the statute

Entertainment and Intellectual Property Resources
U.S. Copyright Office, providing links to copyright laws and policies

U.S. Trademark Law

Motion Picture Association of America

Recording Industry Association of America

Insurance Resources
California Department of Insurance

California Insurance Code

National Association of Insurance Commissioners

Equipment Lease & Finance Resources
Equipment Leasing and Finance Association (ELFA)

National Equipment Finance Association (NEFA)

California Franchise Tax Board

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