This is a legal form that was released by the California Superior Court - a government authority operating within California. As of today, no separate filing guidelines for the form are provided by the issuing department.
Q: What is Form FL-678?
A: Form FL-678 is an order issued by the court to determine a claim of exemption or a third-party claim in a governmental case in California.
Q: When is Form FL-678 used?
A: Form FL-678 is used when someone wants to claim an exemption or assert a third-party claim in a case involving a governmental agency in California.
Q: What is a claim of exemption?
A: A claim of exemption is a request made by a person to protect certain property or income from being taken to satisfy a debt or judgment.
Q: What is a third-party claim?
A: A third-party claim is a claim made by someone other than the parties involved in the case, asserting a right to the property or income being sought in the case.
Q: How do I fill out Form FL-678?
A: You need to provide your personal information, describe the property or income you are claiming as exempt, and explain the legal basis for your claim on Form FL-678.
Q: What happens after I file Form FL-678?
A: After you file Form FL-678, the court will review your claim and make a determination as to whether the property or income should be exempt or subject to the third-party claim.
Q: Can I appeal the court's decision on Form FL-678?
A: Yes, you have the right to appeal the court's decision on Form FL-678 if you disagree with the outcome.
Q: Do I need an attorney to fill out Form FL-678?
A: It is not required, but it is recommended to consult with an attorney to ensure that you understand the legal implications of filing Form FL-678.
Download a fillable version of Form FL-678 by clicking the link below or browse more documents and templates provided by the California Superior Court.