Form CIV-020 "Notice of Intent to Appear by Telephone" - California

What Is Form CIV-020?

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.

Form Details:

  • Released on January 1, 2016;
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CIV-020
ATTORNEY OR PARTY WITHOUT ATTORNEY:
STATE BAR NO.:
NAME:
FIRM NAME:
STREET ADDRESS:
CITY:
STATE:
ZIP CODE:
TELEPHONE NO.:
FAX NO. (if available):
E-MAIL ADDRESS (if available):
ATTORNEY FOR (name):
SUPERIOR COURT OF CALIFORNIA, COUNTY OF
STREET ADDRESS:
MAILING ADDRESS:
CITY AND ZIP CODE:
BRANCH NAME:
PLAINTIFF/PETITIONER:
DEFENDANT/RESPONDENT:
CASE NUMBER:
NOTICE OF INTENT TO APPEAR BY TELEPHONE
1.
Party intending to appear by telephone is
Plaintiff/Petitioner
(name):
Defendant/Respondent
(name):
Other
(name):
.
The conference, hearing, or proceeding is for (describe):
2
set on (date):
at (time):
in (department):
before (name of judicial officer, if known):
Date:
(TYPE OR PRINT NAME)
(SIGNATURE)
See Code of Civil Procedure section 367.5 and California Rules of Court, rule 3.670 to determine if a conference,
hearing, or proceeding is one generally considered appropriate for telephone appearance. Note that a court may
determine on a hearing-by-hearing basis that a personal appearance is required. (Code Civ. Proc., § 367.5(c).)
This form is intended only to provide written notice to a court and parties as provided in rule 3.670(h) of the California
Rules of Court. Check with the court to determine how to make arrangements for telephone services for an
appearance either directly with the court or through a court-appointed vendor.
Read California Rules of Court, rule 3.670(h) to determine when you have to file and serve notice of the intent to appear
by telephone. There are different deadlines depending upon the circumstances:
(1)
On a regularly noticed hearing, notice must be given at least two court days before the appearance (Cal. Rules of
Court, rule 3.670(h)(1)(B)) or, after receiving notice that another party will be appearing telephonically, by noon on
the court day before the appearance (Cal. Rules of Court, rule 3.670(h)(2)).
(2)
On an ex parte application, notice must be given by an applicant by 10:00 a.m. two court days before the hearing
(Cal. Rules of Court, rule 3.670(h)(3)(B)). Any party other than an applicant may give notice by 2:00 p.m. or the
"close of business" (as that term is defined in rule 2.251) whichever is earlier, on the court day before an ex parte
appearance. (Cal. Rules of Court, rule 3.670(h)(4).)
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Form Approved for Optional Use
Code of Civil Procedure, § 367.5;
NOTICE OF INTENT TO APPEAR BY TELEPHONE
Judicial Council of California
Cal. Rules of Court, rule 3.670
CIV-020 [Rev. January 1, 2016]
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CIV-020
ATTORNEY OR PARTY WITHOUT ATTORNEY:
STATE BAR NO.:
NAME:
FIRM NAME:
STREET ADDRESS:
CITY:
STATE:
ZIP CODE:
TELEPHONE NO.:
FAX NO. (if available):
E-MAIL ADDRESS (if available):
ATTORNEY FOR (name):
SUPERIOR COURT OF CALIFORNIA, COUNTY OF
STREET ADDRESS:
MAILING ADDRESS:
CITY AND ZIP CODE:
BRANCH NAME:
PLAINTIFF/PETITIONER:
DEFENDANT/RESPONDENT:
CASE NUMBER:
NOTICE OF INTENT TO APPEAR BY TELEPHONE
1.
Party intending to appear by telephone is
Plaintiff/Petitioner
(name):
Defendant/Respondent
(name):
Other
(name):
.
The conference, hearing, or proceeding is for (describe):
2
set on (date):
at (time):
in (department):
before (name of judicial officer, if known):
Date:
(TYPE OR PRINT NAME)
(SIGNATURE)
See Code of Civil Procedure section 367.5 and California Rules of Court, rule 3.670 to determine if a conference,
hearing, or proceeding is one generally considered appropriate for telephone appearance. Note that a court may
determine on a hearing-by-hearing basis that a personal appearance is required. (Code Civ. Proc., § 367.5(c).)
This form is intended only to provide written notice to a court and parties as provided in rule 3.670(h) of the California
Rules of Court. Check with the court to determine how to make arrangements for telephone services for an
appearance either directly with the court or through a court-appointed vendor.
Read California Rules of Court, rule 3.670(h) to determine when you have to file and serve notice of the intent to appear
by telephone. There are different deadlines depending upon the circumstances:
(1)
On a regularly noticed hearing, notice must be given at least two court days before the appearance (Cal. Rules of
Court, rule 3.670(h)(1)(B)) or, after receiving notice that another party will be appearing telephonically, by noon on
the court day before the appearance (Cal. Rules of Court, rule 3.670(h)(2)).
(2)
On an ex parte application, notice must be given by an applicant by 10:00 a.m. two court days before the hearing
(Cal. Rules of Court, rule 3.670(h)(3)(B)). Any party other than an applicant may give notice by 2:00 p.m. or the
"close of business" (as that term is defined in rule 2.251) whichever is earlier, on the court day before an ex parte
appearance. (Cal. Rules of Court, rule 3.670(h)(4).)
Page 1 of 1
Form Approved for Optional Use
Code of Civil Procedure, § 367.5;
NOTICE OF INTENT TO APPEAR BY TELEPHONE
Judicial Council of California
Cal. Rules of Court, rule 3.670
CIV-020 [Rev. January 1, 2016]
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