PLEASE READ THIS ENTIRE FORM
Your case has been assigned to Judge
Family Courthouse Located at: 201 North First Street, San José, CA 95113.
TO THE PETITIONER (the person who started the case): You must serve a copy of this notice on the other party.
YOU CANNOT SERVE THE OTHER PARTY YOURSELF.
TO THE RESPONDENT (the person who did not start the case): If you want to protect your rights and participate
in this case, you must file a Response with the Court within 30 days of being served.
RULES FOR THE STATUS CONFERENCE:
You must follow the California Rules of Court, the Superior Court of California, County of Santa Clara Local Family
Law Rules and you must use the correct forms. You can access the California Rules of Court and Judicial Council
forms at www.courts.ca.gov/rules.htm and the Local Family Law Rules and Local forms at www.scscourt.org
IF YOU NEED HELP:
• Please visit the Self Help section on the Court’s website at www.scscourt.org
• For a low cost consultation with a private attorney contact the Santa Clara County Bar Association at (408) 971-
6822 (or www.sccba.com
• You can also email or visit the Court’s Self Help Center:
click “Self-Help” then click “Free and Low Cost Legal Help” then click “Self Help Question
o You can leave a message at (408) 882-2926
o Visit the Self Help Center located at 201 North First Street, San José, CA 95113, Monday through
Thursday, during regular Court hours. Help is provided on a first come, first served bases.
If, after reviewing the Court’s website or other information, you would like to schedule a Status Conference to review
the status of your case and next steps to finish it, you may contact the Family Court Clerk’s office at (408) 534-5600
or visit them in person at one of the three courthouses listed above during regular Court business hours. The
purpose of the Status Conference is to review your case’s progress; it is not the date when your case is
SUPERIOR COURT OF CALIFORNIA, COUNTY OF SANTA CLARA
FOR COURT USE ONLY
CITY AND ZIP CODE:
201 North First Street, San José, CA 95113
191 North First Street
San José, California 95113
Family Justice Center
FAMILY LAW NOTICE
Dissolution /Legal Separation/Nullity/Parentage
A final Judgment will NOT be entered in your case automatically. You
must take further action to finish your case!
FM-1050 REV 08/01/16
FAMILY LAW NOTICE
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