Civil Litigation Reference Materials

Alternative Dispute Resolution Overview
Overview of California Civil Procedure
California Courts Self-Help Center: What To Do if You Are Being Sued
MAPC Memo: How to Avoid Personal Liability when Signing a Business Contract

Federal Laws and Regulations
Code of Federal Regulations
U.S. Code

California Laws and Regulations
California Code of Regulations
California Statutes

Los Angeles County Superior Court Civil Litigation Forms
Orange County Superior Court Civil Forms
California Court Forms
United States District Court: Central District of California Civil Forms

Helpful Links
California Secretary of State Business Entity Lookup
Los Angeles County Fictitious Business Name Search
Orange County Fictitious Business Name Search
Orange County Superior Court Civil Case Access & Search

Investigation Resources
National Association of Legal Investigators Links

Let’s Not Make A Deal: A Study of Risks of Statutory Offers to Compromise Under California Code of Civil Procedure Section 998

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