Quick Links

We find these links are most frequently requested by our patrons:

  • Ventura County Superior Court Form Packets – The Ventura County Superior Court has made these packets available. Packets include needed Judicial Council forms as well as applicable local forms. Subjects include dissolution of marriage, probate, unlawful detainer filing and response.
  • Ventura County Recorder Quitclaim/Grant Deed Forms – For property in Ventura County. For more information on Quitclaim and Grant Deed forms and what they do, the Sacramento County Law Library has general descriptions of them.
  • CA Courts – Eviction/Housing Self Help – Many of our patrons are seeking assistance with evictions, also called Unlawful Detainers. This page from the California Courts contains information on eviction proceedings and tenants’ rights.
  • CA Court Forms – Judicial Council forms approved for use by the California Courts in all the individual California County Superior Courts. Check for INFO forms that explain a form’s purpose and use.
  • CA Courts Online Self Help Center – The Courts of California have a thorough self help area on their website which includes information and forms for a variety of legal topics, including: child custody, divorce, probate, landlord tenant, criminal law, name changes, and many other issues.
  • Google Scholar – Select “Case Law” to search. Google’s description of their offerings: “Currently, Google Scholar allows you to search and read published opinions of US state appellate and supreme court cases since 1950, US federal district, appellate, tax and bankruptcy courts since 1923 and US Supreme Court cases since 1791. In addition, it includes citations for cases cited by indexed opinions or journal articles which allows you to find influential cases (usually older or international) which are not yet online or publicly available.Legal opinions in Google Scholar are provided for informational purposes only and should not be relied on as a substitute for legal advice from a licensed lawyer. Google does not warrant that the information is complete or accurate.

Similarly, the links here are provided for informational purposes only and are not a substitute for legal advice.