Remote Court Proceedings

Please note: Administrative Order JB-21-05, effective October 4, 2021, provides that many trial court proceedings to be conducted remotely, by video and telephone. See also PPMO-SJC-1 and PPMO-SJC-2 for additional information regarding remote proceedings.

Remote video proceedings via Zoom

Parties will be notified by the clerk's office if their hearing is scheduled via Zoom.

If a court is closed due to inclement weather, all court events, including but not limited to remote events such as I/Cs, remote criminal and civil hearings, mediations, and settlement conferences are also postponed. Please note, however, that remote traffic trials (for traffic infraction cases) will proceed as scheduled unless the Violations Bureau is listed below as closed. During inclement weather, please check the court alerts page.

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Telephonic hearings

Parties who receive a notice of hearing to be conducted by video may be permitted to participate by phone if they do not have access to the internet. Please notify the clerk's office where your case is scheduled as soon as possible if you need to join by phone.

Before joining a proceeding

Review the following documents before joining a remote video proceeding:

Learn more about Zoom

For information about the Zoom video conferencing platform, please visit https://zoom.us.