These instructions are to File on an Existing Case in the Alameda Civil Courts—meaning this case already exists in the court system.
These instructions are to Initiate a New Case in the Alameda, California Superior Civil Courts.
Starting on Tuesday, October 12, 2021, Permissive e-filing will be available for all attorneys and self-represented litigants in the Alameda Superior Court for Civil Cases. It will become mandatory for all attorneys on January 1, 2022. Self-represented litigants will not be required to file documents electronically at that time but will be encouraged to do so.