Many local laws and courts have been affected by COVID-19. Please use the search for legal help tool to find a legal aid organization or self help center near you for accurate information and more support.
If you cannot afford the filing fee or other court costs, you may qualify to have these fees and costs waived by the court.
Read about where to file your lawsuit or case. Information on jurisdiction and venue.
Whatever the reason, you have the right to represent yourself, to be your own lawyer in all cases in California.
The Constitution; Executive and Administrative Laws; County, Appellate, Supreme Court, and Federal Districts; State Legislation; and Legal Guides.
Browse through the statewide disability rights advocacy organization's publications, which cover many areas of the law.
Looking for something specific? Search using key terms.
Service animals, employment, government, and public accommodation.
This section will give you general guidelines for how to best prepare yourself for court.
Some organizations must accommodate walkers, canes, crutches, braces, power wheelchairs, scooters, and segways.
Public and private entities must provide aids and services to facilitate understanding for individuals with disabilities.
Where are they allowed and under what conditions?
This booklet will tell you about: laws that protect voters with disabilities, how to register to vote, voting materials to help you vote, and how to vote.
All hearing aids sold in California have a 3-day warranty.