Upon the court’s receipt of the Defendant’s written Answer, the Clerk will send a Notice of Hearing before the Court Commissioner to all parties, and their respective counsel, which will be scheduled approximately 60 days from the date of the filed written Answer. Within 10 business days from the date of the Written Answer, the Plaintiff must schedule mandatory mediation with an agreed mediator, please see the Mandatory Mediation link for more details on mediation. This mediation session must be completed at least 10 business days prior to the scheduled Hearing Date.
Upon completion of the mediation:
Failure to cooperate will be grounds to grant judgment for or against the offending party.