California Laws and Legal Information
Welcome to California's laws and legal information collection: state laws, court information, links to state government offices, and more.
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Welcome to Nolo's California Laws and Legal Information collection -- all of Nolo's California-specific resources in one place, links to key online information about California's government, and more.
California Code - Search or browse the official version of California's laws on the state legislature's web site.
California Laws and Legal Information - The latest California law on common legal issues, straight from Nolo:
- Changing Your Name in California
- Estate Planning: Wills | Living Wills | Living Trusts | Financial Power of Attorney
- Job Discrimination
- Judgment Liens on Property
- LLC Formation
- Marriage | Marriage Licenses and Blood Tests
- Nonprofit Corporation Formation
- Probate: Avoid Probate | Probate Shortcuts
- Property Disputes Between Neighbors
- Security Deposit Limits and Deadlines in California
- Small Claims Court in California
- Statute of Limitations (Time Limits for Filing a Lawsuit)
- Wage and Hour Laws in California
- Workplace Smoking
California Lawmakers and Elected Officials - Learn more about California politicians at the state and federal levels of government.
- California Governor
- California Attorney General
- California State Legislature: Assembly and Senate Members
- U.S. House of Representatives Members - California
- U.S. Senate Members - California
California Court Information - Learn about the California court system and find your local courthouse.
California Supreme Court Decisions - The latest written opinions from California's highest court.
California Constitution - Understand the functions and powers of California government and the rights of its citizens.
California Libraries That Carry Nolo Books - Locate a library in California that carries Nolo's legal books.
Find an Attorney in California - Locate a California lawyer for you or your small business, with Nolo's trusted Lawyer Directory:
- Los Angeles Attorneys
- San Diego Attorneys
- San Jose Attorneys
- San Francisco Attorneys
- Sacramento Attorneys
- Find an Attorney in California: Browse All Cities
Nolo Books, Software, and eForms for California
Business, LLCs & Corporations:
- The Small Business Start-Up Kit for California
- Online California LLC
- How to Form Your Own California Corporation
Family Law & Divorce:
- How to Do Your Own Divorce in California
- How to Change Your Name in California
- The Guardianship Book for California
Lawsuits, Courts & Injuries:
- California Workers' Comp
- Everybody's Guide to Small Claims Court in California
- Fight Your Ticket & Win in California
- Win Your Lawsuit
- Nolo's Guide to California Law
Real Estate & Rental Property:
- How to Buy a House in California
- Deeds for California Real Estate
- For Sale By Owner in California
- The California Landlord's Law Book: Rights and Responsibilities
- The California Landlord's Law Book: Evictions
- California Tenants' Rights
- eForm Kit for California Landlords
- California Residential Rental Agreement (Multiple Tenants)
- California Residential Rental Agreement (Single Tenant)
Wills, Trusts & Estate Planning:
Nolo's national books and forms may also come in handy for California readers. If you don't see what you're looking for here, visit Nolo's legal book and software store.