Litigation Practice & Procedure Solutions
Only California litigators understand what it’s like to navigate the largest court system in the country. Whether you’re representing individuals or large corporations, CEB offers the most comprehensive California-focused coverage of the procedural and evidentiary issues that arise at all phases of litigation. Your clients depend on your skilled, knowledgeable, and zealous representation to limit the negative impacts on their lives or their businesses – CEB can give you the competitive advantage you need in order to deliver.

Legal Research Solutions

CEB’s workflow solution allows you to go beyond practice guides and case law research to focus on the quick and professional completion of specific legal tasks while understanding the broader context of your legal matter. Practitioner’s litigation coverage includes county-specific procedural guidance on general motion practice, ex parte applications, filing under seal, and more, as well as detailed workflows to guide you through every step of drafting and responding to complaints, conducting discovery, and preparing for trial. 

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CEB’s complete legal research solution. Get everything CEB offers in your practice area, starting with our authoritative practice guides covering everything from initial case assessment and investigation, to discovery, dispositive motions, settlement negotiations, trial practice, and writs and appeals. Research California, 9th Circuit, and U.S. Supreme Court cases and California statutes. Includes TrueCite™, so you can always be sure the cases you’re citing to contain good law.  

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CEB’s classic online secondary sources solution. Get CEB’s authoritative practice guides, in curated practice area libraries that meet the needs of your practice. Coverage includes everything from initial case assessment and investigation, to discovery, dispositive motions, settlement negotiations, trial practice, and writs and appeals. 

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MCLE Solutions

Your Passport offers you unlimited CLE with 24/7 access to CEB’s complete library of on-demand CLE videos, with over 600 programs and 900+ to choose from. New content is added every week, so you can be sure there’s always robust coverage of the topics and issues that are relevant to you and your practice. 

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Running out of time to shop for specific CLE programs before your compliance deadline? The Litigation Compliance Package provides 25 hours of MCLE credit and offers you a curated, vetted bundle of high-quality, timely on-demand programs that fulfill all your required compliance hours.  

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Forms Solutions

Create & file JC Forms

Essential Forms has been the most widely-used California Judicial Council Forms software for the past 30 years, and has been used by California attorneys to file more than 50 billion judicial filings. Essential Performs provides a reliable solution for lawyers to easily and efficiently create, print, store, and eFile California Judicial Council Forms and county forms.   

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Law Books

Practice Guides

Our practice guides are renowned for their authoritative content. The expert guidance from CEB’s contributors— experienced California lawyers and judges—gives you a quick and dependable starting point for your legal research. CEB practice guides are distinguished by clear and thoughtful organization and include background, guidance, checklists, select legal forms, and more. For some titles, you can also add a Forms CD to your order.  

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Forms Manuals

Our Forms Manuals put a select number of the most important and most-used forms at your fingertips. Conveniently sized, logically organized, and easy to use, they give you a head start on drafting for the most frequently encountered practice situations. Forms CDs are available as an add on.  

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Action Guides

Designed as a quick print reference, Action Guides break down complex legal tasks into manageable steps, focusing on procedures and plans that help you complete time-sensitive matters on schedule and without problems. Within each guide, you’ll find comparisons of available options, details to consider, deadlines to meet, copies of legal forms to use, and case and treatise references. 

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CEB publishes several periodicals to keep you up to date. Explore our Business Law, Real Property, and Estate Planning Reporters to learn about the newest case, legislative, and regulatory developments in your practice area.  

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