CORONAVIRUS COVID-19 ACCESS
TO THE COURTROOM PROCEDURES
Judge Elisabeth Espinosa has opened her VIRTUAL
COURTROOM, which you may access via the ZOOM* video conferencing platform.
THE FOLLOWING IS APPLICABLE TO ALL SELF-REPRESENTED PARTIES AND
PLEASE READ THE COVID-19 INSTRUCTIONS ATTACHED UNDER THE
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FINAL INJUNCTION HEARINGS
You will receive a
Notice of Hearing either by personal service, in the mail, or via email.
PLEASE FOLLOW THE SPECIFIC
INSTRUCTIONS ON YOUR NOTICE OF HEARING, WHICH DESCRIBE HOW TO ACCESS YOUR
ZOOM HEARING VIDEO CONFERENCE.
Video Attendance - YOU ARE REQUIRED TO ATTEND YOUR
HEARING REMOTELY USING THE ZOOM VIDEO CONFERENCING
APPLICATION. ZOOM does have a telephone call in feature, as
well, for those who are not able to access the video conference
capability. However, if you do not
have access to video conference, please contact Judge’s chambers, at least
two business days prior to your hearing date.
FOR YOUR SAFETY, DO NOT APPEAR IN PERSON AT THE COURTHOUSE: At this time, due to
the COVID-19 pandemic, you are NOT permitted to appear in person in
Email - If we have your current
email address, you will also be contacted via email with the information
you need to participate in a hearing on the ZOOM platform. This
same information will also be included on your notice of hearing. Please
contact my Judicial Assistant at firstname.lastname@example.org or my Bailiff at email@example.com to provide us with your email
address. Please include your case number in the subject line of
*ZOOM is a free video conferencing platform where all participants in a hearing, including the Judge, parties, and attorneys, are able to connect and communicate in real time utilizing audio and video on their individual devices, from their separate locations. Internet connectivity is required for ZOOM to function on your device.
ZOOM works on any device that has a camera, speaker, microphone, and internet connectivity, such as a smart phone, desktop computer, laptop computer, and/or tablet.
Please visit: Zoom.us to learn how to access and use the platform. It is FREE.
PLEASE SIGN UP FOR E-PORTAL
In order to receive a copy of any order entered by the Court in your case, you must also sign up for the e-portal under your case number at https://www.myflcourtaccess.com/default.aspx
Please follow all instructions on your Notice of
Hearing. We are committed to the continued delivery of justice in
the face of this pandemic. Thank you.
Judge Elisabeth Espinosa Contact Information Judicial Assistant – Maylen Ortega firstname.lastname@example.org Bailiff – Milton Muller email@example.com Chambers Phone: 305-349-5700PLEASE SEND
ALL EVIDENCE TO: DV51@jud11.flcourts.org