Author: pllkc

How to Present a Tort Claim against the State of Washington

The Risk Management Division (RMD) of the Washington State Office of Financial Management is required by RCW Chapter 4.92 to receive and process citizen’s standard tort claims against Washington State. The Self-Insurance Liability Program (SLIP) sets agency premiums and pays approved claims filed against state agencies. RMD objectively determines the state’s liability for claimed injuries. It fairly compensates claimants for damages when liability is supported, and denies claims when liability is unsupported.

Filing Your Lawsuit in Federal Court: A Pro Se Guide

This manual is intended to assist an individual wishing to pursue a civil action in his/her own behalf (pro se) in the United States District Court, Western District of Washington.  The Manual includes forms, information about obtaining forms from the Court’s website, and some instructions on completing the forms.

Family Law Orientation Seminar (FLO)

The Family Law Orientation (FLO) seminar is designed for people who are not represented by an attorney  It provides information on court processes, court rules, and resources that may help you with your case.  According to Local Family Law Rule 20(b), all unrepresented parties to cases filed under Revised Code of Washington (RCW) 26.09 — which includes divorce, legal separations, and major parenting plan modifications — must attend this orientation within 30 days of filing or receipt of service.  All unrepresented parties to a case must attend the FLO.