You are here

Local Rules

Click here for complete local rules PDF document
Click here for Revision History


Table of Contents
Federal Rule Reference - Local Rule Number
Admiralty Cases
sort descending Federal - Local
Actions in Rem and Quasi in Rem, General Provisions 90 -  10.03
Actions in Rem, Special Provisions 09 -  10.02
Scope of Admiralty Rules 09 -  10.01
Commencement of Actions
sort descending Federal - Local
Administrative Procedures for Electronic Filing 83 -  02.15
Assignment of Actions and Matters 40 -  02.08
Cases Removed to the District Court 81 -  02.03
Demand for Jury Trial 38 -  02.04
Disclosure of Organizational Interests 03 -  02.09
Divisional Venue 03 -  02.07
Files and Filings 05 -  02.01
Forms to be Filed in Civil Cases 03 -  02.02
Hyperlinks in Electronically Filed Documents 07 -  02.16
In Forma Pauperis 03 -  02.05
Pro Se Actions 45 -  02.06
Redaction of Personal Data Identifiers 05 -  02.17
Service in Electronic Cases 05 -  02.12
Signatures on Electronic Filings 11 -  02.11
Technical Failure and Filing Deadlines 06 -  02.14
The Electronic Case Record and Filing; Exemption 03 -  02.10
When Electronic Filings are Completed 83 -  02.13
Patent Rules
sort descending Federal - Local
Appendix A: Stipulation For Protective Order
Appendix B: Joint Claim Construction Chart
Appendix C: Timeline of Exchange and Filing Dates
Local Patent Rules
Scope of Local Rules
sort descending Federal - Local
Application and Numbering of Local Rules: Local Patent Rules 81 -  01.02
Effective Date 86 -  01.03
Judge Defined 01 -  01.06
Modification of Time Limits 06 -  01.05
Relationship to Prior Rules and Actions Pending on Effective Date 86 -  01.04
Title and Citation 01 -  01.01
Attorneys
sort descending Federal - Local
Appointed Counsel’s Fees and Expenses in Civil Cases 83 -  12.06
Attorney Admission Fee Non-Appropriated Fund 83 -  12.03
Attorney Admissions 83 -  12.01
Attorney Discipline 83 -  12.02
Attorney’s Obligations Regarding Appeal 83 -  12.07
Former Law Clerks 83 -  12.04
Law Student Practice 83 -  12.05
Judgments
sort descending Federal - Local
Assessment of Jury Costs 41 -  08.04
Bill of Costs 54 -  08.03
Dismissal for Failure to Prosecute 41 -  08.01
Motions for Attorney’s Fees 54 -  08.02
Special Proceedings
sort descending Federal - Local
Bankruptcy Court Matters 81 -  09.01
Condemnation Cases 71A -  09.04
Petty Offenses 58CR -  09.03
Social Security Appeals 56 -  09.02
Differentiated Case Management
sort descending Federal - Local
Case Management Orders 16 -  05.04
Case Management Tracks 16 -  05.01
Rule 16 Scheduling Conference 16 -  05.03
Track Information Statements 03 -  05.02
Motions
sort descending Federal - Local
Communication with the Court 07 -  04.04
Motions and Memoranda 07 -  04.01
Motions to Consolidate 42 -  04.03
Oral Argument or Testimony Regarding Civil Motions 78 -  04.02
Submission of Motion Package (Rule Repealed) 07 -  04.05
Alternative Dispute Resolution
sort descending Federal - Local
Communications Concerning Alternative Dispute Resolution 16 -  06.04
Mediation and Early Neutral Evaluation 16 -  06.01
Neutrals 16 -  06.03
Referral to Alternative Dispute Resolution and Duties of Participants 16 -  06.02
Reporting Requirements 16 -  06.05
Miscellaneous Provisions
sort descending Federal - Local
Deposit of Funds with the Court 67 -  13.04
Pleadings and Documents Filed Under Seal 83 -  13.05
Probation and Pretrial Services Records 32CR -  13.01
Surety on Criminal Bonds 46CR -  13.03
Use of Photographic and Recording Equipment 83 -  13.02
Disclosure and Discovery
sort descending Federal - Local
Disclosure and Motions in Criminal Cases 12CR -  03.05
Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 26(a)(1) 26 -  03.01
Filing of Discovery and Disclosure Materials 26 -  03.02
Interrogatories 33 -  03.03
Motions Concerning Disclosure and Discovery 37 -  03.04
United States Magistrate Judges
sort descending Federal - Local
General Authority of United States Magistrate Judges 73 -  11.01
Trials
sort descending Federal - Local
Jurors and Juries 47 -  07.01
Trial Exhibits 83 -  07.02