United States District Court, Eastern District of Virginia Proposed Amendments to Local Rules The Electronic Case Filing Policies and Procedures manual has been amended pursuant to Local Civil Rule 1 and Local Criminal Rule 1 to provide for electronic filing of transcripts of proceedings. Therefore, the present amendments to Local Civil Rule 80 and Local … Read more
This information might be helpful for some people who needs attorney services. I found this article on California Bar website. The go-to legal source for thousands of poor people who have lost their homes or jobs — or both — in these convulsive economic times has been legal aid, and the lawyers who advocate for … Read more
United States District Court, Northern District of California has posted a notice on their website concerning the recent revisions to their Local Rules. Civil Local Rule 77-3 is effective as of February 17, 2009 Civil Local Rule 3-2 and 5-1 are effective as of March 17, 2009 but are not implemented at this time. A … Read more
Chapter Three of the Massachusettes Rules of the Supreme Judicial Court is amended as follows: Rule 3:01: By striking out in Section 1 the words “Applications for Admission,” and inserting in lieu thereof the words: – Filing Requirements for Admission Rule 3:01: By striking out subsections 1.1, 1.2 and 1.3 and inserting in lieu thereof … Read more
The Supreme Court has scheduled a hearing on Supreme Court Committee reports for Tuesday, May 19, 2009, in the Supreme Court courtroom, Hughes Justice Complex, Trenton. The hearing will begin at 9:00 a.m. and will cover the following 2007-2009 reports previously published and posted for comment: Committee on Complementary Dispute Resolution (CDR) Criminal Practice Committee … Read more
On March 26, 2009, the Supreme Court approved amendments to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure. Among the amendments are changes to Rules 13, 15, 48 and new Federal Rule 62.1.
Effective December 1, 2009, amendments to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure will change some timing requirements and the way deadlines are calculated. For up to date information regarding deadlines for litigation documents, see SmartRules.com.