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.