Proposed amendments to the Federal Rules of Appellate, Bankruptcy, Civil and Criminal Procedure, including Civil Rules 26 and 56 have been posted. The comment period has passed. For more information please see http://www.uscourts.gov/rules/newrules1.htm.
Eastern District of Virgina website has posted new ECF certification policy. Effective July 1, 2008, the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia (EDVA) implemented a new certification policy for electronic case filing (ECF). The new policy is as follows: We will not process the attorney online ECF registration until attorneys have completed … Read more
This is a reminder from the clerk of the court to attorneys who practice in Eastern District of Virginia. The Court would like to remind all filers that pursuant to Local Civil Rule 7(C)(2) and Local Criminal Rule 47(C)(2), counsel and parties are responsible for redacting personal identifiers from documents filed with the Court. The … Read more