Following are all the basic federal rules of civil procedure related to a motion for Rule 11 sanctions in the United States District Courts. For more detailed information, including local rules, on bringing a motion for Rule 11 sanctions in a specific United States District Court, please see the SmartRules United States District Court Motion for Sanctions (Non-Discovery).
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.