Court and Judge Rules Update: January 31 - February 6, 2024 | Practical Law

Court and Judge Rules Update: January 31 - February 6, 2024 | Practical Law

This Legal Update reports on significant changes to the local civil and criminal rules and procedures for all US federal district courts and appellate courts between January 31 and February 6, 2024. It also reports on changes to the individual civil and criminal practice rules for the judges in select district courts during this period.

Court and Judge Rules Update: January 31 - February 6, 2024

Practical Law Legal Update w-042-2603 (Approx. 4 pages)

Court and Judge Rules Update: January 31 - February 6, 2024

by Practical Law Litigation
Law stated as of 06 Feb 2024USA (National/Federal)
This Legal Update reports on significant changes to the local civil and criminal rules and procedures for all US federal district courts and appellate courts between January 31 and February 6, 2024. It also reports on changes to the individual civil and criminal practice rules for the judges in select district courts during this period.

Second Circuit

Southern District of New York

Magistrate Judge Sarah Netburn updated the information on their webpage.

Third Circuit

District of New Jersey

The US District Court for the District of New Jersey posted an order amending its local civil rules, effective March 1, 2024.
The US District Court for the District of New Jersey also posted a notice stating that it is increasing its attorney admission fee to $225.00, effective March 1, 2024.

Eastern District of Pennsylvania

Judge Michael M. Baylson posted a notice to counsel revising their pretrial and trial procedures in civil cases.
Judge John R. Padova updated their policies and procedures.

Fourth Circuit

Eastern District of North Carolina

The US District Court for the Eastern District of North Carolina posted a notice that the district will upgrade its CM/ECF system to NextGen the weekend of February 9, 2024. CM/ECF will not be available during that time.

Middle District of North Carolina

The US District Court for the Middle District of North Carolina posted an order adopting amendments to its local rules of criminal practice.
The US District Court for the Middle District of North also posted a summary and redline of amendments to its local civil rules, which will become effective April 3, 2024.

Sixth Circuit

Eastern District of Michigan

The US District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan posted an administrative order reassigning civil cases of Judge Bernard Friedman.

Seventh Circuit

Central District of Illinois

The US District Court for the Central District of Illinois updated its local rules, effective February 1, 2024.

Southern District of Indiana

The US District Court for the Southern District of Indiana updated its copy request form.

Eighth Circuit

Northern District of Iowa

The US District Court for the Northern District of Iowa posted a standing order regarding procedures for hearings on motions to suppress or dismiss in criminal cases before Magistrate Judge Kelly K.E. Mahoney.

Eastern District of Missouri

The US District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri updated its fee schedule.

Ninth Circuit

Central District of California

The US District Court for the Central District of California posted a notice of changes to the local rules that will become effective June 1, 2024.

Eastern District of California

Judge William B. Shubb updated their standard information concerning case management procedures.

District of Idaho

The US District Court for the District of Idaho updated the information on its webpage about PACER fee exemptions.

Tenth Circuit

District of Colorado

Magistrate Judge James P. O'Hara updated their civil practice standards.

Eleventh Circuit

Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals

The US Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit revised its bar membership renewal form.