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Table of Contents
Federal Rule Reference - Local Rule Number
Scope of Local Rules
Federal - Local
Title and Citation 01 -  01.01
Application and Numbering of Local Rules: Local Patent Rules 81 -  01.02
Effective Date 86 -  01.03
Relationship to Prior Rules and Actions Pending on Effective Date 86 -  01.04
Modification of Time Limits 06 -  01.05
Judge Defined 01 -  01.06
Commencement of Actions
Federal - Local
Files and Filings 05 -  02.01
Forms to be Filed in Civil Cases 03 -  02.02
Cases Removed to the District Court 81 -  02.03
Demand for Jury Trial 38 -  02.04
In Forma Pauperis 03 -  02.05
Pro Se Actions 45 -  02.06
Divisional Venue 03 -  02.07
Assignment of Actions and Matters 40 -  02.08
Disclosure of Organizational Interests 03 -  02.09
The Electronic Case Record and Filing; Exemption 03 -  02.10
Signatures on Electronic Filings 11 -  02.11
Service in Electronic Cases 05 -  02.12
When Electronic Filings are Completed 83 -  02.13
Technical Failure and Filing Deadlines 06 -  02.14
Administrative Procedures for Electronic Filing 83 -  02.15
Hyperlinks in Electronically Filed Documents 07 -  02.16
Redaction of Personal Data Identifiers 05 -  02.17
Disclosure and Discovery
Federal - Local
Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 26(a)(1) 26 -  03.01
Filing of Discovery and Disclosure Materials 26 -  03.02
Interrogatories 33 -  03.03
Motions Concerning Disclosure and Discovery 37 -  03.04
Disclosure and Motions in Criminal Cases 12CR -  03.05
Motions
Federal - Local
Motions and Memoranda 07 -  04.01
Oral Argument or Testimony Regarding Civil Motions 78 -  04.02
Motions to Consolidate 42 -  04.03
Communication with the Court 07 -  04.04
Submission of Motion Package (Rule Repealed) 07 -  04.05
Differentiated Case Management
Federal - Local
Case Management Tracks 16 -  05.01
Track Information Statements 03 -  05.02
Rule 16 Scheduling Conference 16 -  05.03
Case Management Orders 16 -  05.04
Alternative Dispute Resolution
Federal - Local
Mediation and Early Neutral Evaluation 16 -  06.01
Referral to Alternative Dispute Resolution and Duties of Participants 16 -  06.02
Neutrals 16 -  06.03
Communications Concerning Alternative Dispute Resolution 16 -  06.04
Reporting Requirements 16 -  06.05
Trials
Federal - Local
Jurors and Juries 47 -  07.01
Trial Exhibits 83 -  07.02
Judgments
Federal - Local
Dismissal for Failure to Prosecute 41 -  08.01
Motions for Attorney’s Fees 54 -  08.02
Bill of Costs 54 -  08.03
Assessment of Jury Costs 41 -  08.04
Special Proceedings
Federal - Local
Bankruptcy Court Matters 81 -  09.01
Social Security Appeals 56 -  09.02
Petty Offenses 58CR -  09.03
Condemnation Cases 71A -  09.04
Admiralty Cases
Federal - Local
Scope of Admiralty Rules 09 -  10.01
Actions in Rem, Special Provisions 09 -  10.02
Actions in Rem and Quasi in Rem, General Provisions 90 -  10.03
United States Magistrate Judges
Federal - Local
General Authority of United States Magistrate Judges 73 -  11.01
Attorneys
Federal - Local
Attorney Admissions 83 -  12.01
Attorney Discipline 83 -  12.02
Attorney Admission Fee Non-Appropriated Fund 83 -  12.03
Former Law Clerks 83 -  12.04
Law Student Practice 83 -  12.05
Appointed Counsel’s Fees and Expenses in Civil Cases 83 -  12.06
Attorney’s Obligations Regarding Appeal 83 -  12.07
Miscellaneous Provisions
Federal - Local
Probation and Pretrial Services Records 32CR -  13.01
Use of Photographic and Recording Equipment 83 -  13.02
Surety on Criminal Bonds 46CR -  13.03
Deposit of Funds with the Court 67 -  13.04
Pleadings and Documents Filed Under Seal 83 -  13.05
Patent Rules
Federal - Local
Local Patent Rules
Appendix A: Stipulation For Protective Order
Appendix B: Joint Claim Construction Chart
Appendix C: Timeline of Exchange and Filing Dates