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Effective December 15, 2011
Local Rules as amended December 15, 2011 (pdf)
Memorandum re: Amendments to the Local Rules of Practice effective December 1, 2011 (pdf)
Effective November 1, 2011
General Order 11-03 re: Replacement of bar exam with federal practice seminar.
Effective June 21, 2011
Memorandum re: Amendments to the Local Rules of Practice effective June 21, 2011 (pdf)
General Order 11-01 re: Courtroom and Courthouse Security and Decorum (pdf)
Effective June 1, 2010
Local Patent Rules effective June 1, 2010 (pdf)
General Order 10-03 re: Adoption of Local Patent Rules (pdf)
Local Rules Committee Members - Suggestions for amendments to the local rules of this Court may be made in writing at any time to the Chair or Secretary of the Committee. The current chair and secretary are shown in the roster.