Proposed Revisions to Civil Local Rules 37 & 79-5

Comment Deadline February 28, 2017

The Court has approved proposed revisions to Civil Local Rules 37 (Motions to Compel Discovery or Disclosure or for Sanctions) and 79-5 (Filing Documents Under Seal in Civil Cases) to be published for public comment.

In accordance with Fed. R. Civ. Proc. 83 and Civil L.R. 83-3, the Court invites comments from the public on the proposed revisions to these rules.

Comments regarding the proposed changes may be submitted via email no later than 5:00 p.m. (PST) on Tuesday, February 28, 2017 to clerk_of_court@cand.uscourts.gov.

View the draft rules via the embedded documents below (use arrow keys to scroll all pages or select the "full-screen" icon in the lower right of the embedded document) or download them using these links: Draft revision to Civil LR 37 | Draft revision to Civil LR 79-5

Please note that comments submitted in response to this Notice may be published on the Court's website or otherwise released to the public.

Civil L.R. 37: MOTIONS TO COMPEL DISCOVERY OR DISCLOSURE OR FOR SANCTIONS

 

Civil L.R. 79-5: FILING DOCUMENTS UNDER SEAL IN CIVIL CASES