US District Court • Southern District of New York

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2nd Circuit Judicial Misconduct Procedures

Local Rules of United States District Courts
for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York

Effective: April 15th, 1997
Includes: Amendments through January 13th, 2014

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Standing Orders

February 24, 2014

Standing Order: Electronic Devices General Purpose

Fillable Form for Electronic Devices General Purpose

January 6, 2014

In the Matter of the Appointment of Criminal Justice Act Panels for Foley Square and White Plains and Capital Case Panel

January 6, 2014

Rules 18 and 21 for the Division of Business Among District Judges of the Southern District of New York Only

December 30, 2013

Standing Order Extending Time To Answer After United States Marsha Service Effects Service On A Defendant By Mail

April 5, 2013

Standing Order In re Local Patent Rules of the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York

February 2, 2012

Standing Order of Reference Re: Title 11

October 31, 2011

In re Pilot Project Regarding Case Management Techniques for Complex Civil Cases

January 3, 2011

In Re: Cases Assigned to Mediation by Automatic Referral

October 12, 2010

In Re: Local Civil Rule 83.12 - Alternative Dispute Resolution