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Eastern District of Pennsylvania Federal Practice Rules Annotated

Before breaking the rules, learn them with the Eastern District of Pennsylvania Federal Practice Rules Annotated. Author and attorney, Peter Vaira, provides an insider's perspective into the operations, practices and procedures of Pennsylvania's Eastern District.
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This title includes:

•  An up-to-date guide to case law interpreting and applying the Court’s Local Rules
•  An analysis of the history and development of the Rules and their relationship to Pennsylvania state practice
•  Practical tips on compliance with the Rules and on interacting with the Court’s ancillary officers such as the Court Clerk, United States Probation Office and United States Marshals Service
•  An invaluable overview of individual variations in practice and procedure among the Court’s Judges and Magistrates
•  Full text of the following: the Eastern District's Local Civil and Criminal Rules, Local Admiralty Rules and the new Local Bankruptcy Rules, with amendments; the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, Criminal Procedure, Evidence, and Appellate Procedure; and the Third Circuit Local Rules, Internal Operating Procedures and Disciplinary Rules
•  Clerk's Office Procedure Handbook and Telephone Directory for Judges, Magistrate Judges, the Clerk's Office, the Probation Office and Pretrial Services

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Table of Contents

YEAR IN REVIEW

LOCAL RULES OF CIVIL PROCEDURE

Rule 1.1 EFFECTIVE DATE; REVOCATION OF PRIOR RULES

Rule 1.1.1 STANDING ORDERS; EFFECT UPON

Rule 3.2 TRANSFERS PURSUANT TO 28 U.S.C. § 1404(A)

Rule 4.1 SPECIAL APPOINTMENT FOR SERVICE OF PROCESS

Rule 4.1.1 LIS PENDENS

Rule 4.1.2 SUMMONS ENFORCEMENT PROCEEDINGS PURSUANT TO 26 U.S.C. §§ 7402(B) AND 7604(A)

Rule 5.1 APPEARANCES

Rule 5.1.1 PLEADING CLAIM FOR UNLIQUIDATED DAMAGES

Rule 5.1.2 ELECTRONIC CASE FILING

Rule 5.1.3. EXCLUDED PERSONAL IDENTIFIERS

Rule 5.1.5 DOCUMENTS FILED UNDER SEAL

Rule 7.1 MOTION PRACTICE

Rule 7.4 NOTICES; STIPULATIONS

Rule 9.3 PETITIONS FOR WRIT OF HABEAS CORPUS AND MOTIONS PURSUANT TO 28 U.S.C. § 2255

Rule 9.4 PETITIONS UNDER 28 U.S.C. §2254 AND MOTIONS TO VACATE SENTENCE UNDER 28 U.S.C. §2255 IN DEATH PENALTY CASES

Rule 14.1 TIME OF MOTION TO JOIN THIRD PARTY

Rule 16.1 PRETRIAL PROCEDURE

Rule 16.2 CIVIL CASES EXEMPT FROM ISSUANCE OF A SCHEDULING ORDER

Rule 23.1 CLASS ACTIONS

Rule 26.1 DISCOVERY

Rule 39.1 SUMMATIONS BY ATTORNEY

Rule 39.3 RECORDS, FILES AND EXHIBITS

Rule 39.3.1 VIDEO TAPES

Rule 40.1 ASSIGNMENT OF COURT BUSINESS

Rule 40.1.1 EMERGENCY JUDGE

Rule 40.3 CALENDAR CONTROL: OPERATING PROCEDURES

Rule 40.3.1 CALENDAR REVIEW

Rule 41.1 DISMISSAL AND ABANDONMENT OF ACTIONS

Rule 41.2 MINORS, INCAPACITATED PERSONS, AND DECEDENTS' ESTATES

Rule 43.1 CONDUCT OF TRIALS

Rule 43.1.1 ATTACHMENTS FOR WITNESSES

Rule 45.1 SUBPOENAS FOR TRIAL

Rule 45.1.1 APPEARANCE OF JUDICIAL OFFICER OF THIS COURT AS CHARACTER WITNESS

Rule 48.1 JURY

Rule 53.1 MARSHAL'S SALES

Rule 53.2 ARBITRATION - THE SPEEDY CIVIL TRIAL

Rule 53.2.1 COURT-ANNEXED MEDIATION (Early Settlement Conference) [Repealed]

Rule 53.3. ALTERNATIVE DISPUTE RESOLUTION

Rule 54.1 COSTS: SECURITY FOR, TAXATION, PAYMENT

Rule 56.1 JUDGMENTS PURSUANT TO WARRANT OF ATTORNEY

Rule 67.1 BAIL, SURETIES AND SECURITY

Rule 67.2 DEPOSITS IN COURT

Rule 72.1 UNITED STATES MAGISTRATE JUDGES

Rule 83.3 BROADCASTING, FILMING AND RECORDING IN COURTROOMS AND APPURTENANT AREAS

Rule 83.5 ADMISSION TO PRACTICE

Rule 83.5.1 STUDENT PRACTICE RULE
Rule 83.5.2 ASSOCIATE COUNSEL

Rule 83.6 RULES OF ATTORNEY CONDUCT

Rule 83.6.1 EXPEDITION OF COURT BUSINESS

LOCAL RULES OF CRIMINAL PROCEDURE

Rule 1.1 ADOPTION OF RULES; EFFECTIVE DATE

Rule 1.2 APPLICABILITY AND EFFECT OF LOCAL RULES

Rule 6.1 THE GRAND JURY

Rule 10.1 ARRAIGNMENT AND PLEA

Rule 12.1 PRETRIAL MOTION PRACTICE

Rule 16.1 PRETRIAL DISCOVERY AND INSPECTION

Rule 17.1.1 STATUS CALLS AND PRETRIAL CONFERENCES: COMPLEX CASES

Rule 24.1 CONTACT WITH JURORS

Rule 32.1 LOAN OF PRESENTENCE INVESTIGATION REPORT TO U.S. PAROLE COMMISSION AND U.S. BUREAU OF PRISONS

Rule 32.2 SENTENCE LIEN ON BAIL DEPOSIT

Rule 32.3 PRESENTENCE INVESTIGATIONS AND TIME LIMITS

Rule 40.1 PROCEEDINGS IN REMOVAL CASES

Rule 41.1 WIRE INTERCEPTION AND INTERCEPTION OF ORAL COMMUNICATIONS

Rule 44.1 FILING APPEARANCE OF ATTORNEYS

Rule 47.1 MOTIONS FOR JUDGMENT OF ACQUITTAL, NEW TRIAL AND ARREST OF JUDGMENT

Rule 50.1 ASSIGNMENT OF CRIMINAL BUSINESS

Rule 50.2 UNITED STATES MAGISTRATE JUDGES

Rule 53.1 RELEASE OF INFORMATION BY ATTORNEYS AND COURT HOUSE PERSONNEL IN CRIMINAL CASES

Rule 53.2 ELECTRONIC CASE FILE PRIVACY

Rule 58.1 FORFEITURE OF COLLATERAL IN LIEU OF APPEARANCE AND MANDATORY COURT APPEARANCE

APPENDICES

Eastern District Standing Orders

Local Rules of Admiralty Practice

Local Rules of Bankruptcy Practice

Federal Rules of Civil Procedure

Federal Rules of Criminal Procedure

Federal Rules of Evidence

Federal Rules of Appellate Procedure

Attorney Disciplinary Enforcement Rules

UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE THIRD CIRCUIT

Local Appellate Rules

Internal Operating Procedures