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CM/ECF, the electronic case filing system for the United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia, will be unavailable from approximately 8:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. More »
The Judicial Conference Advisory Committees on Appellate, Bankruptcy, Civil, and Evidence Rules have proposed amendments to the following rules: More »
The Judicial Conference approved and implemented a new 3-day transcript rate. The rate is now in effect. More »
Residents of the Northern District of Georgia continue to receive fraudulent phone calls claiming that the victim failed to appear for jury duty in federal court.  The scammer tells the victim that...
Beginning on June 18, 2018, the Northern District of Georgia will increase the permitted size of individual electronic files uploaded to the Court's CM/ECF system from 20 MB to 25 MB.  This change...
Revisions to Local Patent Rule 2.1(d), which addresses sealed filings, are now in effect.  The full text of the revised rule is available here....
New Local Rule 3.4 and new Local Patent Rule 1.4, which contain requirements for parties to complete and file AO Form 120 or AO Form 121, as applicable, in appropriate patent, copyright, and tradem...
Revisions to the following Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, Federal Rules of Evidence, and Federal Rules of Appellate Procedure became effective on December 1, 2017: More »

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