News & Announcements: 11/2016

Check this page, or the News and Announcements box on the homepage, for the latest official news and announcements released by the court. You can also access archived news and announcements from this page.

Thu, 2016-11-10

As of December 1, 2016, Fed. R. Civ. P. 6(d) and Fed. R. Crim. P. 45(c) have been amended to eliminate the additional three days to act in response to a filing served by electronic means.  Consistent with this change, the Northern District of...

Wed, 2016-11-09

The Northern District of Georgia has proposed amendments to Local Rule 67.1, which governs registry and other funds in the custody of the Clerk of Court.  Notice of the proposed amendments, which includes both clean and redlined versions of the...

Wed, 2016-11-02

On Friday, November 25th and Friday, December 23rd, the Rome, Gainesville, and Newnan courthouses of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia will be closed.  The Richard B. Russell Federal Building and United States...