News & Announcements: 08/2022

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.

Wed, 2022-08-17

The U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia has entered a Tenth Amendment to General Order 20-04 that further extends its authorization of video and telephone conferencing in certain criminal proceedings due to COVID-19. A copy...

Mon, 2022-08-15

The Judicial Conference Committee on Rules of  Practice and Procedure has posted proposed amendments and invites comments by February 16, 2023.  More details are in the official announcement found...

Thu, 2022-08-04

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit has proposed amendments to its local rules and invites comments by September 2, 2022.  More details are in the official notice available here...

Wed, 2022-08-03

The United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia has proposed an amendment to its local patent rules and invites comments by September 2, 2022.  More details are in the official notice available...

Wed, 2022-08-03

The U. S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia has entered an amendment to General Order 21-04 regarding courthouse entrance screening and mask requirements.  This order updates the mask requirements previously outlined in General...

Wed, 2022-08-03

Beginning Monday August 8th, 2022, the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals is moving its library staff from the library on the 23rd floor of the Richard B. Russell Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse to the Eleventh Circuit library in the Tuttle...

Tue, 2022-08-02

The United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia and the Atlanta Chapter of the Federal Bar Association will host a free, one-hour professionalism CLE on Thursday, September 1, from 11:00 to 12:00 p.m. at the Richard B....