Notice of Proposed Amendment to 5TH CIRCUIT RULES 26, 28, 29, 31 and 32
Pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 2071, we give notice the court is considering amending 5TH CIR. R. 26, 28, 29, 31 and 32 as shown below. Additionally, the court is studying possible additional changes with respect to new word count limitations in the December 1, 2016 amendments to FRAP Rules 5, 21, 27, 28.1, 32, 35 and 40.
We will accept written comments for consideration on the proposed change through November 15, 2016:
Clerk of Court U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit ATTN: Rule Changes 600 South Maestri Place New Orleans, LA 70130
or send comments electronically to Changes@ca5.uscourts.gov
Fair Labor Lawyer by Marlene Trestman
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