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Eighth District Court Rule Amendment

Amendment to Eighth District Court Rule 2.34

As of January 17, 2012, the Eighth Judicial District court has modified rule 2.34, regarding discovery disputes, conferences, motions and stays for civil cases. A new subsection, subsection “h” has been added to the rule. Per the new subsection, attorneys are now required to indicate in a joint conference report if they would like to participate in  settlement conference, and if they do, to provide five dates of availability that are at least 90 days after filing of the case conference report. All settlement conferences will be set for 10:30 a.m. Tuesday through Friday.

As of January 17, attorney should use this joint case conference report.