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CM/ECF User Manual

Appendix C - Motion Types

 

Civil Motion Types

0ex1 – Ex Parte Docket Entry & Document ONLY use with other selection
0ex2 – Ex Parte Document ONLY use with other selection
Amend Complaint/Petition
Amend/Correct
Appeal in Forma Pauperis
Appear
Appear as Amicus Curiae
Appear Pro Hac Vice
Application for CM/ECF Registration as a Self-Represented Party
Application for Leave to Proceed IFP
Application for Order
Application for Stay of Execution 
Appoint
Appoint Counsel
Approve Consent Judgment
Attorney Fees 
Attorney Fees - EAJA
Bifurcate
Bill of Costs
Bond
Certificate of Appealability
Certify Class
Change/Transfer Venue
Clarify
Compel
Consolidate
Continue
Continue Bankruptcy Appeal Deadlines
Declaratory Judgment 
Default Entry
Default Judgment
Deposit Funds — Interpleader (28 USC Section 1335)
Deposit Funds — Non-Interpleader
Directed Verdict
Disbursement of Funds
Disclosure
Discovery/Inspection
Dismiss -
Dismiss for Failure to State a Claim -
Dismiss/Frivolous -
Dismiss/Lack of Jurisdiction 
Dismiss/Lack of Prosecution 
Disqualification of Counsel
Enforce Judgment
Expedite
Extend Filing Fee Deferral or Waive Filing Fee (28 USC 1916)
Extension of Discovery & PTO Deadlines
Extension of Time
Extension of Time to Answer a Complaint /Petition
Extension of Time to File Objection to F&R
Extension of Time to File Response to Objection to F&R
Extension of Time to File Response/Reply to a Motion
File Excess Pages
Forfeiture of Property
Hearing
In Limine
Interpleader Disbursement (28 U.S.C. Section 1335)
Intervene
Intra-District Transfer
Issuance
Joinder
Judgment
Judgment Debtor Exam
Judgment NOV 
Judgment of Forfeiture
Judgment on Partial Findings
Judgment on the Pleadings
Leave
Leave to Appeal
Limited Admission
Mistrial
More Definite Statement
Motion – Miscellaneous
Motion for Order to Disclose Miscellaneous Proceedings
New Trial
Objections to Magistrate Judge's Order
Oral Motion
Order
Order to Show Cause
Permanent Injunction -
Petition for Return of Property
Preliminary Injunction 
Produce
Protective Order
Quash
Reassign Case
Reconsideration
Recuse
Redact Transcript
Refer to Special Master
Reference
Reimbursement of Out of Pocket Expenses (Pro Bono)
Release
Release of Bond Obligation
Release of Funds
Remand
Reopen
Request for Judicial Notice
Rule 54b Judgment
Sale
Sanctions
Service by Publication
Set Aside
Set Aside Default Judgment
Set Aside Judgment
Settlement
Sever
Stay
Strike
Substitute Attorney
Substitute Document
Substitute Party
Summary Judgment 
Summary Judgment - Partial
Supplement
Temporary Restraining Order
Unseal Case
Unseal Document
Vacate
Withdraw
Withdraw Reference
Withdraw/Substitute Attorney
Writ
Writ of Entry
Writ of Habeas Corpus ad testificandum
 

Criminal Motion Types

0ex1 – Ex Parte Docket Entry & Document ONLY use with other selection
0ex2 – Ex Parte Document ONLY use with other selection
Amend/Correct
Appeal In Forma Pauperis
Appear Pro Hac Vice
Appoint Counsel
Appoint Expert
Authorization
Bail Pending Appeal
Bifurcate
Bill of Particulars
Brady Materials
Certificate of Appealability
Change Venue
Compel
Competency Examination
Consolidate
Continue / Reset
Deposit Funds
Disbursement of Funds
Disclosure
Discovery (See also Request for Discovery which
does not pend as a motion
)
Dismiss
Dismiss/Speedy Trial  
Disqualification of Counsel
Downward Departure
Early Termination of Probation/Supervised Release
Excludable Delay
Exonerate Bond
Expedite
Extension of Time
Forfeiture
Franks Hearing
Government Agent to Retain Rough Note
Grand Jury Transcript
Handwriting Exemplars
Hearing
Identify
In Limine
Inspect
Joinder
Judgment Debtor Exam
Judgment of Acquittal
Judicial Recommend Against Deportation
Leave to File
Medical Exam/Treatment
Mistrial
Modify Conditions of Release
New Trial
Oral Motion
Order
Participation in Voir Dire
Produce
Protective Order
Psychiatric Exam/Treatment
Quash
Reconsideration
Recuse
Redact Transcript
Reduce Sentence
Reduce Sentence — USSC Amendment
Reduce Sentence / Cocaine Amendment
Release from Custody
Release of Funds/Return of Property
Reserve Right to File Additional Motions
Revoke
Sanctions
Set Aside
Sever
Strike
Subpoenas and Witness Fees at Government Expense
Substitute Attorney
Suppress
Unseal Case
Unseal Document
Vacate or Correct Sentence (2255)
Vacate or Correct Sentence (2255) - Amended
Warrant
Withdraw Attorney
Withdraw Document
Withdraw Plea of Guilty
Withdraw Plea of Nolo Contendere
Writ of Habeas Corpus ad prosequendum
Writ of Habeas Corpus ad testificandum


 

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