Local Rules of Civil Procedure

LR 37 - Motions to Compel

(See Fed. R. Civ. P. 37)

LR 37-1 Requirements

Motions for an order compelling an answer, designation, production, or inspection must provide only the pertinent interrogatory, question, request, or notice of deposition, including any pertinent responses and/or objections, together with the legal arguments of the party. The requirements in LR 26-3 related to the motion title, word-count or page limits, replies, calendaring, pre-filing conferences, and certificates of conferral apply to motions to compel.

LR 37-2 Time Limits

Unless otherwise directed by the Court, the party against whom an order to compel has been entered must comply with the order within 14 days after the date of entry of the order.