LR 72 - Magistrate Judges: Pretrial Order
LR 72-1 Pretrial Authority (See 28 U.S.C. § 636(b))
The Court designates every Magistrate Judge to conduct all pretrial proceedings authorized by 28 U.S.C. § 636(b) and Fed. R. Civ. P. 72 without further designation or assignment.
|1. The District of Oregon includes Magistrate Judges in the random assignment of new civil case filings.
|2. When selected as the assigned judge, the Magistrate Judge will be the presiding judicial officer and will conduct all pretrial proceedings in accordance with Fed. R. Civ. P. 72.
|3. Magistrate Judges may modify scheduling orders issued by other judges.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 14, 2017