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The Eastern District of Michigan Chapter of the Federal Bar Association is a proud leader in the legal community both locally and nationally. We serve our members and our federal bench by promoting professionalism within the Eastern District by offering continuing legal education, practical information, and opportunities to help advance the sound administration of justice.


On  March  4,  2019, the Judges of the United States District Court for the
Eastern  District  of  Michigan  approved amendments to the following local
rules, effective April 1, 2019:

·      LR 5.1  Filing of Papers
·      LR 5.1.1        Filing and Service by Electronic Means
·       LR 5.2  Service of Non-Dispositive and Dispositive Orders;
Stipulations and Orders
·      LCrR 49.1       Filing and Service by Electronic Means

Pursuant to Fed. R. Civ. P. 83, the proposed amendments were previously
published for comment.  The text of the amended rules may be found at