FRAP and Local Rules

New Federal Rules of Appellate Procedure take effect December 1, 2016 and the new 10th Circuit Local Rules take effect January 1, 2017.

Important changes to the Federal Rules of Appellate Procedure take effect December 1, 2016. For additional information and to see a copy and redlined version of both the Fed. R. App. P. and the local rules please see the links below.

Local Rule Change to 10th Circuit Rule 34.1(A)(3)

The court has approved changes to local rule 34.1(A)(3) regarding when and in what form motions to postpone oral argument must be submitted. The changes take effect May 9, 2016, and will apply to calendars held after that date. Please see the memo attached here for additional information.

2016 FRAP and Local Rules (as amended May 9, 2016)

The 2016 Federal Rules of Appellate Procedure and Tenth Circuit Local Rules have been posted. Please note there are no Fed. R. App. P. changes this year. The revised and updated local rules take effect January 1, 2016.

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