Do I Have To Serve Filings on Opposing Counsel?

Is Electronic Filing Required?

What Do I Do If My Electronic Document Is Too Large To File?

What Happens If I Need To File a Non-Documentary or Oversized Object?

What Do I Do If I Forget to Electronically Sign My Pleading, Motion, or Other Paper?

Are Graphical Signatures Permitted on Electronically Filed Documents?

How Do I File a Pleading, Motion, or Other Paper?

How Do I File a Civil Case?

What Format Must Electronically Filed Documents Be In?

How Long Do I Have to Register as an ECF User Once I Enter an Appearance?

Is it True that there is a Judge in the Northern District of Texas that Does Not Allow Electronic Filing?

What Do I Do in an Emergency if I Can’t File a Document Electronically Using the Court’s ECF System?

What If There’s an Emergency and I Can’t File a Document Electronically Because My Computer System is Down?

Can I Submit a Filing by Fax?

Motion Practice

Can My Filing Contain More than One Pleading, Motion or other Paper?

What Time Must a Document be Electronically Filed By?

Do I Get An Extra 3 Days to Respond to a Motion Filed Electronically in the Northern District of Texas?

When Must I Meet and Confer with Opposing Counsel Before Filing My Motion?

What Must a Certificate of Conference Include?

What Motions Do Not Require a Certificate of Conference?

Do I Need to Submit a Proposed Order with My Motion?

Must I Include a Brief with My Motion or Response?

When is the Deadline to File a Response and Brief?

When is the Deadline to File a Reply Brief?

Will Oral Argument be held on a Motion?

What are the Page Limits for Briefs?

Are Sur-Replies Allowed?

When Must a Brief Include a Table of Contents and Table of Authorities?

How Is a Continuance Obtained?

When is the Deadline for Filing a Bill of Costs?

What Must a Summary Judgment Motion and Response Include?

How Many Motions for Summary Judgment May be Filed?

Can a Document be Filed Under Seal?

What Happens to Sealed Documents After the Case is Finally Disposed Of?

Must Courtesy Copies be Submitted to the Presiding Judge?

How Do I Submit a Proposed Order to the Court?

If I’m Granted Leave to File a Document, and I Already Attached The Document As An Exhibit to a Motion, Must I File It Again?


Does the Northern District of Texas have Patent Rules?

When is Local Counsel Required?

How Must Attorneys Conduct Themselves at Trial or Hearings?

Can Jurors be Contacted?