Trial dates are firm. Any motion to reset a trial date shall be made at the earliest possible time.
All exhibits are to be marked and numbered before trial and copies are to be furnished to opposing counsel. Two (2) copies of exhibit lists and two (2) copies of witness lists shall be provided to the Court on the morning of the first day of trial.
Counsel are to meet before trial for the purpose of designated agreed jury instructions.
If a case has been settled, counsel are directed to immediately inform the Courtroom Deputy. Failure to inform the Courtroom Deputy of a settlement will result in the assessment of jury costs against all parties. ( Local Rule 54.2 )
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