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Motion Practice

Scheduling Motions
The court hears motions on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday at 9:15 AM

Parties must comply with Judge Gettleman's
motion practice .

Please read Judge Gettleman's Standing Order carefully and note that it differs in some respects from the Local Rules. To the extent that it does, follow the Standing Order.

Unless the court has told a party it need not appear, counsel is expected to be present whether or not the motion is agreed. Counsel should call (312) 435-5544 after 3:00 p.m. on the day prior to the date set for the motion to see if appearance is necessary.

A courtesy copy of motions and all related papers must be dropped off in Chambers 1788 and served by 4:30 p.m. at least three working days prior to the date of the hearing of the motion.

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