Any party may on notice provided for
by LR5.3 call a motion to the attention of the court for
Any party may
also request the clerk to report on the status of any motion on file for at
least seven months without a ruling or on file and fully briefed for at least
sixty days. Such requests will be in writing. On receipt of a request the clerk
will promptly verify that the motion is pending and meets the criteria fixed by
this section. If it is not pending or does not meet the criteria, the clerk
will so notify the person making the request. If it is pending and does meet
the criteria, the clerk will thereupon notify the judge before whom the motion
is pending that a request has been received for a status report on the motion.
The clerk will not disclose the name of the requesting party to the judge. If
the judge provides information on the status of the motion, the clerk will
notify all parties. If the judge does not provide any information within ten
days of the clerk's notice to the judge, the clerk will notify all parties that
the motion is pending and that it has been called to the judge’s attention.