(a) Service. Except in the case of an emergency or
unless otherwise ordered, written notice of the intent to present a motion, or
an objection to a magistrate judge’s order or report under F.
R.Civ.P. 72, specifying the date on which the motion or objection is to be
presented, a copy of the motion or objection and any accompanying documents
must be served as follows:
(1) Personal service. Personal service must be accomplished
no later than 4:00 p.m. of the second business day preceding the date of
presentment. Personal service shall include actual delivery within the time
specified by this section by a service organization providing for delivery
within a specified time (e.g., overnight service) or by electronic transmission
pursuant to F. R.Civ.P. 5(b)(2)(D) and 5(b)(3).
(2) Mail service. Where the service is by mail, the
notice and documents shall be mailed at least seven days before the date of
presentment. Ex parte motions and agreed motions or objections may be presented
(b) Presentment. Every motion or objection shall be
accompanied by a notice of presentment specifying the date and time on which,
and judge before whom, the motion or objection is to be presented. The date of
presentment shall be not more than 14 days following the date on which the
motion or objection is delivered to the court pursuant to LR78.1.
2, 2002; March 27, 2003; November 19, 2009