LR 3.1: Civil Case Cover Sheet

(a) A person filing a complaint or other document initiating a civil action must—

(1) when filing electronically, provide the information normally entered on the civil case cover sheet, or

(2) when not filing electronically, complete and file a civil case cover sheet.

(b) The clerk will accept for filing an initiating document without a civil case cover sheet and may enlist the cooperation of counsel or a pro se party in completing the civil case cover sheet.

COMMENT: The civil case cover sheet is available at the clerk's office and the Court's web site.

July 1, 2010