United States District Court, Central District of California

Local Rules

Rule Name:Chapter:Last Revised:
F.R.Civ.P. 15. Amended and Supplemental Pleadings (Effective 1/1/10)Chapter I: Local Civil Rules, Integrated with Titles of Federal Rules of Civil Procedure01/2010

F.R.Civ.P. 15. Amended and Supplemental Pleadings

L.R. 15-1 Separate Document.1 Any proposed amended pleading must be electronically filed as a document separate from a related motion or stipulation.

L.R. 15-2 Complete Document . Every amended pleading filed as a matter of right or allowed by order of the Court shall be complete including exhibits. The amended pleading shall not refer to the prior, superseded pleading.

L.R. 15-3 Date of Service . An amended pleading allowed by order of the Court shall be deemed served upon the parties who have previously appeared on the date the motion to amend is granted or the stipulation therefor is approved. Service of amended pleadings on a party who has not previously appeared shall be made as provided in L.R. 4-1, 4-2, and 4-3.

L.R. 15-4 Manner of Filing.2 Every amended pleading shall be filed as a paper document.

1(15-1 amended, effective 1/1/10)
2(15-4 new, effective 1/1/10)