New District of Delaware Filing & Service Deadline

Client Alert

Effective September 1, 2022, the deadline for filing and service of documents in the U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware will move to 5:00 p.m. ET from the current deadline of 6:00 p.m. ET.  The change pertains to all documents (including, but not limited to, motions, briefs, appendices, and discovery) other than initial pleadings. The text of the change to the Court’s Revised Administrative Procedures Governing Filing and Service by Electronic Means is available here.
Our Morris Nichols team applauds this move by the Court which will improve work-life balance for both staff and attorneys.

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