Beginning on May 1, 2017, the District of Arizona will be participating in a three-year pilot project, known as the "Mandatory Initial Discovery Pilot Project", which will study whether requiring parties in civil cases to respond to a series of standard discovery requests before undertaking other discovery will reduce the cost and delay of civil litigation.  Only cases filed on or after May 1, 2017, are subject to the pilot.  The pilot project was proposed by the Advisory Committee on the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, has been approved...

The U.S. Probation Department is seeking a vendor to provide substance abuse treatment on the Havasupai Reservation.  This announcement is for a Blanket Purchase Agreement.  Interested parties should contact Donna Salazar, Contracts Administrator, at donna_salazar@azd.uscourts.gov or 520-631-5135, no later than May 15, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. 

The United States District Court for the District of Arizona is conducting an open market procurement action for the outsourcing of the processing and mailing service for the final printing, sorting, collating, folding, stuffing and mailing of the juror qualification questionnaires and summonses.  This will include an informational letter and return envelope.  Please click on the document below for more information.

The following message is on behalf of the American Bar Association Section of Litigation:

You are cordially invited to the Arizona presentation of this traveling national series by the ABA Section of Litigation, Precision Advocacy: Reinventing Motion Practice to Win, which brings national thought leaders together with local judges and practitioners to improve motion practice – the most critical way in which lawyers persuade judges.  Two panel discussions will address new and active approaches to determine which motions will...