"Duke Rules Package" Implementation: Revisions to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure Four Months Later

Last year, we published a four-part series about the so-called “Duke Rules Package”—a set of proposed amendments to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure developed during the 2010 Federal Rules Advisory Committee meeting held at Duke University. Those amendments, appropriately, have been nicknamed the “Duke Rules.” The Supreme Court adopted most of the “Duke Rules” effective December 1, 2015.

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