Civil Court Weekly Schedule

CIVIL DIVISION

Currently, there are three sections of Civil Court: Sections A, B, and C.

GENERAL WEEKLY SCHEDULE FOR CIVIL DIVISION

MONDAY 9:30 a.m.

Confirmations
Consents
Rules
Arguments on Motions
Exceptions and other Arguments
Trials

TUESDAY 9:30 a.m.

Trials

WEDNESDAY 9:30 a.m.

Trials

THURSDAY 9:30 a.m.

Trials

FRIDAY Status Conferences
Pre-trial Conferences
Special Settings

Orders for all subpoenas must be presented to the appropriate Deputy Clerk of Court no later than 10 days prior to the hearing or trial.

DOMESTIC DIVISION

Currently, there are three sections of Domestic Court: Sections D, E, and F.

DOCKET FOR DOMESTIC DIVISIONS

MONDAY 9:30 a.m.

Motion Hour
Consents*
Rules (Incidental Matters Only)

1:30 p.m.

Interim Orders

TUESDAY 9:30 a.m.

Motion Hour
Consents*
Rules (Incidental Matters Only)

1:30 p.m.

Interim Orders

WEDNESDAY 9:30 a.m.

Motion Hour (Alternatively: Judicial Commitments)
Consents*
Confirmations*
Pre-Trial Conferences
Title IV-D AFDC Paternity Hearings

THURSDAY 9:30 a.m.

Motion Hour
Consents*
Merits Trials (Includes Art. 102 Divorce, Rules to Show Cause, Fault Determination, Permanent Alimony; Partition Suits, etc.)
Title IV-D AFDC Paternity Hearings

FRIDAY 9:30 a.m.

Motion Hour
Arguments*
Consents*
Confirmations*
Title IV-D AFDC Paternity Hearings

*Set by slip; all other hearings, rules and trials are set by written motion and order.

A confirmation of default, if taken up in court, shall be docketed on Wednesday or Friday.

Confirmation to be heard in court shall be docketed by tendering to the Clerk, no later than 2:00 p.m. on Friday, the printed slip provided by the Clerk of Court.  The slip shall state, by date, the Wednesday or Friday upon which counsel chooses to confirm the default, including the Wednesday or Friday of the immediately following week.

A consent matter in court can be docketed Monday through Friday by tendering the Clerk by 2:00 p.m. on the day preceeding the hearing the printed slip provided by the Clerk of Court for this purpose.