Civil Procedure Rules
The scope and function of the Civil Procedure Rules Committee is to carry out the mandate of Rule 2.140, Florida Rules of Judicial Administration, concerning the proposal of new rules of procedure and changes to existing rules.
See the Rules of Procedure page for full text of the rules and any proposed amendments.
Supreme Court Task Force on Residential Mortgage Foreclosure Cases
The Subcommittee on Electronic Discovery Rules is studying the application of the federal rules amended in 2006 and those being created in other jurisdictions before engaging in drafting new rules for Florida. Please see links below for educational information concerning E-discovery. Comments on this subject are encouraged and may be sent to the subcommittee chair, Kevin Johnson, firstname.lastname@example.org
Complex litigation amended opinion
Sedona Conference Materials
Conference of Chief Justices State Guidelines
Federal Rules as Amended December 1, 2006
Comments on Federal Changes before passage