The following is the text of the EDTX Local Patent Rules (effective as of May 24, 2016):


You can read the latest rules and updates from the Eastern District of Texas Court website directly from this link.

See our white papers, Eastern District Texas Patent Rules: Diagram & Checklist and Texas Patent Rules Northern District: Diagram & Checklist for more detail on Texas Local Patent Rules plus a diagram of each set of rules and a downloadable checklist as well as the NDTX Local Patent Rules and SDTX Local Patent Rules.

Interested in the local counsel and admission requirements for Texas federal courts, read Local Counsel Requirements – Northern District of TexasLocal Counsel Requirements – Western District of Texas, and Local Counsel Requirements – Southern District of Texas.


See our Local Counsel Texas page for additional information about our Local Counsel practice.