Southern District of Texas Local Patent Rules

SDTX Local Patent Rules Text

The Local Patent Rules of the Southern District of Texas (SDTX) are effective as of January 1, 2008.

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

Texas Local Patent Rules Resources 

See our white papers,  Eastern District Texas Patent Rules: Diagram & Checklist, Southern District of Texas Patent Rules: 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 EDTX Local Patent RulesNDTX Local Patent RulesWDTX 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 - Eastern District of TexasLocal Counsel Requirements - Western District of Texas, and Local Counsel Requirements - Southern District of Texas.  

Local Counsel SDTX

See our Local Counsel Texas page for additional information about our Local Counsel practice and the requirements of federal courts in Texas.

SDTX Law Blog

Read Our Intellectual Property Trends blog for current updates on IP Litigation and Business Litigation in the Southern District of Texas