Amendment to Local Rule 13.1 and Request for Comments



Proposed Amendment to Local Rule 13.1

The Domestic Relations Division of the Cuyahoga County Court of Common Pleas is requesting comments regarding proposed Local Rule 13.1 (Depositions).  The proposed rule is amended to apply to self-represented parties.  The proposed rule also provides more clarity as to the procedure for objecting and refusing to answer questions and limits the length of depositions. 

To view the amendment, please click here.  The new language appears in RED.

The Court will accept comments regarding the rule amendment through March 4, 2019.  Please direct any comments to:

Serpil Ergun
Executive Director of Judicial Operations
Cuyahoga County Courthouse
1 W. Lakeside Avenue
Cleveland, Ohio 44113