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Local Rules

[Effective January 1, 2014, with Amendments through February 1, 2019]

PREFACE

Summit County Local Rules supplementing the Supreme Court Rules of Superintendence are numbered with a suffix. For example, a local rule which supplements Supreme Court Rule 53 is designated as Local Rule 53.1.

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TABLE OF RULES
RULE 8.1 [3] COURT APPOINTMENTS
RULE 9.1 [4] COURT SECURITY PLAN
RULE 11.1 [5] RECORDINGS OF PROCEDURES
RULE 16.1 [6] MEDIATION
RULE 26.1 [7] RECORDS RETENTION
RULE 26.2 [8] DISPOSITION OF EXHIBITS
RULE 26.3 [9] REPRODUCTION OF HOSPITAL RECORDS
RULE 45.1 [10] OMISSION OF PERSONAL IDENTIFIERS PRIOR TO FILING
RULE 51.1 [11] STANDARD PROBATE FORMS AVAILABILITY
RULE 52.1 [12] COMPUTER GENERATED FORMS
RULE 53.1 [13] HOURS OF THE COURT
RULE 55.1 [14] WITHDRAWAL OF FILES
RULE 56.1 [15] LEAVES TO PLEAD
RULE 57.1 [16] FILINGS AND JUDGMENT ENTRIES
RULE 57.2 [17] FORWARDING COPIES
RULE 57.3 [18] RELEASE FROM ADMINISTRATION
RULE 57.4 [19] REAL ESTATE TRANSFER ONLY
RULE 57.5 [20] ELECTRONIC TRANSMISSION FILINGS
RULE 58.1 [21] DEPOSIT FOR COURT COSTS
RULE 58.2 [22] CREDIT CARDS
RULE 60.1 [23] APPLICATION FOR LETTERS OF AUTHORITY TO ADMINISTER ESTATE AND NOTICE OF APPOINTMENT
RULE 61.1 [24] APPRAISER FEES/COMPENSATION
RULE 61.2 [25] INVENTORY
RULE 61.3 [26] INVENTORY/SCHEDULE OF ASSETS
RULE 64.1 [27] ACCOUNTS
RULE 65.1 [28] LAND SALES
RULE 66.1 [29] GUARDIANSHIPS
RULE 71.1 [30] COUNSEL FEES
RULE 71.2 [31] ATTORNEY SERVING AS FIDUCIARY
RULE 73.1 [32] GUARDIAN’S COMPENSATION
RULE 74.1 [33] TRUSTEE’S COMPENSATION (NON-LAWYERS)
RULE 78.1 [34] CASE MANAGEMENT PROCEDURE
RULE 93.1 [35] CHANGE OF NAME
RULE 94.1 [36] ADOPTIONS
RULE 97.1 [37] APPROPRIATION OF PROPERTY
APPENDICES
APPENDIX A [38]
DEPOSITS FOR COURT COSTS
Estates/Releases
Guardianships/Trusts
Civil Actions
Subpoenas
Miscellaneous
APPENDIX B [39] ADOPTION FEES
APPENDIX C [40] APPLICATION-COMPUTATION OF GUARDIAN FEES
APPENDIX D [41] APPLICATION-COMPUTATION OF
ADMINISTRATOR/EXECUTOR FEES
APPENDIX E [42] APPLICATION FOR ATTORNEY FEES
APPENDIX F [43] NOTICE OF ATTORNEY FEES
APPENDIX G [44] APPLICATION FOR ATTORNEY FEES IN LAND SALE PROCEEDINGS
APPENDIX H [45] FILING INFORMATION – REAL ESTATE ONLY
APPENDIX I [46] ELECTRONIC FILING COVER PAGE