7026-1 Filing of Discovery Requests and Responses

(a)   Notwithstanding Local Rule 5005-1, discovery requests, responses to the requests and transcripts of depositions shall not be filed routinely except as provided in the FRBP by court order.

(b)   The party preparing and serving discovery requests or responses shall retain the original discovery materials.

(c)   Discovery requests or responses may be filed as exhibits to a motion, or offered into evidence at a trial or a hearing.