Cases transferred to the arbitration calendar shall be stricken from their positions on the trial calendars. Unless otherwise ordered by the court, no trial date will be assigned in cases that are subject to arbitration. Requests for trial de novo shall include a trial setting date that is within 30 days of service of the request, as provided in the LMAR forms. The judge initially assigned to the case retains the assignment when trial de novo is requested.
[Effective April 1, 1984, amended May 1, 1990; September 1, 1997; amended effective September 1, 2011, September 1, 2013.]