Rule 1.Scope of Rules; Modification; Service on Parties; Applicability to Self-Represented Litigants
These rules shall apply in all trial courts of the state. These rules may be cited as Minn. Gen. R. Prac. ___.
A judge may modify the application of these rules in any case to prevent manifest injustice.
Rule 1.03Service on Parties
When a document is to be served on a party under these rules, service shall be made on the party's lawyer if represented, otherwise on the self-represented litigant directly.
Rule 1.04Responsibility of Self-Represented Litigants
Whenever these rules require that an act be done by a lawyer, the same duty is required of a self-represented litigant.
Cross Reference: Minn. R. Civ. P. 5.02, 83.
(Amended effective July 1, 2015.)