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Internal Operating Procedures

In addition to the Federal Circuit Rules of Practice, the Federal Circuit also adopts Internal Operating Procedures (available below) concerning the essential procedures relating to the handling and management of cases before the court.  See Fed. R. App. P. 47; Fed. Cir. R. 47(c).

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