HCCLR 17 Presentation of Findings of Fact/ Conclusions of Law (A) Within fifteen (15) days after a decision is rendered, for every case requiring the entry of Findings of Fact and Conclusions of Law, the prevailing party or party designated by the Court shall submit Findings of Fact and Conclusions of Law and shall deliver the same together with the proposed Judgment to the opposing counsel or party. (B) Any party objecting to the findings, conclusions shall within fifteen (15) days after receipt of the same, deliver to proposing counsel, and send to the trial Judge objections thereto in writing, together with proposed substitutions, if deemed appropriate. Upon receipt of the proposed document and objections, the trial judge will within fifteen (15) days sign and file with the clerk those pleadings that accurately reflect the court's decision. Copies ofsame will be forwarded to counsel or parties. (C) If there are no objections received within the fifteen (15) day period aforesaid, counsel may forward his submittal with sufficient copies for all counsel to the Judge, who shall, within ten (10) days thereafter, either (1) sign the proposed Findings of Fact, Conclusions of Law and Judgment and forward to the clerk for filing with conformed copies for all counsel; or (2) return the Findings of Fact, Conclusions of Law and Judgment, if deficient, to all counsel noting the Court's requested changes oradditions thereto. (Effective 9/1/03)
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