RULE 59(e) MOTION FOR RECONSIDERATION OR NEW TRIAL (1) A motion for reconsideration and any supporting documents shall be filed and served (with a copy delivered to the trial Judge at the time of filing) within ten (10) days of the entry of the order, judgment, oral opinion, memorandum opinion, or other action of the court that is sought to be reconsidered. (2) A motion for reconsideration or for new trial shall be submitted on briefs and affidavits only, without oral argument, unless the trial Judge orders otherwise. (3) The court shall review the motion and either deny the motion or request counsel for the non-moving party to respond to the motion within ten (10) days of the notice to respond. Thereafter, the court may request further information or oral argument, or may decide the motion following the ten (10) day period for response. The court's decision may be in the form of a final order, in which case it shall be expressly entitled as such. [Adopted effective June 30, 1993.]
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