(1) All substantive motions shall be made in writing.
(2) All written motions shall have a title accurately describing the primary relief sought and be accompanied by a notice of motion.
(3) All written motions and related papers shall be filed with the clerk of the court.
(4) Notice shall be in accordance with the applicable statutes and court rules.
(B) Emergency motions, except petitions and motions for emergency orders of protection.
Facts identifying the nature of the sudden or unforeseen circumstances which give rise to the emergency and the reason(s) the matter should take precedence shall be stated with particularity in an verified motion or an accompanying affidavit. This section does not apply to petitions and motions for emergency orders of protection.
Dated this 29th day of August, 2013, effective immediately. This Rule shall be spread upon the records of this Court and published.
ADOPTED BY A MAJORITY OF THE JUDGES OF
THE CIRCUIT COURT OF COOK COUNTY.