American Compensation Insurance Company v. Ruiz et al
ORDER denying 250 Motion for Summary Judgment. Signed by District Judge Debra M. Brown on 10/5/21. (jla)
IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
FOR THE NORTHERN DISTRICT OF MISSISSIPPI
HECTOR RUIZ d/b/a Los Primoz
Construction, et al.
On October 4, 2021, Hector Ruiz refiled an eight-page motion for summary judgment. 1
Doc. #250. Local Rule 7(b)(2)(B) provides that “a motion may not exceed four pages, excluding
exhibits, may contain only the grounds for the request and may not contain any legal argument or
citations to case law or other secondary authority.” Ruiz’s motion contains legal argument and
exceeds by four pages the page limitation set forth in this Court’s Local Rules. See Doc. #250.
Accordingly, Ruiz’s motion for summary judgment  is DENIED without prejudice. Ruiz
may refile his motion for summary judgment in accordance with the Court’s procedural rules
within three (3) days of the entry of this order. The refiled summary judgment motion and
accompanying memorandum brief may not include any new legal argument or basis for summary
SO ORDERED, this 5th day of October, 2021.
/s/Debra M. Brown
UNITED STATES DISTRICT JUDGE
Ruiz first filed a motion for summary judgment on October 1, 2021, Doc. #242, and was directed by the Clerk of
Court to refile the motion because it violated the Court’s Local Rules regarding exhibit attachments.
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