EX PARTE ORDERS
All applications to a judge of this Court for ex parte orders may be made by a party appearing in propria persona or by an attorney of this Court. All applications must be accompanied by a memorandum and/or affidavit outlining the necessity and authority for issuance of the order ex parte. When the opposing party is represented by counsel, the application must recite whether opposing counsel has been notified of the application for an ex parte order or set forth the reasons why opposing counsel has not been notified.
Fed R. Civ. P. 5, 7, 78