To: ALL COUNSEL OF RECORD AND PRO SE PARTIES
Any party wishing to consent to the jurisdiction of the United States Magistrate Judge must do so by completing the “Consent” section of the attached form. If a party does not wish to consent to such jurisdiction, they must complete the “Reassignment” section. If any party chooses the District Judge Option and requests a reassignment, the case will be randomly reassigned to a United States District Judge. Pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 636(c)(2), the parties are free to withhold consent without adverse consequences. No judge will be informed of a party’s response unless all parties have consented to the assignment of the case to a United States Magistrate Judge.
Submission must be made to the Clerk via email at Consents_OKED@oked.uscourts.gov.
DO NOT E-FILE THE CONSENT DOCUMENT