In a civil case, federal law governs the effect of a presumption regarding a claim or defense for which federal law supplies the rule of decision.
Rule 302 was amended, effective March 1, 2014.
Rule 302 was amended, effective March 1, 2014, in response to the December 1, 2011, revision of the Federal Rules of Evidence. The language and organization of the rule were changed to make the rule more easily understood and to make style and terminology consistent throughout the rules. There is no intent to change any result in any ruling on evidence admissibility.