law and motion calendar

Definition from Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary

A description of the kinds of legal matters a particular judge or courtroom will hear that day, week, or any other block of time. The law and motion calendar consists of pretrial motions (such as a motion to compel the other side in a civil case to answer discovery requests) or other legal requests that are not connected to a trial, and does not include trials themselves.

Definition provided by Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary.