Controlled Unclassified Information (CUI)

CUI Registry: Legal-Protective Order


Category-Subcategory: Legal-Protective Order
Category Description:

Information related to proceedings in judicial or quasi-judicial settings.

Subcategory Description: Stipulation that certain information that would normally fall under discovery rules will not be disclosed for specifically stated reason.
Marking: LPROT


  • CUI Specified authorities include specific handling practices that differ from general CUI requirements. For Specified authorities, reference individual Safeguarding/Dissemination control citations for distinct requirements
  • Whether CUI is Basic or Specified is determined by the applicable Safeguarding and/or Dissemination Authority for that CUI.
  • Each "Safeguarding and/or Dissemination Authority" citation links to the statute, regulation or government-wide policy authorizing the control of that information as CUI.
  • Each "Sanctions" authority links to the statute, regulation or government-wide policy that includes penalties for CUI misuse of CUI for the associated "Safeguarding and/or Dissemination Authority" on the same line.

Safeguarding and/or Dissemination Authority Basic or
15 USC 57b-2 Specified 15 USC 57b-2(c)(3)
19 USC 1677f(g) Basic 19 USC 1677f(f)(3)-(6)
Federal Rules of Civil Procedure 26(c) Basic  
10 CFR 2.1010(b)(6) Specified  
18 CFR 385.410(c)(6) Basic  
29 CFR 2200.52(e) Specified  
46 CFR 502.201(i) Specified  
19 CFR 210.34  Specified  
19 CFR 210.39  Specified  
19 USC 1333(h) Specified  



Authority links are updated based on regular re-publication of the United States Code and Code of Federal Regulations, and the CUI Registry maintenance schedule.