Rule 7. Bond for Costs on Appeal in a Civil Case
Title 28 App. Federal Rules of Appellate Procedure
Title II. Appeal from a Judgment or Order of a District Court
In a civil case, the district court may require an appellant to file a bond or provide other security in any form and amount necessary to ensure payment of costs on appeal. Rule 8 (b) applies to a surety on a bond given under this rule.
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