This court upgraded to the latest version (Next Generation) of the CM/ECF filing system on January 27, 2020. For more information about what that means for you, go to our NextGen page.
Admission and Registration
- Attorney Admissions
Attorneys must apply for admission to this court before registering to e-file.
- Registration (Your Account)
Attorneys and pro se e-filers/e-service recipients must register in CM/ECF before they can begin e-filing or receive e-service notifications.
- CM/ECF Technical Requirements (Section II: Technical Requirements)
E-filers must be familiar with and abide by all technical requirements when e-filing with this court.
Procedures and rules
- ECF Filing Procedures
Filers must be familiar with and abide by the ECF Filing Procedures when filing with this court.
- Local Rules and General Orders
E-filers and traditional filers must be familiar with and comply with the Local Rules and General Orders when filing with this court.
- Federal Rules
E-filers and traditional filers must be familiar with and comply with the Federal Rules when filing with this court.
- Chambers Procedures
Provides filing and trial-related rules specific to each Chambers in this court.
- Emergency Filings
Provides instructions for submitting emergency filings such as Motions for Temporary Restraining Order.
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