CM/ECF is the court's new
electronic case filing system. It streamlines the process of creating, filing,
and noticing legal documents by permitting attorneys to
file documents with the Court and deliver them directly
from their computers using the Internet.
CM/ECF is a user-friendly, Internet-based system.
By using CM/ECF to file documents, entries are immediately placed on the
docket sheet. You can view both docket entries, and the case file itself,
from your own computer and, if needed, print copies of documents in a case
file from your own office.
has the potential to provide substantial savings to attorneys, their clients,
and the Court while improving access to Court records.
of the benefits
24 hour access to
file or view documents
Immediate creation of
Immediate access to
updated docket sheets and to the documents themselves
of paper files that can be misplaced or lost
Potential savings in
copying, courier, and noticing costs
The ability to store
and search documents electronically