Case Management/Electronic Case Files (CM/ECF) is an electronic case management and electronic case filing system for the federal courts. CM/ECF allows 24-hour electronic access to files and provides for the electronic filing of case documents over the internet. The following participant's guides will assist you in docketing various events in the CM/ECF system.
The following guides have been designed to offer you step-by-step instructions on various docketing events. The Participant's Guide is an instructional guide to filing via CM/ECF drafted and periodically updated by the Clerk's Office. The Participant's Guide has no legal effect and is to be considered a resource for filers.
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