Course Description: The judiciary-developed Electronic Case Filing System (ECFS) enables attorneys and litigants to submit pleadings and corresponding docket entries to the court via the Internet, thereby eliminating paper handling and processing time. It also permits any interested party instantaneous access to the entire official case docket and documents on select civil and bankruptcy cases within certain jurisdictions. This newly updated training class is designed to enable attorneys to use ECFS effectively. The course includes instruction in all of the system's online, document-scanning and other software requirements. Additions to this course include new procedures for motions and online payments.
Faculty: Projects Manager, United States Bankruptcy Court, Southern District of New York