Requirements and Benefits

The electronic filing system is simple and easy to use. Hardware and software requirements are minimal and inexpensive.

Technical requirements:

Other Requirements:

1. Attorneys must be admitted to practice in the District.
2. Attorneys must register in advance before filing electronically to obtain an Identification Name and Password that serve as the attorney's signature for purposes of Fed. R. Civ. P. 11 for documents that are filed electronically.

Benefits of Filing Electronically: