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number of significant benefits and features:
Registered attorneys can file documents 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Paper, photocopy, postage and courier costs are reduced
Full case information is available immediately to attorneys, parties, and the general
public through the Internet. This includes the ability to view the full text of all filed
Registered attorneys will receive e-mail notices electronically in CM/ECF cases. This
greatly speeds delivery and eliminates the costs to both the court and attorneys of
handling and mailing paper notices.
Multiple parties can view the same case files simultaneously.
Since CM/ECF uses Internet standard software, the out-of-pocket cost of participation
for attorneys is typically very low.