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      There are a 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 documents.
     
  • 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.
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