Published on February 21, 2014
BENEFITS OF E-FILING (VS FAX FILING) 1
E-FILING IN OTHER LOCALES • A few countries have attempted comprehensive integration and automation of court records, case management, document management, and electronic transmission and receipt of records (Austria, Australia, Canada, Israel, Singapore, and South Korea). • Ongoing programs in Kansas, Minnesota, New Hampshire, and Texas highlight nationwide move toward electronic ﬁling, allowing courts to utilize expanding digital technologies. 2
BENEFITS OF E-FILING • Cost • Notiﬁcations • Time • Scalability • Redundancy • Transparency 3
COST • Has been demonstrated to spare court budgets signiﬁcant expense. • Reduces physical storage costs. • Increased efﬁcacy of courts reduces expenses. 4
NOTIFICATIONS • Users can get instant notiﬁcation that the court received the documents. • Users will receive their conformed copies once the court has processed the ﬁling. • Conﬁrmations do not exist with fax ﬁlings and you rarely get the conformed copies back. 5
TIME • Facilitates efﬁcient calendaring. It saves time for attorneys and their staff. • E-ﬁling also makes it easier to identify which law ﬁrms or attorneys have entered appearances in particular courtrooms during a particular time period. 6
SCALABILITY ! • Filings not limited by equipment, location, or many extraneous factors. • A case can be opened online by court personnel, lawyers, or litigants. All docket entries and documents are electronically submitted, reviewed and disseminated. • There are multi-layers of access restrictions. 7
REDUNDANCY • Electronic PDF can serve as the ofﬁcial document. • 9/11, Hurricane Katrina, and Midwestern ﬂoods did not create major interruption of Federal Court operations that utilized CM/ECF. 8
CONTROL AND TRANSPARENCY • E-ﬁling allows for increased control over information. • E-ﬁling allows automation of docket statistics. • Take CM/ECF for instance, there are multi-layers of access restrictions depending on each individual’s legal status (i.e. judge, clerk, attorney), involvement in a particular case, or special permissions can be set. Access can be restricted as needed for any number of reasons including by docket, sealed documents, ex-parte, or court-only viewed entries. • Docket statistics can be used to measure how resources are allocated as well as improve budgetary decisions and stafﬁng imbalances. Statistics can identify trends in prosecution, which can assist in the evaluation the efﬁcacy of social programs. Eﬁling allows for gathering complete information about the courts for transparency. 9
SOURCES Chicago Appleseed Fund for Justice International Journal For Court Administration Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press Judicial Council of California Administrative Ofﬁce of the U.S. Courts 10
NEED E-FILING? Contact Bosco Legal to eﬁle in Orange and Riverside Counties*. ! We can also do the data entry for eﬁlings on behalf of our clients at these courts as well as various other courts saving our clients valuable time and resources. Call (877) 353-8281 or email eﬁle@boscolegal.org for more details. *Limited document types are currently available in Riverside County for eﬁling with more to be added in the near future. 11
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