ECF Multidistrict Litigation Attorney Registration Form
ECF Multidistrict Litigation Attorney Registration Form. This is a South Carolina form and can be use in District Court Federal.
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United States District Court for the District of South Carolina ECF MULTIDISTICT LITIGATION ATTORNEY REGISTRATION FORM This form is for use by attorneys in multidistrict litigation transferred to this Court from other district courts who desire to become Filing Users of the Electronic Case Filing System (ECF System). A Filing User and the ECF System are defined in the ECF Policies and Procedures on the Court’s website. Rule 1.4 of the Rules of the Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation states “[a]ny attorney of record in any action transferred under [28 U.S.C.] Section 1407 may continue to represent his or her client in any district court of the United States to which such action is transferred.” To use the ECF System, multidistrict litigation attorneys must submit this form to register for an account. Registered attorneys will have privileges to electronically submit documents and to view the electronic documents. By registering, attorneys consent to receive electronic notice of filings through the system. Please complete the following required information to register for ECF: Last Name: If appropriate, select one: First Name: G Senior G Junior G II Middle Initial: G III G Other Firm Name: Address: City, State: Telephone Number: ( Zip Code: ) Fax Number: ( ) District of South Carolina Case number for the MDL case: District Court and Case number of transferred case: District Court ID Number: for the District of E-Mail Address for Electronic Service: If registered for ECF in another Federal court, please provide: Your Login Name: and District: Training is REQUIRED. Check one or more of the following training options you have completed: G I have completed the entire online tutorial OR G I have completed all of the computer-based training modules G I received court approved training* on OR *Training by another district satisfies this district's training requirement. By submitting this registration form, the undersigned agrees to abide by all Court rules, orders, and policies and procedures governing the use of the electronic filing system. The undersigned also consents to receiving notice of filings pursuant to Fed. R. Civ. P. 5(b) and 77(d) and Fed. R. Crim. P. 49(b)-(d) via the Court’s electronic filing system. The combination of the Filing User’s login, password, and s/[typed name] or digital signature serve as the signature of the attorney filing the documents. Attorneys must protect the security of their passwords and immediately notify the court if they learn that their password has been compromised by an unauthorized user. Fax this form to: ECF Registration 803.765.5108 (Signature/Date) Once your registration is complete, you will receive notification by e-mail as to your user id and password needed to access the system. Procedures for using the system will be available for downloading when you access the system via the internet. OR (If you fax the form, you do NOT need to mail it!) Mail this form to: USDC ECF Registration 901 Richland Street Columbia, SC 29201 Revised: May 2, 2008 Court Use Only: Login Assigned: Password Assigned: American LegalNet, Inc. www.FormsWorkflow.com