Hot Topic for July

Viewing the Court's Electronic Calendar

HIGHLIGHTS

Reports > Calendar Events > Select judge (let default to hearing or case judge) > Set: date of hearing To: date of hearing > Select Run Report

The Ctrl+F feature can be used to search the report (for a case number, attorney’s name or debtor’s name).

May Facts:

In May 2010:
  • 364 Attorneys filed
  • 9,795 pleadings electronically

New Petitions filed by Electronic Case Filers:
  • 94 % May 2010
  • 94 % year to date

Public Access to Court Electronic Records (PACER) has had a makeover

PACER Case Locator (formerly U.S. Party/Case Index launched 3/18/10)-a national index for U.S. district, bankruptcy and appellate courts

Case Search Sign in-allows you to search individual court databases.

Expanded PACER fee waiver-Costs reduced: usage of less than $10 per quarterly billing cycle is waived (previously, usage of less than $10 per calendar year was waived)

PACER Computer-Based Training Modules for ECF filers

Help Desk Info:

Our ECF Technical Help Desk is available during regular office hours 8:00-4:30 M-F

                        envelope We want to stay in touch with you. Please let us know if your e-mail address changes. Contact us at: feedback@wiwb.uscourts.gov

We can be reached at:
(800) 373-8708
(608) 264-5630 in Madison
(715) 839-2993 in Eau Claire
helpdesk@wiwb.uscourts.gov