Hot Topic for November

Linking to a Related Pleading


When filing a document that refers to a previously filed document, the reference docket number must be selected so documents link properly, such as:

See Linking Reference Guide for more examples.

If you are unsure of a procedure, please call the Clerk's Help Desk for assistance.

Check this out...Training with CLE Credits

ECF Advanced Attorney Training schedule:

  • November 8th in Eau Claire - 9:00 a.m. at the federal courthouse
  • November 16th in Madison - 9:00 a.m. at the federal courthouse

October Facts:

In September 2010:
  • 375 Attorneys filed
  • 8,847 pleadings electronically

New Petitions filed by Electronic Case Filers:
  • 95 % September 2010
  • 94 % year to date

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REMINDER: Bankruptcy Noticing Center (BNC) Announcement
Effective July 12, 2010, the BNC will NOT mail notices to a creditor if an address is invalid. For more information please see the public announcement.

Did you know?
Your free look at NEFs (notices of electronic filings) only lasts two weeks?

August 2008 Previewing and Verifying PDF Files

Help Desk Info:

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

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We can be reached at:
(800) 373-8708
(608) 264-5630 in Madison
(715) 839-2993 in Eau Claire