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Addendum to Electronic Case Filing Rules & Instructions

January 9th, 2019
SDNY announces CLE credit now available for ECF Training.
September 10th, 2018
IMPORTANT REMINDER - ACTION REQUIRED. SDNY and EDNY announce NextGen ECF is coming on October 9. Filers must take steps now to continue to file electronically.

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