SDNY: Notice Regarding Privacy and Public Access to Electronic Civil and Criminal Case Files

The Office of the Clerk is now accepting electronically filed pleadings and is making the content of the pleadings electronically accessible on the court’s internet site via PACER. Any subscriber to Pacer will be able to read, download, store and print full content of electronically file documents. The Office of the Clerk will not provide electronic access to documents that have been sealed or otherwise restricted by court order...more ( E-Gov't Act 04-2005)

Learn more regarding the policy of the Judicial Conference on privacy and public access to electronic case files at  (This site is not managed by the U.S. District Court Southern District of New York.)