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NOTICE OF DOWNTIME - AUGUST 28 AND 30, 2015

CM/ECF for the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Tennessee will be offline for network maintenance on Friday, August 28, from 5:30-6:30 PM Central Time, and on Sunday, August 30, from 3:30-4:30 PM Central Time.

ATTORNEY ADMISSIONS IN 2015

Starting on January 1, 2015, applications for general (not pro hac) admission should be filed in case 15-zz-9999, in accordance with our ECF Policies and Procedures, pages 9-10.

NEW ATTORNEY ADMISSION PROCEDURES - MAY 1, 2012

Effective May 1, 2012, the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Tennessee will be implementing new admisssion procedures for both regular and pro hac vice admission. Attorneys will register for a CM/ECF login prior to admission, and will pay admission fees via pay.gov in CM/ECF. See pages 9-10 of our ECF Policies and Procedures for new admission procedures.

DISCONTINUATION OF CM/ECF HELPDESK PHONELINE

Please be advised that effective October 1, 2011, the US District Court for the Western District of Tennessee will be discontinuing its CM/ECF helpdesk telephone service. Kindly direct all helpdesk requests after October 1, 2011, via email to cmecfhelpdesk@tnwd.uscourts.gov. Thank you.

NOTICE OF NEW SCANNING GUIDELINES

The Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts and the National Archives have issued new guidelines regarding scanned documents filed via CM/ECF.

The new guidelines recommend that documents be scanned at 300x300 dpi (dots per inch), in black and white. The old guidelines recommended that documents be scanned at 200x200 dpi.

GENERAL INFORMATION

For assistance with CM/ECF, email cmecfhelpdesk@tnwd.uscourts.gov.

Please visit our web site to obtain registration forms.

If you wish to practice filing electronically, please visit our training website.


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