Silverlight, Microsoft’s web browser plugin, is not a requirement for the purpose of e-filing. While some government websites utilize the software, you do not need it to file in our system.
Category: Electronic Filing
A service contact is someone you can attach to your filing in order to send an electronic service notification to them (i.e. e-service). Service contacts will remain attached to the case so that you may continue to serve them in the future, or others who file on the case may serve them as well.
Rejected filings occur because the clerk review module does not allow for Filing Clerks to make changes to your filing. Upon submission to the court, if the filing clerk finds any mistakes, they will deny the filing, and mark it as Returned for Correction.
To convert documents to PDF, there is a common misconception is that in order to do that, especially for the purpose of E-Filing.
Many courts prefer Text Searchable PDFs—some courts even require them be text searchable.
While a filer may embed hyperlinks in documents, it is highly recommend one do so carefully—and at the filer’s own risk.
A filer may scan documents in color. However, it’s recommended only do so if it is necessary to to properly illustrate the content of the document.