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How do I pay the civil case filing fee and docket the receipt on CM/ECF for an e-submission case?
Log into to ecf and docket the event “Civil Case Filing Fee”, it is located under Civil - Other Documents. You will prompted to pay case filing fee by credit card via pay.gov.
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After the payment has been processed you will return to the ecf filing screen to complete your filing.
If you are not returned to complete the ecf filing, you did something wrong and need to contact the court.
I am filing pro se but I am also an attorney, can I still use the new case online submission form?
No, it is only available for counseled cases at this time.