cm/ecf

Avoiding Duplicate Charges/ Payments – Online Credit Card Payments

When making payments in CM/ECF via Pay.gov, please remember the following:

  • Do not use the browser button at any time during the payment process. • Do not double-click the “Submit payment” button at any time.
  • If you have submitted payment and you encounter computer problems, do not attempt to submit payment again.

Doing any of the above may result in a duplicate charge to the attorney’s credit card. If at any time you experience any problems with processing your payment or have questions concerning payment, please contact the ECF Help Desk at (213) 894- 2365 between the hours of 9 a.m. and 4 p.m., Monday through Friday, excluding federal holidays.

Filing a Motion to Redact (for Protective Order to Restrict Access Pers. ID (LBR Form F 9037-1.1)(Fee)(motion)

  1. Access the appropriate form in the Forms section of the Court’s website.
  2. Ensure the form is signed by both the Movant and the Attorney.
  3. File using the specific event: Bankruptcy > BK – Motion/ Applications > Redact (for Protective Order to Restrict Access Pers. ID (LBR Form F9037-1.1)(Fee)(motion).
  4. Pay the required fee

Requests to Be Removed from Notice of Electronic Filing (NEF)

There are several different ways to submit the Request to Be Removed from Notice of Electronic Filing (NEF). The method depends on how you are associated with a case.

  1. If your party is Courtesy NEF only, you must file a “Request to be Added or Removed from Courtesy Notification of Electronic Filing (NEF).” To file this document, go to: BK – Courtesy NEF > Request for Removal from Courtesy Notice of Electronic Filing (NEF).
  2. If your party is a Creditor/ Client, you must draft a document in standard pleading format entitled “Request to Be Removed from Notice of Electronic Filing (NEF).” To file this pleading, go to BK – Notices > Notice. In the “Modify Text” box, type out the full caption, “Request to Be Removed from Notice of Electronic Filing.”
  3. If your party is Courtesy NEF and Creditor/Client, you must draft a document in standard pleading format entitled “Request to Be Removed from Notice of Electronic Filing (NEF)” and include all names the attorney is listed as representing. To file this pleading, go to: BK – Notices > Notice. In the “Modify Text” box, type out the full caption, “Request to Be Removed from Notice of Electronic Filing.”