Effective April 30- Order Amending Rule on Electronic Filing and Service

E-FILING / E-SERVICE NEWS

On Monday, April 30, 2018, the Supreme Court’s rule regarding electronic filing and service will change.

SOME OF THE IMPORTANT CHANGES:

  • Notices of Appeal to Supreme Court must now be filed electronically
  • Amendments to accommodate the new Guide & File tool available for the filing of Court Assistance Forms (currently only Small Claims)
  • Filers must submit PDFs with file names that match the Filing Description and pleading caption
  • Trial Exhibits must not be filed unless or until they are offered by a party to be admitted in-to evidence
  • Filers must NOT create or designate service contacts for other parties unless selected from the Public Service Contact list

PLEASE NOTE that the Order was initially amended with an effective date of April

9, 2018, but the Order was subsequently amended to be effective April 30, 2018

Please use this link to see the Order with the NEW effective date of April 30, 2018 (amendments are not underlined): https://isc.idaho.gov/orders/Order_Amending_E-Filing_Rule_04.30.18.pdf

Please use this link to see the Order with the SUPERSEDED effective date of April 9, 2018 (amendments are underlined): https://isc.idaho.gov/orders/Order_Amend_Rule_on_Electronic_Filing_04.09.18.pdf

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Michael Mehall with the Idaho Supreme Court at: mmehall@idcourts.net