The 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals recently announced that it will begin implementing its appellate electronic case filing system in December -- and the other federal appellate courts aren't far behind. Litigator Howard J. Bashman takes a look at the evolution of the electronic case filing system and makes a case for federal appellate courts doing as the federal district courts have done, by giving up the paper chase.
Electronic Filing on Appeal: What Does the Future Hold?
Special to Law.com
November 20, 2006