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The Court’s Case Management/Electronic Case Files (CM/ECF) system will be unavailable for electronic filing and PACER access due to national infrastructure maintenance from 10:00 pm EST, Friday, March 10, 2017 to approximately 4:00 am EST, Saturday, March 11, 2017. Please do not attempt any transactions during this time.

There will be a brief maintenance outage from 6:30 PM to 6:45 PM. Access to Oral Arguments will be unavailable during this brief time.

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit will close early on Thursday, January 19, 2017, beginning at 2:00 p.m. Electronic filing and the night drop box for paper filing will both remain available until midnight for filings.

Various fees imposed by the Judicial Conference of the United States were revised effective December 3, 2016.  An updated fee schedule has been posted and is available here. The court has also updated Fed. Cir. R. 46(c) and Fed. Cir. R. 52(a)(3) to refer the reader to the online fee schedule.

Also, a reminder that the Court has implemented a system to permit electronic payment (Pay.gov) of Court fees in Case Management /Electronic Case Filing (CM/ECF). Please refer to the Court’s CM/ECF web page for further information.

The Library, and the Clerk’s Office phone service and customer service counter in the National Courts Building will be closed on Wednesday, December 14, 2016, from 1:00 p.m. to 3 p.m. This closure does not affect electronic filing.