The Federal Circuit’s operations are impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Please visit our COVID-19 page for more information.

Operating Status for February 18, 2021

Due to inclement weather in the National Capital Region, the Clerk’s Office will be inaccessible for purposes of receiving paper filings, mail and courier deliveries, and night box submissions on Thursday, February 18, 2021.  

For purposes of Federal Circuit Rule 26(a)(3), the deadlines for nonelectronic filings and submissions due on February 18, 2021, will be deemed as timely filed if received on Friday, February 19, 2021.  Electronic filing access and deadlines are unaffected.

The Clerk’s Office will continue to provide public services today by telephone and email. Telework-ready employees should follow their office’s policies.