If you wish to have a document served electronically to any service contacts on a case, Serve Only is an option to use. When you click the Submit button, the document(s) data is sent to the court only. The document is NOT filed by the court. The court then sends Notification of Service emails directly to each of the service recipients, and it notifies us of this service by any of our customers.

Quick Steps

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From the Dashboard, click Create Serve Only

  1. Select your Case – Choose your case, or click Add a Case to retrieve your case from the court’s system.
  2. Enter a Document Description for the document, and then click the Click to Upload link to add your document.
  3. Filing Party – Choose the party or parties you are filing on behalf of.
  4. Service Contacts – Add the service contacts to your filing for whom you want perform the electronic service on.
  5. Review & Submit – review all information for accuracy, and Submit Service.

Video Instruction

Create Serve Only

From the Dashboard, click Create Serve Only

  1. Select Case – Choose your case, or click add a case to retrieve your case from the court’s system. If you do not see your case in the menu, click the Add a Case link. You may need to do an advanced case search by Party Name if it doesn’t come up on the first try.
  2. Add Documents – Select and upload the documents that make up your filing.

    1. The system automatically names the Document Type.
    2. Enter the Document Description: Type the true document title in the document description field.
    3. Click the Click to Upload link to add your document. We’ll automatically convert most native file formats (i.e. Word, WordPerfect, JPG, PNG, GIF, TIF) into the Court’s preferred Adobe PDF format, upon upload.
    4. Click the Edit button to edit a description, delete a document, replace a document, or add an attachment.
  3. Filing Party – Choose the party or parties you are filing on behalf of.
  4. Service Contacts – Add service contacts to your filing to perform electronic service. If there aren’t any service contacts listed, or you need to add additional service contacts, click the Add Service Contact link.
  5. Review & Submit – Finalize your submission, review, and submit. Review all entries. Enter an internal Client Matter Number if needed, and click the Submit Service button when ready.

Congratulations! You have submitted your document(s) to the court for electronic service. The court will send it to the service contacts listed, and record when they were received and opened.