Pursuant to the Judicial Conference Privacy Policy for Public Access to Electronic Case Files, this court established procedures for redacting personal data identifiers from transcripts of court proceedings available to the public in electronic format.  The General Order Governing Transcript Redaction Procedures became effective December 12, 2009 and a Local Mandatory form, Notice of Intent to Request Redaction was developed.  This form must be filed with the court within 5 days of the filing of the transcript and serves to inform the court of your intent to redact information.  Use the instructions below to e:file the form. 


Within 21 days of the filing of the transcript, a List of Items to be Redacted must be filed with the court and served upon the transcriber.  This form sets forth the transcript page, paragraph and line in which personal data identifiers appear and the manner in which they are to be redacted.


For instructions on filing a Notice of Intent to Request Redaction in an adversary case, click here.



STEP 1           Click on Bankruptcy


STEP 2           Click on Misc. Events


STEP 3           Enter case number; click [NEXT]


STEP 4           Select Notice of Intent to Request Redaction from drop down list; click [NEXT]


STEP 5           If this is a joint filing, place a check in the box and click [NEXT].  If this is not a joint filing, click [NEXT] to skip this screen.


STEP 6           Select the Party or click  Add/Create New Party


TIP - If you selected Add/Create New Party, a Search screen and a Party Information screen will follow.  You MUST select a Role Type from the drop down menu on the Party Information screen.


TIP - If this is the first time you are appearing on behalf of this party, you will be asked to place a check in the box to create an association.  Failure to place a check in the box results in the e:filer NOT receiving Notices of Electronic Filing in this case.

STEP 7          Upload the .pdf document; click [NEXT]


TIP - Supporting documents such as a Certificate of Service or a Proposed Order should be uploaded as an attachment to the main pleading.


STEP 8          Place a check mark in the box for the previously filed transcript which the redaction refers back to; click [NEXT]


STEP 9          Confirm case information; click [NEXT]


STEP 10        Docket text displays.  Review for accuracy.  If modification is necessary, abort the transaction and begin again.  Modifications cannot be made on this screen.




Notice of Intent to Request Transcript Redaction. (related document: Transcript) filed by Test Attorney on behalf of Test Client. (test atty)


STEP 11        Notice of Electronic Filings displays.