Attorneys: In order to file documents and receive notice electronically with the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Rhode Island, attorneys (and limited access filers) must register online and either provide proof of proficiency in ECF or complete an online training course. A training database is available for practicing filing documents before using the live system.
Non-Attorneys: Persons wishing to become limited ECF users, with the ability to file:
- Proofs of Claim and related documents
- Request for Notice
- Petition for Unclaimed Funds
- Reaffirmation Agreements
and who are not already registered users in another federal court must complete the Limited User ECF on-line training modules and request a Limited Filer login and password by registering with the Court.