United States District Court, S.D. New York
DR. J. DAVID GOLUB, Plaintiff,
BERDON LLP, Defendant.
G. KOELTL, District Judge.
Court has received the plaintiff s motion to authorize
e-filing through PACER. The Court is attaching two forms to
this order that may help the plaintiff. The plaintiff may
choose to fill out one, both, or neither of these forms as he
wishes. The plaintiff may consent to receive documents
electronically by filling out the attached form titled
"Pro Se (Nonprisoner) Consent & Registration Form to
Receive Documents Electronically" and mailing it to the
Court's Pro Se Office. Separately, the plaintiff may move
for permission to e-file in this case by filling out the
attached form titled "Motion For Permission For
Electronic Case Filing" and mailing it to the
Court's Pro Se Office.
Se (Nonprisoner) Consent & Registration Form to
Receive Documents Electronically
who are not represented by an attorney and are not currently
incarcerated may choose to receive documents in their cases
electronically [by e-mail] instead of by regular mail.
Receiving documents by regular mail is still an option, but
if you would rather receive them only electronically you must
do the following:
1. Sign up for a PACER login and password by contacting
PACER at www.pacer.uscourts.gov or
2. Complete and sign this form.
consent to receive documents electronically, you will receive
a Notice of Electronic Filing by e-mail each time a document
is filed in your case. After receiving the notice, you are
permitted one "free look" at the document by
clicking on the hyperlinked document number in the e-mail.
Once you click the hyperlink and access the document, you may
not be able to access the document for free again. After 15
days, the hyperlink will no longer provide free access. Any
time that the hyperlink is accessed after the first
"free look" or the 15 days, you will be asked for a
PACER login and may be charged to view the document. For this
reason, you should print or save the document during the
"free look" to avoid future charges.
Rule 5 of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, Local Civil
Rule 5.2, and the Court's Electronic Case Filing Rules
& Instructions, documents may be served by electronic
means. If you register for electronic service:
1. You will no longer receive documents in the mail;
2. If you do not view and download your documents during your
"free look" and within 15 days of when the court
sends the e-mail notice, you will be charged for looking at
3. This service does not allow you to electronically
file your documents;
4. It will be your duty to regularly review the docket sheet