Monday, January 7, 2008

Electronic Filing in Circuit Court hearing set

On December 6, 2006, A. John Voelker, Director of State Courts, filed a petition asking this court to create a new rule implementing electronic filing in the Wisconsin circuit courts. ... On December 21, 2007, the petitioner filed an amended petition which reflects programming changes necessitated by budget considerations.

In this January 4, 2008 order the Wisconsin Supreme Court scheduled a Public Hearing for April 8, 2008, 9:30 a.m..

'In the matter of the Creation of a Court Rule Governing Electronic Filing in the Circuit Courts' (06-08)

Update: Jane Pribek reports in the Wisconsin Law Journal, February 20, 2008, Justices will consider electronic filing of court documents