Notice of Upgrade to CM/ECF Release 5.0

Monday, August 6, 2012

On Tuesday, August 14, 2012, at 5:00 p.m., the United States Bankruptcy Court for the
Northern District of Alabama will shut down all Electronic Case Filing (ECF) systems to
upgrade to CM/ECF Release 5.0. We estimate that filing service should be back on line by
11:30 p.m. that evening.

Please visit our website at for the latest announcements and information
regarding CM/ECF Release 5.0.

Court Newsletter - Release 5.0 Update

CM/ECF 5.0 Release Summary for External Users

If there is a need to make an emergency filing while CM/ECF is unavailable, please contact your
respective filing division as listed below:
Eastern Division (Anniston) - Gerald Wilson - 205-790-5816
Northern Division (Decatur) - Karen Hogan - 205-790-7498
Southern Division (Birmingham) - Tammie Clayton - 205-790-3408
Western Division (Tuscaloosa) - Melinda Martin - 205-790-7358

If you have any questions, please email us at As always, we apologize for any inconvenience.