UNITED STATES BANKRUPTCY COURT
WESTERN DISTRICT OF NEW YORK
CASE MANAGEMENT/ELECTRONIC CASE FILES SYSTEM (CM/ECF)
REQUEST FOR WAIVER OF TRAINING REQUIREMENT
This form may be used by Attorneys and/or Authorized Users who have previously completed CM/ECF training in
another Bankruptcy Court and are currently a CM/ECF registered filing user in good standing with that Court.
Information contained on this form may be verified with the Court from which CM/ECF training was acquired.
NY State Bar ID #:
State of Admission:
Admitted to Practice in U.S. District Court for the WDNY: ________________________________________
Firm Name, if applicable
Voice Phone Number:
Fax Phone Number:
I hereby request that I be granted a waiver of the training requirement. I certify that I am a current registered filing
user in good standing with the following U.S. Bankruptcy Court and have received CM/ECF training in that district:
_____ Eastern District of NY _____________________________________________ [date training completed]
_____ Northern District of NY ____________________________________________ [date training completed]
_____ Southern District of NY ____________________________________________ [date training completed]
Other: ______________________________________________ ________________[date training completed]
I agree to adhere to court procedures for the Electronic Case Filing system. I have read and am aware of Local
Bankruptcy Rules and Procedures for the Western District of New York. I understand that it is my responsibility to
keep current with any and all updates to the CM/ECF procedures for the Western District of New York.
Return completed form to: US Bankruptcy Court, Olympic Towers, 300 Pearl Street, Suite 250, Buffalo, NY 14202.
Please return this form to the: U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Olympic Towers, 300 Pearl Street, Suite 250, Buffalo, NY 14202
Email or Fax are NOT accepted. This form is NOT required for Creditor/Limited filers.