Document Upload Policy - Fayette County

(This is provided for information purposes only. Due to several reasons, the information provided may have changed or can be different in certain circumstances. Contact the court for clarification).

General Information

  • Amex is accepted.
  • Court is NOT integrated.
  • Court is NOT charging $2 cost recovery fee.
  • Attachments are allowed combined into single document.
  • Multiple lead documents per filing are allowed.

 

Initial Filings

  • Case Information Sheet should be submitted as an attachment.
  • Exhibits should be submitted as an attachment.
  • Citation Requests, Copies and the like are under Optional Services.
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  • The filer can request copies as an optional service to be attached to the citation.
  • The addresses of the plaintiff is required. The address of the defendant is required.
  • In preparing an Original Petition all parties should be listed.
  • All exhibits should be uploaded separately merged into a single document.

 

Subsequent Filings

  • Items not needing a file stamp (proposed orders, notices, etc) should not have a cover letter as the lead document.
  • Non indexed case filings are not accepted.
  • Proposed orders should be filed as an attachment a lead document .
  • Motions should be filed as an attachment.
  • Exhibits should be filed a lead an attachment.


Case Information Availability

This jurisdiction’s Case Management System, (CMS) is not fully integrated into the State eFiling system.

When you are making a subsequent eFiling into an existing case for this jurisdiction your case may or may not be available in the eFiling system.

·         If your case is found the case information will be retrieved.

·         If it is not found, be sure you have properly entered the jurisdiction and case number. If so, you can proceed with the filing. You will need to provide the required case information, i.e. case category, case type and required parties.

Updated by Kenny Williams on 29 April 2015 – Information obtained from eFileTX website

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