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Bulk filing debuts for Cook County tax objections

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One Legal announced the debut of a new electronic tool for bulk filing court cases on Monday, after successful tests on its first several hundred cases. Filers in select case types will now be able to file documents en masse, avoiding time-consuming data entry for repetitive document types and content. […]

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Announcing ‘Cook County eFiling launch day’ seminar with Chicago Bar Association

One Legal is teaming up with the Chicago Bar Association and the Illinois Paralegal Association to present a half day of educational workshops and training on Cook County’s new eFiling system. The Cook County eFiling Launch Day seminar begins at 12:30 p.m. on Tuesday, May 1—the date by which Cook County must make Illinois’ new statewide eFiling system available […]

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Cook County eFiling roundtable: Join One Legal and more

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***Update 4/10/18: The date and price of this event have been changed by Cook County. These changes are reflected below.*** One Legal’s Alex Braun will join Chicago Daily Law Bulletin editor Marc Karlinsky and Circuit Court Clerk Dorothy Brown to answer questions about Cook County’s new eFiling system at a […]

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eFiling launches in Cook County for some case types

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Tyler Technologies announced in an email Tuesday that filers in several civil case types could begin using any Illinois certified eFiling service provider — including One Legal — to file in the Circuit Court of Cook County. The milestone marks the first time civil filers in Chicago will be able to file using eFileIL — the new, statewide court filing platform already adopted by the […]

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The 7 PDF skills you need to successfully eFile in Illinois

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You’ve probably heard by now that Illinois State Courts now require electronic filing of court documents almost without exception. As discussed in earlier posts, the courts are rather particular about the formatting of these electronic documents. Scanned PDFs are discouraged. Electronic signatures must be affixed in different formats, depending on […]

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11 Illinois electronic court filing rejection reasons explained

Illinois Trial Court Rejection Reasons

As Illinois adopts a statewide eFiling system, they’ve also standardized a list of issues that might cause a court filing to be rejected and returned to the filer. Below is a full list of possible court filing rejection reasons listed in the eFileIL Trial Court Configuration Standards on IllinoisCourts.gov, with […]

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