The Central District of California was upgraded to CM/ECF Version 5 on February 19, 2013. One of the new features requires users to create more secure passwords. After logging in with your current password, a pop-up message will instruct you to change your password. Click here  for information on changing your password and other new features including new nature of suit codes. If your e-mail address has changed, you are required to update it in the CM/ECF System, Local Rule 5-4.8. After logging into CM/ECF, click on Utilities --> Maintain Your e-mail and update your e-mail address.
For more information, visit the E-Filing section .