Today, the Federal Circuit Clerk’s Office provided a notice advising the public that, while in-person filings are now available, the court encourages the filing of paper documents through the U.S. Postal Service. Here is the text of today’s announcement.
Consistent with the prior Order Modifying Procedures for Nonelectronic Filing (Nov. 2, 2020), the Clerk’s Office is advising that paper filings and submissions are again available in-person through the night drop box on H Street, N.W., as well as by couriers, third-party commercial carriers, and members of the public. While these options remain available, the Clerk’s Office continues to encourage the filing and submission of all paper documents through the U.S. Postal Service to Clerk of Court, United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, 717 Madison Place, N.W., Washington, DC 20439.