OASIS members and other interested parties,
OASIS and the LegalXML Electronic Court Filing TC are pleased to announce that Electronic Court Filing Web Services Service Interaction Profile Version 5.0 is now available for public review and comment.
Electronic Court Filing v5.0 (ECF v5.0) defines a technical architecture for an electronic court filing system. ECF Web Services SIP v5.0 defines a Service Interaction Profile, as defined in Section 7 of the ECF v5.0 specification. The Web Services SIP may be used to transmit ECF v5.0 messages between Internet-connected systems.
This specification provides a web service-based system in conformance with the WS-I Basic Profile 1.1 and Basic Security Profile 1.1 for use with the ECF v5.0 specification. This version adds support for bulk filings. It improves security support for tokens, attachments, and rights management through inclusion of WS-Security 1.1 and adds supports for message splitting and assembly through inclusion of WS-Reliable Messaging 1.1.
The documents and related files are available here:
Electronic Court Filing Web Services Service Interaction Profile Version 5.0
Committee Specification Draft 01 / Public Review Draft 01
12 February 2019
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The public review starts March 15, 2019 at 00:00 UTC and ends April 13, 2019 at 23:59 UTC.
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