On January 4, 2010, the Southern District of Florida begn a pilot program to allow new civil cases to be electronically filed. You can view Administrative Order 2009-36 implemeting the program HERE. The Southern District of Florida "CM/ECF Electronic New Civil Case Opening" guide can be found HERE.
The court has also released the "CM/ECF Electronic New Civil Case Opening Quick Reference Guide" which is below:CM-ECF Electronic New Civil Case Opening Quick Reference - S.D. Florida