In longshore news:

The Benefits Review Board is now accepting electronic filing. The notice from the Department of Labor states: “All parties to appeals before the Benefits Review Board (BRB) may now use the Board’s Electronic File and Service Request (EFSR) system.  The EFSR portal allows parties to file new appeals electronically, receive electronic service of Board issuances, file briefs and motions electronically, and check the status of existing appeals via a web-based interface accessible 24 hours every day in lieu of paper documents.” See the announcement from Navigable Waters here. See the user guide for the news system here.