Local Rules (in Effect February 1, 2021)

Local Rules (in Effect February 1, 2021) - PDF

Local Rules Redlined Version (in Effect February 1, 2021) - PDF

Local Rule Number Form Type Description
  PDF        DOC Local Rules Chronology Table
  PDF        DOC Local Rules Table of Contents
1001-1 PDF        DOC Scope of Rules
1002-1 PDF        DOC Commencement of Case
1003-1 PDF        DOC Entry of Order for Relief on Involuntary Petition
1006-1 PDF        DOC Filing Fees
1007-1 PDF        DOC Lists, Schedules and Statements
1007-2 PDF        DOC List of Creditors/Mailing Matrix
1009-1 PDF        DOC Notice by Chapter 7, Chapter 12 or Chapter 13 Debtor to Creditors Not Scheduled Prior to Meeting of Creditors
1009-2 PDF        DOC Notice of Amendment of Schedules in Chapter 11 Cases
1014-1 PDF        DOC Transfer of Cases or Adversary Proceedings to Another District
1015-1 PDF        DOC Joint Administration of Cases Pending in the Same Court
1016-1 PDF        DOC Suggestion of Death
1017-1 PDF        DOC Petition Deficiencies
1017-2 PDF        DOC Dismissal of Chapter 11 Case
1017-3 PDF        DOC Closing of Cases by Substantive
2002-1 PDF        DOC Notices to Creditors, Equity Security Holders, United States and United States Trustee
2003-1 PDF        DOC Submission of Interrogatories in Lieu of Live Testimony at Meetings Conducted under 11 U.S.C. 341 in Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 Cases
2004-1 PDF        DOC Rule 2004 Examinations
2011-1 PDF        DOC Certification of Debtor-in-Possession Status or Trustee Qualification
2014-1 PDF        DOC Employment of Professional Persons
2015-2 PDF        DOC Debtor-in-Possession Bank Accounts in Chapter 11 Cases
2016-1 PDF        DOC Disclosure of Compensation
2016-2 PDF        DOC Motion for Compensation and Reimbursement of Expenses
3001-1 PDF       DOC Filing Proof of Claim; Transfer of Claim
3002-1 PDF        DOC Government Deadline to File Proof of Claim
3003-1 PDF        DOC Proofs of Claim in Chapter 11 Cases
3007-1 PDF        DOC Omnibus Objection to Claims
3007-2 PDF        DOC Service of Objections to Claims;  Notices in Lieu of Full Objection
3011-1 PDF        DOC Deposit or Release  of Funds Paid into the Registry of the Court
3011-2 PDF        DOC Motion for Release of Funds Paid into the Registry of the Court - Confidentiality
3015-1 PDF        DOC Chapter 12 Plan and Confirmation Requirements
3016-1 PDF        DOC Redline or Blackline of Plan and Disclosure Statement Documents
3016-2 PDF        DOC Plan Supplements
3017-1 PDF        DOC Approval of Disclosure statement
3017-2 PDF        DOC Combined Hearings on Approval of Disclosure Statements and Confirmation of Plans in Liquidation Chapter 11 Cases
3017-3 PDF        DOC Disclosure Statement & Confirmation Briefs and Memoranda
3022-1 PDF        DOC Closing of Chapter 11 Cases
3023-1 PDF        DOC Special Procedures in Chapter 13 Matters
4001-1 PDF        DOC Procedure on Request for Relief from the Automatic Stay of 11 U.S.C. § 362 (a)
4001-2 PDF        DOC Cash Collateral and Financing Orders
4001-3 PDF        DOC Investment in Money Market Funds
4001-4 PDF        DOC Procedures on Motion for Continuation or Imposition of Automatic Stay
4002-1 PDF        DOC Duties of Debtor under 11 U.S.C. § 521 in Chapter 7 and 13 Cases
4003-1 PDF        DOC Exemptions
4004-1 PDF        DOC Automatic Extension of Time to File Complaint Objection to Discharge in Event of Amendment
4007-1 PDF        DOC Automatic Extension of Time to File Complaint to Determine Dischargeability of a Debt in Event of Amendment
5001-2 PDF        DOC Clerk's Office Location; Hours; After Hours Filings
5005-2 PDF        DOC Facsimile Documents and E-Mailed Documents
5005-4 PDF        DOC Electronic Filing
5009-1 PDF        DOC Closing of Chapter 7 Cases
5009-2 PDF        DOC Closing of Chapter 15 Cases
5010-1 PDF        DOC Reopening Cases
5011-1 PDF       DOC Motions for Withdrawal of Reference from Bankruptcy Court
6004-1 PDF        DOC Sale and Sale Procedures Motions
7001-1 PDF        DOC Scope of Rules - Adversary Proceedings
7003-1 PDF        DOC Adversary Proceeding Cover Sheet
7004-2 PDF        DOC Summons and Notice of Pretrial Conference in an Adversary Proceeding
7007-1 PDF        DOC Briefs:  When Required and Schedule
7007-2 PDF        DOC Form and Contents of Briefs and Appendices
7007-3 PDF        DOC Oral Argument, Hearing on Adversary Proceeding Motions
7007-4 PDF        DOC Notice of Completion of Briefing or Certificate of Not Objections, and Notice of Completion of Briefing Binder
7008-1 PDF        DOC Statement in Pleadings Regarding Consent to Entry of Order or Judgment in Core Proceeding
7012-1 PDF        DOC Statement in Answer, Motion or Response Thereto Regarding Consent to Entry of Order or Judgment in Core Proceeding
7012-2 PDF        DOC Extension of Time Plead or File Motion
7016-1 PDF        DOC Fed. R. Civ. P. 16 Scheduling Conference
7016-2 PDF        DOC Pretrial Conference
7016-3 PDF        DOC Telephonic Fed. R. Civ. P. 16 Scheduling Conference or Pretrial Conference
7026-1 PDF        DOC Discovery
7026-2 PDF        DOC Service of Discovery Materials
7026-3 PDF        DOC Discovery of Electronic Documents ("E-Discovery")
7030-1 PDF        DOC Depositions
7055-1 PDF        DOC Default
8003-1 PDF        DOC Transmittal of Notice of Appeal to Bankruptcy Judge;  Committee Notice and Request for Service
8003-2 PDF        DOC Opinion in Support of Order
8004-1 PDF        DOC Applicability to Appeals by Leave
8009-1 PDF        DOC Record on Appeal
8024-1 PDF        DOC Notice of Disposition of Appeal
9004-1 PDF        DOC Caption
9006-1 PDF        DOC Time for Service and Filing of Motions and Objections
9006-2 PDF        DOC Bridge Orders Not Required in Certain Circumstances
9010-1 PDF        DOC Bar Admission
9010-2 PDF        DOC Substitution;  Withdrawal
9010-3 PDF        DOC Appearance by Supervised Law Student
9011-4 PDF        DOC Signatures
9013-1 PDF        DOC Motions and Applications
9013-3 PDF        DOC Service Copies
9018-1 PDF        DOC Exhibits; Documents under Seal;  Confidentiality
9019-1 PDF        DOC Certificate of Counsel
9019-2 PDF        DOC Mediator and Arbitrator Qualifications and Compensation
9019-3 PDF        DOC Assignment of Disputes to Mediation or Voluntary Arbitration
9019-4 PDF        DOC Arbitration
9019-5 PDF        DOC Mediation
9019-6 PDF        DOC Other Alternative Dispute Resolution Procedures
9019-7 PDF        DOC Notice of Court Annexed Alternative Dispute Resolution Program
9022-1 PDF        DOC Service of Judgment or Order
9027-1 PDF        DOC Statement in Notice of Removal Regarding Consent to Entry of Order or Judgment in Core Proceeding
9029-2 PDF        DOC Modalities and Guidelines for Communication and Cooperation Between Courts in Cross-Border Insolvency Matters
9029-3 PDF        DOC Hearing Agenda Required
9033-1 PDF        DOC Transmittal to the District Court of Proposed Findings of Fact and Conclusions of Law
9036-1 PDF        DOC Electronic Transmission of Court Notices; Service on Registered CM/ECF Users; Use of Technology in the Courtroom
9037-1 PDF        DOC Redaction of Personal Data Identifiers