Agreed Consent to Judgment


How to file:

Location of event: Adversary > Resolution (Dismissal/Judgment) & Post-Judgment Matters > Agreed Consent to Judgment (Resolves an Adversary Proceeding)


Things to be aware of when filing: The agreement must be titled Agreed Consent to Judgment, not Agreed Judgment, and must not contain order or judgment language such as "it is ordered" or "it is adjudged," nor findings of the court, nor a place for the judge's signature.



FRBP 9021

S. D. Ind. B-9019-1

Clerk's notice dated January 23, 2013

Clerk's notice dated July 2014


General Information

See more information on resolutions of adversary proceedings



Filing Requirements


Step-by-Step Procedures

1. Log into CM/ECF


2. Select Adversary > Resolution (Dismissal/Judgment) & Post-Judgment Matters


3. Enter the case number (in the format xx-xxxxx) and click Next


4. Select Agreed Consent to Judgment (Resolves an Adversary Proceeding) from the event list and click Next


5. Check box if jointly filing with another attorney, click Next.


6. If you indicated that you are filing jointly with other attorney(s), select additional attorney(s) and click Next


NOTE: You cannot add attorneys. Only attorneys who have previously entered an appearance will be available for selection.


7. Select all parties that have signed off on the agreement.  If the party is not listed, click on Add/Create New Party. Click Next


Note: The "Attorney/Party Association” screen may appear. Only check the box to create an association if the party is represented by the attorney shown.


8. Browse to select the Application (pdf file).  Click Next


9. Select the appropriate radio button relating to the dismissal of the adversary and click Next


10. If you answered Yes in the above step, an objection deadline is calculated and displayed if the adversary is seeking revocation or denial of discharge. Click Next


11. Add additional text if desired and click Next


12. Verify the final docket text; if correct, click Next to submit your document(s).


Note: The Notice of Electronic Filing displays giving you the document number. Copies of this notice are immediately e-mailed to all participants who receive electronic notification in the case.


13. Upload proposed judgment.



Curing a Deficient Filing

If the agreement was deficient: A corrected agreement must be filed prior to the deficiency deadline using the above instructions or the original filing may be stricken by the court.