Motion to Close Chapter 11 Case

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Bankruptcy > Motions, Applications & Briefs > Close Chapter 11 Case, Motion to

 

S. D. Ind. B-3022-2(c)

 

General Information

 

 

Filing Requirements

 

Step-by-Step Procedures

1. Log into CM/ECF

 

2. Select Bankruptcy > Motions, Applications & Briefs

 

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

 

4. Select Close Chapter 11 Case, Motion to from the event list and click Next

 

5. Select appropriate radio button to indicate whether or not the Motion you are filing is amended.

 

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

 

7. 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.

 

8. Select the party filer.  If the party is not listed, click on Add/Create New Party. Click Next

 

Note: The "Attorney/Party Association” screen may appear. If your party selection was correct, check the box to create an association and click Next.

 

9. Browse to select the Motion (pdf file).  Click Next

 

10. Objection deadline is calculated and displayed. Click Next

 

11. If you indicated that you are filing an amended motion, all pending motions on the docket are displayed. Select the motion that is being amended and click Next

 

12. Select prefix text, if applicable, and click Next

 

Note: The prefix text option is not available if you indicated in Step 5 that the Motion you are filing is amended.

 

13. 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.

 

 

Curing a Deficient Filing

A Corrected Motion, fixing deficient items, must be filed prior to the deficiency deadline or the original Motion may be stricken from the record.