Motion to Transfer Case

Menu item to use:

Bankruptcy > Motions, Applications & Briefs > Transfer Case, Motion to

 

FRBP 1014(a)(2)

Local Rule B-1002-1(d)

 

General Information

Adversary cases

 

 

Filing Requirements

 

 

 

Step-by-Step Instructions

 

1. Log into ECF

 

2. Select Bankruptcy > Motion, Applications & Briefs

 

3. Enter case number. Click Next

 

4. Select Transfer Case, Motion to. Click Next

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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. Select type of transfer being sought : Out-of-District or Within-District.  Click Next

 

11. If Out-of-District option was selected in the previous step, enter the name of the District. Click Next

 

      If Within-District was selected, choose the radio button next to the appropriate Southern Indiana division.

 

12 . If you indicated in step 5 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

 

13 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.

 

14. Verify final docket text. If correct, click Next to submit and to review Notice of Electronic Filing.

 

15. Upload proposed order.

 

 

Curing a Deficient Filing:

If the motion is deficient: A new motion fixing deficient items must be filed prior to the deficiency deadline or your original filing may be stricken by the Court.