Proofs of Claims for all chapters and amendments to those claims may be filed electronically through the court’s website without a login and password with the following restrictions:
- The name and complete address of the creditor must appear on the claim form. If an attorney is filing the claim on behalf of a creditor, the attorney should also enter his/her name and address. The name and title, if any, of the person authorized to file the claim is required on the claim form.
- The claimant complies with the requirements of Fed. R. Bankr. P. 3001(c) and (d) regarding the attachment of documentation in electronic format sufficient to establish the validity and status of the claim.
- The electronic filing of a proof of claim with the Clerk of Court shall constitute the filing claimant’s approved signature by law and the provisions of 18 U.S.C. §152 shall apply to such filing.
- The electronic filing of a proof of claim in accordance with the Clerk’s procedures shall constitute entry of the proof of claim in the claims register maintained by the Clerk pursuant to Fed. R. Bankr. P. 5003.
- The claimant complies with the privacy protection redaction requirements of Fed. R. Bankr. P. 9037.
- The Court will be informed of any change of address, telephone number or email address by the claimant who may file an amended claim or submit a change of address by mail.
|IMPORTANT NOTE:||The penalty for filing fraudulent claim: Fine of up to $500,000 or imprisonment for up to 5 years, or both. See 11 U.S.C. §§ 152 and 3571.|
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Withdrawal of Claims, Transfers or Assignments of Claims may only be filed electronically with a login and password or by mail. Click here for information on filing by mail.
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