Hot Topic for May

Employee Income Records (Payment Advices)


As part of the new Bankruptcy Abuse Prevention and Consumer Protection Act:

We have created a Payment Advices Cover Sheet to help you. The cover sheet helps clarify by providing a check box when:

Reminder: Redact all but the last four digits of the debtor's social security number

The Clerk's office will scan the necessary documents into our system if counsel is unable to do so. Please mail them to U.S. Bankruptcy Court Clerk.

May Facts:

In March 2006:
  • 197 Attorneys filed
  • 3,594 pleadings electronically

New Petitions filed by Electronic Case Filers:
  • 84 % March 2005
  • 84 % year to date

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