Hot Topic for February

Public Comment on Revamped Bankruptcy Rules and Forms

HIGHLIGHTS

The Judicial Conference Committee on Rules of Practice and Procedure is seeking your comments on proposed amendments to rule and form changes. The public comment period closes February 15, 2013.

Some of the revised official forms include:

Some, but not all, of the proposed rule changes include:

e-Facts:

In December 2012:
  • 318 Attorneys filed
  • 5,902 pleadings electronically

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  • 94 % December 2012
  • 94 % year to date

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