Claims and Claims Related Items

Administrative Claims

 

Step 1.     Click Bankruptcy.

Step 2.     Click Motions/Applications under the Pleadings category.

Step 3.     Enter your case number.  Click Next.  Note: Ensure that the correct case name and the number match the document you are filing.

Step 3.     Click Administrative Expenses.  Click Next.

Step 4.     Check the box next to "Joint filing with other attorney(s)," if applicable. Click Next.

Step 5.     Select the party on whose behalf you are filing. If the party is not listed, create the party by clicking the Add/Create Party link.  Click Next.

Step 6.     Browse, verify and attach the document (PDF file).  Click the “Yes” radio button next to attachments to documents if uploading attachment(s).
                Click Next.  If there are no attachments, skip to Step 8.

Step 7.     Attach supporting documents, if applicable.

Step 8.     Add the exact pleading title in the docket text box (if differs from docket text). Click Next.

Step 9.     Confirm data on final docket text screen.  Submitting this screen commits the transaction .  You will have no further opportunity to modify 
                 the submission if you continue.  Click Next.

Amending a Claim

 

Step 1.     Select Bankruptcy.

Step 2.     Select File Claims from the Claims Items category.

Step 3.     Enter the case number.  Click Next.   Note: Ensure that the correct case name and the number match the document you are filing.

Step 4.     Select the correct creditor from the drop down list. Make sure the name and address match the address on the Proof of Claim form exactly.  Click Next.
         
                 If the creditor is not listed in the drop down list:

                 a)     Select Add Creditor.
                 b)     Ensure that the correct case name & the number are entered.  Click Next.
                 c)     Enter the name & address of the creditor.
                 d)     Select the appropriate "Creditor Type." Click Next.
                 e)     Click Submit.
                 f)      Select the link File A Proof Of Claim to start the process. 
                 g)     Select the correct creditor from the drop down list.  Make sure the name and address match the address on the POC exactly.  Click Next.

Step 5.     View the pop-up window stating what claims, if any, have been filed on behalf of the creditor you have chosen.  If it is the correct creditor, click "Yes."

Step 6.     Enter the claim number in the "Amends claim #" box on the Proof of Claim Information screen.  Click Find. Note:  If you do not know your claim number,
                 leave the "Amends Claim #" box blank and click Find.  This will pull a listing of all claims on the case.

Step 7.     View the pop-up window listing your claim.  Click on the name of the Creditor that filed the original claim.  Note:  If you are changing creditor
                 names, a warning box will appear.

Step 8.     Enter the amount of the claim in the appropriate box(es) (unsecured, secured, etc.)

Step 9.     Enter any information that might be applicable in the Description or the Remarks field.  Click Next.

Step 10.   Browse, verify and attach the Document ( PDF file).  

Step 11.   Attach supporting documents, if applicable.  Click Next.  The confirmation of filing appears showing the amended claim number assigned for the claim.

Creditor Request for Notice

 

Step 1.     Select Bankruptcy.

Step 2.     Select the Claims Actions & Reaffirmation Agreements category.

Step 3.     Enter the case number.  Click Next.  Note:  Ensure that the case name and number match the document you are filing.

Step 4.     Select Creditor Request for Notice.  Click Next.

Step 5.     Check the box next to "Joint filing with other attorney(s)," if applicable. Click Next.

Step 6.     Enter the name of the creditor filing the notice request.  Click Next.

Step 7.     Enter the name and address of the creditor requesting notice only if the creditor is not on the creditor list.  Click Next.

Step 8.     View case information.  Click Next.

Step 9.     Confirm data on final docket text screen.  Submitting this screen commits the transaction .  You will have no further opportunity to modify
                 the submission if you continue.  Click Next.

Disclosure Statement RE: Reaffirmation Agreement

 

Step 1.     Select Bankruptcy.

Step 2.     Select the Claims Actions & Reaffirmation Agreements category.

Step 3.     Enter the case number.  Click Next.  Note:  Ensure that the case name and number match the document you are filing.

Step 4.     Select Disclosure Statement RE:  Reaffirmation Agreement.  Click Next.

Step 5.     Check the box next to "Joint filing with other attorney(s)," if applicable. Click Next.

Step 6.     Browse, verify and attach the document ( PDF file).  Click the “Yes” radio button next to attachments to documents if uploading attachment(s). 
                Click Next.  If there are no attachments, skip to Step 8.

Step 7.     Attach supporting documents, if applicable.  Click Next.

Step 8.     Enter the name of the creditor for this reaffirmation agreement.  Click Next.

Step 9.     Check the box to refer to an existing event. Click Next.

Step 10.   Select the appropriate event(s) to which your event relates.  Click Next.

Step 11.   Add the exact pleading title in the docket text box (if differs from docket text).  Click Next.

Step 12.   Confirm data on final docket text screen.  Submitting this screen commits the transaction .  You will have no further opportunity to modify
                the submission if you continue.  Click Next.

File Claims

 

Step 1.     Select Bankruptcy.

Step 2.     Select File Claims from the Claims Items category.

Step 3.     Enter the case number.  Click Next.   Note: Ensure that the correct case name and the number match the document you are filing.

Step 4.     Select the correct creditor from the drop down list. Make sure the name and address match the address on the Proof of Claim form exactly.  Click Next.

                If the creditor is not listed:

                a)     Select Add Creditor.
                b)     Ensure that the correct case name & the number are entered.  Click Next.
                c)     Enter the name & address of the creditor.
                d)     Select "Creditor." Click Next.
                e)     Click Submit.
                f)      Select the link File A Proof Of Claim to start the process. 
                g)     Select the correct creditor from the drop down list.  Make sure the name and address match the address on the Proof of Claim form exactly.  Click Next.
 

Step 5.     Enter the amount of claim in the appropriate box(es) (unsecured, secured, etc.)

Step 6.     Enter any applicable information in the Description or the Remarks field.  Click Next.

Step 7.     Browse, verify and attach the Document (PDF file).  

Step 8.     Attach supporting documents, if applicable.  Click Next.  The confirmation of filing appears showing the claim number assigned for the claim.

  

File Speed Claim

 

Speed Claim allows filers to enter claim information directly into a fillable, on-line B10 Proof of Claim form, eliminating having to enter the information
twice (once on the B10 form and once in ECF.)

Step 1.     Select Bankruptcy.

Step 2.     Select File SpeedClaim from the Claims Items category.

Step 3.     Enter the case number.  Click Next.   Note: Ensure that the correct case name and the number match the document you are filing.

Step 4.     Select the correct creditor from the drop down list. Make sure the name and address match the address on the Proof of Claim form exactly.  Click Next.

                 If the creditor is not listed:

                 a)     Select Add Creditor..
                 b)     Ensure that the correct case name & the number are entered.  Click Next.
                 c)     Enter the name & address of the creditor.
                 d)     Select "Creditor." Click Next.
                 e)     Click Submit.
                 f)      Select the link File A Proof Of Claim to start the process. 
                 g)     Select the correct creditor from the drop down list.  Make sure the name and address match the address on the Proof of Claim form exactly.  Click Next.
 
Step 5.     Fill in the electronic B10 Proof of Claim form.

Step 6.     Check “No” or “Yes” as to whether there are attachments to the main document at the bottom of the electronic B10 form.  If “No,” skip to Skip 8.

Step 7.     Attach supporting documents, if applicable.  Click Next.

Step 8.     Click Next.

Notice of Mortgage Payment Change

 

Step 1.     Select Bankruptcy.

Step 2.     Select Claims Actions and Reaffirmation Agreement from the Claims Items category.

Step 3.     Enter the case number.  Click Next.  Note: Ensure that the correct case name and number match the document you are filing.

Step 4.     Select the Notice of Mortgage Payment Change event.  Click Next. 

Step 5.     Check the box next to "Joint filing with other attorney(s)," if applicable. Click Next.

Step 6.     Select the party on whose behalf you are filing.  If the party is not listed, create the party by clicking the Add/Create Party link.  Click Next.

Step 7.     Browse, verify and attach the document ( PDF file).  Click the “Yes” radio button next to attachments to documents if uploading attachment(s). 
                Click Next.  If there are no attachments, skip to Step 9.

Step 8.     Attach supporting documents, if applicable.  Click Next.

Step 9.     Select claim(s) from list.  Click Next.

Step 10.   Answer “Yes” or “No” as to whether a certificate of service is included or attached to the document currently being filed.  If “Yes,” skip to  Step 12. 

Step 11.   View message regarding the certificate of service.  Click Next.

Step 12.   View case data.  Click Next. 

Step 13.   Confirm data on final docket text screen.  Submitting this screen commits the transaction.  You will have no further opportunity to modify
                 the submission if you continue.  Click Next.

Notice of Postpetition Mortgage Fees, Expenses and Charges

 

Step 1.     Select Bankruptcy.

Step 2.     Select Claims Actions and Reaffirmation Agreement from the Claims Items category.

Step 3.     Enter the case number.  Click Next.  Note: Ensure that the correct case name and number match the  document you are filing.

Step 4.     Select the Notice of Postpetition Mortgage Fees, Expenses and Charges event.  Click Next. 

Step 5.     Check the box next to "Joint filing with other attorney(s)," if applicable. Click Next.

Step 6.     Select the party on whose behalf you are filing.  If the party is not listed, create the party by clicking the Add/Create Party link.  Click Next.

Step 7.     Browse, verify and attach the document ( PDF file).  Click the “Yes” radio button next to attachments to documents if uploading attachment(s). 
                Click Next.  If there are no attachments, skip to Step 9.

Step 8.     Attach supporting documents, if applicable.  Click Next.

Step 9.     Select claim(s) from list.  Click Next.

Step 10.   Answer “Yes” or “No” as to whether a certificate of service is included or attached to the document currently being filed.  If “Yes,” skip to Step 12.  

Step 11.   View message regarding the certificate of service.  Click Next.

Step 12.   View case data.  Click Next. 

Step 13.   Confirm data on final docket text screen.  Submitting this screen commits the transaction.  You will have no further opportunity to modify the
                 submission if you continue.  Click Next.

Objection to Claims

 

Step 1.     Select Bankruptcy.

Step 2.     Select the Claim Actions and Reaffirmation Agreements from the Claims Items category.

Step 3.     Enter the case number.  Click Next.  Note:  Ensure that the correct case name and the number match the document you are filing.

Step 4.     Select  Objection to Claim.  Click Next.

Step 5.     Check the box next to "Joint filing with other attorney(s)," if applicable. Click Next.

Step 6.     Select the party on whose behalf you are filing.  Click Next.  If the party is not listed, click .   

Step 7.     Browse, verify and attach the document (PDF file).

Step 8.     Attach supporting documents (if applicable).  Click Next.

Step 9.     Click on the claim for which you are filing an objection.  Click Next.

Step 10.   Enter the name of the Claimant(s).  Click Next.

Step 11.   Add the exact pleading title in the docket text box (if differs from docket text). Click Next.

Step 12.   Confirm data on final docket text screen.  Submitting this screen commits this transaction.  You will have no further opportunity to modify this
                submission if you continue.

Objection to Transfer of Claim

 

Step 1.     Select Bankruptcy.

Step 2.     Select the Claims Actions & Reaffirmation Agreements category.

Step 3.     Enter the case number.  Click Next.  Note:  Ensure that the case name and number match the document you are filing.

Step 4.     Select Objection to Claim.  Click Next.

Step 5.     Check the box next to "Joint filing with other attorney(s)," if applicable. Click Next.

Step 6.     Select the party on whose behalf you are filing. If the party is not listed, create the party by clicking the Add/Create Party link.  Click Next.

Step 7.     Browse, verify and attach the document ( PDF file).  Click the “Yes” radio button next to attachments to documents if uploading attachment(s).  
                Click Next.  If there are no attachments, skip to Step 9.

Step 8.     Attach supporting documents, if applicable.  Click Next.

Step 9.     Select the associated claim(s) from the list.  Click Next.

Step 10.   Enter the name of Claimant(s) who filed claim.  Click Next.

Step 11.   View case information.  Click Next.

Step 12.   Add the exact pleading title in the docket text box (if differs from docket text).  Click Next.

Step 13.   Confirm data on final docket text screen.  Submitting this screen commits the transaction.  You will have no further opportunity to modify
                 the submission if you continue.  Click Next.

Reaffirmation Agreement

 

Step 1.     Select Bankruptcy.

Step 2.     Select the Claims Actions & Reaffirmation Agreements category.

Step 3.     Enter the case number.  Click Next.  Note:  Ensure that the case name and number match the document you are filing.

Step 4.     Select Reaffirmation Agreement.  Click Next.

Step 5.     Check the box next to "Joint filing with other attorney(s)," if applicable. Click Next.

Step 6.     Select “Yes” or “No” as to whether the document is a motion.  Click Next.  If response is “Yes”, please see
                Bankruptcy > Motions/Applications> Reaffirmation event.  If response is “No,” proceed to Step 7.

Step 7.     Select the party on whose behalf you are filing. If the party is not listed, create the party by clicking the Add/Create Party link.  Click Next.                     

Step 8.     Browse, verify and attach the document ( PDF file).  Click the “Yes” radio button next to attachments to documents if uploading attachment(s).  
                Click Next.  If there are no attachments, skip to Step 10.

Step 9.     Attach supporting documents, if applicable.  Click Next.

Step 10.   Enter the creditor name for the Reaffirmation Agreement. 

Step 11.   Select “Yes” or “No” as to whether a signed declaration of attorney is included.    Click Next.

Step 12.   Select “Yes” or “No” as to whether there is a presumption of undue hardship.  Click Next.

Step 13.   Confirm data on final docket text screen.  Submitting this screen commits the transaction .  You will have no further opportunity to modify the
                 submission if you continue.  Click Next.

Response/Objection to Notice of Final Cure Payment Rule 3002.1

 

Step 1.     Select Bankruptcy.

Step 2.     Select the Claims Actions & Reaffirmation Agreements category.

Step 3.     Enter the case number.  Click Next.  Note:  Ensure that the case name and number match the document you are filing.

Step 4.     Select Response/Objection to Notice of Final Cure Payment Rule 3002.1.  Click Next.

Step 5.     Check the box next to "Joint filing with other attorney(s)," if applicable. Click Next.

Step 6.     Select the party on whose behalf you are filing. If the party is not listed, create the party by clicking the Add/Create Party link.  Click Next.

Step 7.     Browse, verify and attach the document ( PDF file).  Click the “Yes” radio button next to attachments to documents if uploading attachment(s). 
                 Click Next.  If there are no attachments, skip to Step 9.

Step 8.     Attach supporting documents, if applicable.

Step 9.     Select the claim associated with the response you are filing.  Click Next.

Step 10.   Select “Yes” or “No” as to whether a certificate of service has been included with the document being filed.  Click Next.  If Yes, proceed to the docket 
                 text screen.  If “No,” view the message regarding the filing of the certificate of service.  Click Next.

Step 11.   Add the exact pleading title in the docket text box (if differs from docket text).  Click Next.

Step 12.   Confirm data on final docket text screen.  Submitting this screen commits the transaction .  You will have no further opportunity to modify the
                 submission if you continue.  Click Next.

Response to Doc re: Claims

 

Step 1.     Select  Bankruptcy.   

Step 2.     Select the Claim Actions and Reaffirmation Agreements from the Claims Items category.

Step 3.     Enter the case number.  Click Next.  Note: Ensure that the correct case name and the number match the document you are filing.

Step 4.     Select Response to Doc re:  Claims.  Click Next.

Step 5.     Check the box next to "Joint filing with other attorney(s)," if applicable. Click Next.

Step 6.     Select the party on whose behalf you are filing.  Click Next.  If the Party Filer is not listed, click Add/Create Party .  

Step 7.     Browse, verify and attach the document (PDF file).

Step 8.     Attach supporting documents (if applicable).  Click Next.

Step 9.     Answer "Yes" or "No" as to whether the document relates to a claim filed in the case.  Click Next.  If selecting "No", click next and skip to Step 11. 
                If you selected "Yes", select the related claim from the list.  Click Next. 

Step 10.   Select claim(s) from list.  Click Next.

Step 11.   Check the box to refer the filing to an existing docket entry.  Click Next.

Step 12.   Check the box next to the related docket entry.  Click Next.

Step 13.   Add the exact pleading title in the docket text box (if differs from docket text). Click Next.

Step 14.   Confirm data on final docket text screen.  Submitting this screen commits the transaction.  You will have no further opportunity to modify the
                 submission if you continue.  Click Next.

Response to Objection to Claim

Step 1. Select Bankruptcy.

Step 2. Select the Claim Actions and Reaffirmation Agreements from the Claims Items category.

Step 3. Enter the case number. Click Next. Note: Ensure that the correct case name and the number match the document you are filing.

Step 4. Select Response to Objection to Claim. Click Next.

Step 5. Check the box next to "Joint filing with other attorney(s)," if applicable. Click Next.

Step 6. Select the party on whose behalf you are filing. Click Next. If the Party Filer is not listed, click Add/Create Party .

Step 7. Browse, verify and attach the document (PDF file). Attach supporting documents (if applicable). Click Next.

Step 8. Select related claim(s) from list. Click Next.

Step 9. Check the box next to the related Objection to Claim. Click Next.

Step 10. Add the exact pleading title in the docket text box (if differs from docket text). Click Next.

Step 11. Confirm data on final docket text screen. Submitting this screen commits the transaction. You will have no further opportunity to modify the submission if you continue. Click Next.

Transfer of Claim

 

Step 1.     Select Bankruptcy.

Step 2.     Select the Claims Actions & Reaffirmation Agreements category.

Step 3.     Enter the case number.  Click Next.  Note:  Ensure that the case name and number match the document you are filing.

Step 4.     Select Response.  Click Next.

Step 5.     Check the box next to "Joint filing with other attorney(s)," if applicable. Click Next.

Step 6.     Browse, verify and attach the document  (PDF file).  Click the “Yes” radio button next to attachments to documents if uploading attachment(s).
                Click Next.  If there are no attachments, skip to Step 8.

Step 7.     Attach supporting documents, if applicable.  Click Next.

Step 8.     Select the claim you are transferring from the list.  Click Next.

Step 9.     Select the status of the claim.  Click Next.

Step 10.   Click the Search Creditors button to search for the Transferee.   Click on the Transferee and click Select.   If the transferee is not found, select the
                 Add New Creditor button to add the creditor. 

Step 11.   Click the Search Creditors button to search for the Transferor.  Click on the Transferor creditor and then click Select.

Step 12.   Click Next.  NOTE:  If additional claims need to be transferred, you may click the Transfer More Claims button before clicking Next.

Step 13.   Confirm data on final docket text screen.  Submitting this screen commits the transaction .  You will have no further opportunity to modify the
                 submission if you continue.  Click Next.

Withdrawal of Creditor Request for Notice

 

Step 1.     Select Bankruptcy.

Step 2.     Select the Claims Actions & Reaffirmation Agreements category.

Step 3.     Enter the case number.  Click Next.  Note:  Ensure that the case name and number match the document you are filing.

Step 4.     Select Withdrawal of Creditor Request for Notice.  Click Next.

Step 5.     Check the box next to "Joint filing with other attorney(s)," if applicable. Click Next.

Step 6.     Browse, verify and attach the document ( PDF file).  Click the “Yes” radio button next to attachments to documents if uploading attachment(s). 
                Click Next.  If there are no attachments, skip to Step 8.

Step 7.     Attach supporting documents, if applicable.

Step 8.     Enter the name of the creditor withdrawing the notice request.  Click Next.

Step 9.     View case data.  Click Next.

Step 10.   Confirm data on final docket text screen.  Submitting this screen commits the transaction.  You will have no further opportunity to modify the
                 submission if you continue.  Click Next.

Withdrawal of Claim

 

Step 1.     Select  Bankruptcy.   

Step 2.     Select the Claim Actions and Reaffirmation Agreements from the Claims Items category.

Step 3.     Enter the case number.  Click Next.  Note: Ensure that the correct case name and the number match the document you are filing.

Step 4.     Select Withdrawal of Claim.  Click Next.

Step 5.     Check the box next to "Joint filing with other attorney(s)," if applicable. Click Next.

Step 6.     Select the party on whose behalf you are filing.  Click Next.   If  the Party Filer is not listed, click Add/Create Party .  

Step 7.     Browse, verify and attach the document (PDF file).

Step 8.     Attach supporting documents (if applicable).  Click Next.

Step 9.     Select the claim(s) you are withdrawing from the list.  Click Next.

Step 10.   Select the appropriate claim status from the pull-down list.   Click Next.

Step 11.   Add the exact pleading title in the docket text box (if differs from docket text). Click Next.

Step 12.   Confirm data on final docket text screen.  Submitting this screen commits this transaction.  You will have no further opportunity to modify
                 this submission if you continue.

Withdrawal of Document re: Claims

 

Step 1.     Select Bankruptcy.

Step 2.     Select the Claims Actions & Reaffirmation Agreements category.

Step 3.     Enter the case number.  Click Next.  Note:  Ensure that the case name and number match the document you are filing.

Step 4.     Select Withdrawal of Document re: Claims.  Click Next.

Step 5.     Check the box next to "Joint filing with other attorney(s)," if applicable. Click Next.

Step 6.     Browse, verify and attach the document ( PDF file).  Click the “Yes” radio button next to attachments to documents if uploading attachment(s). 
                Click Next.  If there are no attachments, skip to Step 8.

Step 7.     Attach supporting documents, if applicable.

Step 8.     Answer "Yes" or "No" as to whether the document relates to a claim filed in the case.  Click Next.  If selecting "No", click next and proceed to Step 9. 
                If you selected "Yes", select the related claim from the list.  Click Next

Step 9.     Answer "Yes" or "No" as to whether the document withdraws a Transfer of Claim.   If selecting "No," click Next and skip to Step 12.  If selecting "Yes,"  Click Next.

Step 10.   View instructions for selecting the Transferee and Transferor of the claim.  Click Next.     

Step 11.   Select the claim transfer type.  Search for and select the Transferee and Transferor(s) of claims.   Click Next.   NOTE:  If transferring more than
                 three claims, click the "Transfer More Claims" button. 

Step 12.   Check the box to refer the filing to an existing docket entry.  Click Next.

Step 13.   Select the docket entry to which your document relates.  

Step 14.   Check the box next to the related docket entry.  Click Next.

Step 15.   View case data.  Click Next.

Step 16.   Confirm data on final docket text screen.  Submitting this screen commits the transaction.  You will have no further opportunity to modify the
                 submission if you continue.  Click Next.