Objection to Motion/Application in main (bk) case
Last Updated: June 3, 2016

11 U.S.C.
Fed. R. Bank. P. 9014

Event: Bankruptcy > Answer (Invol)/Objection/Response/Reply ... > Objection ...

Related Topics: Objection to Ch. 11 Disclosure Statement, Objection to Ch. 11/12  Plan, or Objection to Ch. 13 Plan.

    When a Motion/Application is filed, notice of opportunity for hearing is usually provided by the moving party. In other words, giving parties a period of time to object and/or request a hearing. When an Objection/Request for Hearing is filed, the clerk's office will generally schedule a hearing.

To file a Request for Hearing re: Objection to Claim, use the Request for Hearing event found under Answer (Invol)/Objection/Response/Reply ... or  under Creditor Claim Actions.

To File Electronically:

  1. Log into CM/ECF.

  2. Select [Bankruptcy >  Answer (Invol)/Objection/Response/Reply ...].

  3. Select [Reference an Existing motion/application].

  4. Enter the case number (e.g, xx-xxxxx).

  5. Select [Objection] or [Objection to Relief from Stay] or Objection to Application for Compensation/Professional Fees] from the drop-down list.


    • If you are filing an objection to a Motion for Relief from Stay, select [Objection to Relief from Stay] from the drop-down list.

    • If you are filing an objection to an Application for Compensation/Professional Fees, select [Objection to Application for Compensation/Professional Fees] from the drop-down list.

  6. Select the party filer. If the party is not listed, click on Add/Create New Party.

    Note:  The Attorney/Party Association screen may appear. If your party selection was correct, check the box to create an association.

  7. Browse to select the Objection (.pdf file).

    Note:  Any supporting documents and the Proof of Service may be added as attachments to this document.

  8. Refer to the Motion/Application.

    Note:  If you are objecting to a document other than a Motion or Application, refer to that document (e.g., Objection to Debtor's List of Exhibits).

  9. Modify the text as appropriate.

  10. Verify the final docket text; if correct, click [Next] to submit your document(s).

    Note: The Notice of Electronic Filing displays giving you the document number. Copies of this notice are immediately e-mailed to all participants who receive electronic notification in the case.





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