Claims, Exhibits and Supporting Information
A. Filing Claims and Supporting Information
2. As a courtesy to the public, the Clerk’s Office will accept filings from infrequent users over the counter or through the mail and will electronically file documents on their behalf. However, if a creditor files claims in more than five (5) cases in a calendar year, the creditor will henceforth be required to obtain a login and password and begin filing claims electronically.
(2) Obtaining a login and password for the court's Case Management and Electronic Filing System (CM/ECF).
c. Documents submitted to the court without a self-addressed stamped envelope will become the property of the court and will be discarded after 15 days. The clerk will not assume the responsibility of party filers to retain documents.
4. For detailed information regarding claims, please refer to the Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure 3001.
B. Exhibits to Be Introduced Into Evidence
Documentary Exhibits offered into evidence by parties during Court hearings must be submitted in hard copy. At the time of submission, parties should indicate if they would like the exhibits returned to them after the final judgment has been entered and the appeal period has expired. If the submitting party does not request the exhibits to be returned, they will be discarded after a period of one year from the closing of the case. Please see the Exhibit Submission and Return form attached as Exhibit A.