SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF FLORIDA

LOCAL RULES TABLE OF CONTENTS

 

INDEX 

Rule 1001-1.   Scope of Rules; Sanctions; Waiver; Definitions; Acronyms

Rule 1002-1.   Commencement of Case

Rule 1003-1.   Involuntary Petitions

Rule 1006-1.   Installment Payments and Chapter 7 Fee Waivers

Rule 1007-1.   Lists, Schedules, Statements and Other Required Documents; Extension of Time to File

Rule 1007-2.   Mailing – List or Matrix

Rule 1007-3.   Statement of Intention

Rule 1009-1.   Amendments to Petitions, Lists, Schedules, and Statements

Rule 1010-1.   Summons in Involuntary Cases

Rule 1013-1.   Hearing and Disposition In Involuntary Cases

Rule 1014-1.   Transfer of Cases

Rule 1015-1.   Joint Administration or Transfer; Substantive Consolidation

Rule 1017-1.   Conversion – Request for/Notice of

Rule 1017-2.   Dismissal of a Case

Rule 1019-1.   Conversion and Reconversion – Procedure Following

Rule 1071-1.   Divisions – Bankruptcy Court

Rule 1073-1.   Divisional and Judicial Assignment of Cases

Rule 1074-1.   Corporations

Rule 1075-1.   Clerk’s Notice to Consumer Debtors Required Under 11 U.S.C. §342(b)

Rule 2002-1.   Notices

Rule 2003-1.   Meeting of Creditors

Rule 2004-1.   Examinations of Debtor and Others

Rule 2007-1.   Committee Access to Information

Rule 2014-1.   Employment of Professionals

Rule 2015-1.   Reports

Rule 2016-1.   Compensation for Services Rendered and Reimbursement of Expenses

Rule 2081-1.   Chapter 11 – General

Rule 2082-1.   Chapter 12 – Final Decree and Discharge

Rule 2083-1.   Chapter 13 – General

Rule 2090-1.   Attorneys

Rule 2090-2.   Attorney Discipline

Rule 2091-1.   Attorneys – Changes in Attorney of Record for Parties in Cases or Proceedings

Rule 3001-1.   Proof of Claim

Rule 3002-1.   Filing Proof of Claim or Interest in Chapter 7, 12, or 13 Cases

Rule 3003-1.   Filing Proof of Claim or Interest in Chapter 11 Cases

Rule 3007-1.   Objections to Claims

Rule 3009-1.   Preparation, Filing and Service of Final Report By Trustee

Rule 3010-1.   Deposit of Small Dividends

Rule 3011-1.   Unclaimed Funds

Rule 3012-1.   Valuation of Collateral

Rule 3015-1.   Chapter 12 and Chapter 13 Plans

Rule 3015-2.   Amendments to Chapter 13 Plans

Rule 3015-3.   Chapter 13 Valuation of Collateral.  Chapter 13 Confirmation

Rule 3016-1.   Filing of Plan and Disclosure Statement in Small Business Chapter 11 Cases

Rule 3016-2.   Filing of Plan and Disclosure Statement in Standard Chapter 11 Cases

Rule 3017-1.   Disclosure Statement and Confirmation Hearing – Standard Chapter 11 Cases

Rule 3017-2.   Disclosure Statement Approval and Confirmation – Small Business Cases

Rule 3017-3    Disclosure Statement Approval and Confirmation Hearing – Prepackaged Chapter 11 Cases

Rule 3018-1.   Ballots. Voting on Chapter 11 Plan – Deadline

Rule 3020-1.   Confirmation of Chapter 11 Plans

Rule 3022-1.   Final Decree in Chapter 11 Cases

Rule 3070-1.   Chapter 13 Payments

Rule 4001-1.   Relief From Automatic Stay

Rule 4001-2.   Cash Collateral

Rule 4001-3.   Obtaining Credit

Rule 4002-1.   Debtor’s Duty to Provide Tax Returns to Trustee and Creditors

Rule 4003-1.   Exemptions

Rule 4003-2.   Avoidance of Liens on Exempt Property

Rule 4004-1.   [Note: 4004-1 is a reserved rule number]

Rule 4004-2.   Modification of Deadline for Objections to Discharge

Rule 4004-3.   Discharge in General

Rule 4006-1.   Notice of No Discharge or Waiver or Revocation of Discharge

Rule 4007-1.   Modification of Deadline for Objecting to Dischargeability of a Debt

Rule 4008-1.   Reaffirmation

Rule 5001-1.   Court Administration – Acting Chief Judge;  Alternate Judge

Rule 5001-2.   Clerk’s Office Locations.  Access to Clerk’s Office for Emergency or Time Sensitive Filings

Rule 5005-1.   Filing and Transmittal of Papers

Rule 5005-3.   Filing Papers – Size of Papers

Rule 5005-4.   Electronic Filing

Rule 5007-1.   Interpreters; Services for Persons with Communications Disabilities

Rule 5010-1.   Reopening Cases

Rule 5011-1.   Motions to Withdraw Reference

Rule 5011-2.   Abstention

Rule 5071-1.   Continuances

Rule 5072-2.   Court Security

Rule 5073-1.   Photography, Recording, and Broadcasting  – Use of Devices Prohibited

Rule 5080-1.   Fees

Rule 5081-1.   Fees – Form of Payment

Rule 5091-1.   Signatures. Judges

Rule 6004-1.   Sale of Property

Rule 6005-1.   Auctioneers

Rule 6006-1.   Executory Contracts and Unexpired Leases

Rule 6007-1.   Abandonment of Property

Rule 7003-1.   Commencement of Adversary Proceedings

Rule 7004-1.   [Note: 7004-1 is a reserved rule number]

Rule 7004-2.   Summons in Adversary Proceeding.  Alias Summons

Rule 7012-1.   [Note: 7012-1 is a reserved rule number.]

Rule 7016-1.   Pretrial Procedure

Rule 7026-1.   Discovery – General

Rule 7030-2.   Depositions Upon Oral Examination – Reasonable Notice of Taking Depositions

Rule 7041-1.   Dismissal of Adversary Proceeding

Rule 7054-1.   Taxation of Costs by Clerk; Deadline for Motions for Attorney Fees and Motions for Costs Requiring Court Order

Rule 7055-1.   Default

Rule 7056-1.   Notice to Individuals Regarding Opposing Motions for Summary Judgment

Rule 7067-1.   Registry Funds. Exceptions to Registry Fund Deposit Requirement

Rule 7069-1.   Execution

Rule 7090-1.   Continuance of Pretrial and Trial

Rule 8002-1.   Time for Filing Notice of Appeal

Rule 8003-1.   Notice of Appeal.  Required Content and Fee

Rule 8004-1.   Motions for Leave to Appeal

Rule 8007-1.   Motions for Stay Pending Appeal

Rule 8009-1.   Record and Issues on Appeal

Rule 8010-3.   Determination of Motion – Appeal

Rule 8013-4.   Emergency Motion – Appeal;  Requests to Expedite Appeal

Rule 8021-1.   Taxation of Appellate Costs by Clerk

Rule 9004-1.   Requirements for Form and Style of Papers

Rule 9004-2.   Caption – Papers

Rule 9005-1.   Harmless Errors in Setting Deadlines

Rule 9009-1.   Local Forms

Rule 9010-1.   Notice of Appearance

Rule 9011-4.   Signatures

Rule 9013-1.   Motions

Rule 9013-2.   [Note: 9013-2 is a reserved rule number]

Rule 9013-3.   Certificate of Service

Rule 9014-1.   Contested Matters

Rule 9015-1.   Pleading and Responding to Jury Trial Demand

Rule 9016-1.   Subpoenas for Cases in Other Districts

Rule 9019-1.   Settlement of Matters

Rule 9019-2.   Mediation

Rule 9021-1.   Judgments and Orders – Entry of

Rule 9027-1.   Removal; Deadline for Motion to Remand

Rule 9036-1.   Notice By Electronic Transmission

Rule 9070-1.   Exhibits

Rule 9071-1.   [Note: 9071-1 is a reserved rule number]

Rule 9071-2.   Referral of Pro Se Parties to Pro Bono Representation

Rule 9072-1.   Orders – Proposed

Rule 9073-1.   Hearings

Rule 9074-1.   Appearance by Telephone

Rule 9075-1.   Emergency Motions

Rule 9076-1.   Electronic Service

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