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Motions for Leave to Appeal

Local Rule Number: 
Rule 8004-1
8000 Series

(A)       Filing Fee Must Accompany Motion. A motion for leave to appeal shall be accompanied by the prescribed filing fee. A motion for leave to appeal not accompanied by the fee shall be dismissed by this court after service of notice by the clerk of the fee requirement, as authorized by District Court Local Rule 87.4(c).

(B)       Appellate Docketing Fee Payment Deadline. Within seven days from the entry of the district court order granting a motion for leave to appeal, the appellant shall pay the prescribed appellate docketing fee to the clerk of the bankruptcy court.

[Comment: See “Clerk’s Instructions for Appeals”.]