FILE YOUR PROOF OF CLAIM FORM ELECTRONICALLY
• A proof of claim may be filed electronically using the
electronic proof of claim form link below. If you are filing a proof
of claim electronically for the first time, please read all information
provided below BEFORE attempting to file your
proof of claim using this link.
• This service is now being provided as an alternative filing
option for those parties not eligible to register for CM/ECF who had to
previously file their proofs of claim conventionally (in paper) with the
• As provided under Local Rules 3001-1(A)(1), 5005-4(B)(3)
and 5005-4(D), a claim filed electronically on this courtís website shall
constitute the filerís approved signature and have the same force and
effect as if the individual signed a paper copy of the document.
Documents required to be verified or contain an unsworn declaration
that are filed electronically shall be treated, for all purposes (both
civil and criminal, including penalties for perjury), the same as though
signed or subscribed.
• You must remove certain personal information from all documents
before electronically submitting the proof of claim form. See the notice
below and Local Rule 5005-1(A)(2).
IMPORTANT NOTICE OF REDACTION RESPONSIBILITY
: IMPORTANT NOTICE OF REDACTION RESPONSIBILITY: All filers must redact:
Social Security or taxpayer-identification numbers; dates of birth; names of
minor children; and financial account numbers, in compliance with Bankruptcy
Rule 9037. This requirement applies to all documents, including attachments.
Frequently Asked Questions
Proof of Claim Instructions
Electronic Proof of Claim Form (Microsoft
Internet Explorer web browser only)
Penalty for filing fraudulent claim: Fine of up to $500,000 or
imprisonment for up to 5 years, or both. 18 U.S.C. §§
152 and 3571.