Chief Judge Roger L. Efremsky • Clerk of Court Edward Emmons

Stipulation to Appoint Resolution Advocate (Docketing Instructions)

Bankruptcy Dispute Resolution Program
DOCKET EVENTS AND PROCEDURES
Stipulation to Appoint Resolution Advocate

These instructions explain how to electronically file and docket a Stipulation to Appoint Resolution Advocate using the Court’s CM/ECF system. Attorneys and parties who do not have access to the CM/ECF system must file the original paper version of the Stipulation with the Clerk. 

A sample blank Stipulation is available from the Clerk and on the Court website at www.canb.uscourts.gov > Forms > District > BDRP - Stipulation Appointing Resolution Advocate and Assignment to the BDRP.

• Click the Bankruptcy or Adversary hyperlink on the CM/ECF main menu.

• Click the BDRP hyperlink.

• Enter the Case Number or, if applicable, the Adversary Proceeding number, click [Next].

• Select Stipulation to Appoint Resolution Advocate, click [Next].

• Select the party, click [Next].

• Click [Next].

• Associate the PDF file of the Stipulation to Appoint Resolution Advocate, click [Next].

• After the prompt stating: “Please enter the name of the designated resolution advocate,” enter the name of the resolution advocate, click [Next].

• At the prompt stating: “Please select a matter type,” select a type of matter from the drop down menu, click [Next].

• Review and edit the docket text if necessary, click [Next].