Case Upload

If you are using Petition Preparation Software and it has created the appropriate files you may bypass Open BK and Creditor Upload and simply upload the information to ECF to file your case.

 

Note:  Case Upload will not  open a Chapter 11.

 

Click the Bankruptcy hyperlink on the CM/ECF Main Menu.

 

1.  Click Case Upload hyperlink.

 

2.  Click Browse. verify and attach the Debtor Information (TXT file).

 

3.  Click Browse, verify and attach the Petition (PDF file).

 

4.  Click Browse, verify and attach the Creditor Matrix (TXT file).

 

5.  Click Browse, verify and attach the Chapter 13 plan (PDF file).

 

6.  Click Browse, verify and attach the Certificate of credit counseling (PDF file).

 

7.  Click Browse, verify and attach the Statement of Social Security Number (PDF file).

 

8.  Click Next.

 

 

NOTE:  If you use Case Upload to open a skeleton petition, you cannot use Case Upload to file the balance of the schedules.  You must file them separately under the Miscellaneous Category in ECF.

 

Case Upload cannot file to existing cases.

Manual Chapter: 
Case Opening - Bankruptcy