Oakland Division Procedures

NameApplicable Cases
Application for Pro Hac Vice
All Chapters
Bankruptcy Code § 524(c)(6)(A) - Reaffirmation Agreement for cases filed before 10/17/2005
Cell Phone Policy
Ch. 7 Fee App / Final Account Procedures
Chapter 7
Chapter 13 Payment of Pre-Confirmation, Adequate Protection Payments
Chapter 13
Copy Service (SF and Oakland Divisions)
Distribution Order regarding Model Chapter 13 Plan (effective August 1, 2013)
Chapter 13
Electronic Case Filing Procedures (Effective 2/1/2010)
All Chapters
Federal Records Center (FRC) File Order Procedure
All Chapters
Judge Efremsky's Open Calendar Procedure
Judge Efremsky's Order re Extension to File Schedules
Judge Efremsky's Policy and Procedures for Appearances by Telephone
Judge Lafferty's Open Calendar Procedure
Judge Lafferty's Open Calendar Procedure
Judge Lafferty's Policy and Procedures for Appearances by Telephone
Judge Novack's Chapter 11 Status Conference
Chapter 11
Judge Novack's Courtroom Procedures for Trial
Judge Novack's Guidelines for Motions for Relief from Stay
Judge Novack's Open Calendar Procedure
Judge Novack's Policy for Courtesy Copies
Judge Novack's Practices and Procedures
Judge Novack's Professional Retention Procedures
Judge Novack's Relief From Stay Cover Sheet
Model Chapter 13 Plan - for cases filed before August 1, 2013
Chapter 13
Model Chapter 13 Plan - For cases filed on or after August 1, 2013
Chapter 13
Notice re Proposed Orders Filed with Motions
Notice Regarding Reduction in Attorney Fees (Appearance at Meetings of Creditors)
Notice Regarding Reduction in Attorney Fees (Motions to Value or Strip Liens Pursuant to 11 U.S.C. § 506)
Chapter 13
Oakland Sealed Records Procedure (Effective February 2014)
Order Clarifying Model Chapter 13 Plan
Chapter 13