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
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
Order Re Filing Of Payment Advices
Order Re Initial Disclosures and Discovery Conference (Oakland & San Francisco)
Order Re Procedures For Approval Of Reaffirmation Agreements Where Debtor Is Represented By Counsel
Order re: Joint Prehearing Conference Statements on Objections to Confirmation of Chapter 13 Plans
Chapter 13
Procedures For Dismissal Of Chapter 13 Case On Chapter 13 Trustee's Motion For Lack Of Feasibility Of Plan After Audit
Rights and Responsibilities of Chapter 13 Debtors and their Attorneys
Chapter 13
Rights and Responsibilities of Chapter 13 Debtors and Their Attorneys (Effictive August 1, 2013)
Chapter 13
Tape & Transcript Ordering Procedure