Public Comment Period For Proposed General Order and Local Bankruptcy Rules

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The United States Bankruptcy Court for the Central District of California has drafted revisions to General Order 96-05 and a number of its Local Bankruptcy Rules (LBRs), and is now seeking public comment.

Redline drafts of General Order 96-05 Attorney Discipline Procedures in Bankruptcy Court, and the LBRs listed below, are available on the Court’s web site at under the Local Bankruptcy Rules and Forms subsection of Forms/Rules/General Orders.

LBR 1010-1 Involuntary Petitions
LBR 3015-1(w)(3) Motions and Applications Filed on Notice of Opportunity to Request a Hearing: Response Filed
LBR 5005-2(d) Filing Papers - Number of Copies: Judge’s Copy
LBR 7004-1(a) Issuance and Service of Summons and Notice of Status Conference: Presentation of Issuance
LBR 7056-1(b)(1) Summary Judgment: Motion and Supporting Documents
LBR 9009-1 Forms
LBR 9013-1(o)(2) Matters that May Not be Determined Upon Notice of Opportunity to Request Hearing
LBR 9013-1(o)(4) Motions and Matters Not Requiring a Hearing: Response and Request for Hearing Filed

All comments must be in writing, and received by October 20, 2010. Comments should be e-mailed to Please include your name, address, telephone number, and e-mail address so that you may be contacted about any questions regarding your comments. All comments must be timely received to be considered.



September 20, 2010
PN 10-018