Mortgage Modification Mediation Program

Rev. 12/05/14

MORTGAGE MODIFICATION MEDIATION PROGRAM                                             

Overview:

The Mortgage Modification Mediation Program (MMM Program) is available to any chapter 13 debtor seeking to modify a mortgage obligation with respect to his or her principal residence.  In order to qualify to participate in the MMM Program, the debtor must meet certain criteria as outlined in LBR 9019-3.   

The judges of this District have implemented a centralized review of mortgage modification mediation requests.  Rich Rogers, law clerk to Judge Thomas, was designated with this responsibility.  All orders and communications to chambers on these requests will be handled by Rich Rogers.   

For order format, please see Proposed Orders.

 
Codes, Rules and Forms:
 
Bankruptcy Code:
None
Bankruptcy Rule:
None
Local Rule:
Local Form:
 

CM/ECF Event(s):

Miscellaneous, Certification of Readiness for Mediation (LBF 9019-9(d))
Miscellaneous, Consent to Mediation
Miscellaneous, Report of Mediator
Motions/Applications, Approve Final Mortgage Modification
Motions/Applications, Continuance of Mortgage Modification Mediation
Motions/Applications, Participate in Mortgage Modification Mediation Program (LBF 9019-3(a))

I. Noticing:

A. Type:                     Passive – 21 day language (Local Bankruptcy Form 9019-3(a))

B. Who Serves:       Debtor

C. Service:               P