Reopen Case

Rev. 11/02/16

MOTION TO REOPEN CASE

Overview:

After an estate is fully administered and the trustee is discharged, the court will close the case.  A case may be reopened to administer assets, accord relief to the debtor, or for other cause.  The trustee may request to reopen a case to administer assets and may defer the reopening fee until the extent to which assets exist is determined.

No noticing required.

This filing should be accompanied by the Motion/Pleading, Certificate of Service, and Proposed Order.

For order format, please see Proposed Orders

 

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

 

CM/ECF Event(s):

            Motions/Applications, Reopen Case