Reopen Case

Rev. 09/30/14

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.  (Fee Due except when reopened to correct an administrative error, or assert protection of the discharge injunction).  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 and proposed order.

This filing is to reopen to file Certificate of Financial Management .

 

            For order format, please see Proposed Orders

 

Codes, Rules and Forms:

 

Bankruptcy Code:

350

Bankruptcy Rule:

5010

Local Rule:

None

Local Form:

None

 

CM/ECF Event(s):

 

            Motions/Applications/Contested Matters, Reopen Case