Sanctions

MOTION FOR SANCTIONS
  • Debtor Attorney for misconduct 9011
  • USC 28 Section 1927
  • Violation of the Automatic Stay
  • Violation of the Discharge Injunction
Overview:
 
Sanctions are usually monetary fines levied upon a party to a legal action, or his/her attorney, for violating rules of procedure, failing to comply with a court order or for abusing the judicial process. A motion for sanctions under FRBR 9011(b) shall be made separately from other motions or requests.
 
The filing should be accompanied by the Motion and Proposed Order.
 
For order format, please see Proposed Orders
 
 
Codes, Rules and Forms:
 
United States Code:
Bankruptcy Rule:
Local Rule:
None
Local Form:
None
 

CM/ECF Event(s):
            Motions/Application/Contested Matters, Sanctions
 
 
I.     Noticing:

       A.       Type:                Hearing Required - 21 day language

       B.       Who Serves:  Court

       C.       Service:           D, DA, T and/or UST, L20, COMM, P