Motion to Consolidate    Modified 03/15/2004

 

OVERVIEW

 

A Motion to Consolidate is filed when two or more petitions are pending in the same court, and the movant requests that the court order consolidation of the cases.

 

 

 

PROCEDURE

 

        1. Select Bankruptcy

        2. Select Motions/Applications

        3. Enter case number and click Next

        4. Verify correct case number and caption

        5. Select Consolidation

        1. Indicate if this is a joint filing with another attorney(s)

        2. Select Additional attorneys if appropriate

        1. Select Party or Add/Create Party

          • The Party Attorney Association screen may display.  Indicate the party you represent.

        1. Browse, verify and attach the Motion/Application (pdf file)  

          • Attach supporting documents, if applicable.

        1. Enter the Lead Case Number (the oldest case) and the Member Case(s)  and click Next

        2. Certificate of Service Included?

        3. Specify and click Next

        1. Modify docket text as appropriate

 

WARNING: Verify filing entry information is correct before submitting the Final Docket Text.

 

        1. Save the Notice of Electronic Filing.