Answer (Adversary Proceeding)

Last Updated: April 2, 2013

Filing Requirements:

  • Answer

  • Proof of Service

To File Electronically:

  1. Log into CM/ECF.

  2. Select [Adversary >  Answers/Objections].

  3. Select [Complaint, 3rd, cross, counter]

  4. Insert Adversary Case Number and click [Next]

  5. Select [Answer to Complaint].

  6. Skip the Joint Filing screen.

  7. Select the party filer.

     The Attorney/Party Association screen will appear. If your party selection was correct, check the box to create an association.

  8. Browse to select the Answer (.pdf file).

     Documents may be a single pdf or supporting documents and the Proof of Service may be added as attachments to this document. (Answer must be the first document in your pdf)

  9. If appropriate, check a box if this filing includes a third-party complaint, cross-claim, and or counterclaim; otherwise, bypass and click [Next]Bypass screen and click [Next].

  10. Modify the text if appropriate.

  11. Verify the final docket text; if correct, click [Next] to submit your document(s).

    The Notice of Electronic Filing displays giving you the document number. Copies of this notice are immediately e-mailed to all participants who receive electronic notification in the case.





    11 U.S.C.

    FRBP: 7012

    F.R.Civ.P. 5