Motion to Borrow

Last Updated: December 1, 2009

Filing Requirements:

  • Motion to Borrow.

  • Notice of Motion with 14 day objection period.  Notice is sent to interested parties.

    Note: In a Chapter 11 case, notice is also sent to the Creditors' Committee, or if no committee was appointed, to the list of 20 largest unsecured.

  • Proof of Service.

  • Proposed Order  Instructions.

To File Electronically:

  1. Log into CM/ECF.

  2. Select [Bankruptcy >  Motions/Applications].

  3. Enter the case number (e.g, xx-xxxxx).

  4. Select [Borrow] from the event list.

    Note: To accurately report statistics to Congress, it is crucial that the correct event is selected.

  5. Skip the Joint Filing screen.

  6. Select the party filer.

  7. Enter a "y or n" the notice and proof of service are included with the motion.

    Note:  The Motion, Notice of Motion, and Proof of Service may be a single PDF; or the Notice, supporting documents, and Proof of Service may be added as attachments to this document. The Motion must be the first document in your PDF.

  8. Enter total dollar amount requested and select [Next]

  9. Enter date served.

  10. Accept objection date.

  11. Browse to select the Motion (.pdf file).

  12. Modify the text as appropriate.

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

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

  14. Submit proposed order.   Instructions.






    11 U.S.C. 364

    FRBP: 4001(c)