Motion to Reduce Time

Last Updated: April 2, 2013

Filing Requirements:

  • File Main Motion/Application first.

  • Then file:  Motion to Reduce Time.

  • No Notice required.

  • Proof of Service on interested parties.

  • Proposed Order  Instructions.  

To File Electronically:

  1. Log into CM/ECF.

  2. File Main Motion/Application first, then file:

  3. Select [Bankruptcy >  Motions/Applications].

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

  5. Select [Reduce time] from the event list.

  6. Skip the Joint Filing screen if you are the only party filing this motion. If this is a joint filing, check the box.

  7. Select the party filer. If the party is not listed, click on Add/Create New Party.

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

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

    Note:  Supporting documents (e.g., Affidavit) and Proof of Service may be a single PDF or filed as separate documents.  The motion must be the first document in your PDF.

  9. Enter information:  Reduce Time for what purposes? click [Next].

  10. Modify the text as appropriate.

  11. 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 e-mailed to all participants who receive electronic notification in the case.

  12. Submit proposed order. Instructions.






    11 U.S.C.:
    FRBP: 9006

    Local Rule 2002-1(E)