Request for Bankruptcy Court Records On September 3, , the court began accepting filings electronically through the Case Management/Electronic Case Filing (CM/ECF) system. Consequently, some records are maintained in paper and some are available electronically. Bankruptcy exemptions play a large role in both Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcy. It's important to know what property is exempt in your state. Below you'll find articles on the most common bankruptcy exemptions in each of the 50 states. All Southern District of Indiana Courthouses are closed to the public but the Bankruptcy Court continues to operate. Important information for parties who do not have an attorney, for those who have a hearing or a meeting of creditors, and about other changes to Court operations can be found at this link: Response to Coronavirus Disease (COVID).
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This section explains the bankruptcy process and laws. Filing bankruptcy can help a person by discarding debt or making a plan to repay debts. A bankruptcy case normally begins when the debtor files a petition with the bankruptcy court.
A petition may be filed by an individual, by spouses together, or by a corporation or other entity. All bankruptcy cases are handled in federal courts under rules outlined in the U. Bankruptcy Code. There are different types of bankruptcies, which are usually referred to by their chapter in the U. Bankruptcy Basics provides detailed information about filing.
Seeking the advice of a qualified lawyer is strongly recommended because bankruptcy has long-term financial and legal consequences. Individuals can file bankruptcy without a lawyer, which is called filing pro se. Learn more. Use the forms that are numbered in the series to file bankruptcy for individuals or married couples. Use the forms that are numbered in the series if you are preparing a bankruptcy on behalf of a nonindividual, such as a corporation, partnership, or limited liability company LLC.