Rule 1002-1

FILING OF PETITION – Amended [August 1, 2013]

     A petition commencing a case under the Bankruptcy Code may be filed in any office of the Clerk or by electronic means established by the Court.

Comment

     This rule is derived from Former Local Bankruptcy Rule 9(a).

     Practitioners should refer to Local Bankruptcy Rule 5005-2, which governs filing by electronic means.