Sanctions for Debtors Attorney under Rule 9011 (Motion)

Rev. 1/15/2019

 

Fed. R. Bankr. P. 9011

 

 

At least one attorney of record in the attorney's individual name must sign every petition, pleading, written motion, and other paper*.  See Fed. R. Bankr. P. 9011(a)

 

By signing the document the attorney is certifying that to the best of their knowledge, information, and belief, formed after an inquiry reasonable under certain circumstances.  See Rule 9011(b)(1)-(4)

 

A party may claim the attorney violated Rule 9011(b) and file a motion requesting the court impose sanctions.  See Rule 9011(c)(1)(A).

 

*except the original and amendments to lists, schedules, and statements.

 

 

Docket Event:

 

[Bankruptcy> Motions/Applications> Sanctions for Debtors Attorney]

 

Requirements:

 

KMS Cases

NPO Cases

Motion with Certificate of Service

Motion with Certificate of Service

Set for Hearing

Set for Hearing

Proposed Order

Proposed Order