Motion to Seal

 

DESCRIPTION:  A filer does not want information available on the public docket and therefore will file a Motion to Seal.

Note:  The Motion to Seal Event is not restricted.  After docketing the Motion use the Miscellaneous event 'Restricted Document for Motion to Seal' to file the unredacted version of the proposed sealed document.

 

Steps

1.           Click 'Bankruptcy' on the Blue Menu Bar

2.                                       The Bankruptcy Events screen displays:

3.                                       The Case Number screen displays:  

4.                                       The Available Events screen appears:

5.                                       The Party Selection screen displays:

6.                                       The PDF Document Selection screen displays:  

      NOTE: The warning screen below will appear.  DO NOT attach the proposed sealed document to the Motion to Seal.  

                  The proposed sealed document should be filed using a separate event after the motion is filed.

 

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   NOTE: A second warning screen shown below will appear.  

                Filing instructions for the proposed sealed document can be found at Step #9.

 

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7.                                       The Modify Docket Text screen displays:

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8.                                       The final approval screen appears: Attention!! Submitting this screen commits this transaction. You will have no further opportunity to this submission if you continue.  

9.                   Docket the Restricted Document for Motion to Seal

              Note: This should be an unredacted version of proposed sealed document(s).