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Attorney Terms and Conditions

  1. Pursuant to Federal Rule of Bankruptcy Procedure 9011 and Local Bankruptcy Rule 5005, every pleading, motion and other paper (except lists, schedules, statements or amendments thereto) shall be signed by at least one attorney of record and that signatures shall be indicated by “/s/” and the typed name of the person signing in the following format: “/s/ Jane Smith” on the signature line.  My password constitutes my signature.
  2. The login and password for filing via the Internet shall be used exclusively by me and by any of my employees whom I directly supervise and I give authorization. I will not knowingly permit my login and password to be used by anyone who is not so authorized.
  3. I will select and activate a new password  if an employee of mine who has been authorized to use my login and password no longer serves in such a capacity.
  4. I will report any suspected compromise of my password to the Deputy Clerk at the appropriate Divisional Office of the Northern District of Alabama Bankruptcy Court.
  5. I will receive service of documents and any docket activity electronically pursuant to FRBP 9036, where service of documents is otherwise permitted by first class mail.  In so doing, I agree to maintain a current and active e-mail address to receive notification in CM/ECF.
  6. I will abide by all of the requirements set forth in the “Administrative Procedures for Filing, Signing, Retaining and Verification of Pleadings and Papers in the Case Management/Electronic Case Filing (CM/ECF) System” currently in effect, and any changes or additions that later may be made.
  7. By continuing, I confirm that I am duly licensed to practice law before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Alabama and am in good standing with this Court and the state bar of my admission.