Judge Pat E. Morgenstern-Clarren

Courtroom Procedures
Attorney's Fee Application Cover Sheet for Chapter 11 Cases

Dockets
 Judge Morgenstern-Clarren's Chapter 7 Docket for Thursday, April 17, 2014 8:30 AM Posted: 04/16/2014 at 3:02 PM
 Judge Morgenstern-Clarren's Chapter 11 Docket for Thursday, April 17, 2014 10:30 AM Posted: 04/16/2014 at 3:03 PM
 Judge Morgenstern-Clarren's Docket Dates for April, May and June 2014 Posted: 03/27/2014 at 11:01 AM

Administrative Orders
Order #   Date
 13-03 Assignment of Cases Filed in Toledo 04/04/2013 
 13-02 Order Adopting New Chapter 13 Plan as of April 15, 2013, and Vacating Administrative Order 09-4 as of the Same Date 03/14/2013 
 12-06 Vacation of Outdated Administrative and Miscellaneous Orders 10/26/2012 
 12-05 Vacation of Certain Administrative Orders 09/12/2012 
 11-01 Assignment of Cases Filed in Cleveland 07/20/2011 
 09-04 Order Adopting New Chapter 13 Plan as of August 10, 2009, and Vacating Administrative Order 06-04 as of the Same Date 09/06/2011 
 09-03 Order Governing Adequate Protection Payments 09/06/2011 
 09-02 Order Governing Conduit Mortgage Payments in Chapter 13 Cases 11/22/2011 
 07-2 Order Governing Procedure for Allowance of Attorney's Fees in Chapter 13 Cases Filed on and after June 1, 2007 10/04/2011 
 07-1 Order Directing Pro Se Debtors to Complete Form at Time of Filing 09/06/2011 
 06-6 New Procedure for Submission of Confirmation Orders in Chapter 13 Cases 09/06/2011 
 06-2 Delegation of Authority to Sign and Enter Certain Orders 03/07/2006 
 05-4 Order Discontinuing Self-Pay Orders in Chapter 13 Cases 09/06/2011 
 03-6 Order Governing Procedure for Allowance of Attorneys Fees in Chapter 13 Cases Filed Between August 1, 2003, and May 31, 2007 07/02/2003 
 03-5 Use of Seven Day Clauses in Noticing Hearings on Motions and Objections in the Cleveland Court 09/06/2011 
 98-1 Administration of Chapter 13 Cases Filed in Cleveland 09/06/2011 

Memoranda
Date      
 11/26/2013   New Fee Effective December 1, 2013, To Sell Property of the Estate Free and Clear of Liens under 11 U.S.C. 363(f)
 10/07/2013   Operation of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Northern District of Ohio, in the Absence of an Appropriation Bill or Continuing Resolution by the United States Congress
 09/23/2013   Fiscal Year 2014 Budget Update
 08/05/2013   Proposed Orders on Motions for Avoiding Unsecured Mortgage Liens and Judicial Liens
 03/12/2013   Open Meeting May 8, 2013 in Courtroom #1B, Howard M. Metzenbaum Bldg, 201 Superior Ave, Cleveland, Ohio
 03/11/2013   New Form Plan for Chapter 13 Cases Filed in Cleveland
 01/02/2013   New Chapter 13 Hearing Times
 11/20/2012   Impact of FY 2013 Federal Budget Cuts on Our Court Operations
 10/12/2012   Serving Documents in Compliance with Local Bankruptcy Rule 9013-3
 05/09/2012   Tips re Motions to Avoid Liens (11 USC 522(f))
 11/30/2011   Tips re Affirmative Defenses in Adversary Proceedings
 11/30/2011   Notice Provision Required for Applications to Employ Professionals and Applications for Compensation Filed on or after December 1, 2011
 09/23/2011   Tips for Obtaining Service on a Corporation Before Requesting a Clerk's Entry of Default Default Judgment in an Adversary Proceeding
 07/22/2011   Proposed Agreed Orders to Resolve Motions for Relief from Stay by Requiring Extra Payments in the Immediate Short Term
 07/15/2011   Reopening Cases to File a Reaffirmation Agreement or to File a Motion to Avoid a Lien
 10/04/2010   ''The document speaks for itself.'' Or does it
 10/16/2009   Motions for Relief from Stay - Abandonment Update - Transfer of Mortgage Securing a Note by Alleged Attorney-in-Fact
 02/12/2009   Motions for Relief From Stay Update - Endorsement of Note by Alleged Attorney-in-Fact
 07/09/2008   Additional Guidance on Motions for Relief From Stay
 04/21/2008   CHANGE IN PROCEDURE - Requests for Attorney Fees Incurred in Connection With Agreed Orders Resolving Motions for Relief From Stay
 02/12/2008   Tips for How a Reaffirmation Agreement Can Proceed Smoothly Through the Court
 02/12/2008   Tips for How a Motion for Relief From Stay Can Proceed Smoothly Through the Court
 10/12/2007   Procedural Change for Agreed Order and Document Withdrawal Notification
 03/15/2007   New Ohio Rules of Professional Conduct Regarding Duty of Diligence
 03/06/2006   Submitting Proposed Orders Under all Chapters of the Bankruptcy Code (Replaces Jan. 13, 1997 Memo)
 02/13/2006   Supplement to Memo of December 21, 2005 Concerning Compliance With The Servicemembers' Civil Relief Act When Seeking a Default Judgment
 12/21/2005   Compliance With the Servicemembers' Civil Relief Act When Seeking a Default Judgment
 01/14/2005   Motions to Redeem in Cases Assigned to Judge Morgenstern-Clarren-Information to be Included at Time of Filing
 03/02/2004   Emergency Hearings Definition and Procedures
 08/24/1998   Motions for Relief From Stay
 08/26/1997   Dismissals for Lack of Funding at Confirmation
 07/16/1996   Motions to Incur New Debt-Sell Real Estate - Affidavits of Default - Motions to Reinstate

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