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Updated Negative Notice Legend - Effective December 8, 2016
As a result of the recent amendment to Federal Rule of Bankruptcy Procedure 9006(f), the Bankruptcy Court for the Middle District of Florida has updated it's negative notice legend used in accordance with Local Rule 2002-4. The attached document shows a red line and a final version of the updated legend. All filers should begin using the updated legend immediately. Papers filed using the incorrect negative notice legend may result in an order abating.
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Filing Fee Increases and Changes effective December 1, 2016
Please be aware of increases to fees included in the Bankruptcy Court Miscellaneous Fee Scheduled (28 U.S.C. 1930) effective December 1, 2016.
Filing fees for the following motions will increase to $181.00
Motion to Withdraw the Reference of a Case
Motion to Compel Abandonment of Property of the Estate
Motion for Relief from the Automatic Stay
Motion to Sell Property of the Estate Free and Clear of Liens under 11 U.S.C. § 363(f)
Exemplification fee for any document will increase to $22.00.
CD reproduction of recording of proceedings fee will increase to $31.
Filing fees for filing Amendments to Schedules D and E/F, list of creditors or mailing matrix will increase to $31.00.
Fee for conducting a search of the bankruptcy court records will increase to $31.00.
Filing or indexing a paper not in a pending case or proceeding, including registering a judgment from another district will increase to $47.00.