Manual Updated: 6/01/17

United States Bankruptcy Court
Southern District of California
325 W F Street, San Diego, CA 92101

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What's New

  1. Updated Appeal Procedure for Court Reporters: Request for Extension of Time to Produce Transcript on Appeal

  2. Updated Appeal Procedures for Attorneys: Designation of Record, Designation & Statement of Issues, and/or Addt'l Items to be included in ROA ; Request for Extension of Time to Produce Transcript on Appeal ; Request for Production of Transcript on Appeal

  3. Updated Procedure: Transmittal of Record on Appeal by Appellant/Appellee on Electronic Media.The maximum megabytes for each PDF on the electronic media has been increased from ten (10) megabytes to thirty five (35) megabytes.

  4. New Procedure: Request for Special Notice by US Trustee

  5. The Office of the United States Trustee moved to a new location on May 22, 2017. Their new physical and mailing address is 880 Front Street, Ste. 3230, San Diego, CA 92101-8897.

The following forms, which were posted on the Court Forms List on May 19,  reflect the US Trustee's new address:




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