Other Important Things to Know
Bankruptcy Code and Rules
Bankruptcy cases are subject to federal laws contained in Title 11 of the United States Code. Procedural aspects of bankruptcy cases are governed by the Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure. The Bankruptcy Code and Rules may be accessed on line by clicking on the links below:
The District of New Jersey has local rules of practice. Individuals representing themselves are responsible for complying with all the requirements. The local rules can be purchased at the court or viewed on line at www.njb.uscourts.gov.