Presumption of Undue Hardship

This event relates to Reaffirmation Agreements.  There must be a Reaffirmation Agreement in the case to proceed with this event.

STEP 1           Select Bankruptcy from main menu

STEP 2           Select Misc Events category

STEP 3           Enter case number; click [NEXT]

STEP 4           Select Presumption of Undue Hardship from drop down list; click [NEXT]

STEP 5           If this is a joint filing, place a check in the box and click [NEXT].  If this is not a joint filing, click [NEXT] to skip this screen.

STEP 6           Select the Party or click Add/Create New Party; click [NEXT]

TIP - If this is the first time you are appearing on behalf of this party, you will be asked to create an association between the attorney and client on the next screen as shown below:

Please be aware that unchecking the association check box will prevent you from receiving Notices of Electronic Filing in this case.

STEP 7           Upload the PDF document and any attachments (ie: Certificate of Service, Proposed Order); click [NEXT]

TIP - Be sure to upload the correct .pdf document.  After Browsing your files, right click on your file name and select open from the pop up menu.  If you upload the wrong .pdf document and notice the error while you are still on this screen, highlight the file name and click REMOVE from the list.

STEP 8a        Place a check in the box, Refer to existing event?

STEP 8b       SKIP the hearing information fields

STEP 8c        Enter creditor name in this reaffirmation agreement; click [NEXT]

STEP 9          Place a check in the box next to the appropriate Reaffirmation Agreement.  If only one Reaffirmation Agreement is on file, the system will default with a check in the box; click [NEXT]

STEP 10        Confirm case information; click [NEXT]

STEP 11        Docket text displays.  Review for accuracy.  If modification is necessary, abort the transaction and begin again.   Modifications cannot be made on this screen.


Presumption of Undue Hardship re: Reaffirmation Agreement with Sears (related document #) Filed by Test Attorney (Test Atty) on behalf of Test Client.

STEP 12       Notice of Electronic Filing displays.