§ 35.7 — Bankruptcy Rule 1005: Caption of Petition

Revised: April 1, 2009

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Bankruptcy Rule 1005 tells debtor’s counsel what information has to appear in the caption of the petition. Especially important are the last four digits of the debtor’s social security number and all other names used by the debtor within eight years of filing.1


 

1  See §§ 34.2 [ Petition, Signed by the Debtor ] § 36.2  Petition, Signed by Debtor—“Wet” Signature Issues and 372.2 [ New Caption for Petition ] § 36.3  Caption for Petition.