(a) Instructions for completion and filing of proof or transfer of claim or interest. The Bankruptcy Court may enter general orders and publish guidelines for the completion and filing of a proof or transfer of claim or interest. These general orders and guidelines are available from the Bankruptcy Clerk and on the Bankruptcy Court’s website. A proof or transfer of claim or interest must be filed in accordance with the format requirements of BLR 5005-1(a), (b), (d), and (h). A transfer of a claim for which a proof of claim has been filed must state the claim number, as shown in the Claims Register, for the filed claim that is being transferred.
(b) Requirement for inclusion of name and address for service of notices and objections. Every proof or transfer of claim or interest must contain: (1) the name of the person who signs it typed or legibly printed beneath the signature, and (2) the name, company, address, phone number, and e-mail address of the holder of the claim or interest and the address where notices should be sent. The name and address of the holder or transferee of a claim or interest, as shown on the proof or transfer of the claim or interest filed with the Bankruptcy Court, must be the mailing address to which notices concerning the proof or transfer of claim or interest may be sent, including objections to the claim or interest and notices of hearings concerning the claim or interest.
(c) Electronic filing of proof or transfer of claim or interest. Registered Users may electronically file a proof or transfer of claim or interest in accordance with the provisions of BLR 5005-9.