Suggestions & Guidelines for Chapter 13 Cases
- Suggestions for Chapter 13 Debtors
- Guidelines for Chapter 13 Debtors
- Guidelines for Plan Modifications After Confirmation
Depending on whether you are, or represent, a debtor or a creditor, there are a couple different websites where you can obtain case information about a Chapter 13 bankruptcy case in the Orlando Division of the Middle District of Florida.
Creditors - 13Network
Creditors and their representatives can view up-to-date case information for Chapter 13 bankruptcy cases in which they are an interested party on 13Network. If you are a creditor or represent a creditor and would like to access 13Network, complete and mail or fax us a copy of this Website Access Agreement. If you already have access, log in here.
Debtors - National Data Center
Debtors and their attorneys can view their case information using the National Data Center's website.
Mortgage Modification Mediation
Information about the Mortgage Modification Mediation program available to Chapter 13 debtors in the Middle District of Florida can be found on the court's website: Mortgage Modification.
The National Mortgage Settlement
The National Mortgage Settlement is the largest consumer financial protection settlement in United States history, and settles certain state and federal investigations relating to mortgage servicing abuses, including abuses in the bankruptcy process. The settlement will provide as much as $25 billion in relief to distressed borrowers and direct payments to states and the federal government.
To permit borrowers to determine whether their loans are affected by this settlement, the timeline for relief, and other eligibility questions, the Executive Office for United States Trustees and the other governmental offices involved in the settlement have posted information on several websites:
- The U.S. Trustees Program: The National Mortgage Settlement
- The Office of Mortgage Settlement Oversite
- National Mortgage Settlement - the website of the Executive Committee of the state attorneys general
Information About Our Court
Information about our court can be found on the court's website: www.flmb.uscourts.gov.