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Rule 2002-1. Notice to Creditors & Other Interested Parties (Entities Served With Rule 2002 Notices)

(a) CHAPTER 7, 12 AND 13 CASES. Except as provided in Local Rules 2016-1 and 6004-1, all notices under Federal Rule of Bankruptcy Procedure 2002 in a chapter 7, 12 or 13 case shall be transmitted to each entity listed in the matrix referred to in Local Rule 1007-2.

(b) CHAPTER 11 CASES.

    (1) [ABROGATED]

    (2) Limited and General Notice. Unless ordered otherwise, all notices under Federal Rule of Bankruptcy Procedure 2002(a)(2), (a)(3) and (a)(7), except a notice of a proposed sale of all or substantially all the debtor's assets, shall be served only on each entity listed in the service list. The United States Trustee or any other party in interest may request by application an order expanding such notice to include all creditors. All other notices to creditors under Federal Rule of Bankruptcy Procedure 2002 shall be served on each entity listed in the matrix referred to in Local Rule 1007-2 and on each additional entity listed in the service list.

    (3) Notice to Equity Security Holders. All notices under Federal Rule of Bankruptcy Procedure 2002(d) shall be mailed to each equity security holder.

(c) NO ADDRESS; UNDELIVERED NOTICES. Neither the clerk, the debtor nor the moving party need provide notice to any entity listed with no address or "address unknown" in the matrix referred to in Local Rule 1007-2. If a notice of the meeting of creditors is returned to the clerk as undelivered, the clerk shall notify the attorney for the debtor.

(d) OMITTED CREDITORS; CORRECTED ADDRESSES.

             (i)        After transmission by the clerk of the notice of the meeting of creditors, the debtor shall serve a copy of the notice of the meeting of creditors on any entity not listed at the time on the matrix referred to in Local Rule 1007-2, and shall add those creditors to the matrix.

             (ii)        The debtor or a creditor or its authorized agent may add the name and address of an omitted  creditor, an authorized agent for a creditor, or a new or corrected name or address for any creditor to the matrix.