filing of a claim
- filing of a claim
The delivery to the clerk of the bankruptcy court of a proof of claim. The purpose of filing a claim is to make sure that the creditor is included in any potential distribution or voting on any plan.also see claim (Bernstein's Dictionary of Bankruptcy Terminology)
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