News & Announcements

Check this page, or the News and Announcements box on the homepage, for the latest official news and announcements released by the court. You can also access archived news and announcements from this page.

Tue, 10/15/2013

After careful review and consideration of the public comments on the current local rules and forms, changes have been made.  For the next 30 days until November 15, the judges will take any additional comments and suggestions regarding the...

Fri, 10/04/2013

There is currently an opening for a Courtroom DeputyClick here to view the Vacancy Announcement...

Mon, 08/19/2013

The Judicial Conference Advisory Committees on Bankruptcy and Civil Rules have
proposed amendments to their respective rules and forms, and requested that the proposals be
circulated to the bench, bar, and public for comment. The...

Mon, 08/12/2013

Due to recent reductions in staff, the court needs to reduce the hours that the public counter is open.  Effective August 26, 2013, our new public hours will be 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  Arrangements for emergency filings will, of course, still be...

Wed, 07/31/2013

The judges are doing their annual review of the current Local Rules and Forms.  They welcome comments and suggestions.  The commenting period will be the month of August 2013.  You will have the opportunity to comment later on revisions, if any....

Fri, 07/19/2013

There is currently an opening for an Assistant IT Manager - CMECF AdministratorClick here...

Fri, 07/12/2013

On Sunday, July 14, 2013, a Pay.gov scheduled outage will begin at 2:00 a.m.  During the scheduled outage, users will be unable to pay CM/ECF filing fees due the court via the internet on-line payment system supported by Pay.gov. CM/ECF filers...

Fri, 07/05/2013

On Saturday, July 6, 2013, a Pay.gov scheduled outage will occur at 6:00 p.m. EST and is expected to last one hour. During the scheduled outage, users will be unable to pay CM/ECF filing fees due the court via the internet on-line payment system...

Fri, 06/28/2013

EXPIRED: On Saturday, June 29, 2013, a Pay.gov scheduled outage will occur from 6:00 p.m. to Midnight EST.  During the scheduled outage, users will be unable to pay CM/ECF filing fees due the court via the internet on-line payment system...

Wed, 06/12/2013

NCBJ Announces Blackshear Fellowship Opportunities for 2013 Conference

The National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges is now accepting applications for its Honorable Cornelius Blackshear Presidential Fellowships for minority lawyers who...

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