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.

Thu, 03/14/2019

There will be brown bag lunches on Thursday, April 4, in Bangor, and Wednesday, April 24, in Portland. As always, the lunches will be in the courtrooms at 12:00 p.m. or as soon as the morning hearings for that day have concluded. There are...

Tue, 03/12/2019

On April 1, 2019, automatic adjustments to the dollar amounts stated in various provisions of the Bankruptcy Code will go into effect. The adjusted dollar amounts will apply to cases filed on or after April 1, 2019. The relevant provisions...

Mon, 02/11/2019

Changes have been made to Judge Fagone's hearing dates for May 2019.

Wed, 02/06/2019

Changes have been made to Judge Cary's self-scheduling hearing dates for July 2019.

Tue, 02/05/2019

The brown bag lunches that were postponed in January as a result of the government shutdown have, in a fit of optimism, been rescheduled. They will be held on Thursday, April 4, in Bangor, and Wednesday, April 24, in Portland. As always, the...

Wed, 01/23/2019

The Administrative Office of the United States Courts announced on January 22 that the federal Judiciary is able to fund its operations at minimal levels through January 31, and possibly February 1 (TBD). The announcement also made it clear that...

Tue, 01/22/2019

Changes have been made to Judge Fagone's hearing dates for May, June and October 2019.

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