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, 08/01/2019

The District Court has approved the latest amendments to the Bankruptcy Court’s local rules with its approval of the changes to D. Me. LBR 3007-1 and D. Me. LBR 3015-3. Changes to these rules, which are particularly...

Tue, 07/30/2019

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

Wed, 07/10/2019

The District Court has approved the latest amendment to the Bankruptcy Court’s local rules with its approval of the changes to D. Me. LBR 2016-2. Changes to rule 2016-2 were first approved by the Local Rules Committee on April 30, 2019, and...

Tue, 07/09/2019

On May 23, 2019, the Court posted a new form Order Granting Motion to Modify and Approving the Modified Plan to its website. At its June 25 meeting, the Local Rules Committee approved for public comment an amendment to D...

Tue, 07/09/2019

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

Thu, 06/27/2019

The Local Rules Committee at its April 30 and June 25 meetings approved for public comment an amendment to D. Me. LBR 9013-1(d)(1). The proposed amendment would add “motions to conditionally approve a disclosure statement in small business...

Mon, 06/24/2019

Effective June 18, 2019, and following action by the local rules committee, the judges of the bankruptcy court, and the judges of the district court, local bankruptcy rule 1020-1 has been deleted. The rule was no longer necessary as a result of...

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