News & Announcements: October, 2017

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.

Mon, 10/23/2017

The Bankruptcy Court for the District of Maine has changed its website in a few small but important ways. Most significantly, the number of links under the "Judges' Info" tab has been reduced from six to two. Now, all of the information you need...

Mon, 10/23/2017

Judge Fagone has issued a notice regarding a new form of order that should be used in Chapter 13 cases assigned to him. Chapter 13 fee applications filed in Judge Fagone's cases on or after December 4, 2017, should use his new preferred form of...

Fri, 10/13/2017

Changes have been made to Judge Cary's self-scheduling hearing dates for November 2017.

Fri, 10/06/2017

Save The Date: The Bankruptcy Court today announces a three-hour program presented by the Court, in both Portland (November 6, 9am – 12pm) and Bangor (November 7, 10am – 1pm).  The first two...

Mon, 10/02/2017

As part of the effort to conform the local rules and chapter 13 practice to expected federal rule changes slated to take effect on December 1, proposed amended local rules 3015-1, 3015-2, and 3015-3 are presented for public comment. As a result...