News & Announcements: October, 2019

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, 10/28/2019

The United States Department of Justice, Office of United States Trustee is seeking applicants for individuals wishing to be included in a pool of trustees to be appointed on a case-by-case basis to administer cases under...

Sun, 10/20/2019

Late in the evening of Friday, October 18, the Bankruptcy Court’s website and electronic filing servers shut down and were unavailable over the weekend. The issues arose at a centrally hosted US Courts data center and affected all federal courts...

Wed, 10/16/2019

On August 23, 2019, the Small Business Reorganization Act of 2019, P.L. 116-54 (SBRA) was enacted into law. The SBRA creates a new subchapter V of chapter 11 for the reorganization of small business debtors. It creates an alternative procedure...