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.

Fri, 04/24/2015

Judge Michael A. Fagone has been sworn in as the District of Maine's newest bankruptcy judge. Judge Fagone begins his duties in Bangor, Maine, on April 27, 2015. Judge Fagone fills the vacancy created upon the retirement of Judge Louis H....

Wed, 04/08/2015

Changes have been made to Judge Cary's self-scheduling hearing dates for September 2015.

Fri, 04/03/2015

Chief Judge Cary and the bankruptcy court will host a series of brown bag lunches with the Bar in Bangor, Augusta, and Portland in June. The Bangor lunch will be held on June 11, the Augusta lunch on June 16, and the Portland lunch on June 24. In...

Fri, 04/03/2015

The MSBA is sponsoring a Bankruptcy CLE on April 16, 2015 from 8:30 a.m. - 3:40 p.m. at the Augusta Civic Center.  The program will follow a couple as they consult with an attorney about various issues, with the goal of identifying and exploring...

Mon, 03/02/2015

Changes have been made to Judge Cary's self-scheduling hearing dates for May and June 2015.

Mon, 02/16/2015

 By order of the U.S. District Court for the District of Maine, Judge Peter G. Cary has been appointed to a seven year term as Chief Judge of the Bankruptcy Court. Judge Cary succeeds Judge Louis H. Kornreich, who will be retiring from the Court...

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