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, 01/26/2018

In March/April 2018, the Portland bankruptcy courtroom will be under construction for a period of time while we install a new, updated evidence presentation system. That update is one of substance, and we'll be sharing more information about it...

Tue, 01/23/2018

Effective March 1, 2018, in cases assigned to Judge Fagone, proposed orders filed in connection with motions for relief from stay in chapter 7, 12 & 13 cases must meet certain requirements. For more information, please see the Notice posted...

Tue, 01/16/2018

Chief Judge Cary and Judge Fagone will hold brown bag lunches with the bar on March 28 in Portland and March 29 in Bangor. Both lunches are open to any interested member of the bar, will be...

Fri, 01/05/2018

Changes have been made to Judge Cary's self-scheduling hearing dates for November 2018.

Fri, 01/05/2018

Judge Michael Fagone today announced a new procedure for cases assigned to him. Effective January 19, 2018, all proposed orders submitted in Judge Fagone's cases must meet certain requirements. For more information, please see the...

Thu, 12/14/2017

Changes have been made to Judge Fagone's hearing dates for March, July, August and Novermber 2018.

Thu, 11/30/2017

On December 1, 2017, new Federal Bankruptcy Rule 3015.1 and amendments to Federal Bankruptcy Rules 2002, 3002, 3007, 3012, 3015, 4003, 5009, 7001, 9009 as well as Local Bankruptcy Rules 3015-1...

Tue, 11/28/2017

Due to scheduled maintenance CM/ECF will be unavailable between 5:00 PM and 8:00PM Thursday, November 30th. We're sorry for any inconvenience this may present.