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, 09/03/2015

Beginning on September 3, 2015, cases from Oxford and Sagadahoc counties will be assigned to Judge Fagone.  Pursuant to D. Me. LBR 1071-1, these cases will continue to be administered in the Portland division of the Bankruptcy Court.  For example...

Thu, 08/27/2015

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

Wed, 08/19/2015

The Judicial Conference Advisory Committee on Bankruptcy has proposed amendments to the Bankruptcy rules, and requested that the proposals be circulated to the bench, bar, and public for comment. The proposed amendments, Rules Committee reports...

Wed, 08/19/2015

Most Official Bankruptcy Forms are scheduled to be replaced with substantially revised, reformatted, and renumbered versions,...

Mon, 08/10/2015

CM/ECF will be unavailable this weekend, from 6:00PM Friday, August 14, through 12:00PM Sunday, August 16. Like all federal courts will be in the coming months and years, we are moving our ECF records and capabilities to...

Fri, 07/31/2015

Beginning with hearings scheduled for October 6 and 7, 2015, there will be a change to what matters/cases Judge Cary will hear on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. On regularly scheduled Tuesday hearing days (e.g., October 6, October 20, November...

Mon, 07/13/2015

All hearings conducted by Judge Cary in Portland on July 21 and July 22 will be held at the U.S.
District Court, Courtroom 1, 156 Federal St., Portland, ME.  Due to technical issues
the Court has been unable to overcome, COURTCALL...

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