News & Announcements

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Wed, 04/24/2013
Amended Administrative Order 13-02 Signed 04/24/13 Re: Debtor's Attorney Fee in Chapter 13 Cases Filed in the Utica Division
Wed, 04/10/2013
Effective May 1, 2013, the United States Bankruptcy Courts will begin charging a new fee of $25 for each claim transferred. This fee was approved by the Judicial Conference of the United States at its September 2012 session. (Read Full Notice)
Fri, 03/29/2013
Revised Dollar Amounts in Official Forms 1, 6C, 6E, 7, 10, 22A and 22C, and Director's Forms 200 and 283, effective April 1, 2013. Automatic adjustments will be made on April 1, 2013, to dollar amounts stated in various provisions of the...
Fri, 02/08/2013
  We have received reports of an individual purporting to be from the U.S. District Court demanding the recipient of the call to send money to the individual or face the threat of incarceration. The caller often identifies himself as "...
Wed, 12/12/2012
The Court will observe Monday, December 24, and Monday, December 31, as court holidays pursuant to an Administrative Order signed by Chief U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Robert E. Littlefield, Jr., on November 14, 2012.  Accordingly, the Clerk's...