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, 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...
Thu, 12/06/2012
  PUBLIC NOTICE United States Bankruptcy Court Northern District of New York December 6, 2012   The Local Rules Standing Committee has approved minor modifications to several local rules. These modifications will become...
Thu, 12/06/2012
  PUBLIC NOTICE United States Bankruptcy Court Northern District of New York December 6, 2012     The Local Rules Standing Committee has approved the addition of new Local Bankruptcy Rule 3001-3. The new rule...
Mon, 09/24/2012
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Mon, 09/24/2012
The Temporary Bankruptcy Judgeships Extension Act of 2012 (Pub.L. No. 112-121) was signed into law by the President on May 25, 2012. This law includes a provision that increases the fee for filing a bankruptcy case under chapter 11 of the Bankruptcy...