Chief Judge Roger L. Efremsky • Clerk of Court Edward Emmons

News and Announcements

Federal Holiday - Independence Day

All divisions of the Bankruptcy Court will be closed on Wednesday, July 4th, in observance of Independence Day.

Notice of Unavailability for Judge Blumenstiel for the Period June 13, 2018 through June 25, 2018


PDF icon Blumenstiel Notice of Unavailability (13 June - 25 June 2018).pdf

New Toll Free Telephone Number (888) 821-7606 for Assistance

Not finding what you are looking for on the Court website?  Contact the Court at (888) 821-7606 for assistance.

New Instructions to Order Court Hearing Transcripts and Audio

Effective June 11, 2018, to order a written transcript or an audio recording of a Court hearing follow the revised Transcript Order Instructions or Audio Ordering Instructions.  

New Internal District Procedures for Processing Chapter 9, Chapter 15 and Miscellaneous Cases

Effective June 11, 2018, the Court will implement new standardized District-wide procedures for internal processing of cases filed under Chapter 9 and Chapter 15, and Miscellaneous Proceedings.  These new internal Court procedures do not change how a party files a Chapter 9, Chapter 15 or Miscellaneous Proceeding, and there are no related attorney event modifications in CM/ECF

Attorney Change of Address

Effective June 5, 2018, to change an address on an ECF account an attorney must submit a completed Request to Change Attorney Address in CM/ECF form to the Help Desk.  This requirement is in addition to compliance with Civil Local Rule 3.11 (as incorporated by Bankruptcy Local Rule 1001-2(a)).