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.

June 20, 2016

 

The United States Bankruptcy Court Clerk’s Office for the Northern District of Texas will be...

March 28, 2016

The United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit hereby reappoints Harlin D. Hale as a United States Bankruptcy Judge for the Northern District of Texas for a term of 14 years. This appointment is effective November 1, 2016...

March 25, 2016

Effective April 1, 2016, automatic adjustments to the dollar amounts stated in various provisions of the Bankruptcy Code and one provision in Title 28 of the United States Code will become effective.

 

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March 18, 2016

The United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Texas has drafted a proposed new and revised Standing Order Concerning All Chapter 13 Cases. The Court invites public comment on this Order and the accompanying drafts of Form...

February 22, 2016

Registration is now open for the 2016 Northern District of Texas Bankruptcy Bench Bar Conference to be held Friday, May 20, 2016, at the Omni Hotel in downtown Dallas.  Registration closes April 20, 2016...

October 27, 2015

Phone scammers are targeting bankruptcy filers in several states, using personal information from filings and posing as attorneys to get intended victims to immediately wire money to satisfy a debt.
 

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September 21, 2015

Please click here to view the Clerk's Notice regarding bankruptcy form changes effective Tuesday, December...

September 18, 2015

 

United States Bankruptcy Judge Mark X. Mullin was appointed by the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, effective September 18, 2015, to a seat vacated by the retirement of United States Bankruptcy Judge D. Michael Lynn...

August 24, 2015

The Young Lawyers Committee of the Bankruptcy Section of the State Bar of Texas "Starting Out Right" seminar will be held Friday, November 6, 2015.  Please click on the following flyer for registration, agenda, CLE units, and location information...

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