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.

April 30, 2014

The United States Bankruptcy Court Clerk’s Office for the Northern District of Texas will be closed Monday, May 26, 2014, in observance of Memorial Day.
The closing of the Clerk’s office will not affect the court’s ...

April 28, 2014

Registration is now open for the 2014 Northern District of Texas Bankruptcy Bench Bar Conference to be held Friday, June 20, 2014, at the Hyatt Regency Dallas.  Registration closes June 11, 2014.  Seating is limited to the first 250 registrants...

April 24, 2014

Bankruptcy filings for the 12-month period ending March 31, 2014, fell 11 percent when compared to bankruptcy filings for the 12-month period ending March 31, 2013, according to statistics released today by the Administrative Office of the U.S....

April 10, 2014

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April 2, 2014

Registration is now open for the 2014 Northern District of Texas Bankruptcy Bench Bar Conference to be held Friday, June 20, 2014, at the Hyatt Regency Dallas.  Registration closes June 11, 2014.  Seating is limited to the first 250 registrants...

March 3, 2014

Dallas Division:  The bankruptcy clerk's office will open at the usual time today with emergency personnel only. Non-emergency personnel may take annual leave, telework, or report to the office when it is safe to do so.  DISD has...

January 31, 2014

Pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 152, the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit has reappointed Robert L. Jones as a United States Bankruptcy Judge for the Northern District of Texas for a term of 14 years.  This appointment is effective...

January 29, 2014

In calendar year 2013, there was a 12 percent drop in cases filed in federal bankruptcy courts. During the 12-month period ending December 31, 2013...

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