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.

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...

January 27, 2014

The United States Bankruptcy Court Clerk’s Office for the Northern District of Texas will be closed Monday, February 17, 2014, in observance of Presidents' Day.
The closing of the Clerk’s office will not affect the court’s ...

January 15, 2014

The website for the United States Bankruptcy Court, Northern District of Texas, will be unavailable from 12:00 p.m. until 1:00 p.m. on Friday, January 17th, while we perform scheduled upgrades. 
Additionally, the following three areas of...

January 7, 2014

The United States Bankruptcy Court Clerk’s Office for the Northern District of Texas will be closed Monday, January 20, 2014, in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.
 
The closing of the Clerk’s office will not affect the court...

January 2, 2014

Please click here to view Clerk's Notice 14-01 regarding Revisions to Administrative Procedure for Electronic Filing.

November 30, 2013

Please save the date for the upcoming 5th Circuit Bankruptcy Bench-Bar Conference, which will be held on February 12-14, 2014.  For more details click ...

November 15, 2013

Please click here to view the full Clerk's Notice 13-10 (Revisions to Certain Bankruptcy Forms Effective December 1, 2013).

November 15, 2013

Please click here to view the full Clerk's Notice 13-08 regarding (Schedule Change: Relocation of the Amarillo Clerk...

November 15, 2013

Please click here to view the full Clerk's Notice 13-09 (Changes in Bankruptcy Court Miscellaneous Fee Schedule Effective...

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