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.

August 27, 2013

The Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit invites applications from highly qualified candidates for the position of Bankruptcy Judge for the District of Arizona, Phoenix and Tucson Divisions. This position will be available on or after June and...

August 23, 2013

The Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit invites applications from highly qualified candidates for the position of Bankruptcy Judge for the Central District of California, Riverside Division. This position will be available on or after May 9,...

August 2, 2013

The United States Bankruptcy Court Clerk’s Office for the Northern District of Texas will be closed Monday, September 2, 2013, in observance of Labor Day.

The closing of the Clerk’s office will not affect the court’s...

July 5, 2013

Due to an inoperable air conditioning system, the Lubbock office will be closed for the rest of the day today, July 5th.  The office is expected to be open again on Monday.

June 18, 2013

On Friday, June 21, 2013, the CM/ECF system for the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Texas will be unavailable from 6:00 PM CST to 9:00 PM CST, for server maintenance.

If you have any questions, please contact...

June 10, 2013

The United States Bankruptcy Court Clerk’s Office for the Northern District of Texas will be closed Thursday, July 4, 2013, in observance of Independence Day.

The closing of the Clerk’s office will not affect the court’s...

May 16, 2013

Pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 152, the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit hereby reappoints Barbara J. Houser as a United States Bankruptcy Judge for the Northern District of Texas for a term of 14 years. This appointment is effective...

May 15, 2013

On Thursday, May 23, the Order Upload event in CM/ECF will be unavailable starting at 7:00 PM CST until Tuesday, May 28 at 7:00 AM CST. On Tuesday, May 28, 2013, a new module for uploading proposed orders called E-Orders will be available for...

May 13, 2013

The current 14-year term of U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Robert L. Jones of the Northern District of Texas will expire April 3, 2014.  The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit is considering whether to reappoint Judge Jones to a new 14-year term...

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