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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.

Mon, 11/14/2016

On April 28, 2016, the Supreme Court adopted changes to the Federal Rules and Bankruptcy Procedures which are scheduled to take effect December 1, 2016.  An ...

Thu, 11/10/2016

The Debtors Bar for the Western District of Michigan will be conducting a seminar on Monday, January 16, 2017, at the Grand Valley State University Eberhard Center in Grand Rapids, Michigan.  Please view the attached...

Thu, 11/03/2016

There is still time to register for this year's 2016 Hon. Steven W. Rhodes Consumer Bankruptcy Conference which will take place Nov. 11, 2016 at the Somerset Inn, Troy, Michigan.  The conference offers educational and networking opportunities...

Thu, 11/03/2016

Please be advised that the ECF (Electronic Case Filing) system will be unavailable Friday, November 11, 2016, starting at 8:00 AM for approximately four hours due to system maintenance.

Thu, 10/06/2016

The court will be closed for business and inaccessible on Friday, November 25, 2016 and on Friday, December 23, 2016.  In accordance with Federal Rule of Bankruptcy Procedure 9006(a)(3), filings due on those days will be deemed timely if filed on...

Thu, 10/06/2016

Registration is open for the annual Veteran's Day ABI Seminar.  The conference schedule promises another full day of programming designed to improve practices and provide ideas and insights for matters routinely, and sometimes not so routinely,...

Mon, 10/03/2016

Please take notice that, pursuant to LBR 3015(d), the Court is considering changes to the District's Model Chapter 13 Plan, and has set Nov. 4, 2016 as the deadline for sending comments.  ...

Fri, 07/01/2016

    The bankruptcy bar and general public are advised that the Judicial Conference Advisory Committee on Bankruptcy Rules has published proposed amendments to Bankruptcy Rule 3015 and adoption of a new Bankruptcy Rule 3015.1 for public comment ...

Thu, 05/05/2016

The Bankruptcy Section of the Western District of Michigan's Federal Bar Association has released registration and program information for the Annual Seminar that will take place July 29-31, 2016 at the Mission Point Resort on Mackinac Island.  ...

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