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COVID-19 Notices

Please refer back to this page for up-to-date information.

Administrative Orders and Notices

Administrative Order 2021-4:  Implementing Emergency Filing Procedures Effective July 6, 2021


Administrative Order 2021-3: Suspending Temporary Filing Procedures Following the Clerk's Office's Resumption of Normal Operations Effective July 6, 2021


Administrative Order 2020-4:  Temporary Filing Procedures Following Termination of Stay at Home Order

Temporary Filing Procedures Following Termination of the State of Michigan's Stay at Home Order


Administrative Order 2020-3 adopting amended Interim Bankruptcy Rule 1020 related to the SBRA and CARES Act.


Notice Regarding Wet Signature Requirement

The Court has established a procedure for attorneys who are unable to obtain their client's wet signature due to the COVID-19 crisis.


Administrative Order 2020-2


Chief Judge Scott W. Dales

March 21, 2023 Grand Rapids Motion Day via Zoom

Lazy J Ranch Corporation May 20, 2023 Hearing via Zoom 

Judge Dales's Guidelines for Participation in Video Hearings via Zoom

Return to In-Person Hearings Beginning July 6, 2021 - Updated 9/23/21


Judge James W. Boyd

Remote Hearing Procedures as of May 16, 2022


Judge John T. Gregg



United States Trustee
Please take note of this Notice from the U.S. Trustee, as supplemented by the U.S. Trustee's Notice Regarding Telephonic Chapter 7, 12, & 13 341 Meetingsregarding no in-person 341 meetings effective immediately until further notice.