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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.

Wed, 12/06/2023



PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that effective January 1, 2024, the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Michigan will reassign its judges among the five courthouses as part of the...

Wed, 11/22/2023

Public Notice

The Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure, the Official Bankruptcy Forms, and the Director’s Bankruptcy Forms will be amended on December 1, 2023. The following rules and forms will be amended:

  • Bankruptcy Rules...
Wed, 11/08/2023

Please see this Notice regarding the Court's holiday closures.

Fri, 10/06/2023

Pleast be advised that the Court's CM/ECF system will be inaccessible on Thursday, October 12, 2023, from 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm.  If you have an emergency filing during this outage period, you may contact the Clerk of Court at 616-456-2266.

Thu, 07/20/2023

This message is sent on behalf of the United States Trustee for Region 9.  Please direct any questions to your local United States Trustee Office.


U.S. Trustee Program Expands Virtual Section 341 Meetings...

Tue, 05/16/2023

Judge John T. Gregg is accepting applications for a full-time position of term law clerk.  This position will be available beginning in September 2024, but the start date may be adjusted.    Persons interested in the position should review the...

Tue, 05/09/2023

The United States Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Michigan has posted a Request For Quotation for public notice.  All quotes are due on May 22, 2023 at...

Thu, 03/30/2023

Please take note that Judge Dales has established procedures regarding the retention of exhibits.  You can review the procedures here...

Sun, 03/19/2023

Judge Dales will conduct his March 21, 2023 Grand Rapids motion day via Zoom only.  Details and Zoom information can be found here...

Sun, 03/19/2023

The hearing scheduled in this matter for Monday, March 20, 2023 will now be held via Zoom only.  Details and Zoom connection information can be found here.