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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.

Thu, 08/13/2015

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The U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Michigan is considering the adoption, on an interim basis pursuant to LBR 9029(b...

Mon, 07/20/2015

The United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit seeks applications from highly qualified candidates for a fourteen-year appointment as United States Bankruptcy Judge for the Northern District of Iowa.  The position will have its duty...

Wed, 06/10/2015

The 27th Annual FBA Bankruptcy Seminar is fast approaching.  The seminar will be held July 30 through August 1, 2015 at Crystal Mountain Resort in Thompsonville, Michigan.  Please Note:  Early-Bird registration ends June 30, 2015. 

Mon, 06/01/2015

You are invited to attend a Reception celebrating the passing of the Chief Judgeship of the Court from the Honorable Paul L. Maloney to the Honorable Robert J. Jonker to be held on Friday, June 19, 2015 from 2:00 to 3:30 p.m.  Please see the...

Wed, 04/29/2015

Starting May 6, 2015, Proposed Orders Terminating Payroll Orders must be uploaded into E-orders.  These proposed orders will need to adhere to this Court’s current E...

Mon, 04/27/2015


Ladies and Gentlemen of the Bar:  


Please see the attached registration materials and related information about the 2015 Federal Bar Association (W.D. Michigan) Bankruptcy Section Seminar that will take place July 30...

Fri, 04/10/2015

Nuts and Bolts of Bankruptcy Practice
Date:  Thursday, April 30, 2015
Time: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Where: Office of U.S. Trustee - Grand Rapids, MI

Mon, 03/23/2015

The U.S. District Court for the Western District of Michigan entered a Resolution and Order to recognize and extend appreciation to Gail Beach.

Fri, 03/13/2015

CM/ECF will be unavailable from 8:00pm-9:00pm on Sunday March 15th, 2015 for scheduled maintenance.

Wed, 03/11/2015

The United States Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Michigan seek to update a 10 year old audio sound & control system to digital audio & control system in Lansing and Kalamazoo courtrooms. See...