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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.

Fri, 05/23/2014

By General Order dated December 8, 2009, the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of New York adopted a Loss Mitigation Program to provide a comprehensive court supervised program to facilitate consensual resolutions for...

Fri, 05/16/2014

The Judges of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of New York are pleased to announce that Louis A. Scarcella was sworn in as a bankruptcy judge in this district on May 16, 2014. The swearing in ceremony took...

Tue, 04/29/2014

STATEMENT OF WORK AND REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL

Background:

The United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of New York is soliciting proposals to install audio equipment in courtrooms 760, 860, and 960 in our...

Fri, 04/18/2014

At its March 2014 session, the Judicial Conference approved several changes to the Bankruptcy Court Miscellaneous Fee Schedule effective June 1, 2014, as follows:

(1) The Judicial Conference approved an increase to the adversary filing fee...

Wed, 04/16/2014

Please be advised that the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of New York will be performing a system maintenance on its ECF/Pacer system which will occur between 5:30 p.m and 6:30 p.m. on Friday April 18, 2014. The Voice Case...

Fri, 04/04/2014

Please be advised that the U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Eastern District of New York will perform a system upgrade on its ECF/PACER system. The system will be inaccessible for query or filing purposes between 7:00 a.m and 9:00 a.m. on Saturday, April 5...

Fri, 03/14/2014

Due to national network maintenance, the court’s ECF/PACER system will be unavailable for filing or query purposes from 10:00 p.m. on Saturday, March 15 until 4:00 a.m on March 16. The Voice Case Information System (VCIS) will be available during...

Wed, 03/05/2014

Please be advised that the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of New York is experiencing an outage that affects the ability to access the ECF/PACER systems. We are working hard to resolve this issue as quickly as possible, and...

Fri, 02/21/2014

The United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of New York announces the formation of a Chapter 11 Lawyers' Advisory Committee, which will provide a forum for ...

Fri, 02/21/2014

In Memoriam

Joseph P. Hurley

November 24, 1942 - February 2, 2014

The United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of New York...

Thu, 02/13/2014

Judge Grossman's 10:00 a.m. calendar will be heard at 11:00 a.m.

Parties may contact Judge Stong's courtroom deputy Sheree Jackson if necessary to request a telephonic appearance or adjournment, preferably on consent.

All matters...

Tue, 02/04/2014

Judge Grossman's 9:30 am calendar will be held at 11:30 am. If you have a matter scheduled before Judge Lord before 11:00 AM, it will be called when you arrive. If you wish to adjourn your matter, please contact chambers.

All matters...

Mon, 02/03/2014

The Brooklyn Courthouse is open for regular court business. Please note that the ECF system will be available. If you need to submit papers to the Court, please click here for information on how to do so.

Wed, 01/22/2014

Please contact chambers to reschedule by either calling Yvette Mills at 631-712-6277 or email ast_hearings@nyeb.uscourts.gov.

Wed, 01/22/2014

Alert: Scam Emails About Phony Court Cases Carry Computer Virus

The federal judiciary has learned of an email scam, in which emails purporting to come from federal and state courts are infecting recipients with computer...

Tue, 01/21/2014

PLEASE NOTE THAT THE 341 MEETINGS SCHEDULED TO BE CONDUCTED Wednesday JANUARY 22, 2014 BY CHAPTER 7 TRUSTEE ROBERT MUSSO HAVE ALL BEEN RESCHEDULED FOR THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 6, 2014 IN THE SAME TIME SLOT AS THE 341 MEETING WAS INITIALLY SCHEDULED....

Thu, 01/02/2014

PLEASE NOTE THAT THE 341 MEETINGS SCHEDULED TO BE CONDUCTED FRIDAY JANUARY 3, 2014 BY CHAPTER 7 TRUSTEE LORI LAPIN JONES HAVE ALL BEEN RESCHEDULED FOR THURSDAY, JANUARY 23, 2014 IN THE SAME TIME SLOT AS THE 341 MEETING WAS INITIALLY SCHEDULED....

Mon, 12/30/2013

Please note that the ECF system will be available. If you need to submit papers to the Court, please click here for information on how to do so.

Tue, 12/10/2013

Please note that the ECF system will be available. If you need to submit papers to the Court, please click here for information on how to do so.

Fri, 12/06/2013

ECF/PACER Service Disruption : Please be advised that the U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Eastern District of New York will perform a system upgrade on its ECF/PACER system. The system will be inaccessible for query or filing purposes between 7:00...

Fri, 11/22/2013

Please note that the ECF system will be available. If you need to submit papers to the Court, please click here for information on how to do so.

Mon, 11/18/2013

It is with great sadness that the Court announces the passing of Bankruptcy Judge Marvin A. Holland on November 16, 2013, from complications of Alzheimer’s disease. A brother and niece survive Judge Holland who served as a Judge of...

Thu, 11/07/2013

Please be advised that the U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Eastern District of New York will perform a system upgrade on its ECF/PACER system. The system will be inaccessible for query or filing purposes between 7:00 a.m and 9:00 a.m. on Saturday,...

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