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.

Tue, 2014-08-19

The Judicial Conference Advisory Committees on Appellate, Bankruptcy, Civil, and Criminal Rules have proposed amendments to their respective rules and forms, and requested that the proposals be circulated to the bench, bar, and public for comment...

Fri, 2014-05-30

The Judges and Clerk of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Middle District of Georgia are pleased to announce the promotion of Mr. James S. (Scott) Poupard to the position of Chief Deputy Clerk.

Mr. Poupard most recently served as a Systems...

Mon, 2014-05-05

The United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Florida is seeking qualified applicants for the full-time position of Case Administrator in the Pensacola Division. A Case Administrator performs various operational and technical...

Mon, 2014-03-31

As referenced in the mass email sent from this Court's Operations Manager to all attorneys on March 31, 2014: LBR 8003-1 is hereby added to the...

Mon, 2014-02-03


Reappointment of Judge John T. Laney III

Chief United States Bankruptcy Judge, Middle District of Georgia

The current 14-year term of office of The Honorable John T. Laney III, Chief United States...

Fri, 2013-11-29



Effective December 1, 2013, Federal Rule of Bankruptcy Procedure 1007(b)(7) has been amended to permit an approved debtor education...