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.

Mon, 10/07/2019

The Bankruptcy Court will be closed Monday, October 14th in observance of the federal government holiday.  Court office will reopen on Tuesday.

Fri, 10/04/2019

In order to improve service and be more responsive to the needs of the legal community, the Clerk's Office will be holding an idea-sharing session for bankruptcy law office support staff.  The purpose of these sessions is to provide an...

Fri, 09/27/2019

The United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit seeks applications for a bankruptcy judgeship in the District of Kansas.  Bankruptcy judges are appointed to 14-year terms pursuant to 28 U.S.C. §152.  The position is located in Wichita,...

Thu, 08/29/2019

Effective immediately, NM LF 902A – Non-Individual Debtor’s Omnibus Signature Page and Declaration will no longer be used.  Instead, non-individual debtors must use Official Form 202 – Declaration Under Penalty of...

Mon, 08/19/2019

On June 25, 2019, the Judicial Conference Committee on Rules of Practice and Procedure approved publication of proposed amendments to the following:

  • Appellate Rules 3, 6, 42, and Forms 1 and 2;
  • Bankruptcy Rules 2005,...