Electronic Devices Policy

The general public is prohibited from bringing cameras, pagers, cellular telephones, personal data assistants (PDA’s), laptop computers, tape recorders, and other electronic devices into any United States Bankruptcy Court in the District of Massachusetts.

Attorneys who present a valid bar card from any jurisdiction, together with two valid forms of identification, at least one with a photograph, are permitted to bring PDA’s, laptop computers, and cellular telephones into the courthouse for business use. Additionally, attorneys wishing to use the electronic device must complete the attached form and submit it to the appropriate Courtroom Deputy listed below.