News & Announcements: 12/2018

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.

Wed, 12/26/2018

Despite the government shutdown, the court will be open for business as usual. The federal courts currently have sufficient funds on hand to maintain normal operations through January 11, 2019. In the event of a prolonged shutdown, the Court will...

Fri, 12/21/2018

Today, the First Circuit announced an extended application deadline for the bankruptcy judge position in Boston. The announcement can be found here and the...

Fri, 12/07/2018

Starting Friday, December 7 at 5:00 PM until Monday, December 10 at 9:00 AM, the phone system in Boston will be offline. If you need to contact the Clerk’s Office over the weekend with Emergency business, please dial (617) 748-5317 for...

Tue, 12/04/2018

Please see the following memorandum regarding the impact of the National Day of Mourning on the courthouses, the December 5, 2018, hearings and deadlines.

Information Regarding National Day of Mourning,...