News & Announcements: 01/2019

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, 01/30/2019

Standing Order 2019-02, Establishing "End Stay Date" Pursuant to Standing Order 2019-01, is effective as of today, January 30, 2019.

Wed, 01/30/2019

In the event there is a weather event or other emergency that may impact Court operations, parties are reminded to check for a recorded message on our weather line (617.748.5314 or 866.419.5695 - toll free) and/or for an updated announcement on...

Wed, 01/23/2019

On January 22, 2019, the Director of the Administrative Office of the United States Courts announced that the federal judiciary can sustain normal operations through January 31, 2019. Shortly, it will determine whether that deadline will be...

Wed, 01/23/2019

Standing Order 2019-01, Regarding the Stay of Certain Proceedings and Tolling of Certain Deadlines With Respect to the United States Due to Lapse of Appropriations, is...

Fri, 01/18/2019

Regardless of the length of the ongoing lapse in appropriations, the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Massachusetts (the "Court") will continue to administer all cases.

The Office of the Clerk at the three courthouses of the...

Tue, 01/15/2019

On January 15, 2019, the Director of the Administrative Office of the United States Courts announced that the federal judiciary can sustain normal operations through January 25, 2019. In the event of a prolonged shutdown, the Court will provide...

Wed, 01/09/2019

On January 8, 2019, the Director of the Administrative Office of the United States Courts announced that the federal judiciary can sustain normal operations through January 18, 2019. In the event of a prolonged shutdown, the Court will provide...

Tue, 01/08/2019

Please see attached press release regarding the Court's pro se assistance program:

Press Release