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, 01/19/2016

For all information, and to file claims in the TelexFree bankruptcy case please go to the KCC website here:
http://www.kccllc.net/telexfree

Wed, 01/06/2016

Effective January 6, 2016 are two new standing orders:

Standing Order 2016-01 New Local Rule 1016-1 Death of Debtor (Chapter 7, 11 And 12) And New Appendix 1, Rule 13-...

Thu, 12/31/2015

Please be advised that as of January 1, 2016, all new cases filed with the Court must use the new Official Forms and, unless otherwise allowed by the Court, as of January 1 all documents filed in existing cases should be on the new forms as well...

Wed, 12/16/2015

Effective December 16, 2015 are four new standing orders:

Standing Order 2015-08 - Effective January 1, 2016, pending final adoption, Local Rule 3017-2 Filing of Plan...

Wed, 11/18/2015
The CM/ECF system for the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Massachusetts will be shutdown from Monday, November 30 at 4:00 PM EST until Tuesday December 1 at 8:00 AM EST to upgrade the system to accommodate the...
Thu, 11/05/2015

Phone scammers are targeting bankruptcy filers in several states, using personal information from filings and posing as attorneys to get intended victims to immediately wire money to satisfy a debt.

The National Association of Consumer...

Fri, 10/09/2015

Effective October 9, 2015 Standing Order 2015-07 Official Local Form 12 is amended to require the Affidavit in Support of Motion...

Fri, 10/09/2015

Changes to the Official Bankruptcy Forms become effective Tuesday, December 1, 2015

Please be advised that most Official Bankruptcy Forms are scheduled to be replaced with substantially revised, reformatted, and renumbered...

Thu, 10/01/2015

Effective October 1, 2015 new Official Local Form 19 - Order Confirming Chapter 11 Plan of Reorganization of Individual Debtor(s) is available at the Official Local Forms page or direct...

Mon, 09/21/2015

The United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Massachusetts is pleased to announce that Christopher J. Panos was sworn in as the Court's newest bankruptcy judge on September 21. Judge Panos will preside in Worcester and, with limited...

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