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.

Wed, 10/17/2012

This month, the Judiciary’s Bankruptcy Noticing Center (BNC) contractor will begin accepting, processing and securely disposing of notices that would otherwise be returned to the bankruptcy courts by the United States Postal Service (USPS...

Fri, 08/17/2012

On May 21, 2012 Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company filed petition for bankruptcy under Chapter 11 in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York (Case Number 12-12171). On June 29, 2012, this case was...

Fri, 07/13/2012

Please note that as of July 15, 2012 the Bankruptcy Court will charge a Pro Hac Vice fee for all attorneys who are not admitted to practice law in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. The fee will be the same as is currently in effect in the U.S...

Tue, 05/01/2012

The various standards for the expenses in the "means test" form will change for all bankruptcy cases filed on or after May 1, 2012. Below is the link to the United States Trustees national webpage that contains the links to the various data....

Fri, 04/13/2012

On March 15, 2012 Southern Sky Air & Tours, LLC d/b/a Direct Air filed a petition for under Chapter 11 of the United States Bankruptcy Code. On April 11, 2012, the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Massachusetts issued an...

Wed, 02/22/2012
In re: Women's Apparel Group, LLC
d/b/a Chadwick’s of Boston, MetroStyle and Boston Apparel Group

DEADLINE TO FILE PROOFS OF CLAIM – MARCH 30, 2012...
Thu, 07/15/2010

 

The United States Bankruptcy Court Clerk’s Office conducted a three-part survey to assess how well we were doing in these areas: the overall performance of the Clerk’s Office, users’ satisfaction with CM/ECF, and the usefulness of our...

Tue, 07/06/2010

EFFECTIVE JULY 12, 2010, THE BANKRUPTCY NOTICING CENTER WILL NOT MAIL NOTICES TO A CREDITOR IF ADDRESS IS INVALID. Please see the notice below for more information.

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Thu, 03/04/2010

 

Many dollar amounts in the Bankruptcy Code, such as exemptions under section 522(d), the Chapter 13 limits under section 109(e), and priority claims under section 507(a), change on April 1 every three years; the document linked below...

Thu, 03/04/2010

The various standards for the expenses in the "means test" form will change for all bankruptcy cases filed on or after March 15, 2010. Below is the link to the United States Trustees national webpage that contains the links to the various data....

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