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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.

Fri, 12/30/2022
William K. Harrington, United States Trustee for Region 1, has informed the Court he accepted the resignation of Standing Trustee Denise M. Pappalardo, effective December 24, 2022, and designated David A. Mawhinney as her successor.  On December 24...
Mon, 12/05/2022
On December 2, 2022, the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Massachusetts issued Standing Order 2022-04, Order Rescinding Standing Order 2020-01, and Amending MLBR 3011-1 and 3017-1.  Standing Order 2022-04 can be found...
Thu, 12/01/2022
Please see the announcement regarding the appointment of a new Chief Judge here.
Mon, 10/24/2022
On October 12, 2022, the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Massachusetts held its Ninth Annual Pro Bono and Public Service Awards Ceremony to acknowledge and thank those individual attorneys and law students who have demonstrated a...
Fri, 09/23/2022
The Bankruptcy Court is excited to announce three important website updates: First, our website can now be translated to over 100 languages. To access this feature, click on the "Translate" link located at the bottom right corner of our website....
Wed, 09/21/2022
On September 21, 2022, the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Massachusetts issued Standing Orders 2022-02, Order Regarding Limitation on Notices to Creditors, and 2022-03, Order Regarding Filing Deadlines.  Standing Order 2022-02...
Mon, 09/19/2022
On Wednesday, October 12, 2022, at 4:30 p.m., the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Massachusetts will hold the Ninth Annual Pro Bono and Public Service Awards Ceremony. The event will acknowledge and thank those individual...
Fri, 09/02/2022
On Wednesday, October 12, 2022, at 4:30 p.m., the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Massachusetts will hold the Ninth Annual Pro Bono and Public Service Awards Ceremony. The event will acknowledge and thank those individual...
Tue, 05/17/2022
Please be advised that the Court has: (1) updated Appendix 3, Filing Fees found in our Local Rules; and (2) updated the contact information and...
Thu, 03/31/2022
Pursuant to 11 U.S.C. § 104, the dollar amounts reflected in multiple sections of the Bankruptcy Code and 28 U.S.C. § 1409(b) are adjusted every three years to reflect the change in the consumer price index published by the Department of Labor.  The...

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