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.
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Fri, 08/22/2014

The United States Bankruptcy Court for the Middle District of Alabama is announcing a vacancy for a Term Law Clerk for Judge Dwight H. Williams, Jr.  If you are interested in applying, please click...

Thu, 08/21/2014

All federal courthouses for the Middle District of Alabama will be closed on Monday, September 1, 2014 in observance of Labor Day.

Fri, 08/08/2014

According to a recent press release from the Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts, national bankruptcy filings for the 12-month period ending June 30, 2014, fell 12% when compared to the previous year ending June 30, 2013.

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Fri, 07/11/2014

Volume 7 of the Alabama Middle Bankruptcy Court's newsletter, Court News and Views, is now available. Please give us feedback on how we can make these...

Thu, 04/24/2014

The Judicial Conference of the United States recently approved some fee changes.  Please click here for details.  These changes take effect on June 1, 2014...

Wed, 02/12/2014

Dear Attorneys--we upgraded the "Mailing Matrix by Case" report in ALMB's CM/ECF software.  A new option now allows you to exclude addresses of parties already receiving CM/ECF notice of electronic (NEF) from the report output.  Hopefully, this...

Thu, 11/14/2013

The Judicial Conference recently approved several changes to the federal court miscellaneous fee schedules. A new fee was established of $176 to file a Motion to Sell Property of the Estate Free and Clear of Liens under 11 U.S.C. §363(f)....

Wed, 10/30/2013

According to a recent press release from the Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts, national bankruptcy filings were down 12% for the year ending September 30, 2013 from the same period ending September 30, 2012. Although the increase is less...

Wed, 10/09/2013

Amendments to the Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure were approved by the Judicial Conference at its September 2012 session, and subsequently adopted by the Supreme Court. The amendments have since been transmitted to Congress and will take...

Mon, 09/30/2013

In the event of a federal government shutdown at midnight on September 30, the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Middle District of Alabama will continue operations and remain open during regular business hours on Tuesday, October 1, 2013....

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