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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.
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Thu, 07/11/2019

The U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Middle District of Alabama has a vacancy for a case administrator.  The position description and how to apply can be found in this annoucement...

Tue, 07/09/2019

The confirmation docket originally scheduled for September 26, 2019, has been rescheduled to October 3, 2019.  Attorneys wishing to view their cases scheduled for the new October date may check the...

Mon, 07/01/2019

With the approval of the 11th Circuit Judicial Council, we have updated two local rules: 5005-1 and 9037-1. Local Rule 5005-1 requires you to docket attachments to a filing in a particular way, and Local Rule 9037-1 completely changes how we...

Fri, 06/07/2019

The Eleventh Circuit is requesting public comments on the reappointment of the following bankruptcy judges: 

Chief Judge, James J. Robinson, Northern District of Alabama

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Wed, 06/05/2019

We have added a section called ECF Procedures for Attorneys to our Attorney Resources tab. The...

Fri, 05/10/2019

ALMB has two new draft rules that are open for comment.  The comment period will be open through midnight on May 26, 2019.  Please send any comments on these proposed rule changes to...

Thu, 05/09/2019

Effective July 1, 2019:

Judge Creswell will take over Opelika chapter 7 and chapter 13, Montgomery chapter 7, and Dothan chapter 13 cases.

Judge Sawyer will take over Dothan chapter 7 and Montgomery chapter 13 cases...

Fri, 04/26/2019

The clerk's office's April 2019 newsletter is now available on our website.  This volume covers the latest news from the clerk's office as well as changes to bankruptcy forms that took effect on April 1, 2019.  The latest volume is located...

Mon, 03/25/2019

On April 1, 2019, seven forms will change to update dollar amounts for certain aspects of bankruptcy.  These new amounts reflect changes to the Department of Labor's Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumer.  The updated versions of the...

Thu, 12/20/2018

The e-orders guide has been updated as of today to incorporate two new changes:

1.  The following language has been added to the e-orders guide: "Noticing: All orders will be served on the debtor, debtor's counsel, the movant, movant's...

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