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, 01/15/2014

There is currently a network issue that is affecting many courts.  CM/ECF is currently inaccesible (9:00am - January 15, 2014).  We are working on the issue and hope to have it resolved soon.

Thu, 12/05/2013

Beginning December 6, 2013, the U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Middle District of Louisiana will begin using an online password registration system for attorneys and limited filers to register for electronic filing and to reset a password or create a new...

Tue, 11/26/2013

Our court will be closed starting at 2 pm on Wednesday, November 27, 2013 through Friday, November 29, 2013. We will reopen Monday, December 2, 2013 at 8:30 AM.

Tue, 11/12/2013

There are certain changes to the Bankruptcy Rules, some fee increases and form changes that will become effective on December 1, 2013. The U.S. Bankruptcy Court has provided an informational packet informing you of the December 1, 2013 changes to...

Wed, 09/18/2013

To view the Adminstrative Procedures, click here (link).

Wed, 05/01/2013
New Claims Transfer Fee to Take Effect May 1, 2013
 
Effective May 1, 2013, the bankruptcy courts will begin charging a new fee of $25 for each...
Wed, 05/01/2013
Motion to Reopen Chapter 9 $1167.00
Motion to Reopen Chapter 15...
Tue, 01/01/2013

Effective January 1, 2013, the Court will no longer issue deficiency notices for failure to comply with Local Rule 9013-4 (...

Tue, 01/01/2013

Effective January 1, 2013, the Court will no longer issue deficiency notices for failure to comply with Local Rule 9013-4 (certificates of service). If a document is filed and it does not have a separate certificate of service as required by...

Fri, 04/22/2011

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