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.

Thu, 03/20/2014

The Judicial Conference of the United States has approved several bankruptcy related fee increases at its March 2014 session.  These fee increases will take effect starting June 1, 2014.

The fee for filing a complaint will increase to $350...

Tue, 03/11/2014

The Clerk's slides from the Bankruptcy Law Section Year in Review 2014 are available for viewing here.

Tue, 11/19/2013

On December 1, 2013, revisions to the Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure, Bankruptcy Fee Schedule, and official Bankruptcy forms will take effect, unless Congress enacts legislation to reject, modify, or defer them.  An informational packet...

Fri, 08/16/2013

The Clerk's Office has been asked to forward the announcement below to the legal community.  The New Mexico Chapter of the Federal Bar Association is a private association, not connected to the Bankruptcy Court, and this transmittal is...

Thu, 06/13/2013

On Friday, May 17, 2013 Judge Jacobvitz, Judge Thuma and their law clerks presented a CLE on evidence issues for bankruptcy lawyers.  The audio file from the CLE and the...