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.

Tuesday, June 11, 2019

 

NEW JUDGE APPOINTED TO DELAWARE BANKRUPTCY COURT

On June 11, 2019, John T. Dorsey was sworn in as a United States Bankruptcy Judge for the District of...

Wednesday, May 29, 2019

Electronic Order Processing for Judge Shannon Business Cases Effective July 15, 2019

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Tuesday, March 26, 2019

 

Revised Dollar Amounts in Specific Forms Effective April 1, 2019

Automatic adjustments will be made on April 1, 2019, to dollar amounts stated in various provisions of the...

Thursday, January 31, 2019

 

The United States Bankruptcy Court, District of Delaware Local Rules, effective 2/1/2019, are now posted under Court Info, Local Rules and Orders.

Also posted new Form 126 under Forms/Local Forms.
 

Thursday, January 10, 2019

 

Effective January 14, 2019 - all orders in Judge Sontchi's cases will be entered electronically, the same way Judges Walrath, Silverstein, and Gross orders are currently entered.

In preparation for this implementation, an...

Thursday, January 10, 2019

 

 Announcement of Retirement of Hon. Kevin J. Carey, effective August 31, 2019

The United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware announces the retirement of Hon. Kevin J. Carey, effective August 31,...

Thursday, January 3, 2019
GENERAL ORDER
 
RE: LACK OF APPROPRIATIONS DUE TO ANTI-DEFICIENCY ACT, 31 U.S.C. §1341, ET. SEQ., IN ALL CASES BEFORE THE HONORABLE CHRISTOPHER S. SONTCHI
 
WHEREAS the Court, in all cases...

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