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.

Sunday, February 1, 2015


The United States Bankruptcy Court Local Rules, effective 2/1/2015, are now posted under Court Info, Local Rules and Orders.

Friday, January 9, 2015


Judge Laurie Selber Silverstein was sworn in as Bankruptcy Judge on January 7, 2015 at the United States District Court for the District of Delaware. She will begin her duties immediately. The Court...

Thursday, November 13, 2014

As of November 10, 2014, pro hac vice motions will only be accepted electronically.  It is imperative that the updated Local Form 105,...

Friday, November 7, 2014






            The United States Trustee seeks resumes from persons wishing to be considered for...

Wednesday, November 5, 2014

Please see the attached announcement for information regarding The Honorable Thomas L. Ambro Fellowship Summer internship with the United States Bankruptcy Court...

Friday, October 31, 2014

Click here to view the most recent publication of The Delaware Docket.

Thursday, October 16, 2014
Thursday, October 16, 2014

Please see the attached document regarding the tentative selection of Laurie Selber Silverstein as U.S. Bankruptcy...

Friday, October 3, 2014

On October 2, 2014, the District Court modified its Administrative Procedures to impose a filing deadline of 6 p.m. (ET).  For the avoidance of doubt, the District Court filing deadline does not apply to filings in the Bankruptcy Court, and the...

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

The United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware instituted an annual process to review and consider comments and revisions to its Local Rules.

The comment period is October 1, 2014 through October 31, 2014. Any comments...