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The Jury reporting instructions website will be unavailable December 16th from 8a.m.- 6p.m.
by Douglas_Kosmo on December 11, 2017 at 8:53 pm
The Jury reporting instructions website will be unavailable December 16th from 8a.m.-6p.m. Reporting instructions are also available by phone at 1-800-582-9109. […]
Bankruptcy Court Q&A Session on rule changes and new forms December 14, 2017
by Douglas_Kosmo on December 11, 2017 at 4:21 pm
On December 14, 2017 at 12:00 noon, the Bankruptcy Court will hold a question and answer session regarding the December 1, 2017 rule changes, the new chapter 13 plan and related forms. The discussion will be in person at the Houston courthouse and by video conference links in the McAllen, Corpus Christi, and Laredo courthouses. Click here for the Announcement (pdf) Topics of discussion will include new General Order 2017-09 on implementation of Fed. R. Bankr. P. 3015 and 3015.1, and the new Interim Uniform Modification of Confirmed Plan form discussed in that order. […]
Full-Time U.S. Magistrate Judge U.S. District Court Laredo, Texas
by Douglas_Kosmo on November 13, 2017 at 7:27 pm
Full-Time U.S. Magistrate Judge U.S. District Court Laredo, Texas Public Notice Posted: November 13, 2017 - Full-Time U.S. Magistrate Judge U.S. District Court Laredo, TexasMagistrate Judge Application (Microsoft Word Version) […]
Request for Public Comment on Proposed Amendment to Local Rule 83.1.A.
by Douglas_Kosmo on November 6, 2017 at 3:39 pm
The United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas solicits public comment on the proposed amendment to Local Rule 83.1.A, Admission to Practice. The proposed amendment to Local Rule 83.1.A can be reviewed HERE. Comments should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org. The deadline for comments is December 8, 2017. […]
New Uniform Chapter 13 Plan, Plan Summary, and Related Documents Plan Modification Documents (added 10/11/17) Effective December 1, 2017
by Douglas_Kosmo on October 3, 2017 at 2:27 pm
The United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Texas has adopted a new Uniform Plan and Motion for Valuation of Collateral (Chapter 13 Plan), and a new Plan Summary, under the provisions of new Fed. R. Bankr. P. 3015.1 The new Plan will be effective December 1, 2017, for all cases filed on or after that date. The Court has also adopted new Bankruptcy Local Rule 6007-2 in connection with the new form Plan, and that rule will be effective December 1, 2017. Attorneys representing debtors in Chapter 13 cases and practicing before this Court should familiarize themselves with the provisions of the new Plan and Local Rule in advance of the effective date: Uniform Plan and Motion for Valuation of Collateral (Chapter 13 Plan) Exhibit "A" Plan Summary for Proposed Plan Uniform Modification of Confirmed Plan and Motion for Valuation of Collateral (for Motion to Modify Confirmed Plan) Exhibit "A" Plan Summary for Proposed Modified Plan Bankruptcy Local Rule 6007-2 Surrender of Collateral in Chapter 13 Cases The Court also has published several proposed new local rules and amendments to existing rules for public comment with the intent that the final versions of those be effective December 1, 2017 in connection with the new Plan: […]