Current News

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April 8, 2014
Several caseload changes involving the transfer and reassignment of cases, and reassignment of zip codes used to determine filing jurisdictions for debtors in some cities, will become effective on May 10, 2014, as follows: Los Angeles Division...
Public Notice
March 5, 2014
The Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit invites applications from highly qualified candidates for the position of Bankruptcy Judge for the Central District of California. This position will be available on January 2, 2015. The selection process...
March 4, 2014
The Guidelines for Allowance of Attorneys’ Fees in Chapter 13 Cases (Guidelines) was revised and is now included in the Court Manual Section 2.  Revisions to the Guidelines and Court Manual become effective March 4, 2014. The Guidelines govern the...
Public Notice
February 28, 2014
The Judicial Council of the Ninth Circuit has reappointed United States Bankruptcy Judge Meredith A. Jury of Riverside, California, to the Ninth Circuit Bankruptcy Appellate Panel, or BAP, which resolves appeals arising out of bankruptcy court...
February 19, 2014
The current term of the Honorable Sheri Bluebond, U.S. Bankruptcy Judge for the Central District of California, is due to expire in January 2015. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit is considering the reappointment of the Judge to a new...
January 7, 2014
The Court will be closed on the following federal holidays during 2014.  Unless otherwise announced, electronic systems (CM/ECF, VCIS, LOU, and PACER) will continue to operate during Court closures.  Additional Court closures may be announced in...
Public Notice