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.

Third Circuit Forms Workplace Conduct Committee and Announces Appointment of First Director of Workplace Relations

Release Date
Tue, 2019-09-10

Chief Judge D. Brooks Smith of the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit announced today the formation of a Workplace Conduct Committee and the appointment of Julie Procopiow Todd, Esq. as the Third Circuit’s Director of Workplace...

U.S. BANKRUPTCY JUDGESHIP VACANCY Eastern District of Pennsylvania (Reading)

Release Date
Tue, 2019-07-23

 

Chief Judge D. Brooks Smith of the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit announces the application process for a bankruptcy judgeship in the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, seated in Reading.  A bankruptcy judge is...

PUBLIC NOTICE REGARDING REAPPOINTMENT OF TWO BANKRUPTCY JUDGES

Release Date
Tue, 2019-07-09

The current 14-year term of office for two U.S. Bankruptcy Judges for the District of
Delaware are due to expire. Chief Judge Christopher S. Sontchi’s term is due to expire on
February 22, 2020. Judge Brendan L. Shannon’s term expires...

PowerPoint Slides from Clerk's Office Session (MDBBA Conference 2019)

Release Date
Thu, 2019-06-13

The PowerPoint Slides from the Clerk's Office Session at the MDBBA Conference on 06/14/2019.

Recognition Certificates

Release Date
Wed, 2019-05-29

The Pro Bono and Mediator Recognition Certificates for the period January 1, 2019 through March 31, 2019 are attached below.

Proposed Amendments to the Local Rules and Forms

Release Date
Tue, 2019-04-09

NOTICE OF PROPOSED AMENDMENTS TO THE LOCAL BANKRUPTCY RULES AND FORMS

TO BECOME EFFECTIVE JUNE 1, 2019

 

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Nominations for the Attorney Advisory Committee

Release Date
Fri, 2019-04-05

The Court is requesting that attorneys who practice before the Court and who are interested in serving on the Court’s Attorney Advisory Committee submit their names for consideration.  Please see the attached notice.

Recognition Certificates

Release Date
Fri, 2019-03-29

The Pro Bono and Mediator Recognition Certificates for the period January 1, 2018 through December 31, 2018 are attached below.

Recognition Certificates

Release Date
Mon, 2018-11-19

The Pro Bono and Mediator Recognition Certificates for the period January 1, 2018 through September 30, 2018 are attached below.

Recognition Certificates

Release Date
Thu, 2018-08-16

The Pro Bono and Mediator Recognition Certificates for the period January 1, 2018 through June 30, 2018 are attached below.

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