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.

Job Announcement - Judicial Law Clerk to Chief U.S. Bankruptcy Judge - Harrisburg, PA

Release Date
Tue, 2020-05-05

LAW CLERK VACANCY
Position Title: Judicial Law Clerk to Chief U.S. Bankruptcy Judge
Position Type: Full-Time, term position
Location: Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
Position Available: October 2020
Salary...

ADMINISTRATIVE ORDER CONCERNING THE USE OF FACE MASKS/COVERINGS IN THE COURTHOUSES

Release Date
Thu, 2020-04-23
District Court standing Order 2020-14 requires the use of face masks/coverings in all courthouses (Harrisburg, Wilkes-Barre, and Williamsport).

District of Delaware - U.S. BANKRUPTCY JUDGESHIP VACANCIES

Release Date
Wed, 2020-04-15

U.S. BANKRUPTCY JUDGESHIP VACANCIES
District of Delaware

    Chief Judge D. Brooks Smith of the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit announces the application process for two bankruptcy judgeships in the District...

Order Regarding Measures to Combat Spread of COVID-19

Release Date
Tue, 2020-03-17

The United States Bankruptcy Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania is cognizant of the fact that public health authorities recommend social distancing as a means of slowing the spread of novel coronavirus (“COVID-19”). See Court Notice...

Middle District of Pennsylvania Bankruptcy Judge Vacancy

Release Date
Mon, 2020-02-24

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 Middle District of Pennsylvania, seated in Wilkes-Barre.  For more information on...

Order Adopting Interim Bankruptcy Rules

Release Date
Tue, 2020-02-18

Order Adopting Interim Bankruptcy Rules to address the Small Business Reorganization Act of 2019.  Redline and clean version of the rules are included with...

Third Circuit Task Force on Eyewitness Identifications Releases Its Report and Best-Practice Recommendations

Release Date
Mon, 2020-01-27

Third Circuit Task Force on Eyewitness Identifications Releases Its Report and Best-Practice Recommendations
Chief Judge D. Brooks Smith of the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit has announced the release of the “2019...

The United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit seeks applications from all highly qualified candidates for a fourteen-year appointment as United States Bankruptcy Judge for the Southern District of West Virginia at Charleston.

Release Date
Tue, 2019-10-29

NOTICE OF VACANCY
FOR THE POSITION OF
UNITED STATES BANKRUPTCY JUDGE


The United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit seeks applications from all highly qualified candidates...

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...

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