News & Announcements: January, 2015

11/30/2015

Last updated: 11/24/2015
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The Judicial Conference has approved significant changes to the...

10/27/2015

The new location is Everett Station, Weyerhaeuser Room (4th Floor), 3201 Smith Avenue, Everett, WA 98201. The January 5, 2016 chapter 7 calendar is scheduled to open for assignment beginning November 27, 2016.  The January 7, 2016 chapter 13...

10/20/2015

A sophisticated phone scam is targeting bankruptcy filers in several states, using personal information from filings and posing as attorneys to get intended victims to immediately wire money to satisfy a debt.
The National Association of...

10/01/2015

The Bankruptcy Court has adopted new procedures for the withdrawal and substitution of counsel. The new procedures set out in General Order 2015-3 are effective October 1, 2015, and...

08/24/2015

Attorney Wi-Fi Internet access is available. Information for attorneys about connecting to the Court’s Wi-Fi Internet is available at the Bankruptcy Court Clerk’s Office front counter.

08/01/2015

 For information about these national form changes, visit US Courts website.

06/10/2015

Debtors can now receive same day email notice of court generated notices and orders through Debtor Electronic Bankruptcy Noticing (DeBN). DeBN is free and easy to set up. For more information and registration instructions, go to the...

05/29/2015

Effective for cases filed on and after May 15, 2015, the list of creditors shall be filed by the debtor no later than 7 days from the date of the filing of the petition. Failure to timely file or submit the creditor list may result in dismissal...

05/20/2015

The front entrance to the Vancouver Federal Building will be closed during the month of June for an elevator replacement project. Consequently, public access to the facility will be through the first floor east entrance. Security screening will...

05/12/2015

Effective July 1, 2015, there will be a redistribution of cases between Judge Barreca and the new judge filling Judge Overstreet’s vacancy. Judge Barreca will preside over the Marysville caseload. The new judge will preside over the Port Orchard...

05/01/2015

Debtors can now receive same day email notice of court generated notices and orders through Debtor Electronic Bankruptcy Noticing (DeBN). DeBN is free and easy to set up. For more information and registration instructions, go to the...

03/12/2015

 

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02/01/2015

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