News & Announcements: January, 2018

05/17/2018

The United States Trustee seeks resumes from persons wishing to be considered for appointment as a standing trustee to administer cases filed under chapter 13 of title 11 of the United States Code (Bankruptcy Code).  The appointment, located in...

04/25/2018

The Advisory Committee on Rules of Bankruptcy Rules is considering whether to recommend that the Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure undergo a restyling process, similar to what many of the other federal rules have undergone, and solicits input...

04/24/2018

The U.S. Attorney's Office, Western District of Washington, announced that the operator of a business that abused bankruptcy...

03/14/2018

A CLE entitiled "Nuts and Bolts of Bankruptcy Practice" will be held at the Tacoma Federal Courthouse, Jury Assembly Room, 1717 Pacific Avenue, Tacoma WA, on Thursday, May 17, 2018, from 1:30 - 4:30 p.m.  The CLE will cover U.S. Bankruptcy...

03/08/2018

The U.S.Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Washington is pleased to introduce ChapMobile, a free mobile app that displays Confirmed Hearings and 341 Meetings in a user-friendly format. A go-to app for attorneys and trustees who want to...

02/26/2018

The Clerk's Office of the Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Washington invites attorneys, the public, and other customers to respond to a customer satisfaction survey. The online survey takes less than 10 minutes to complete. Please...

02/02/2018

The Federal Bar and NW Consumer Law Center operate a free bankruptcy clinic for unrepresented debtors.  The clinic is held from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM on the1st & 3rd Thursdays of...