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|Mon, 01/14/2013||Chapter 13 Practitioners: Revised Model Plan Form Available||
The Court has revised the Chapter 13 model plan form, after considering comments to the proposed revisions described in the Court’s announcement of December 11, 2012. ...
|Fri, 01/04/2013||For Indianapolis Division Practitioners: Transfer of Cases to Judge Carr||
The Court has begun the process of transferring cases to our newest Bankruptcy Judge, James M. Carr. Judge Carr began receiving new cases January 2, 2013, but since Judge Otte retained his existing caseload upon his recall to service, the Judges...
|Wed, 12/19/2012||Proposed Amendments to Local Rules: Public Comment Period||
The Bankruptcy Judges are considering amendments to the local rules. The proposed amendments are attached. More Info
|Wed, 12/12/2012||Court Budget Information from Chief Judge James K. Coachys||
Chief District Judge Young has written to the Indiana State Bar Association describing the potential impact of the ‘fiscal cliff’ on District Court operations. More...
|Tue, 12/11/2012||For Chapter 13 Practitioners: Proposed Addition to Model Chapter 13 Plan||
A previous notice alerted the Chapter 13 bar to concerns about settlements of trustee motions to dismiss that might trigger the need for the filing and notice of a motion to modify the plan. See the Court’s notice of November 5, 2012, entitled “...
|Fri, 12/07/2012||Indianapolis Tuesday Court Calendar Alert||
Beginning February 12, 2013, Judge Moberly's Chapter 13 matters will be set at 1:00 PM and 2:00 PM. Judge Carr's Chapter 13 matters will be set starting at 3:00 PM. Please check your hearing notices for the correct time. ...
|Tue, 11/13/2012||Chapter 11 Filing Fee Increase||
On November 21st, the filing fee for a Chapter 11 case will increase. The amount due at filing will total $1213.00.
|Mon, 11/05/2012||Update on Order Distribution Process||
After a few weeks’ experience with the new order distribution process, the Judges have decided to make a few additional changes. More Info
|Mon, 11/05/2012||For Chapter 13 Practitioners: Recent Developments Regarding Motions to Modify Plan||
The recent local rules change shifting responsibility for noticing any motion to modify a confirmed plan has brought to light some new concerns about common practices. In addition, many have sought from Court staff guidance on the required...
|Wed, 10/31/2012||James Carr Press Release||
Chief Judge Frank H. Easterbrook of the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit is pleased to announce the appointment of James M. Carr to a 14-year term as United States Bankruptcy Judge for the United States District Court for...