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Thu, 05/09/2024 General Order 24-0002: Local Rule Amendments

The Court has issued General Order 24-0002 (Local Rule  Amendments) in response to the May 3, 2024 ruling of the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit in Marshall v. Johnson.  

Tue, 05/07/2024 Change of Clerk’s Office Business Hours

Effective Monday, May 6, 2024, the Clerk’s Office front counters in Evansville, Indianapolis, and New Albany will be open Monday through Friday from 8:30 AM until 4:00 PM (closed for lunch from 12:00 to 1:00 PM). 

Tue, 04/09/2024 General Order 24-0001: Audio-Only Remote Public Access to Bankruptcy Proceedings

The Court has issued General Order 24-0001 (Audio-Only Remote Public Access to Bankruptcy Proceedings), which outlines the circumstances by which a Bankruptcy Judge may authorize live remote public...

Fri, 02/16/2024 Candidates Sought for Local Rules Committee

The Court seeks to fill two vacancies on the Local Rules Committee for a three-year term beginning April 1, 2024.  Attorneys who practice in the Evansville, New Albany or Terre Haute divisions are encouraged to apply.  More information regarding...

Wed, 01/24/2024 Chapter 13 Model Plan – Restoration of Dynamic Features

Dynamic features (i.e. expansion of text boxes and adding of rows) have been restored within the 12-2023 version of the Court’s Model Chapter 13 Plan.  The 12-2023 version of the form must be...

Fri, 01/05/2024 Revisions to Chapter 13 Model Plan

The 12-2023 version of the Court’s Model Chapter 13 Plan contains one minor revision in paragraph 7(b) – the reference to the Local Rule was corrected to B-3015-1(e).  In addition, the website...

Tue, 12/05/2023 Instructions Regarding Recent CM/ECF Filing Errors

Registered users have informed the Court that CM/ECF, on occasion, erroneously issues the same transaction ID number when filings are attempted simultaneously in unrelated cases.  Click ...

Mon, 11/27/2023 General Order 23-0004: Order Amending Local Bankruptcy Rules

The judges have approved amendments to the Court’s local bankruptcy rules, effective December 1, the details of which can be found in General Order 23-0004.

Mon, 11/20/2023 Fee Increases Effective December 1, 2023

The Judicial Conference is revising the Bankruptcy Court Miscellaneous Fee Schedule for a number of items, effective December 1, 2023. 

Mon, 10/30/2023 Changes to Processing Time of Certain Court Orders

Starting on Monday, November 6, 2023, the Court shall implement procedural changes regarding its entry of orders related to certain events.