The United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Maryland is proposing amendments to its Local Rules to be effective August 1, 2016. Please click here for a copy of the proposed amendments, a summary of the changes, and the process for submitting comments on the proposed amendments.
The United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Maryland is pleased to announce that Lori Schultz Simpson has been appointed by the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit as U.S. Bankruptcy Judge for the District of Maryland. Please click here to view the public announcement of Judge-Designate Simpson's appointment.
The U.S. Trustee is seeking resumes from persons wishing to be considered for appointment as a standing trustee to administer cases filed under Chapter 13 of the bankruptcy code. Please click here to view of copy of the U.S. Trustee's announcement.
In accordance with the provisions of Appendix F to the Local Rules for the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Maryland, and the procedures therein, certain dollar amounts in Appendix F shall be adjusted on April 1, 2016. The new dollar amounts reflect a 3.016 percent increase, rounded to the nearest $25. Please click here to view Appendix F applicable to cases filed on or after April 1.