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6500 Cherrywood Ln - Greenbelt, MD 20770 - Main Tel: 301-344-8018 map
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New Official Bankruptcy Forms - Effective December 1, 2015

Use of the new forms is required for all cases commenced on and after December 1, 2015, and for any amendments to petitions, schedules and statements and conversions filed on and after December 1, 2015.

Please click here to see the effective changes including links to the latest forms, instructions and charts.  

November 20  Forms Overview Training Materials are now available.  Click here for the PowerPoint Presentation and links to the videos of the event. 

Scam Targets Bankruptcy Filers

The US Courts News has advised that 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. Read the entire article at uscourts.gov.

Bankruptcy Petition Preparers Injunctions

Please click here to access a list of bankruptcy petition preparers who have been enjoined from acting as a bankruptcy petition preparer in the District of Maryland.  The list is also located under the Filing Without An Attorney tab.

Sep 10 - Amended Local Rules with Order 15-02

Administrative Order 15-02 Amending Local Bankruptcy Rule 7012-1 And Appendix F has been posted. Click here for a list of all the Administrative Orders .

Pro Hac Vice Motion Fee Payment

Effective September 1, 2015, the Bankruptcy Court instead of the District Court will accept the $50.00 filing fee for admission to appear pro hac vice before the Bankruptcy Court. The User Manual on the CM/ECF website has been updated with instructions on how to make payment electronically when filing the motion in ECF. For conventionally filed motions, checks or money orders for payment of the fee must be made payable to: Clerk of Court, United States Bankruptcy Court.

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