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.
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.