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Check this page, or the News and Announcements box on the homepage, for the latest official news and announcements released by the court. You can also access archived news and announcements from this page.

Wed, 11/08/2023

Vacancy Announcement Augusta, GA

POSITION: Term Law Clerk to United States Bankruptcy Judge

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Fri, 11/03/2023

The following changes will become effective on December 1, 2023:

Amendments to the Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure

  • 3011, 8003, 9006, and new Rule 9038.

Tue, 10/03/2023

Vacancy Announcement Augusta, GA

POSITION: Career Law Clerk to United States Bankruptcy Judge Susan Barrett

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Fri, 09/29/2023

Effective October 1, 2023, transcript rates and the names of transcript categories will change as required by the Judicial Conference of the United States. When ordering a transcript, please visit the Court's Transcript/...

Mon, 08/21/2023

The U.S. Trustee Program is implementing virtual § 341 meetings of creditors (via ZOOM) in Chapter 7, 12, and 13 cases nationwide...

Tue, 08/15/2023

The Judicial Conference Committee on Rules of Practice and Procedure (Standing Committee) has approved for publication for public comment the following proposed amendments to existing rules and forms, as well as one new civil rule. The...

Tue, 07/11/2023


CM/ECF filers should be aware of the potential to inadvertently share restricted documents when using third-party services or software.

Sharing your PACER account credentials with a third-party service provider or...

Mon, 07/03/2023

The Court has issued an order appointing Dana Wilson as Acting Clerk of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Georgia effective July 1, 2023.


Thu, 08/25/2022

The Court has issued General Order 2022-1 in regards to Negative Notice Procedures.  The Court's...