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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, 2019-01-09
 The bankruptcy court will be closed Monday, January 21, 2019, in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Birthday   The CM/ECF system will be available, and electronic documents may be filed or accessed during this time.    For case information,...
Wed, 2019-01-02
The U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Alabama has made revisions to the Chapter 13 Plan; the...
Mon, 2017-09-25
The U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Alabama's new Chapter 13 Plan, with Java script, may be viewed by clicking here.  The effective date of the plan is December 1, 2017....
Thu, 2015-02-12
  Beginning March 2, 2015, debtors can voluntarily request to receive court-generated notices and orders by email rather than by U.S. mail. This free program is called Debtor Electronic Bankruptcy Noticing (DeBN). Service requirements for other...
Fri, 2018-04-20
The Federal Judiciary has developed a Next Generation (NextGen) Case Management / Electronic Case Files (CM/ECF) system that will allow you to use the same account for both PACER and electronic filing access.  The functionality that allows filers to...
Thu, 2017-10-26
In preparation of upcoming changes, PACER users are encouraged to upgrade their existing PACER accounts now.  Please open the attached document for instructions.  
Mon, 2017-10-16
NEW PLAN - TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES Birmingham: On November 1, 2017, at 2:30 pm and November 3, 2017, at 10:00 am the Chapter 13 Trustee’s Office for the ND AL, Southern Division, will be leading seminars regarding the new Chapter 13 Plan and the...
Wed, 2017-10-18
The United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Alabama announces that revisions to the Local Rules will become effective on December 1, 2017.  A redline version of the Local Rules may be viewed...

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