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Thursday
Jul062017

Orlando Bankruptcy Bar Outreach

The Office of the U.S. Trustee invites you to attend an Orlando Bankruptcy Bar Outreach on Friday, July 28, 2017 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm (with a lunchbreak from 1:00 pm -2:00 pm) at the George C. Young Courthouse, 401 W. Central Boulevard, District Courtroom 3A, Orlando.  This event is free.  Come and listen to the U.S. Trustees and Staff speak about bankruptcy practices including duties of counsel and debtors, and the consequences of non-compliance.  CLE credit has been applied for.  Seating is limited so please RSVP no later than July 20, 2017 to Maureen Gimenez at Maureen.E.Gimenez@usdoj.gov.  Click HERE for more information.

Thursday
Jul062017

Jules S. Cohen Professionalism Award

CFBLA is currently accepting nominations for the Jules S. Cohen Professionalism Award.  CFBLA established this award in 2003 to honor an attorney practicing before the bankruptcy court in the Orlando Division of the Middle District of Florida who demonstrates, on a consistent basis, professionalism and civility in dealing with the Court and opposing counsel, high ethical standards, competent legal representation of his or her clients and sustained service to the bankruptcy community.

 

Nominations will be accepted through August 31, 2017. Please submit your nominations to Ryan Davis, rdavis@whww.com. Nominations should be accompanied with a written statement setting forth the reasons for the nomination, along with any additional information that you would like considered by the board. The award recipient will be selected by the board and recognized at an event later this year.

Tuesday
Mar072017

United States Bankruptcy Court for the Middle District of Florida Clerk of Courts Position Announcement

CLICK HERE for the Clerk of Court Position Announcement.

Tuesday
Mar072017

Announcement of Appointment of Lee Ann Bennett to Deputy Director of the Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts

Please CLICK HERE for a memo from James C. Duff, Director of the Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts, announcing the appointment of Lee Ann Bennett to Deputy Director of the Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts.  

Wednesday
Sep092015

Revised Official Bankruptcy Forms

From the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Middle District of Florida

Please be advised that most Official Bankruptcy Forms are scheduled to be replaced with substantially revised, reformatted, and renumbered versions effective December 1, 2015, if approved by the Judicial Conference of the United States in September 2015. Attorneys should be prepared to use the revised Official Forms beginning on December 1, 2015. Attorneys should contact their software vendors for more information. The revised forms and other related information can be found on the U.S. Courts website at http://www.uscourts.gov/rules-policies/pending-rules-amendments/pending-changes-bankruptcy-forms