Information regarding Court Operations & Procedures during COVID-19

Courthouse Entry Protocols (Updated 8/24/2022)

Please click here for the current Clerk’s Office hours (Updated 8/29/2022)

The New Jersey Bankruptcy Court is following the guidelines to protect the public as set forth by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention for the prevention and/or containment of COVID-19, the Coronavirus. The Court is working in conjunction with the General Services Administration to make the courthouses in the District as safe as possible. Visitors to the Courthouses are advised to check this website periodically for any new developments. Review of this important matter is on-going.

 

Notice to the Public re:  Updated COVID-19 Protocols and Expanded Office Hours (August 29, 2022)

Notice to the Bar and Public Concerning Standing Order for Renewed Adoption of Interim Bankruptcy Rule 1020 (July 20, 2022)

Notice to the Bar and Public - Bankruptcy Threshold Adjustment and Technical Corrections Act (June 23, 2022)

Notice to the Bar & Public - Update Regarding Court Operations and Procedures During COVID-19 (June 9, 2022)

Notice to the Bar and Public Concerning Rescission of Supplemental Standing Order Relating to Expiration of the CARES Act (April 7, 2022)

Notice to the Bar and Public Regarding Expiration of Amended General Order Dated December 29, 2021 (Effective April 1, 2022)

Notice to the Bar and Public Regarding Expiration of CARES Act Bankruptcy Provisions (03/28/2022)

Notice to the Public: Updated COVID-19 Protocols and Expanded Office Hours (3/17/2022)

Important Notice to the Bar and Public Concerning Expiration of Certain Bankruptcy Code Amendments in the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2021 (1/07/2022)

Important Notice to the Bar and Public Concerning Amended General Order Regarding Court Operations Under the Exigent Circumstances Created by Coronavirus (COVID-19) (12/29/2021)

Important Notice to the Bar and Public Concerning Amended General Order Regarding Court Operations Under the Exigent Circumstances Created by Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Notice to the Bar and Public Concerning COVID-19 Vaccination and Testing Requirements as Set Forth in District Court Standing Order 2021-08 ( 9/14/2021 )

Important Notice to the Bar and Public Concerning Chief Judge Status Report, Including Amended General Order Regarding Court Operations Under the Exigent Circumstances Created by Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Important Notice to the Bar and Public Concerning AMENDED General Order Regarding Court Operations Under the Exigent Circumstances Created by Coronavirus (COVID-19) (4/26/2021)

Important Notice to the Bar and Public Concerning AMENDED General Order Regarding Court Operations Under the Exigent Circumstances Created by Coronavirus (COVID-19) (3/31/2021)

Important Notice to the Bar Concerning Motion for Discharge Pursuant to Section 1328(i) of the Bankruptcy Code (3/05/2021)

Important Notice to the Bar and Public Concerning Supplemental Proof of Claim for CARES Forbearance Claim (3/05/2021)

IMPORTANT Notice to the Bar and Public Concerning AMENDED General Order Regarding Court Operations Under the Exigent Circumstances Created by Coronavirus (COVID-19) (1/04/2021)

Important Notice to the Bar and Public Concerning Certification in Support of COVID-19 Chapter 13 Plan Modification

IMPORTANT Notice to the Bar and Public Concerning AMENDED General Order Regarding Court Operations Under the Exigent Circumstances Created by Coronavirus (COVID-19) (10/30/2020)

Important Notice to the Bar and Public Concerning District of New Jersey Covid-19 Recovery Guidelines (Phase III) ( 10/5/2020 )

U.S. Trustee Program Extends Telephonic or Video Section 341 Meetings (9/8/2020)

IMPORTANT Notice to the Bar and Public Concerning AMENDED General Order Regarding Court Operations Under the Exigent Circumstances Created by Coronavirus (COVID-19) (9/08/2020)

IMPORTANT Notice to the Bar and Public Concerning AMENDED General Order Regarding Court Operations Under the Exigent Circumstances Created by Coronavirus (COVID-19) (7/31/2020)

Important Notice to the Bar and Public Concerning District of New Jersey COVID-19 Recovery Guidelines (Phase II) June 29, 2020

IMPORTANT Notice to the Bar and Public Concerning Chief Judge Status Report, including AMENDED General Order Regarding Court Operations Under the Exigent Circumstances Created by Coronavirus (COVID-19) (6/1/2020)

Important Notice to the Bar and Public Concerning Access to Certain Docket Events in CM/ECF (May 12, 2020)

 

IMPORTANT Notice to the Bar and Public Concerning AMENDED General Order Regarding Court Operations Under the Exigent Circumstances Created by Coronavirus (COVID-19) (4/6/2020)

NOTICE REGARDING TELEPHONIC CHAPTER 7, SECTION 341 MEETINGS IN THE DISTRICT OF NEW JERSEY (4/28/2020)

IMPORTANT Notice to the Bar and Public Concerning AMENDED General Order Regarding Court Operations Under the Exigent Circumstances Created by Coronavirus (COVID-19) (3/27/2020)

STANDING ORDER IN RE CLOSING OF THE NEWARK COURTHOUSES THROUGH APRIL 6 (3/26/2020)

IMPORTANT Notice to the Bar and Public Concerning AMENDED General Order Regarding Court Operations Under the Exigent Circumstances Created by Coronavirus (COVID-19) (3/19/2020)

IMPORTANT Notice to the Bar and Public Concerning General Order Regarding Court Operations Under the Exigent Circumstances Created by Coronavirus (COVID-19) (3/17/2020)

Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Matter Changes

 

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