Judge Novalyn L. Winfield's Hearing Dates

50 Walnut Street, 3rd Floor
Newark, N.J. 07102
Courtroom 3D

REMINDER: Pursuant to L.B.R, 9013-1(c) all motions must be filed and served at least 21 days prior to the return date. A stay relief motion must be scheduled for hearing no later than 30 days after it is filed.. U.S.C. 11 Section 362(d). Pursuant to Bankruptcy Rule 3007, objections to claims must be filed and served 30 days prior to the hearing. You must choose a hearing date that complies with these time requirements. The Court will reschedule improperly listed matters and the participant will receive a Notice of Electronic Filing indicating the correct date. It is the responsibility of the participant to notify all interested parties of the change. Continuous scheduling errors may result in a revocation of the participant's log-in and password. All motions that require notice to be sent by the court must be scheduled for a minimum of 30 days from the date of filing. MATTERS WHICH DO NOT REQUIRE HEARING DATES: It is not necessary to enter a hearing date in order to file the documents listed below.

  • Application and Order to Show Cause*
  • Application and Order Shortening Time*
  • Application for Compensation under $1,000.00
  • Applications to Employ
  • Cross Motions to matters that already have hearing dates
  • Applications for Admission Pro Hac Vice

*NOTE: Please refer to the CM/ECF User Guide for additional information about filing motions.
 
*NOTE: Pursuant to II E. 6 of the Court's Administrative Procedures, where a Participant seeks the entry of an emergent order, such as an order shortening time or order to show cause, the Participant is required to simultaneously bring such filing to the attention of the Judge's Courtroom Deputy by email.
 
FINAL CALENDARS ATTACHED BELOW
 
 
10/20/2014 (Mon)   10/21/2014 (Tues)   10/22/2014 (Wed)   10/23/2014 (Thurs)   10/24/2014 (Fri)

***Starting July 7, 2014 Judge Winfield's Monday Hearing times will change to 10:00AM, 11:00AM and 12PM.***

 

Requirements For Scheduling Motions

*1. Relief from Stay Motions in Chapters 7 & 13 shall be scheduled for 9:00 a.m. (10:00 AM begining 07/01/14) on the chosen motion day.

*2. All other Motions in Chapters 7 & 13 shall be scheduled for 9:00 a.m. (10:00 AM begining 07/01/14) on the chosen motion day.

*3. All Chapter 11 Motions shall be listed for 10:00 a.m. (11:00 AM begining 07/01/14) on the chosen motion day.
 

4. Motions for Summary Judgment or Motions to Dismiss in Adversary Proceedings must be scheduled for 2:00 p.m. on the chosen motion day.

*5. Hearings on Objections to Notices of Information shall be scheduled on motion days at 9:00 a.m. (10:00 AM begining 07/01/14)

*6. Court Deficiency hearings shall be scheduled on motion days at 11:00 a.m. (12:00 PM begining 07/01/14)

 

Requirements For Scheduling Fee Applications and or Final Meetings:

1. Fee Applications and Final Meetings shall be scheduled for 2:00 p.m.on the following dates:

Chapter 13 Confirmations And Trustee Motions

1. Chapter 13 Confirmation Hearings shall be scheduled for 9:00 a.m.

2. Chapter 13 Trustee Motions shall be scheduled for 10:00 a.m.

Chapter 11 Disclosure Statement and Confirmation Hearings

Shall Be Scheduled On Tuesdays at 10:00 a.m. or later for the following Tuesdays:

Pre-Trial Conferences

Pre trial dates should be set 90 days out.
Pre-trial conferences shall Be Scheduled At 9:00 A.M. On The Following Dates:

11/03/2014*

11/10/2014*

11/17/2014*

11/24/2014*

 

11/18/2014

11/25/2014

11/13/2014

11/18/2014

11/25/2014

11/18/2014

11/25/2014

12/01/2014*

12/08/2014*

12/15/2014*

12/22/2014*

12/29/2014*

12/02/2014

12/09/2014

12/16/2014

12/23/2014

12/30/2014

 

12/11/2014

12/02/2014

12/09/2014

12/16/2014

12/23/2014

12/30/2014

12/02/2014

12/09/2014

12/16/2014

12/23/2014

12/30/2014

01/05/2015

01/12/2015

01/20/2015 (Tuesday)

01/26/2015

01/06/2015

01/13/2015

01/20/2015

01/27/2015

01/08/2015

01/22/2015

01/06/2015

01/13/2015

01/20/2015

01/27/2015

01/06/2015

01/13/2015

01/20/2015

01/27/2015

02/02/2015

02/09/2015

02/17/2015 (Tuesday)

02/23/2015

02/03/2015

02/10/2015

02/17/2015

02/24/2015

02/26/2015

02/03/2015

02/10/2015

02/17/2015

02/24/2015

02/03/2015

02/10/2015

02/17/2015

02/24/2015

 

***Starting July 7, 2014 Judge Winfield's Monday Hearing times will change to 10:00AM, 11:00AM and 12PM.***