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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.

Mon, 11/18/2019

Following the retirement of Ms. Yvette Taylor effective October 31, 2019, we are delighted to announce the appointment of Mr. Barry D. Knight as the new Clerk of Court for the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Texas....

Fri, 11/08/2019

NOTICE:  CM/ECF maintenance is cancelled for this weekend.  CM/ECF will remain available for electronic filing. 

 

Dear Bankruptcy Practitioners...

Wed, 10/23/2019

On February 19, 2020, the Small Business Reorganization Act of 2019, P.L. 116-54 (SBRA) will go into effect – long before the normal three-year rules amendment process runs its course. As a temporary measure, the Advisory Committee on Bankruptcy...

Wed, 10/23/2019

Forms effective October 1, 2019

On August 26, 2019, the President signed into law the Honoring American Veterans in Extreme Need Act of 2019 (the HAVEN Act) Public Law No. 116-52.  The HAVEN Act  amended 11 U.S.C. § 101(10A) to exclude...

Fri, 09/27/2019
Texas Western Bankruptcy Bench Bar Conference - April 15-17, 2020
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Tue, 08/20/2019

On August 19, 2019, the Judicial Conference Advisory Committees on Appellate, Bankruptcy, and Civil Rules ...

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