News & Announcements

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, 11/26/2018

Effective December 1, 2018, amendments to the following Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure will be effective: 3002.1, 5005, 7004, 7062, 8002, 8006, 8007, 8010, 8011, 8013, 8015, 8016, 8017, 8022 and 9025.
In addition, new Rule 8018.1 and a new Part VIII Appendix will be effective. The Congressional Package of all federal rule changes effective on 12/1/2018, including the new text and markup versions illustrating the changes, is available on...

Mon, 11/19/2018

The U.S. Bankruptcy Court is seeking applicants for a full-time
Programmer Analyst. Applications
must be received by Dec 31,2018 but will remain open until filled.
View details HERE.

Thu, 11/15/2018

In addition to the nationally recognized holidays, the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for
the Middle District of Tennessee will be
closed Friday, November 23, and
Mondays, December 24 & 31. Details HERE.

Thu, 09/06/2018

The clerk's office will no longer accept credit card payments in person at the public services counter as of Monday,      September 17, 2018. Cash, money orders, cashier's checks, and attorneys' & corporate checks will continued to be accepted.

Thu, 08/16/2018

The Judicial Conference's Committee on Rules of Practice and Procedure has published proposed amendments to Appellate, Bankruptcy, Civil, and Evidence rules. The comment period closes February 15, 2019. The changes, if adopted, will be effective December 1, 2020. See detailed information on the proposed amendments HERE.