ANNOUNCEMENT: The Pro Bono Program for Bankruptcy Litigation in the Western District of Missouri scheduled for Thursday, January 19th, 2017 | Agenda and Registration Information
ANNOUNCEMENT: New and Amended Federal Rules, Forms and Fees
Please see the summary Notices with links and General Order below for Bankruptcy federal and local rule modifications, fee changes, and form updates.
Notice - Federal
Notice - Local
General Order on L.R. 2016
Redlined L.R. 3083-1
General Order on L.R. 3083-1
Notice of Amendments to Certain Official Bankruptcy Forms and Revision of Certain Dollar Amounts in the Bankruptcy Code Effective April 1, 2016
Notice of Amendments to Official Bankruptcy Forms Effective December 1, 2015 *Effective December 1, 2015, the new official forms are mandatory for all filings in the Western District of Missouri, regardless of whether the petition was filed before or after December 1, 2015.
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Scam Targets Bankruptcy Filers
A sophisticated phone scam is targeting bankruptcy filers in several states, using personal information from filings and posing as attorneys to get intended victims to immediately wire money to satisfy a debt.
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