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.

Thu, 01/23/2014

A new event has been added to CM/ECF for use when amending or supplementing the original filing of Forms B6I (Schedule I) and B6J (Schedule J). Please see "...

Tue, 11/19/2013
The attached file is a summary of the upcoming changes to the Federal Bankruptcy Rules and Forms effective December 1, 2013. Detailed information is available at located at the tabs for...
Fri, 11/08/2013

The U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Louisiana Court has been experiencing a high volume of returned e-mails from secondary e-mail addresses associated with User Accounts.  Accordingly, all attorneys/trustees/creditors...

Tue, 10/29/2013

Effective November 1, 2013, the new public counter hours for each of the divisional offices (Alexandria, Lafayette and Shreveport) of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Louisiana will be 8:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m., Monday...

Mon, 08/26/2013

Notice of Proposed Amendments Published for Public Comment 
Link to Proposed Comments

Mon, 10/17/2011

Effective Date 11/01/2011