News & Announcements

April 13, 2015

The United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit seeks applications from highly qualified candidates for a fourteen-year appointment as United States Bankruptcy Judge for the District of South Dakota. The position will have its duty...

October 28, 2014

Fee Changes

The Judicial Conference of the United States approved the following fee changes effective December 1, 2014:

• a new fee of $25 per affected case for filing a motion for redaction. The Judicial Conference...

April 22, 2014

At its March 2014 session, the Judicial Conference of the United States approved changes to the Bankruptcy Court Miscellaneous Fee Schedule, which will go into effect on June 1, 2014.

April 9, 2014

In this letter to the bankruptcy bar, the Clerk announces the date and location of the Eighth Circuit Judicial Conference for 2014, and provides information to assist in registering for the program.

December 16, 2013

This letter to the bankruptcy community describes changes to our Motion to Sell events. Click link to read more.

November 7, 2013

In this letter to the bankruptcy community, the Clerk provides a reminder of the bankruptcy rule and form amendments that take effect on December 1, 2013.  The clerk provides a summary overview of the amendments and link access to the amendments...

October 13, 2013

The United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Iowa will continue normal operations in Cedar Rapids and Sioux City for the duration of the current federal government...

May 24, 2013

Standing Order No. 13-02, signed May 24, 2013, amends Local Rule 2002-1 to shorten the time for notice of  §341 meetings of creditors in the Cedar Rapids Division for chapter 7 cases.
Standing Order 13-02...

April 22, 2013

An amendment to the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Iowa Local Rule 2002-1 shortening the time for notice of §341 meeting in the Cedar Rapids division for chapter 7 cases is being considered. The following amendment is proposed...