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General Orders

  • General Order No. 43-2020       |   11/18/2020

    Payment of Filing Fee in Installments to Commence Bankruptcy Case. This Order is effective as to all notices and orders described herein issued in cases on or after December 1, 2020, and as to those cases, replaces General Order No. 23-2018.

  • General Order No. 41-2020       |   11/18/2020

    Order Requiring Local Form for Chapter 13 Plans and Establishing Related Procedures effective December 1, 2020. In cases to which this Order applies, this Order supersedes General Order No. 19-2015, General Order No. 17-2015, and General Order No. 21-2017.

  • General Order No. 39-2020       |   07/21/2020

    The Court designates James R. Sacca to serve a three-year term on the Panel in Complex Chapter 11 Cases in the Atlanta Division beginning February 1, 2021.

  • General Order No. 38-2020       |   07/01/2020

    Signature Requirements Under BLR 5005-7 (b)(3), (c) and (g) - This order supersedes General Orders 33-2020 and 35-2020, and clarifies the signature requirement under BLR 5005-7(b)(c), (c) and (g) and the prior general orders modifying them.

  • General Order No. 36-2020       |   04/23/2020

    Applicability of Interim Bankruptcy Rules in Cases Under Subchapter V of Chapter 11 - Order Amending General Order 30-2020

  • General Order No. 32-2020       |   03/16/2020

    This order extends certain deadlines in all cases where the § 341 Meeting of Creditors was not concluded prior to March 16, 2020.

  • General Order No. 31-2020       |   03/15/2020

    This order resets all meetings of creditors in all divisions of the Court (Atlanta, Gainesville, Rome, and Newnan) between March 16, 2020 through April 10, 2020.

  • General Order No. 29-2019       |   12/05/2019

    This order establishes procedural guidelines for commencing and administering “Prepackaged Chapter 11 cases” and “Prenegotiated Chapter 11 cases”  in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Georgia.

  • General Order No. 28-2019       |   11/26/2019

    This Court hereby adopts Interim Bankruptcy Rule 1007-I, as amended effective August 26, 2019, and as it may be subsequently amended from time to time.

  • General Order No. 27-2019       |   02/04/2019

    Designation of Panel for Complex Chapter 11 Cases.  The panel applies only to cases filed in the Atlanta Division of the Court.