This Notice concerns important amendments to certain Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure (“Bankruptcy Rules”), Local Bankruptcy Rules, Bankruptcy related statutes and Bankruptcy Forms that will take effect on December 1, 2009. Many of these changes concern time period computation and affect the time periods contained in several provisions of the Bankruptcy Rules, Local Rules, the Bankruptcy Code, as well as several Bankruptcy Forms. Certain of the revised Bankruptcy Rules and Local Rules shorten 15-day time periods to 14-day time periods. Click here for Notice. Click here for redlined version of amended provisions of the Local Rules.
Tuesday, November 24, 2009