News & Announcements: Jun 2017

Check this page, or the News and Announcements box on the homepage, for the latest official news and announcements released by the court.

Wed, 2017-06-21
Pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 2071(b), the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Rhode Island invites public comment on the proposed amendments to its local rules and local forms, several of which are being amended to incorporate changes in the...
Wed, 2017-06-07
In an opinion dated June 2, 2017, the First Circuit Court of Appeals narrowly interprets 'arising in' jurisdiction, finding that while retention of jurisdiction is necessary (...
Thu, 2017-06-01
 The RI Bankruptcy Court will close at 3:00 p.m. Friday, June 2, 2017 in order for court staff to attend the 4:00 p.m. Memorial Service for Bankruptcy Judge Arthur N. Votolato (Ret.) at the...