NOTICE TO THE BAR AND PUBLIC REGARDING CHANGES TO BANKRUPTCY COURT FEES (eff. 11/21/12)

Friday, November 2, 2012

The Temporary Bankruptcy Judgeships Extension Act of 2012 (Pub.L. No. 112-121) was signed into law by the President on May 25, 2012. This law includes a provision that increases the fee for filing a bankruptcy case under chapter 11 of the Bankruptcy Code. The statutory filing fee to file a case under Chapter 11 will increase to $1,167. The total fee for filing a Chapter 11 case will increase to $1,213 (statutory fee of $1,167 plus the administrative fee of $46).