October 16, 2018

Inclement Weather – Rescheduled Docket – Newport News Division – Friday, October 12, 2018

Due to the impending inclement weather all hearings scheduled before the Honorable Stephen C. St. John, Chief Judge on Friday, October 12, 2018 in the U. S. Bankruptcy Court, Newport News Division have been rescheduled to Friday, October 19, 2018 in Newport News at the same time as originally scheduled.

Norfolk-Newport News Combined Standing Order No. 18-1, Effective 10/29/18

Norfolk-Newport News Combined Standing Order No. 18-1, Effective 10/29/18: Chapter 13 Confirmation Hearings: Follow-up to August 15, 2018, Public Notice

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IMPORTANT UPDATE: Due to Inclement Weather – The Newport News U.S. Courthouse will be closed Thursday, September 13, 2018 and Friday, September 14, 2018.

Due to inclement weather, the Newport News U.S. Courthouse will be closed on Thursday, September 13, 2018 and Friday, September 14, 2018.

 

IMPORTANT UPDATE: Due to Inclement Weather – The Newport News U.S. Courthouse will close at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, September 12, 2018.

Due to inclement weather, the Newport News U.S. Courthouse will close at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, September 12, 2018.

 

 

Public Notice

Impending Change in Chapter 13 Plan Confirmation Procedures in the Norfolk and Newport News Divisions.
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Notice-No v. Gorman Procedures Effective July 23, 2018

Implementation of Revised U.S. Bankruptcy Court Eastern District of Virginia Procedures

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Notice: Norfolk and Newport News Divisions’ Procedures on Entry of Default and Default Judgment-Effective March 1, 2018

Effective immediately in the Norfolk and Newport News Divisions, a plaintiff seeking entry of a default judgment pursuant to Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 55, as incorporated into the Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure by Rule 7055, must file a Motion for Entry of Default with the Clerk of this Court in compliance with Local Bankruptcy Rule 7055-1. After securing entry of default, the plaintiff may then file a Motion for Default Judgment, which shall also comply with Local Bankruptcy Rule 7055-1. The Court will issue an order denying a Motion for Default Judgment filed prior to the entry of default.

 

Chief Judge Stephen C. St. John

Judge Frank J. Santoro

Updated Procedure — Norfolk and Newport News Divisions Only: Effective on or After 12/01/2016

Updated Motions for Relief from Stay Procedures for Norfolk and Newport News

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Public Notice

Impending Change in Official Court Transcription Service for Alexandria, Norfolk and Newport News Divisions

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Announcement-Hearing Cancellations Module: Managing Hearing Cancellations Electronically (Norfolk and Newport News Divisions Only)

Managing Cancellations Electronically, effective October 1, 2016

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