October 30, 2020

Important Information

Temporary Emergency Provisions Regarding ZoomGov Remote Proceeding Access Information (Click Here)

Pursuant to Standing Order No. 20-10, effective Monday, March 30, 2020, temporarily, the Bankruptcy Court Clerk’s Office public areas are closed at each courthouse location. Unrepresented persons may use the Bankruptcy drop box located at the Alexandria, Norfolk, and Richmond divisions’ courthouses to deposit documents for filing and properly submitted payments. Clerk’s Office staff will retrieve documents from the drop boxes at 9:00 a.m., each business day. Standing Order 20-9, also effective Monday, March 30, 2020, establishes a temporary protocol for filings in Bankruptcy cases by unrepresented (pro se) persons.

Important Information

Temporary Emergency Provisions Regarding ZoomGov Remote Proceeding Access Information (Click Here)

Pursuant to Standing Order No. 20-10, effective Monday, March 30, 2020, temporarily, the Bankruptcy Court Clerk’s Office public areas are closed at each courthouse location. Unrepresented persons may use the Bankruptcy drop box located at the Alexandria, Norfolk, and Richmond divisions’ courthouses to deposit documents for filing and properly submitted payments. Clerk’s Office staff will retrieve documents from the drop boxes at 9:00 a.m., each business day. Standing Order 20-9, also effective Monday, March 30, 2020, establishes a temporary protocol for filings in Bankruptcy cases by unrepresented (pro se) persons.

Public Notice: — Due to Inclement Weather, the Norfolk, Newport News, and Richmond Division Courthouses will be Closed, Tuesday, August 4, 2020; The Court will Remain Open with Staff in Telework Status

Public Notice

Order Implementing Extension of Amended Temporary Hearing Protocol for Bankruptcy Cases Pending in the Norfolk and Newport News Divisions: Combined Standing Order No. 20-3-IMPORTANT INFORMATION

[Read Standing Order No. 20-3 PDF]

Public Notice

Order Setting Deadlines for Installment Payments of the Voluntary Petition Filing Fee in Consumer Cases—Per Standing Order 20-20, in effect, the delay in installment payment dates, as provided for in Standing Order No. 20-13, continues past May 31, 2020, until further notice, for individual cases under Bankruptcy Code chapters 7 & 13

[Read May 27, 2020, Standing Order No. 20-20 - PDF]

Public Notice

Order Extending Temporary Protocol for Filings in Bankruptcy Cases by Unrepresented Persons—Per Standing Order 20-19, Standing Order No. 20-9 is Extended past May 31, 2020, Until Further Notice

[Read May 27, 2020, Standing Order No. 20-19-PDF]

EDVA District Court General Order No. 2020-15—In re Cessation of U.S. Courthouse in Newport News as the District’s Emergency Judicial Center

Beginning May 26, 2020—In re: Cessation of U.S. Courthouse in Newport News as the District’s Emergency Judicial Center

[Read General Order No. 2020-15-PDF]

EDVA District Court General Order No. 2020-14

Effective May 15, 2020—In re: Face Covering and Social Distancing in Courthouses Across the District—Bryan, Hoffman, Robinson-Merhige, and Newport News Courthouses

[Read General Order No. 2020-14-PDF]

Public Notice

Order Implementing Amended Temporary Hearing Protocol for Bankruptcy Cases Pending in the Norfolk and Newport News Divisions: Combined Standing Order No. 20-2-IMPORTANT INFORMATION

[Read Standing Order No. 20-2 PDF]

Standing Order 20-11

Order Temporarily Deferring Recordation Requirement to Claim Homestead Exemptions in Bankruptcy Cases: Standing Order No. 20-11-IMPORTANT INFORMATION

[Read Standing Order No. 20-11 PDF]

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