In response to COVID-19, the Chief Justice of the United States Bankruptcy Court, District of New Jersey, has ordered the physical locations of the Martin Luther King and Frank R. Lautenberg Courthouses in Newark, New Jersey, closed from March 26, 2020, until April 6, 2020.
To limit transmission of COVID-19, the Miami, Fort Lauderdale, and West Palm Beach divisions of the United States Bankruptcy Court, Southern District of Florida, will close to the public on Monday, March 30, 2020, and remain closed indefinitely.
Revised means test figures are available for cases filed during April 2020, and cases filed on or after May 1, 2020. Yearly median income amounts changed April 1, 2020. Other means test multipliers will change May 1, 2020.
Idaho’s exemption amounts increase effective March 2020 in the following categories: household furnishings and other personal property; tools of the trade and professional books; motor vehicles; crops; firearms; and earnings. The wildcard and homestead exemptions increased, as well.