News & Announcements

Check this page, or the News and Announcements box on the homepage, for the latest official news and announcements released by the court. You can also access archived news and announcements from this page.

Mon, 12/03/2018

President Trump has declared Wednesday, December 5, 2018, a National Day of Mourning to honor the memory of former President George Herbert Walker Bush.  Accordingly, the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Ohio will be...

Wed, 11/21/2018

The website for the Southern District of Ohio Bankruptcy Court,, will be unavailable on Saturday, December 1, from 10:00 AM to Noon.  

Wed, 11/14/2018

In observance of the federal holidays, the Court will be closed Thursday, November 22, 2018, and Friday, November 23, 2018.

Fri, 09/28/2018

The Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Ohio is seeking public comment on a proposed procedure regarding Complex Chapter 11 cases. The comment period ends on October 29, 2018. Comments may be submitted to this...

Tue, 08/21/2018

The policies and procedures for Judge Buchanan have been revised. The updates have been posted to the Court's Internet Page and may be accessed through the following link: