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.

Wed, 02/07/2018

Due to weather conditions, the Dayton and Cincinnati locations will not open until 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, February 7, 2018.  The Columbus location will not open until Noon.

Thu, 01/18/2018

CM/ECF will be unavailable on Friday, January, 26, 2018 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM.  We will be performing maintenance during that time.

Fri, 01/12/2018

Due to inclement weather, all Court offices will be closing early on Friday, January 12, 2018.  The Dayton office will close at 12:30 PM and the Cincinnati and Columbus offices will close at 2:00 PM.

Mon, 12/18/2017

In observance of the federal holidays, the Court will be closed Monday, December 25, 2017, and Tuesday, December 26, 2017.

Tue, 11/28/2017

The Court will be performing maintenance on Thursday, November 30, 2017, between the hours of 9:00 PM to Midnight. During that time, the Electronic Case Filing System (ECF) will be unavailable.

Wed, 11/22/2017

Effective December 1, 2017, any chapter 13 plan or amended chapter 13 plan filed in this District must conform to the District Wide Chapter 13 Form Plan adopted in this District. Provided, if an initial chapter 13 plan was filed before...

Thu, 11/16/2017

In observance of the federal holidays, the Court will be closed Thursday, November 23, 2017, and Friday, November 24, 2017.

Tue, 10/24/2017

The Honorable Lawrence S. Walter has retired. His cases have been transferred to the Honorable Guy R. Humphrey and the Honorable Beth A. Buchanan.

Thu, 10/19/2017

The Dayton Office will close at 12:00 p.m. on Monday, October 23, 2017.  If you have an emergency filing, please contact Tolanda Gilmer at 937-510-7378.  The office will reopen for normal business hours on Tuesday, October 24th, at 9:00 a.m. ...