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04/17/2019
The district judges of the U.S. More »
04/15/2019
Effective Monday, April 15, 2019, the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia is Live on NextGen CM/ECF.  As a result, the following changes now are in effect:...
04/11/2019
The Judges of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Georgia are considering proposed amendments to the Local Bankruptcy Rules. More »
03/20/2019
The United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia, Atlanta Division, is accepting applications for a new magistrate judge to succeed retiring Magistrate Judge Janet F....
12/03/2018
As of December 1, 2018, revisions to Local Rule 5.1A, which addresses electronic filing, and revisions to Appendix H to the Local Rules, Revised Electronic Case Filing Standing Order and Admini...
12/03/2018
Revisions to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, Federal Rules of Criminal Procedure, and Federal Rules of Appellate Procedure became effective on December 1, 2018.  More information regarding th...
11/07/2018
On behalf of the Judges of the Northern District of Georgia, I am pleased to announce the selection of Christopher C. Bly, to join our Court as a United States Magistrate Judge. More »
11/01/2018
Revisions to Local Rule 83.1F and Appendix G, which are the rules addressing Attorney Discipline and the rules governing the Committee on Discipline, respectively, are now in effect.  ...
07/05/2018
The Judicial Conference approved and implemented a new 3-day transcript rate. The rate is now in effect. More »
06/25/2018
Residents of the Northern District of Georgia continue to receive fraudulent phone calls claiming that the victim failed to appear for jury duty in federal court.  The scammer tells the victim that...
05/07/2018
New Local Rule 3.4 and new Local Patent Rule 1.4, which contain requirements for parties to complete and file AO Form 120 or AO Form 121, as applicable, in appropriate patent, copyright, and tradem...

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