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, 2015-08-17

SCAM ALERT:  FRAUDULENT PHONE CALLS AND EMAILS REGARDING FAILURE TO APPEAR FOR JURY SERVICE OR RESPOND TO A SUMMONS

Residents of the Northern District of Georgia continue to receive fraudulent phone calls and emails...

Mon, 2015-07-06

The electronic case filing system, CM/ECF, for the United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia, will be unavailable from 7:00 AM until Noon on Sunday, July 19, 2015, for system maintenance.  During that period, members of...

Thu, 2015-06-11

The Administrative Office of the Federal Judiciary has advised that law firms, attorneys and/or parties who are running the recently updated version of McAfee may not receive email from ECF. As we understand it,email generated by ECF may be...

Tue, 2015-06-02

The United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia is pleased to announce that it has selected Ms. Catherine M. Salinas to fill the vacancy to be created with the forthcoming retirement of Magistrate Judge E. Clayton Scofield,...

Fri, 2015-05-08

Notice
United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia In Re: The Matter of the Reappointment of Linda T. Walker as United States Magistrate Judge

The current term of office of United States Magistrate Judge...

Thu, 2013-08-01

The United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia has been informed that citizens in various areas of the United States are receiving fraudulent telephone calls threatening them with arrest and prosecution for allegedly...

Tue, 2013-06-04

The federal judiciary has learned of an email scam in which emails purporting to come from federal and state courts are infecting recipients with computer viruses.

According to the Security Operations Center of the Administrative Office...

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