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.

Fri, 05/29/2015

CMECF/PACER will be unavailable on Saturday, May 30, 2015 from 4PM until 7PM for scheduled maintenance.

Fri, 05/29/2015

The District Court for the District of Connecticut will have a vacancy for a magistrate judge at Hartford effective July 1, 2015

Thu, 04/02/2015

The United States District Court for the District of Vermont is pleased to announce the implementation of a new federal drug court program in the Rutland courthouse beginning in April of 2015.  


Thu, 03/26/2015

This position has been filled.
The clerk’s office for the United States District Court for the District of Vermont provides administrative, operational, and technical support to the federal court at three staffed locations...

Wed, 03/25/2015

The 2014 Early Neutral Evaluation (ENE) Annual Report is now available.
2014 Report
Early Neutral...

Tue, 02/10/2015

The Second Circuit Judicial Council invites applications from highly-qualified candidates for a Bankruptcy Judge position in the Southern District of New York. The person selected will maintain chambers in Bowling Green, New York.

Thu, 01/15/2015

The Judicial Conference of the United States has authorized the appointment of a fulltime United States Magistrate Judge for the Northern District of New York at Albany, New York...


Tue, 12/09/2014
Mon, 11/24/2014


Regarding Friday, November 28, 2014

The Clerk’s Office in Burlington will be open on Friday, November 28, 2014.

The Brattleboro and Rutland divisional offices will be closed. All inquiries should be directed...

Wed, 11/05/2014

The current term of office of Judge Alan H.W. Shiff, United States Bankruptcy Judge for the District of Connecticut, is due to expire on March 19, 2015. The Judicial Council of the Second Circuit is considering recalling Judge Shiff to another...