On December 1, 2009, several amendments to the Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure will take effect.  You can see the Public Notice by clicking here. Please note that several time periods are shortened under the new Rules.  A summary of the Rules is available here, and new forms are available here.

New Local Rules for the Northern District of Georgia will also be in effect on December 1, 2009.  You can see the redline version of the changes by clicking here.


Scott Riddle’s practice focuses on bankruptcy and litigation. Scott has represented Chapter 7 and 11 debtors, creditors, trustees and other interested parties in bankruptcy cases and bankruptcy litigation.  For more information, click here.