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STATE OF THE BANKRUPTCY COURT
Hon.Phillip J. Shefferly
Chief Judge, U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Michigan
Wednesday, March 5, 2014
NEW DATE AND LOCATION!
CELEBRATING OUR DIVERSE BAR
Thursday, March 6, 2014, 5pm to 8pm
NOTE NEW VENUE:
Buffalo Wild Wings (at 1218 Randolph on the edge of Greektown)
Register Early: The last two years have SOLD OUT in advance!!
2014 FBA TRIAL PRACTICE
& MENTORING FOR NEWER
March 27, 2014 (evening)
March 31 & April 1 (full days)
SAVE THESE DATES:
June 19, 2014
- Rutter Federal Practice Seminar (afternoon)
- FBA Annual Dinner (evening)
IN THE COURTS
Appointment of New Magistrate Judges (Detroit Michigan)
The Judicial Conference of the United States has authorized the appointment of up to two full-time United States Magistrate Judges for the Eastern District of Michigan at Detroit. The current annual salary of the position is $160,080.
Copies of the complete notice and the application form may be obtained at www.mied.uscourts.gov and at the following Clerk’s Office locations:
600 Church Street, Room 140, Flint
231 W. Lafayette Boulevard, Room 564, Detroit
1000 Washington Avenue, Room 304, Bay City
In order to be assured of consideration, applications must be received by 5:00 p.m., MARCH 14, 2014.
District Court Announces Adoption of Model ESI Discovery Order
The Judges of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan have approved, on a pilot period basis, the use of a model electronically stored information (ESI) discovery order and Rule 26(f) checklist in appropriate cases. It is within the judicial officer’s discretion whether these materials may be used. To view these materials, please visit www.mied.uscourts.gov.