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, 04/24/2017

Judge Waites invites members of the bankruptcy bar and their staff to a meeting to review recent changes to his Chambers Guidelines on Wednesday April 26, 2017 at 1:00 PM in the Charleston courtroom. Chambers recommends...

Tue, 04/18/2017

Judge Waites invites members of the bankruptcy bar and their staff to a meeting to review recent changes to his Chambers Guidelines on Thursday April 20, 2017 at 11:00 AM in the Columbia courtroom. A similar meeting will be held...

Mon, 04/17/2017

The Court has made two new CM/ECF events available for use in cases assigned to Judge Waites as well as updated one event currently in effect, which are available starting today, Monday April 17, 2017. These events eliminate the need for counsel...

Thu, 04/13/2017

Judge Waites invites members of the bankruptcy bar and their staff to a meeting to review the new Chambers Guidelines on Thursday April 20, 2017 at 11:00 AM in the Columbia courtroom, and in the Charleston courtroom on ...

Wed, 04/12/2017

Pursuant to SC LBR 9029-1, which allows the Court to make technical corrections to any local rule at any time, SC LBR 3015-5, as well as Exhibits A and E to SC LBR 3015-5, have been amended.  The Rule has been amended to extend the time for a...

Mon, 04/10/2017

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit is pleased to announce an essay contest for high school students in the five states within the circuit. The contest offers students an opportunity to learn about the...

Mon, 04/10/2017

The United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of South Carolina seeks to fill the position of Case Administrator. Information about the position and application procedures are contained in the...

Fri, 04/07/2017

Judge Waites has amended his Chambers Guidelines effective April 10, 2017. Click here for a copy of the amended Chamber Guidelines. The primary changes are to...

Tue, 04/04/2017

Judge Burris' Chambers Guidelines are hereby amended to increase the supplemental fee amount from $1,200 to $1,500 (effective for all pending and new cases assigned to Judge Burris) and to authorize an initial disbursement by the trustee of $1,...

Wed, 03/29/2017

Judge Burris invites bar members and office staff to a brown bag lunch and “town hall” meeting in the bankruptcy courtroom in Spartanburg on Friday, March 31st immediately following the scheduled Chapter 13 first meetings.  It is anticipated this...

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