Bankruptcy

General Order 18-0022

Submitted by DCGadmin on Mon, 2018-11-19 17:04
Pursuant 28 U.S.C. § 2071, and after appropriate public notice and an opportunity for comment, the District Court of Guam hereby adopts the attached updated General Local Rules of Practice and Administrative Procedures for Filing, Signing, Verification and Service of Documents by Electronic Means in Civil, Criminal, and Bankruptcy Cases, effective December 1, 2018.

SO ORDERED this 19th day of November, 2018.

  /s/  Frances Tydingco-Gatewood
 Chief District Judge
 
 

Bankruptcy Filings Holding Steady


Chapter 13 filings increased and Chapter 7 filings decreased, but the total number of filings over that period were consistent with past years.

  • Chapter 7: Liquidation Under the Bankruptcy Code. This chapter of the Bankruptcy Code provides for "liquidation" - the sale of a debtor's nonexempt property and the distribution of the proceeds to creditors.

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