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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.

Wed, 11/17/2021

Due to the holidays, the Clerk's Offices (all locations) will be closed on the following dates:

Thursday, December 23, 2021

Friday, December 24, 2021

Thursday, December 30, 2021...

Wed, 11/17/2021

Due to the holiday, the Clerk's Offices (all locations) will be closed on the following dates:

Thursday, November 25, 2021

Friday, November 26, 2021

The court's Electronic Case Files (ECF)...

Wed, 10/27/2021

The purpose of this General Order is to supersede and amend General Order No. 101 issued on August 4, 2021 revising the District of Vermont’s courthouse entrance protocols and COVID-19 restrictions in public areas of the district’s courthouses....

Wed, 10/27/2021

Farm reorganization through chapter 12 of the Bankruptcy Code provides a powerful tool for farmers seeking to restructure burdensome debt, change production models, or even transition a farm to the next generation. While the...

Tue, 10/19/2021


If you are a renter having trouble paying your rent or a landlord who has lost rental income due to challenges presented by the COVID-19 pandemic,...

Tue, 06/22/2021

On June 14, 2021, Governor Phil Scott issued an Executive Order rescinding all of the State of Vermont’s COVID-19 restrictions and ending Vermont’s COVID-19 State of Emergency effective at midnight June 15. Consistent with the court’s approach...

Tue, 06/22/2021

While bankruptcy is often associated with negative connotations, filing for Chapter 12 relief can also present opportunity for farmers. Not only can it help farms avoid or recover from financial distress; it can also help save taxes due when...