The United States Trustee has announced the following: Effective immediately, all in-person chapter 7, 12, and 13 section 341 meetings scheduled through April 10, 2020, are hereby continued until a later date to be determined. Absent special circumstances, section 341 meetings may not proceed during this period except through telephonic or other alternative means not requiring personal appearance by debtors. Appropriate notice will be provided to parties in accordance with bankruptcy law and rules. This effects meetings scheduled for chapter 7s set on March 17th, and 18th, and chapter 13 cases set on March 19th, 2020. Meetings already noticed as telephonic meetings may proceed as scheduled.
Monday, March 16, 2020