You are here

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, 04/24/2019

May 1 Fairness Hearing in Sims v. BB&T:  The Court will conduct a hearing on the proposed settlement in Sims v. BB&T, 15cv732, an ERISA case relating to a 401(k) plan for BB&T employees, on Wednesday, May 1, 2019, at...

Mon, 04/22/2019

The Clerk’s Office for the Middle District of North Carolina has created several new web accessible civil and criminal events in CM/ECF, which are listed under the Web Accessible heading. The events were created to comply with Section 508 of the...

Wed, 02/20/2019

On February 20, 2019, the Court approved Internal Procedures and Order of Appointment for cases arising under the First Step Act of 2018.

Thu, 01/31/2019

The Court approved amendments to Local Civil Rules 5.3 and 54.1, which will be effective February 1, 2019. Please go the Court's...

Wed, 01/30/2019

The Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals is seeking submissions for its 2019 essay contest.  

Students are invited to consider and share their thoughts on the question:

“How has the right to freedom of speech established for...

Thu, 12/27/2018


Public Notice of Proposed Local Rule Changes

Changes to Local Civil Rule 5.3 and Local Civil Rule 54.1 have been proposed. A summary of the changes and a marked-up version of the rules can be...

Thu, 11/01/2018

Please refer to the 2018 NCMD Holiday Order for information regarding the upcoming holidays.

Wed, 08/15/2018

Effective September 1, 2018, a new fee of $31.00 per record provided will be charged for reproducing and transmitting, in any manner, a copy of an electronic record stored outside of the Court's electronic case management system.

  • ...
Tue, 05/22/2018

On May 9, 2018, the court approved new Standing Order 11, relating to supervised release and probation revocation proceedings in criminal cases. Please go the Court's ...

Thu, 03/29/2018

The Court approved new Local Criminal Rule 16.2, Limitations Concerning Criminal Discovery, which will be effective April 16, 2018. Please go the Court's Local Rules and Orders page for further information....