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IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FIFTEENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR PALM BEACH COUNTY, FLORIDA

ADMINISTRATIVE ORDER NO.: 2017-12.703-9/17

ORDER PERMITTING CLERK TO ACCEPT PAPER FILINGS BY ATTORNEYS
THIS MATTER came before the Court upon the request of the Clerk and Comptroller to accept paper filings by attorneys who are unable to file through the E-Po11al due to power outages caused by Hurricane Irma.

NOW, THEREFORE, pursuant to the authority conferred by Florida Rule of Judicial Administration 2.215, it is ORDERED as follows:

The Clerk and Comptroller is hereby authorized to accept paper filings from attorneys/law offices that. at the time of filing, are without power due to Hurricane Irma.

DONE and ORDERED in Chambers at West Palm Beach, Palm Beach County, Florida. this 13th day of September, 2017.

Peter D. Blanc, Acting Chief Judge

The Florida Bar News Blog | Blog Post | September 15, 2017
Gov. Rick Scott activated the Florida Small Business Emergency Bridge Loan Program to support small businesses impacted by Hurricane Irma. For a complete listing of recent hurricane-related news as well as resources for Florida Bar members and the public, go to The Florida Bar’s 2017 Hurricane Information page.
UNITED STATES BANKRUPTCY COURT SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF FLORIDA www.flsb.uscourts.gov

In re: General Order 2017-02
Extension of Deadlines

As a result of the passage of Hurricane Irma through South Florida Thursday, September 7 through Monday, September 11, 2017, resulting in wide-spread power and Internet outages in many areas and a closure of the Federal Courthouses in Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach Counties, it is

ORDERED that, ALL periods set by all statues of limitations as well as other statutory deadlines (e.g., relating to the automatic stay, leases assumptions, exclusivity periods, etc.) applicable to cases and proceedings filed, or to be filed in this court, are hereby extended thirty days from today’s date unless the court sets an earlier date by separate order.

ORDERED in the Southern District of Florida on September 12, 2017.

Laurel M. Isicoff
Chief United States Bankruptcy Judge

On Friday, September 15, 2017, the Supreme Court of Florida issued an order as to the Fifteenth Judicial Circuit extending time periods under all Florida Rules of Procedure.  The Administrative Order (In Re:  Emergency Request to Extend Time Periods Under All Florida Rules of Procedure for Palm Beach County in the Fifteenth Judicial Circuit) is available through the following link below:
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