By Hon. Robert Jacobvitz, District of New Mexico

Bankruptcy Judge Salary Legislation

Other battles on the horizon for the NCBJ were increasing bankruptcy judges’ salaries, tying the salaries statutorily to those of Article III judges, and improving retirement benefits. David W. Houston…
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Bankruptcy Judge Retirement Benefits Legislation

On August 7, 1987, Alabama Senator Howell Heflin introduced a bill that would improve the retirement package for bankruptcy judges. The AO opposed the retirement benefit as being too generous….
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The NCBJ Today

The NCBJ has evolved considerably in the 90 years since formation of NARB. Over 312 of the nation’s 350 active bankruptcy judges (about 82 percent) are members of the NCBJ,…
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