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.

The Court is pleased to announce a new service.  You can now get the Court Calendar on the go, via a smartphone.   Click here for details.

June 23, 2014

Judge Lynch will implement revised procedures for ILNB-Western Division (Rockford) effective August 1, 2014. 

Please click the attached link to view the revised procedures.

June 19, 2014

The court will be performing system maintenance on Friday, June 20 through Saturday June 21, 2014.
 
Access to  CM/ECF, Public Website, and Training registration will be unavailable from Friday 8 PM through Saturday 3 PM.

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June 16, 2014

The court will be performing system maintenance on Friday, June 13 through Saturday, June 14, 2014.

Access to  CM/ECF, Public Website, and Training registration will be unavailable from Friday 8 PM through Saturday 3 PM .

Thank you...

June 10, 2014

On  Saturday,  June 7, 2014, 12:00 AM CST maintenance will be performed on public internet resources. The maintenance is expected to be completed by 2:00 AM CST.

Resources may be intermittently available.

This will affect-

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June 4, 2014

At its March 2014 session, the Judicial Conference approved two amendments to the Bankruptcy Court Miscellaneous Fee Schedule, which go into effect June 1, 2014.

First, the Judicial Conference approved an increase to the adversary filing...

April 30, 2014

Today, Tuesday, May 27, 2014, the court experienced a court-wide telephone failure.  From approximately 10:00 AM and until noon calls could not be received by the court nor originated by court staff.  Our apology...

May 27, 2014

The clerk’s office mistakenly sent out notices scheduling initial confirmation hearings in Judge Goldgar’s chapter 13 cases on May 20, 2014, for 11:30 a.m. instead of 11:00 a.m.  In reliance on the notices, some lawyers set motions and...

May 8, 2014

The Court will be performing essential system maintenance on Sunday, 05/04/2014 between the hours of 06:30 AM and 08:30 AM, CDT.

Another message and announcement will be mailed and published when service is restored.

Thank you for...

April 29, 2014

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