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.

Please note that beginning January 1st 2017, Judge Hollis' Chicago Schedule will be as follows..........

November 22, 2016

Commencing Friday February 3, 2017, Judge Hollis will hear the Joliet call as follows:

10:00 am...

November 21, 2016

You’re invited to the Annual Bench-Bar Holiday Party.
Join us to wish Hon. Bruce W. Black well on his upcoming retirement.
Come and enjoy cocktails and appetizers with your colleagues from the Northern District of Illinois...

November 18, 2016

Please set your motions/adversary matters at the appropriate time slots per the below modified schedule.

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November 14, 2016

Please note that the Friday, April 7, 2017, date has been changed to Friday, March 31, 2017.

View Lake County Motion/Adversary Schedule...

November 8, 2016

Several Official Bankruptcy Forms will be amended effective December 1, 2016.  Forms 420A and 420B (Notice of Motion or Objection and Notice of Objection to Claim) will be amended to conform to the numbering scheme...

November 1, 2016

Judge Lynch's Chapter 13 call will not be heard on December 2, 2016. Matters scheduled for that date will be heard on December 9, 2016. Any matters noticed...

October 24, 2016