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.

CM/ECF will be down from 8:00 pm to approximately 8:30 pm CST for emergency maintenance.

February 23, 2007

(ROCKFORD ONLY)
Telephonic appearances are no longer arranged directly with Chambers. A
private company, Tele-Court, Inc., has been licensed by the Administrative Office of the
U.S. Courts to provide...

March 19, 2007

Section I , C New subsection 8, Revocation of Password, under DESIGNATION OF CASES , PASSWORDS, REGISTRATION AND APPEARANCE OF ATTORNEYS, that allows the Clerk of Court to invalidate the password of an attorney who is disbarred or suspended. The...

April 3, 2007

Effective Monday, April 16,2007, Official Form B-21, Statement of Social Security Number, must be submitted with every petition for an individual debtor. The form is...

April 10, 2007

Effective immediately please cease the use of the older versions of this form and begin using the new form dated 02/20/07.

April 11, 2007

Effective immediately please cease the use of the older versions of this form and begin using the new form dated 02/20/07.

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April 11, 2007

The Bankruptcy Judges of the Northern District of Illinois have amended the procedures for awards of attorney fees in Chapter 13 cases. For cases filed on or after May 1, 2007, a fee of up to $3500 will be allowed without an itemization of...

April 26, 2007

Requirements for Section 362(c)(3)(B) and (c)(4)(B) Motions

May 11, 2007

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