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 U.S. Trustee's Office would like to suspend holding chapter 7 creditor meetings in Sterling and fold the Whiteside & Lee County cases into the regular Rockford 341 calendars located at Stewart Square, 308 West State Street, Rm. 40,...

January 8, 2016

Judge Goldgar's chapter 13 call will not be heard on Tuesday, February 23, 2016. Any matters set for that date will be continued to Tuesday, March...

December 28, 2015

United States Bankruptcy Judge Pamela Hollis of the Northern District of Illinois has applied to be reappointed by the United States Court of Appeals to a new 14-year term when her current term expires on January 26, 2017. A United States...

December 21, 2015

On Friday December 18, 2015, at 9:00 PM Central Time, the Courts' public website, http://www.ilnb.uscourts.gov, may be intermittently inaccessible for approximately 4 hours while some important...

December 15, 2015

In order to permit more time with family and friends, the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern...

December 9, 2015

On Monday, November 30th, 2015, access to CM/ECF will be halted at 4:30 PM CST in order to perform the updates necessary for the implementation of the new Bankruptcy forms, which will be...

November 24, 2015

Beginning in January, 2016 Judge Doyle will hear new chapter 13 trustee motions at 9:15 a.m.
ONLY new trustee motions will be heard at that time...

November 19, 2015

Effective Monday, November 9, 2015, you are invited and encouraged  to review and test  the modified events that will become effective December 1, 2015.

There is no change to the process of opening a Bankruptcy case, although there are...

November 9, 2015

The United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Illinois through our Training Team will be...

November 4, 2015

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