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.

A new statistics page has been added to ILNB's Internet web site. The page provides a variety of historical and contemporary views. Also included, the ability to compare different periods of filing. We welcome your...

April 30, 2010

A motion to redact personal information prohibited under Fed. R. Bankr. P. 9037(A) should be filed without a notice of motion and without serving other parties. The motion must be accompanied by a redacted version of the filed document and a...

May 14, 2010

The Court's CM/ECF site and web site will be unavailable Thursday, May 20, 2010 from 6 AM to approximately 8 AM CDT due to network maintenance. Please make note of this outage and plan accordingly.

We apologize for any inconvenience.

May 17, 2010

The court has been developing a mechanism, using a fillable order form, to expedite the processing of motions and orders. This work has involved personnel from the court's chambers and Clerk's staff. Further, the U. S. Trustee and Marilyn...

May 28, 2010

We at the United States Bankruptcy Court Northern District of Illinois are extremely pleased with the willingness of court users to take their time to complete our surveys. This is our 4th year administering our Customer Satisfaction Survey. The...

May 28, 2010

The court will be installing a new version of CM/ECF the weekend of June 11 - 12, Version 3.3.3. To accomplish this CM/ECF will be removed from service at 4:00 PM CDT, Friday, June 11th. Service is expected to be restored by Saturday noon (...

June 8, 2010

Sign up today for two pro bono opportunities with the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Illinois.

Volunteer Attorney Panel. The court has established a Volunteer Attorney Panel made up of...

July 7, 2010

The court has revised its Local Bankruptcy Forms and Orders, Form Order #16, "Order and Notice Setting Time to File Claims". Please commence the use of this form...

July 7, 2010

We have created a new Motion event in accordance with Bankruptcy Rule 4008, Motion to Extend Time to File Reaffirmation Agreement. This event is now available for your use. Please remember to title your motion and proposed order to match the...

July 15, 2010

The United States Bankruptcy Court, Northern District of Illinois, in conjunction with the Chicago Bar Association Bankruptcy Committee will be holding a "Next Generation CM/ECF Discussion" from 12:30 - 2:00 on Tuesday, July 27 in room 1132 of...

July 23, 2010

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