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.

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

CM/ECF will be removed from service commencing Friday, 5/18/07, at 4:30PM (CDT). This outage is necessary to perform an essential CM/ECF system upgrade to version 3.1.5. Service will be restored by Saturday afternoon, 5/19/07.
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May 16, 2007

Background: The Legal Assistance Foundation of Metropolitan Chicago (LAF), a not-for-profit corporation, is the principal provider of free civil...

May 16, 2007

Effective immediately please use the new form, (Rev. 6/25/07).

July 3, 2007

Reassignment of Chapter 13 Cases.

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July 3, 2007