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.

Due to electrical work occurring in our area all court automated systems, including our website, will be removed from service commencing Friday, April 16, 2010, at approximately 4:00 PM. Services will be restored the afternoon of Sunday, April 18...

April 14, 2010

The Seventh Circuit Electronic Discovery Committee, Chaired by Chief U.S. District Judge James F. Holderman and U.S. Magistrate Judge Nan Nolan invite you to attend this free Webinar on April 28, 2010 at Noon C.D.T.

April 14, 2010

The Bankruptcy Court Liaison Committee is looking for practicing attorneys who are interested in serving on the Committee. There will be several positions with two-year terms open to attorneys for the Committee's next term, which commences in...

April 15, 2010

All services are restored

April 18, 2010

General Order 08-01 regarding providing pay advices to trustees has been amended to eliminate the requirement that debtors send pay advices to the U.S. Trustee. Pay advices must still be provided to the case trustee and to any creditor who timely...

April 22, 2010

The Bankruptcy Court has adopted procedures under which attorneys who are members of the Volunteer Panel may apply for reimbursement of expenses incurred in connection with Volunteer Panel matters. The procedures can be found on the Court's web...

April 22, 2010

Effective immediately, the Northern District of Illinois website is available to be translated into various languages via our main website page. To utilize this service, please click on the translation link on our home web-page. You will be taken...

April 30, 2010

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 feedback...

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