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 November 21, 2012 some filing fees will change. Please click on the attachment to review the changes which are hghlighted in red.

November 15, 2012

In order to permit more time with family and friends, the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Illinois will be closed on Thursday, November 22 and Friday, November 23, 2012 in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. Any...

November 9, 2012

The Bankruptcy Court Liaison Committee Invites you to its 2012 Holiday Reception to be held on December 13, 2012.
Please Join Us in Celebrating the 2012 Holiday Season. View attachment for complete information.

November 8, 2012

roximately Saturday November 10, 2012 9:00 AM CT. During this outage most court services including the court's website will be unavailable. During the outage E-Filing, CM/ECF will be available. You will need the following link to login to CM/ECF...

November 7, 2012

The United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Illinois is seeking a qualified individual to become the Clerk of Court. Please click here to review the job posting for further...

November 5, 2012

Please be aware of the following changes to Judge Barnes' courtroom and chambers locations. Effective November 5, 2012, Judge Barnes will be located in courtroom 613. His chambers will be located in suite 650. The new...

October 31, 2012

Please be aware of the following changes to Judge Goldgar's courtroom and chambers locations. Effective November 5, 2012, Judge Goldgar will be located in courtroom 642. His chambers will be located in suite 638.
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October 31, 2012

All Court electronic services,including CMECF and PACER have been restored. You may resume  viewing or filing new case documents at this  time.

October 6, 2012

On Saturday, October 6, 2012, the court will be performing important system maintenance. Maintenance will begin 9:00 AM and continue until 12:00 PM Central Daylight Time, possibly sooner.

During this outage most...

October 3, 2012

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