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.

E-filing is still unavailable as of this writing.

In addition, telephone service for the entire Dirksen Courthouse is down.

Staff and vendor support have worked on these problems throughout the night. We will provide updates as work...

June 25, 2012

Despite the best effort of staff and vendor support, access to Live e-filing will be delayed. An essential component failed to perform upon restoration of electrical service to the Courthouse.

Though work continues, it is not expected that...

June 24, 2012

During the weekend of June 22, 2012 - June 24, 2012 the Dirksen U. S. Courthouse will experience a significant planned power outage. Most if not all of the building will be without electrical power commencing Friday evening June 22. Power will...

June 18, 2012

The United States Bankruptcy Court Northern District of Illinois is extremely pleased with the willingness of court users to take their time to complete our surveys. This is our 6th year administering our Customer Satisfaction Survey. The most...

June 18, 2012

THE CHICAGO BAR ASSOCIATION
Committee Meeting Announcement             
 
Committee:    Bankruptcy and Reorganization Committee
     
Meeting Date and Time:     ...

June 14, 2012

IN HIS ABSENCE, MOTIONS WILL BE HEARD BY
JUDGE BLACK IN COURTROOM 719

EMERGENCY MOTIONS WILL BE HEARD BY THE EMERGENCY JUDGE
(JUDGE GOLDGAR - COURTROOM 613)

June 15, 2012

IN HIS ABSENCE, MOTIONS WILL BE HEARD AS FOLLOWS

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 13
JUDGE BARNES, COURTROOM 642

THURSDAY, JUNE 14
JUDGE DOYLE, COURTROOM 742...

June 12, 2012

Effective immediately, the Chapter 13 DuPage Confirmations will be moved from 11:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. 
All matters currently set for 11:30 a.m. on June 15, 2012, and thereafter, will be heard at 11:00 a.m.

June 4, 2012

Starting July 20, 2012, the afternoon motion times for the Lake County call will change. All times will be moved up one-half hour. The new times are as follows:

1:00 p.m. – Original motions
1:30 p.m. – Set matters
2...

June 4, 2012

The United States Bankruptcy Court is moving to the new U.S. Courthouse in Rockford, IL. Effective Monday, June 4, 2012, all bankruptcy filings will be accepted and court hearings will be conducted at the new location. The address will be:

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May 18, 2012

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