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.

Judge Lynch will conduct his 8/13/2020 calls via the Zoom (ZoomGov) dial-in virtual platform instead of...

July 30, 2020

Judge Barnes' Thursday, August 6, 2020 Court Call will begin at 1:30 p.m., including any matters currently set for 1:00 p.m.

August 5, 2020

Judge Hunt will be continuing her pilot use of AT&T Teleconference for regularly scheduled court calls.  Effective August 6, 2020, Judge Hunt’s Thursday “Chicago” Court...

July 29, 2020

Judge Barnes' Thursday, July 30, 2020 Court Call will begin at 1:30 p.m., including any matters currently set for 1:00 p.m.

July 29, 2020

Pay.gov services will be undergoing maintenance on Saturday, July 25, 2020 from 5:00 PM through 9:00 PM Central Time. During this period, pay.gov services may be inaccessible.

We appreciate your patience and understanding.

July 24, 2020

The U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Illinois has a Pro Bono Committee that monitors pro bono activities related to or sponsored by the Court, including the Volunteer Panel and the Chicago Help Desk. The Court is seeking seven...

July 21, 2020

Judge Barnes' Thursday, July 23, 2020 Court Call will begin at 1:30 p.m., including any matters currently set for 1:00 p.m.

July 20, 2020

 

Effective July 31, 2020, chapter 13 matters and adversary proceedings in both DuPage and Kane County...

July 17, 2020

The CM/ECF Live system of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Illinois (ILNB) will be undergoing maintenance beginning at 4:00 AM CT Saturday, July 18, 2020, through 12:00 PM CT.  During this period, access to CM/ECF...

July 17, 2020

Judge Barnes' Thursday, July 16, 2020 Court Call will begin at 1:45 p.m., including any matters currently set for 1:00 p.m. and 1:30 p.m.

July 15, 2020

Judge Hunt’s 7/17 Joliet Court Call will be heard via AT&T Conference Call instead of Court-Solutions. Dial-in procedures for hearing participants are posted on...

July 9, 2020

You can help make the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Illinois more accessible to pro se parties, debtors, and creditors, by staffing the court’s Help Desk.

What is it? The bankruptcy court provides a Help Desk at...

July 8, 2020

Judge Thorne’s 7/15 call will be heard via ZoomGov video and audio instead of Court-Solutions. The ZoomGov login information will be provided by 7/13 to the hearing participants. This is only a pilot and is only for the 7/15 Chapter 13 hearings....

July 7, 2020

Judge Barnes' Thursday, July 9, 2020 Court Call will begin at 1:30 p.m., including any matters currently set for 1:00 p.m.

July 7, 2020

Judge Barnes' Thursday, July 2, 2020 Court Call will begin at 1:45 p.m., including any matters currently set for 1:00 p.m. and 1:30 p.m.

July 1, 2020

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