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.

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, December 15, 2018, through 12:00 PM CT.  During this period, access to CM/...

December 13, 2018

Judge Cassling’s Chapter 7/11 court calls for Tuesday, December 25, 2018 and Tuesday, January 1, 2019 will not be held due to the holiday calendar.  Instead, an added Chapter 7/11 call will be held on Wednesday, January 2, 2019.

September 12, 2018

Judge Barnes' court call for Tuesday, December 11, 2018 will start at 10:30 a.m.

December 10, 2018

In order to permit more time with family and friends, the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Illinois will alter its hours of operation as follows:

Closed on Monday, December 24, 2018, and Tuesday, December 25,...

December 7, 2018

Starting Friday, December 7, 2018, the Lake County call will move from Round Lake Beach to Park City. The call will be heard in Courtroom B, Park City Branch Court, 301 S. Greenleaf Avenue, Park City, Illinois 60085.

Dates currently set...

December 6, 2018

Due to the December 5, 2018 National Day of Mourning for George H.W. Bush, all matters scheduled for Judge Hunt's court call on December 5, 2018 will be continued to December 12, 2018 at their respective times unless otherwise rescheduled.

December 4, 2018

Due to the December 5, 2018 National Day of Mourning for George H.W. Bush, all matters scheduled for Judge Lynch's Chapter 7 and 11 calls on December 5th will be continued to Wednesday, December 12th at their respective times unless otherwise...

December 4, 2018

Due to the December 5, 2018 National Day of Mourning for George H.W. Bush, all matters scheduled for Judge Barnes' court call on December 5 will be continued to December 12, 2018 at their respective times unless otherwise rescheduled.

December 4, 2018

Judge Thorne Chapter 13 Call - NEW motions should NOT be scheduled before Judge Thorne for 12/10.  Only matters that are being continued from 12/5 will be heard on 12/10.  New matters should be set to be heard on 12/12 or any ch. 13 day...

December 4, 2018

Due to the December 5, 2018 National Day of Mourning for George H.W. Bush, all matters scheduled for Judge Schmetterer’s Chapter 13 call on December 5th will be continued to Wednesday, December 12th at their respective times unless otherwise...

December 4, 2018

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