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.

On November 7, 2022, the court will resume in-court operations. The two general orders governing motion calls and trials during the Covid-19 pandemic (General Orders Nos. 20-03 and 20-05) will be vacated effective November 7.  Beginning...

September 23, 2022

The following events regarding chapter 15 cases are now available in CM/ECF:

- Objection to Petition for Recognition of Foreign Proceeding
- Motion for Provisional Relief under Section 1519
- Objection to Motion for...

October 3, 2022

The CM/ECF Live system of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Illinois (ILNB) will be undergoing maintenance beginning at 8:00 PM CT Thursday, September 29, 2022, through 9:00 PM CT.  During this period, access...

September 28, 2022

Judge Barnes' chapter 7 and 11 call on Wednesday, September 28, 2022, will begin at 9:30 AM instead of 9:00 AM.

September 27, 2022

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, September 17, 2022, through 12:00 PM CT.  During this period, access to CM/...

September 16, 2022

Pay.gov services will be undergoing maintenance on Saturday, August 20, 2022 from 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM Central Time.  During this period, pay.gov services may be inaccessible.

We appreciate your patience and understanding.

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August 19, 2022

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, August 20, 2022, through 12:00 PM CT.  During this period, access to CM/ECF...

August 19, 2022

U.S. Trustee’s Office Introduces Updated Chapter 11 Operating Instructions and Operating Requirements and Exhibits

On August 15, 2022, the U.S. Trustee’s Office for Region 11 posted...

August 18, 2022

Judge Barnes' chapter 13 call on Thursday, August 18, 2022, will begin at 9:30 AM instead of 9:00 AM.

August 15, 2022

The CM/ECF Live system and the public website of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Illinois (ILNB) will be undergoing maintenance on Saturday August 13, 2022, from 11:00 PM through Sunday August 14, 2022 5:00 AM....

August 12, 2022

Judge Barnes' chapter 13 call on Thursday, August 11, 2022, will begin at 9:30 AM instead of 9:00 AM.

August 9, 2022

Judge Doyle has issued guidelines for all proposed orders submitted in her cases and additional guidelines for proposed orders modifying the stay.

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August 3, 2022

Judge Cox Court Call on Tuesday, July 19, 2022, will begin at the following times:

1:00 pm - will start at 2:00 pm

1:30 pm - will start at 2:30 pm

 

July 15, 2022

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 16, 2022, through 12:00 PM CT. During this period, access to CM/ECF...

July 15, 2022

Maintenance on the Electronic Proof of Claim (ePOC) system of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Illinois (ILNB) has been completed. Filing of proofs of claim via ePOC may resume.

July 11, 2022

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