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 Electronic Proof of Claim (ePOC) system of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Illinois (ILNB) will be undergoing unplanned maintenance beginning Monday June 27, 2022.  The ePOC system will be accessible once the...

June 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, June 18, 2022, through 12:00 PM CT.  During this period, access to CM/ECF...

June 17, 2022

Beginning August 2, 2022, Judge Goldgar's Cook County chapter 13 call will be heard on Tuesday mornings at these times:

9:15 a.m. – Trustee motions
9:30 a.m. – Original motions
9:45 a.m. – Set matters
10:00 a.m. – Plan...

June 3, 2022
Effective Friday, June 3, 2022, the CM/ECF event to file a Chapter 13 Plan or Amended Plan will be modified.  A new screen has been added to identify the...
June 1, 2022

Judge Barnes' chapter 13 call on Thursday, June 2, 2022, will begin at 1:30 PM instead of 1:00 PM.

May 31, 2022

Judge Lynch will not conduct hearings on Thursday, July 14, 2022. Chapter 13 confirmation hearings and other matters previously scheduled for July 14 will be reset to July 21, 2022 at the times previously scheduled.

May 26, 2022

The court has issued a Fifth Revised Administrative Order No. 17-02 governing the assignment of Eastern Division cases....

May 25, 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, May 21, 2022, through 12:00 PM CT.  During this period, access to CM/ECF...

May 20, 2022

Judge Hunt will be participating in the court’s Calendar Adjustment Program from June 1, 2022, through August 31, 2022.  During that time, other judges will be hearing Judge Hunt’s motion calls.  Unless otherwise noted, motions should continue to...

May 18, 2022

Judge Barnes' chapter 13 call on Thursday, May 19, 2022, will begin at 1:30 PM instead of 1:00 PM.

May 16, 2022

The attached CM/ECF Release Notes for PACER Users summarizes the changes for NextGen CM/ECF Release 1.6 of the application.  We want to bring to your attention the ...

May 6, 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 6:00 AM CT Saturday, May 7, 2022, through 4:00 PM CT. During this period, the CM/ECF Live system...

May 6, 2022

Judge Barnes' chapter 13 call on Thursday, May 5, 2022, will begin at 1:30 PM instead of 1:00 PM.

April 29, 2022

Judge Lynch’s (Western Division) Chapter 13 call will begin at 10:30 a.m. instead of 8:50 a.m. on Thursday, May 5, 2022.

April 22, 2022

The Bankruptcy Court Liaison Committee Newsletter Spring 2022 edition is now available for your viewing pleasure.

April 21, 2022

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