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 August 17, 2019, through 12:00 PM CT.  During this period, access to CM/ECF...

August 15, 2019

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...

August 14, 2019

The Chapter 13 Plan has been revised to remove the pre-checked boxes.
The plan is still fillable and will calculate.

It is available for your immediate use.

IMPORTANT REMINDER‐‐‐‐‐‐Please remember to 'flatten...

August 9, 2019

Form B2830, Chapter 13 Debtor’s Certifications Regarding Domestic Support Obligations and Section 522(q)...

July 30, 2019

General Order No.19-02

Vacating General Order 02-19 regarding large document filings, in excess of I 0,000 pages, being made available to the public on CD ROM for a fee of $5.00.

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July 18, 2019

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 20, 2019, through 12:00 PM CT.  During this period, access to CM/ECF...

July 17, 2019

Judge Lynch's 9:00 a.m. call will begin at 9:45 a.m. on Thursday, July 11, 2019.

The 8:45 and 8:50 calls will begin on time.

July 10, 2019

Effective Friday, July 19, 2019, the schedule for matters in DuPage and Kane County cases heard by Judge Janet S. Baer at the Kane County Courthouse in Geneva, Illinois, will change as follows:

  • A new call for chapter 13...
July 8, 2019

In order to permit more time with family and friends, in addition to the federal holiday on Thursday, July 4, 2019, the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Illinois will be closed on Friday, July 5, 2019. Any matter...

July 1, 2019

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The Bankruptcy Court Liaison Committee will be hosting its annual summer outing on Thursday, July 25th, 2019, from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m., at the Beer Garden at Millennium Park.  Enjoy a beautiful outdoor...

June 28, 2019

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