CORRECTED -- New Location Codes and Events in CM/ECF

Monday, March 22, 2021

New Location Codes
Effective Monday March 22, 2021, there will new location codes to select when scheduling motions or other hearings. The Judge’s name will appear at the end of code. Example: Appear Using Zoom for Government - Judge Goldgar. Please select the correct code based on the Judge assigned to the case.

For Eastern division closed cases for Cook county, where the assigned judge is no longer serving , select the code for the chief judge. For Eastern division closed cases for counties other than Cook, where the assigned judge is no longer serving, select the code for the judge who is currently assigned to hear cases for that county.

For all Western division closed cases, select the code for the current Western division judge.

New Events
- Motion for Discharge Pursuant to 1328(i).
- Supplemental Proof of Claim for CARES Forbearance Claim ( Form 4100S)
- Open Related Bk Case

Procedures have been updated and are available for your review.

If you have any questions, please contact our ECF Help Desk at @ 312-408-7765