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 system of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Illinois (ILNB) will...

April 7, 2017

The CM/ECF system of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Illinois (ILNB) will be unavailable from 2:00 AM CDT through 8:00 AM, Saturday, April 8th, 2017, in order to perform required maintenance.

We appreciate...

April 4, 2017

Effective April 3, 2017, Motion for Interpleader Deposit and Motion for Interpleader Disbursement are now available in CM/ECF. Interpleader Funds, deposited under 28 USC Section 1335, meet the IRS definition of "Disputed  Ownership Funds" and...

April 4, 2017

Effective immediately, all chapter 7 matters for Kane and DuPage Counties heard by Judge Baer in Geneva...

April 4, 2017

Beginning April 1, 2017, Judge Barnes will no longer be using in-person court reporters. Instead, Judge Barnes will be using the Electronic Court Recording Operator (ECRO)...

March 30, 2017

Attorneys appearing in Chapter 13 matters before Judge Barnes are invited to attend an informal lunch on Thursday, April 6, 2017. Please join us to discuss helpful procedures and logistics regarding chapter 13 matters with the hopes of increasing...

March 21, 2017

Maintenance to the CM/ECF system of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of...

March 17, 2017

The CM/ECF system of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Illinois (ILNB) will be unavailable from at 2:00 AM CDT through 8:00 AM, Saturday, March 18th, 2017, in order to perform required maintenance.

We...

March 14, 2017

The Bankruptcy Court Liaison Committee Newsletter (Winter 2017) is now available for your viewing pleasure.

March 13, 2017

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