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Nancy A. Peterman is appointed a member of the Bankruptcy Court Rules Advisory Committee.

General Order No. 21-01

July 22, 2021

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 17, 2021, through 12:00 PM CT.  During this period, access to CM/ECF...

July 16, 2021

Judge Barnes' Friday, July 23, 2021 Hearing will start at 9:30 a.m.

July 16, 2021

Judge Barnes' court hearing on Monday, July 19, 2021, is moving to start at 3:00 PM.  All 1:00 PM matters are continued to 3:00 PM and 1:30 PM matters continued to 3:30 PM.

July 12, 2021

On July 21, 2021 Judge Baer's 1:00 P.M. and 1:30 P.M. Chapter 7 and 11 matters will be heard at 9:30 A.M.

July 9, 2021

Because of a planned power outage in his area, Judge Goldgar’s chapter 13 call for July 6, 2021, is canceled. All matters are continued to the same times on July 13, 2021.

July 2, 2021

Judge Barnes' Thursday, June 24, 2021 Chapter 13 Court Call will start at 1:30 p.m.

June 23, 2021

The following events have been created:
Chapter 11 Monthly Operating Report, UST Form 11-MOR.
Chapter 11 Post Confirmation Report, UST Form 11-PCR.
Notice of Effective Date of Chapter 11 Plan.

The following event has...

June 21, 2021

Judge Thorne’s Wednesday, July 28th call will begin at 9:00AM and be modified as follows:

9:00AM - New Trustee Motions

9:30AM - New Attorney and Pro Se Motions

10:00AM -...

June 21, 2021

In observance of the Juneteenth National Independence Day holiday, the bankruptcy court will be closed Friday, June 18, 2021.  All matters set for hearing in Chicago are continued to Monday, June 21, 2021, for hearing at the originally scheduled...

June 17, 2021

Judge Barnes' Thursday, June 17, 2021 Chapter 13 Court Call will start at 1:30 p.m.

June 15, 2021

Pay.gov services will be undergoing maintenance on Saturday, June 5, 2021 from 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM Central Time. During this period, pay.gov services will be inaccessible.

We appreciate your patience and understanding.

June 4, 2021

Judge Barnes' Thursday, June 3, 2021 Chapter 13 Court Call will start at 1:30 p.m.

June 2, 2021

Judge Barnes' Thursday, May 27, 2021 Chapter 13 Court Call will start at 1:30 p.m.

May 25, 2021

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