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.

Please see the attached notice for updated procedures regarding telephonic § 341 meetings.

October 23, 2020

Pay.gov services will be undergoing maintenance on Saturday, October 24, 2020 from 5:00 PM through 9:00 PM Central Time. During this period, pay.gov services may be inaccessible.

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October 23, 2020

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, October 17, 2020, through 12:00 PM CT.  During this period, access to CM/...

October 16, 2020

The phone numbers for telephonic access to hearings via Zoom before Judge Barnes have been updated on his website. This information is effective for hearings and notices for hearing...

October 8, 2020

Beginning October 13, 2020, all of Judge Cleary’s court calls will be held via Zoom for Government in accordance with the Third Amended General...

October 7, 2020

Beginning October 13, 2020 , all of Judge Doyle’s court calls will be held via Zoom for Government in accordance with the Third Amended General...

October 5, 2020

Beginning October 13, 2020, all of Judge Lynch’s regular court calls will be held via Zoom for Government in accordance with the Third Amended...

October 2, 2020

Beginning October 13, 2020, Judge Baer will use Zoom for Government for all regularly scheduled court calls. Details on how to connect via Zoom are in the...

October 2, 2020

Judge Barnes' court call will begin at 1:30 PM this Monday, October 5, 2020.

October 2, 2020

Beginning October 13, 2020, Judge Thorne will use Zoom for Government for all motion calls. Details on how to connect via Zoom can be found on Judge Thorne’s webpage using this link.

Motions...

October 1, 2020

Beginning October 13, 2020, Judge Goldgar will use Zoom for Government for motion calls. Details on how to connect via Zoom are in the Third...

October 1, 2020

All hearings currently noticed for October 13th and after will be conducted via AT&T Conference Call. Please see Judge Schmetterer’s webpage for complete call-in information.

September 30, 2020

In accordance with the court’s Third Amended General Order 20-03, starting October 13, 2020, Judge Barnes will conduct all regularly...

September 28, 2020

The court has issued a corrected version of its Third Amended General Order No. 20-03 that will become effective October 13, 2020.  The correction deletes a single sentence in paragraph 4 that said the Zoom meeting ID and passcode “will differ...

September 28, 2020

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