IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT

Please take notice that the Northern District of Illinois ECF/Pacer system will be under maintenance on Friday evening, September 4, 2015, between the hours of 9:00 p.m. and midnight Central Time. During the maintenance window users may experience a 30 to 45 minute period where the ECF/Pacer system will be taken off-line and would be unavailable for use. Please note the outage and plan accordingly.

Posted on: September 01, 2015

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8/27/2015
Chicago - Today, United States District Judge Edmond E-Min Chang administered the Oath of Allegiance to 100 new citizens.
8/25/2015
CHICAGO - Today, Chief Judge Rubén Castillo announced that Presiding Magistrate Judge Geraldine Soat Brown will retire on June 15, 2016.
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Pro Se Centers Help Even the Odds for Litigants Without Lawyers
8/17/2015
The Judicial Conference Advisory Committees on Bankruptcy and Evidence Rules have published for public comment proposed amendments to their respective rules.
7/17/2015
CHICAGO- Chief Judge Rubén Castillo announced today that United States Magistrate Judge Susan E. Cox was reappointed by..
7/13/2015
Contact Information of Trial Bar Members
6/29/2015
Clerk of Court Thomas G. Bruton Sworn in as President of the Federal Court Clerks Association
6/26/2015
District Court Historic Hiring of James B. Moran Second Chance Reentry Program Participant Featured on CBS Chicago News
6/16/2015
Effective immediately, when a party’s attorney files a motion to withdraw from a case and no other attorney of record is associated with that party, the attorney must attach the Notification of Party Contact Information Form. The form should be electronically filed as an attachment to the motion to withdraw. This will allow the Clerk’s Office to have a mechanism to communicate with the party should the motion be granted. The fillable PDF form is located on the Court’s web site at www.ilnd.uscourts.gov, On-line Forms, Attorney tab. Click here to view an instructional video.
6/16/2015
The Northern District of Illinois General Order 14-0024 on Electronic Case Filing is clear that it is the responsibility of the E-Filer to maintain a current and active e-mail address in order to receive Notices of Electronic Filing on case activity such as court orders, schedules and document filings. E-filers must periodically review and update their ECF account information. Failure to maintain a current and active e-mail address will result in the termination of E-filing privileges. Instructions on Managing Your ECF account can be found at: http://www.ilnd.uscourts.gov/cmecf/userguides/pdfs/v311/managing_your_account_311.pdf


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