United States District Court
Northern District Of Illinois
LR41.1. Dismissal for Want of Prosecution or By Default
Cases which have been inactive for more than six months may be dismissed for
want of prosecution.
An order of dismissal for want of prosecution or an order of default may be
entered if counsel fails to respond to a call of the case set by order of court.
Notice of the court call shall be by publication or as otherwise provided by
the court. In the Eastern Division publication shall be in the Chicago Daily
Law Bulletin unless the court provides otherwise.