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.


 

Mon, 05/05/2014

Beginning May 5, 2014, debtors can request to receive court notices and orders by email rather than by U.S. Mail.  This new free program is called Debtor Electronic Bankruptcy Noticing (DeBN).
 
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Thu, 04/10/2014

At its March 2014 session, the Judicial Conference approved two amendments to the Bankruptcy Court Miscellaneous Fee Schedule, effective June 1, 2014.
 
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Wed, 03/12/2014

The Bankruptcy Court for the Central District of Illinois has published the March/April 2014 edition of the attorney newsletter:  Bankruptcy Bits and Pieces.
 
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Tue, 01/28/2014

Effective as of December 1, 2013, all sales of estate property by a trustee must be initiated by motion, rather than notice of intent to sell. If a Motion to Sell is pursuant to 11 U.S.C. 363(f), then the motion (and proposed order) must specify...

Wed, 01/15/2014

Effective June 1, 2014, the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Central District of Illinois will move from Danville, Illinois to Urbana, Illinois.
 
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Fri, 01/03/2014

The Bankruptcy Court for the Central District of Illinois has published the January/February 2014 edition of the attorney newsletter:  Bankruptcy Bits and Pieces.
 
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Wed, 12/04/2013

Effective as of December 1, 2013, all sales of estate property by a trustee, debtor or debtor in possession must be initiated by motion, rather than notice of intent to sell. The motion (and proposed order) must specify the subsection of 11 U.S.C...

Mon, 12/02/2013

Use of the Chapter 13 model plan form posted on the Court’s website will be mandatory effective January 1, 2014, in the Springfield Division. All Chapter 13 plans — original or amended — filed on or after January 1, 2014, must be on the model...

Sun, 12/01/2013

Notice to Approved Personal Financial Management Course Providers:
 
The Bankruptcy Court for the Central District of Illinois will permit
personal financial management course providers to file the Certificate
of Debtor...

Tue, 11/26/2013

Updates to the Miscellaneous Fee Schedule, Amended Bankruptcy Rules and Amended Bankruptcy Forms are effective December 1, 2013.  To view a document containing a summary of these changes,...

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