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.

May 7, 2012

Effective November 1, 2012 Illinois Southern Bankruptcy Court will no longer accept proposed orders in WordPerfect format.  Proposed orders will need to be submitted in Microsoft Word (.doc) format. ... more

May 1, 2012

Please note that the ILSB FAQs has been updated. Please visit the Operational Guides/Rules Page, located under the "For Attorneys" tab, to view the updated FAQ.

April 12, 2012

Please click here to view a notice regarding new rule 3002.1 events.

April 3, 2012
The Notice of Change of Address form has been added to our Forms Page. Please visit our Forms Page to view the new form.
March 23, 2012

Effective April 1, 2012 PACER's rates will be increasing.  Please click here to view the new rates.

March 20, 2012

Please click here to view a notice regarding filing agents, which is a special type of CM/ECF account linked to an existing attorney or trustee account.

March 12, 2012

The office of Russell C. Simon, Standing Chapter 13 Trustee for the Southern District of Illinois, East St. Louis Division, is relocating. As such, his office will close at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, March 15, 2012 and will not re-open... more

February 17, 2012

Please click here to view General Order 11-5 concerning Rule 3001(c)(2)(C) and RUle 3002.1.