Afraid That Filing Bankruptcy Will Affect Your Career? The Facts

2021-03-11T22:01:46+00:00November 6th, 2013|

Despite the Great Recession being officially declared over, it’s still a tight job market. Many people remain unemployed, while others are still worried about their job security. Even some in stable jobs feel they can’t afford to take risks. If [...]

Is It A Good Idea To Try Filing For Chapter 7 Without A Lawyer?

2020-02-03T13:53:18+00:00October 11th, 2013|

You may be thinking to yourself that a bankruptcy attorney’s blog isn’t likely to recommend trying to file bankruptcy on your own, and you would be right. This isn’t about helping bankruptcy lawyers hold onto their clients, however — it’s [...]

U.S. Trustees Forced To Stop Auditing Personal Bankruptcy Cases

2022-11-08T19:07:10+00:00April 8th, 2013|

The Great Recession, or perhaps the federal sequester, has forced the U.S. Trustee Program to indefinitely suspend the audits it is required to perform on Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 personal bankruptcy cases. The audits are required by the 2005 bankruptcy reform [...]

Can Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Court Force Anthony To Sell Life Story?

2020-02-03T13:54:40+00:00March 25th, 2013|

In January Casey Anthony, the woman who was charged and then acquitted of killing her 2-year-old child, filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy. She owes some $500,000 in legal fees, along with other debts that bring her total liabilities to about $792,000. [...]

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