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Oct 25.2017

Is a Misdemeanor Criminal Conviction Robbing You of…

It can be embarrassing to explain to a criminal conviction even when the conviction was a misdemeanor. Misdemeanors can involve serious criminal conduct; however, much …

Oct 18.2017

No Contact Orders: Intended and Unintended Consequences

Having a no contact order filed against you carries both intended an unintended consequences. The intended consequences, for purposes of this writing, are the terms …

Aug 18.2015

Debtor Entitled to Post-Petition Wages in Chapter 13…

Individual debtors who find it difficult to pay all their debts generally have two options for obtaining debt relief under the Bankruptcy Code — either …

Aug 18.2015

When a Second Mortgage May Not Be Voided…

The United States Supreme Court recently came out with a decision that allows a junior mortgage to remain in Chapter 7 bankruptcy even if the …

Jun 29.2015

Former US Congressman Files for Chapter 7 Bankruptcy

Ex US Congressman Kerry Bentivolio recently filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy declaring that he only $100 in cash and $200 in a savings account while …

Jun 15.2015

Two US Banks to Delete Records of Chapter…

Amidst lawsuits filed by former debtors, whose debts were discharged in various bankruptcy proceedings – including Chapter 13 bankruptcy filings, two major US banks have …

May 11.2015

How Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Can Shield Properties

The Economist recently reported that about 1 million Americans filed for bankruptcy in the previous year. Bankruptcy proceedings filed by individuals may fall under Chapter …

Apr 27.2015

Cancer Patients in Washington State Increasingly File Chapter…

In the United States, medical bills remain the biggest reason for people filing Chapter 7 bankruptcy. But did you know that cancer patients are more …

Apr 21.2015

The Process of Filing for Chapter 7 Bankruptcy

Although the prospect of filing for Chapter 7 bankruptcy is daunting and scary, the process is straight-forward and clear-cut. This means that you, with our …

Apr 13.2015

Are You Eligible for a Chapter 13 Bankruptcy

If you have found yourself in financial trouble and believe you may need to file for bankruptcy, there are options for you. In such cases, …