Most Popular Bankruptcy Blawgs Expanded View List View

Blogs 1 - 45 of 155
Sorted by Popularity | Sort by Name | Sort by Last Post Date
Today | This Week | This Month | All Time |

Bankruptcy News & Analysis

Bankruptcy News & Analysis

Covers Chapter 11 bankruptcy cases.

http://chapter11cases.com/
  • Sep 25

    Read Issue #166 of Our Bankruptcy & Restructuring Newsletter

    Read Issue #166 of Our Bankruptcy & Restructuring Newsletter
    Check out our latest issue (issue #166) of our exclusive bankruptcy & restructuring newsletter, which was just released today. You can find it and sign up to receive future issues directly by email by visiting:…
  • Sep 25

    News Headlines for Sep 25, 2017

    News Headlines for Sep 25, 2017
    Make-Whole Upheld Wholly – Solvent Debtors Beware – Bracewell LLP ,‘Unfit’ Uber stripped of London license ,Bankruptcy, Unicorns, Millions In Investments And No Commission Private Jet Charters ,Rue21 emerges from…
  • Sep 25

    New Bankruptcy Cases & Adversary Proceedings for Sep 25, 2017

    New Bankruptcy Cases & Adversary Proceedings for Sep 25, 2017
    The following list is a sample of the bankruptcy cases and adversary proceedings that have been filed over the past twenty-four hours in selected bankruptcy courts nationwide: U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Middle District of Alabama U.S.…
Rank this Week: 9

Georgia Bankruptcy Blog

Georgia Bankruptcy Blog

Resource for Georgia Bankruptcy cases and updates. By Scott B. Riddle.

http://www.georgiabankruptcyblog.com/
Rank this Week: 144

California Bankruptcy Blog

California Bankruptcy Blog

Covers chapter 7 and 13 bankruptcy information. By Southern California Law Advocates, P.C.

http://www.socaladvocates.com/Bankruptcy-Blog.aspx
  • Sep 21

    Avoid Having to Sell Home to Prevent Foreclosure

    Avoid Having to Sell Home to Prevent Foreclosure
    Your home is likely your biggest asset, and your mortgage your biggest debt. Whatever you do with that asset and that debt has a big effect on your present and future financial life. If you are having financial trouble paying the mortgage it…
  • Aug 29

    Filing Bankruptcy and My Security Clearance

    Filing Bankruptcy and My Security Clearance
    WILL FILING BANKRUPTCY CAUSE PROBLEMS WITH MY SECURITY CLEARANCE? The short answer is that the filing of a bankruptcy caseitself will not affect your security clearance. However, the reasons that a person might file a bankruptcy case could…
  • Jul 6

    Why You Should Not Delay Filing for Bankruptcy

    Why You Should Not Delay Filing for Bankruptcy
    As a bankruptcy lawyer I want to help my clients resolve their financial situation and eliminate their debts. One of the largest frustrations I encounter is when a client can't use the bankruptcy laws nearly as well because of actions he or…
Rank this Week: 327

Fort Worth Bankruptcy Blog

Fort Worth Bankruptcy Blog

Covers bankruptcy, debt and foreclosures. By Lee Law Firm, PLLC.

http://leebankruptcy.com/bankruptcy_blog/
  • Sep 20

    iHeartMedia May be Forced to Declare Bankruptcy

    iHeartMedia May be Forced to Declare Bankruptcy
    iHeartMedia Inc. is a mass media company headquartered in San Antonio, Texas and was founded in 2008. The company’s main offering includes radio broadcasting services and owns more than 850 full power radio stations throughout the US,…
  • Sep 13

    Alfred Angelo’s Bankruptcy

    Alfred Angelo’s Bankruptcy
    July 13, 2017 marked a sad day in the wedding business, as Alfred Angelo Bridal, one of the world’s largest manufacturers and retailers of wedding dressed filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy liquidation and immediately closed all of its…
  • Sep 5

    Debt Repayment Tip

    Debt Repayment Tip
    Overspending, loss of a job, medical bills, and lack of savings are amount the top reasons for debt in America. Additionally, high household debt levels are still normal and haven’t changed much since the financial meltdown of 2008.…
Rank this Week: 194

Arnold & Wadsworth Blog

Arnold & Wadsworth Blog

Covers bankruptcy, family law, divorce, DUI, criminal defense and general litigation.

http://arnoldwadsworth.com/blog/
  • Jun 20

    A Brief Introduction to Utah Deficiency Action

    A Brief Introduction to Utah Deficiency Action
    When a lender forecloses on a mortgage and sells the property, it sometimes happens that the sale price does not cover the entire mortgaged amount. For example, you owe the bank $250,000 but the home only sells for $200,000 at auction. The…
  • Jun 15

    What You Need to Know About the Utah Driver’s License Appeal Process Following a DUI Arrest

    What You Need to Know About the Utah Driver’s License Appeal Process Following a DUI Arrest
    Millions of Americans rely on their driver’s license to legally drive to and from work, school, the grocery store, and other destinations. Losing it after a DUI arrest can be inconvenient at best, and life-changing at the worst. The DUI…
  • Jun 10

    6 Illegal Bill Collection Tactics to Watch For

    6 Illegal Bill Collection Tactics to Watch For
    The phone is ringing again, but you don’t pick up because you’re pretty sure who it is: that collection agency that’s been chasing you for overdue credit card or loan payments. You offered to do a payment arrangement, but…
Rank this Week: 227

Nevada Loan Modification Attorney…

Nevada Loan Modification Attorney Malik Ahmad

Covers foreclosures and loan modifications. By Malik Ahmad.

http://lvattorneyma.wordpress.com
  • Sep 24

    Are there limitations on what can be garnished?

    Are there limitations on what can be garnished?
    Are there limitations on what can be garnished? Wage garnishments Exempt earnings are not subject to garnishment. Exempt earnings are those which are not subject to judicial process (including garnishment) according to federal and state law.…
  • Sep 24

    Are there limitations on what can be garnished?

    Are there limitations on what can be garnished?
    Are there limitations on what can be garnished? Wage garnishments Exempt earnings are not subject to garnishment. Exempt earnings are those which are not subject to judicial process (including garnishment) according to federal and state law.…
  • May 3

    How to handle lawsuits filed by lenders for second trust deed in Nevada?

    How to handle lawsuits filed by lenders for second trust deed in Nevada?
    This is a complex topic and should only be left to seasoned attorneys. Our law office, Law Office of Malik W. Ahmad is well situated to handle these kinds of lawsuits and we have successfully settled, or litigated to an acceptable levels all…
Rank this Week: 252

Credit Slips

Credit Slips

Discusses credit and bankruptcy. By Professors Bob Lawless, Angela Littwin, Katie Porter, John Pottow, Deborah Thorne and Elizabeth Warren.

http://www.creditslips.org/creditslips/
  • Sep 25

    Toys "Я" US's Curious Bankruptcy Venue

    Toys "Я" US's Curious Bankruptcy Venue
    Toys "R" Us filed for bankruptcy with impeccable timing--the very morning I was teaching my Financial Restructuring class about the commencement of the bankruptcy process. I decided to take my class through the TRU petition on…
  • Sep 25

    WARN Act Claims after Spokeo v. Robin

    WARN Act Claims after Spokeo v. Robin
    I'm musing out loud here, but does the Supreme Court's holding in Spokeo v. Robins—that a suit claiming statutory damages without alleging actual damages lacks Article III standing—impact WARN Act claims in bankruptcy? The WARN Act is a…
  • Sep 16

    Visa's Maginot Line: Chip Cards and the Equifax Breach

    Visa's Maginot Line: Chip Cards and the Equifax Breach
    The media attention on the Equifax breach has been primarily on consumer harm. There's real consumer harm, but it's generally not direct pecuniary harm. Instead, the direct pecuniary harm from the breach will be borne by banks and merchants,…
Rank this Week: 754

Law Blog Switzerland

Law Blog Switzerland

Swiss blawg covering a broad range of Swiss and international laws.

http://www.lawblogswitzerland.ch
  • Sep 24

    E-Privacy Verordnung: EU-Rat veröffentlicht Ergänzungs- und Änderungsvorschläge

    E-Privacy Verordnung: EU-Rat veröffentlicht Ergänzungs- und Änderungsvorschläge
    Der Rat der Europäischen Union (EU-Rat) veröffentlichte vor kurzem Ergänzungs- und Änderungsvorschläge zum Entwurf der E-Privacy Verordnung der EU-Kommission. Der EU-Rat äusserte sich darin u.a. zu Art. 8, Art. 9…
  • Sep 24

    Erste Reaktionen auf den Entwurf zum Datenschutzgesetz (E-DSG)

    Erste Reaktionen auf den Entwurf zum Datenschutzgesetz (E-DSG)
    Am 15. September 2017 wurde der Entwurf zum schweizerischen Datenschutzgesetz (E-DSG) veröffentlicht. Zwischenzeitlich liegen erste Reaktionen verschiedener Verbände bzw. Medienberichte vor; einige davon können mittels…
  • Sep 16

    Entwurf zum Datenschutzgesetz (E-DSG) veröffentlicht

    Entwurf zum Datenschutzgesetz (E-DSG) veröffentlicht
    Gemäss Medienmitteilung vom 15. September 2017 hat das Eidgenössische Justiz- und Polizeidepartement (EJPD) den Entwurf zum Datenschutzgesetz (E-DSG) veröffentlicht.Auf den ersten Blick sind u.a. folgende Punkte im E-DSG…
Rank this Week: 372

Miami Foreclosure Lawyer Blog

Miami Foreclosure Lawyer Blog

Covers bankruptcy, foreclosure and mortgage mediation. By Jacobs Keeley, PLLC.

http://www.miamiforeclosurelawyerblog.com/
  • Sep 22

    Equifax Hack Doesn’t Dampen GOP Zeal to Deregulate Credit Agencie

    Equifax Hack Doesn’t Dampen GOP Zeal to Deregulate Credit Agencie
    Equifax, one of the three major credit reporting agencies, is responsible to collect detailed data from American consumers, including driver’s license numbers, Social Security numbers and more. Earlier this month, a massive data breach…
  • Sep 15

    U.S. Sues Deutsche Bank for Subprime Trading

    U.S. Sues Deutsche Bank for Subprime Trading
    Ten years after the financial crisis that leveled the U.S. housing market, the federal government is taking civil action against the previous head of subprime trading at Deutsche Bank. The complaint accuses the former bank executive Paul…
  • Sep 12

    Student Loan Debts May Be Wiped Clean, Part 2

    Student Loan Debts May Be Wiped Clean, Part 2
    A recent report by The New York Times details how billions of dollars in student loan debts have the potential to be wiped clean because of lapses in paperwork tracking – mirroring what happened during the 2008 housing crisis.  At…
Rank this Week: 712

South Florida Attorney Blog

South Florida Attorney Blog

Covers bankruptcy and debt. By Van Horn Law Group.

http://blog.vanhornlawgroup.com
  • Sep 21

    How to Handle Debt After Hurricane Irma

    How to Handle Debt After Hurricane Irma
      Although Floridians are always on watch and prepping for hurricanes, Irma is one of the worst disasters that the state has seen in decades. With the huge range and extent of the damage, it’s hard to know where to start in the…
  • Aug 30

    Can a Credit Card Company Sue You?

    Can a Credit Card Company Sue You?
  • Aug 28

    Getting in Over Your Head With Fantasy Football Debt?

    Getting in Over Your Head With Fantasy Football Debt?
    If you work in an office, frequent sports bars or peruse sports related websites then you’re well aware of America’s second favorite past-time. Fantasy Football started as an Internet-based fan activity that has ballooned from its…
Rank this Week: 843

Tampa Bankruptcy Lawyer Blog

Tampa Bankruptcy Lawyer Blog

Covers chapter 7 and chapter 13 bankruptcy, as well as foreclosure defense. By Christie D. Arkovich, P.A.

http://www.tampabankruptcylawyerblog.com/
Rank this Week: 514

Bankruptcy Law Network - Real…

Bankruptcy Law Network - Real Lawyers, Real Solutions

Covers bankruptcy, chapter 7, chapter 13, credit reports, foreclosures, and asset protection.

http://www.bankruptcylawnetwork.com
  • Sep 6

    Yes You Can Refile Your Chapter 13 Case, But Should You?

    Yes You Can Refile Your Chapter 13 Case, But Should You?
    If you are facing a foreclosure, vehicle repossession, wage garnishment or other financial crisis, Chapter 13 bankruptcy can be a great tool to stop the chaos.  As the type of bankruptcy that includes a repayment plan, Chapter 13 can…
  • Jun 6

    How Bankruptcy Can Solve Your “Too Expensive Car” Problem

    How Bankruptcy Can Solve Your “Too Expensive Car” Problem
    Next to home mortgages, motor vehicle loans are often your most expensive purchase. According to USA Today, the average transaction cost of a new car or truck sold in the U.S. was around $33,500. Lenders are now extending vehicle purchase…
  • May 19

    Why I Prefer Chapter 7 Bankruptcy to Chapter 13 Debt Consolidation

    Why I Prefer Chapter 7 Bankruptcy to Chapter 13 Debt Consolidation
    Most folks considering bankruptcy will consider two options – Chapter 7 and Chapter 13. Sometimes, you have the option of choosing either type of bankruptcy, whereas in other situations you would only be eligible to file either a…
Rank this Week: 542

Duncan Law Blog

Duncan Law Blog

Covers North Carolina bankruptcy and workers compensation issues.

http://www.duncanlawonline.com/blog/
Rank this Week: 445

Atlanta Bankruptcy Blog

Atlanta Bankruptcy Blog

Covers Georgia bankruptcy. By Jonathan Ginsberg.

http://www.thebklawyer.com/thebkblog
  • Aug 3

    Georgia Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Mortgage Lenders Over Homeowners in Important Decision

    Georgia Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Mortgage Lenders Over Homeowners in Important Decision
    A 2017 ruling by the Georgia Supreme Court most likely represents a significant weakening to a consumer protection provision contained in Georgia’s home foreclosure law. Georgia law allows what is known as a non-judicial foreclosure.…
  • Jul 24

    What Happens After Your Chapter 13 Plan is Confirmed?

    What Happens After Your Chapter 13 Plan is Confirmed?
    When your Chapter 13 plan is confirmed, it means that the bankruptcy judge assigned to your case has formally approved your plan of reorganization and all creditors are bound to the terms of your plan. In the Northern District of Georgia, a…
  • Jul 5

    What is the Secret to Making Your Chapter 13 Plan Work?

    What is the Secret to Making Your Chapter 13 Plan Work?
      After 25+ years representing hardworking but financially struggling men and women in the Atlanta area, I can report to you that the #1 secret to surviving Chapter 13 is living below your means. This can mean you have to make some…
Rank this Week: 500

Bankruptcy Topics

Bankruptcy Topics

Covers consumer bankruptcy laws in Massachusetts and New Hampshire. By Doug Beaton.

http://www.douglasbeaton.com
  • Jul 6

    New rules on credit reports may leave them looking skimpier — and less accurate

    New rules on credit reports may leave them looking skimpier — and less accurate
    Starting July 1, 2017, important rules for credit reporting agencies have changed, and the changes may have a big impact on both the curious consumer who just wants to check his score, and the debtor seriously thinking about filing for…
  • May 24

    Midland Funding survives bankruptcy scare in Supreme Court

    Midland Funding survives bankruptcy scare in Supreme Court
    Midland Funding, the giant California-based debt buyer, narrowly escaped judgment in the United States Supreme Court in May 2017, when the nation’s highest justices ruled 5-3 that they couldn’t be sued by a bankrupt debtor for…
  • Mar 30

    Chapter 13 debt limits increase

    Chapter 13 debt limits increase
    The upper debt limits for going in to Chapter 13 bankruptcy increased as of April 1, 2016. Chapter 13 debtors must have less than $1,184,200 in secured loans in order to qualify for relief. They also must have less than $394,725 in unsecured…
Rank this Week: 439

Trust Matters Most

Trust Matters Most

Covers family law, divorce, bankruptcy, and specific Pennsylvania law changes. By Reese, Samley, Wagenseller, Mecum & Longer, P.C.

http://www.trustmattersmost.com/blog
  • Apr 20

    Real Estate Assessment

    Real Estate Assessment
    What does Reassessment Mean? All property parcels in Lancaster County will receive an updated assessment. This new assessment represents an estimate of your property’s fair market value. The new assessment will be effective as of 1/1/18…
  • Sep 15

    Articles on the Supreme Court case of Watts vs. Manheim Township School District

    Articles on the Supreme Court case of Watts vs. Manheim Township School District
    We wish to acknowledge School Transportation News for an article written on Mr. Reese’s recent Supreme Court win! School Transportation News article As well as, American Bus Sales in Oklahoma for bringing our win to the eyes of those in…
  • Sep 15

    Articles on the Supreme Court case of Watts vs. Manheim Township School District

    Articles on the Supreme Court case of Watts vs. Manheim Township School District
    We wish to acknowledge School Transportation News for an article written on Mr. Reese’s recent Supreme Court win! School Transportation News article As well as, American Bus Sales in Oklahoma for bringing our win to the eyes of those in…
Rank this Week: 386

BankruptcyHQ.com Blog

BankruptcyHQ.com Blog

Covers bankruptcy and debt collection.

http://www.bankruptcyhq.com/blog
  • Jul 4

    What is Chapter 7

    What is Chapter 7
    Bankruptcy Definition Bankruptcy refers to a legal procedure established under the federal law and enshrined in the United States constitution. It allows people who cannot pay their debts to ignore their legal obligations to repay their…
  • Jul 1

    Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Rule

    Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Rule
    Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Definition Chapter 13 bankruptcy is a type of bankruptcy that allows individuals to draft a repayment plan to pay off all or part of their debts to their creditors. It gives individuals a chance to reorganize their…
  • Jul 1

    Who Can File for Chapter 13 Bankruptcy

    Who Can File for Chapter 13 Bankruptcy
    Chapter 13 bankruptcy under the United States Bankruptcy code is also known as a wage earner’s plan. It enables individuals with regular income to develop a plan to repay all or part of their debts. In this chapter of the bankruptcy…
Rank this Week: 547

713Bankruptcy.Com

713Bankruptcy.Com

Covers the preparation of Chapter 7 and 13 bankruptcy petitions. By Victoria Ring.

http://www.713bankruptcy.com
  • Jun 14

    Evaluate Your Cost-Per-Case & Save Money

    Evaluate Your Cost-Per-Case & Save Money
    Evaluate Your Cost-Per-Case & Save Money From TV ads to word-of-mouth, there are numerous ways to market your law firm to prospective clients. A firm may spend thousands of dollars per year on different marketing channels, all while…
  • Oct 7

    Selling Assets When Considering Bankruptcy

    Selling Assets When Considering Bankruptcy
    Head over to 713training.com to read our latest article.  You will learn tips and tricks to help you  when you prepare bankruptcy petitions. The post Selling Assets When Considering Bankruptcy appeared first on…
  • Jun 29

    Avoid Bankruptcy Cases From Being Closed Without A Discharge

    Avoid Bankruptcy Cases From Being Closed Without A Discharge
    Check out the latest article on 713training.com, written by Attorney/VBA Shannon Doyle of Ebankruptcy Assistants.  Learn some tricks and training on how to avoid having bankruptcy cases closed without a discharge.  For more…
Rank this Week: 714

A & L, Licker Law Firm Blog

A & L, Licker Law Firm Blog

Covers consumer bankruptcy, foreclosure and debt in Missouri and Illinois.

http://www.lickerlawfirm.com/blog/
  • Sep 1

    Student Loan Lawsuit

    Student Loan Lawsuit
    We meet people almost every day that have large student loan payments.  Unfortunately, as we have discussed in the past, most student loans are not dischargeable.  While the payments can be made through a Chapter 13 Bankruptcy,…
  • Feb 22

    Bankruptcy and Continuing Medical Care

    Bankruptcy and Continuing Medical Care
    When considering filing for bankruptcy there are a number of factors to evaluate. Many of our clients are facing serious financial and emotional losses, perhaps even including foreclosure of a home or repossession of a vehicle. We can help…
  • Feb 12

    Why Can the Trustee Require me to Turn over my Income Tax Refund?

    Why Can the Trustee Require me to Turn over my Income Tax Refund?
    Often we receive inquiries as to why the trustee in a chapter 7 bankruptcy case is requesting a debtor's income tax refund.  The client will call and state that they received word that their trustee filed a notice stating he is taking an…
Rank this Week: 827

Bankruptcy Fraud Resource Center

Bankruptcy Fraud Resource Center

Covers news, commentary and analysis on bankruptcy fraud. By Wayne D. Holly.

http://bankruptcyfraud.typepad.com/bankruptcy_fraud_resource/
  • Mar 16

    Illinois farmer's wife sentenced to probation following guilty plea

    Illinois farmer's wife sentenced to probation following guilty plea
    Updating a story we reported here, Margaret Diekemper was sentenced to two years of probation and a $500 fine for her role in a bankruptcy fraud scheme in the Southern District of Illinois following a plea agreement reached with the…
  • Jan 18

    IRS bankruptcy fraud investigation leads to structuring charge

    IRS bankruptcy fraud investigation leads to structuring charge
    According to this Wisconsin State Journal article, Ismail Beciri was charged in the Western District of Wisconsin with four counts of structuring financial transactions to avoid federal reporting requirements after a federal agents searched…
  • Jan 4

    Judicial Conference certifies to House bankruptcy fraud basis for judge's impeachment

    Judicial Conference certifies to House bankruptcy fraud basis for judge's impeachment
    In a previous post (here) we commented that the Judicial Conference of the United States had certified to the House of Representatives that impeachment proceedings may be warranted against U.S. District Judge G. Thomas Porteus (E.D.
Rank this Week: 778

Friedman Iverson Consumer Law Blog

Friedman Iverson Consumer Law Blog

Deals with consumer issues, such as bankruptcy, debt harassment, and “dirty car dealer tricks.”

http://www.friedmaniverson.com/consumer/blog/
  • Sep 25

    NCSLT to pay over $15 million for illegal collection practice

    NCSLT to pay over $15 million for illegal collection practice
    Last week, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau sued the infamous entity known as National Collegiate Student Loan Trust. The lawsuit points to three main allegations against NCSLT: (1) it sued people for debts that…
  • May 9

    Who is National Collegiate Student Loan Trust?

    Who is National Collegiate Student Loan Trust?
    Over the last few years, National Collegiate Student Loan Trust has been brought hundreds of debt collection lawsuits against Minnesota citizens. If you’ve been sued by National Collegiate Student Loan Trust, here’s what you…
  • Mar 22

    Can I remove negative, but accurate, info from my credit report?

    Can I remove negative, but accurate, info from my credit report?
    Generally, you don’t have the right to remove negative accurate information from your credit report. Under the Fair Credit Reporting Act, creditors and credit reporting agencies are free to report negative information…
Rank this Week: 3363

Kain and Scott Bankruptcy Blog

Kain and Scott Bankruptcy Blog

This blog will thoroughly explain the process of bankruptcy, debt consolidation options and other solutions for difficult financial situations.

http://blog.kainscott.com/blog
  • Sep 25

    Wesley Scott & Al Franken Discuss Student Loan Discharge In Bankruptcy

    Wesley Scott & Al Franken Discuss Student Loan Discharge In Bankruptcy
    Wesley Scott is the managing partner at Minnesota’s oldest bankruptcy law firm, Kain & Scott. On September 14, 2017, Mr. Scott met with Senator Franken’s team, in Washington D.C., to discuss discharging student loan debt in…
  • Sep 23

    How to File for Chapter 13 Bankruptcy

    How to File for Chapter 13 Bankruptcy
    If you’re filing Chapter 13 bankruptcy in Minnesota, you may be aware of the stress and time-commitment required when filing your bankruptcy petition without an attorney. But did you know that with the wrong bankruptcy attorney the…
  • Sep 22

    Why You Shouldn't Fear Filing for Bankruptcy in Minnesota

    Why You Shouldn't Fear Filing for Bankruptcy in Minnesota
    Fear of the unknown is one of the most difficult emotions to grapple with. When it comes to bankruptcy, most people are fearful because they don’t know what the future has in store. Let me be the first to tell you, everything is going…
Rank this Week: 1362

Sader Law Firm Blog

Sader Law Firm Blog

Covers bankruptcy, collections and student loans.

http://www.saderlawfirm.com/blog
  • Sep 25

    How Can I Prevent Identity Theft After the Equifax Breach?

    How Can I Prevent Identity Theft After the Equifax Breach?
    An estimated 143 million Americans may have been affected by the Equifax breach. Equifax is one of the three credit bureaus responsible for compiling and analyzing the financial information of American consumers. Hackers stole Social Security…
  • Sep 20

    Will Toys R’ Us File for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy?

    Will Toys R’ Us File for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy?
    Amazon has become notorious for knocking out its competition with lower prices and convenient online shopping options. As a result, shopping malls and retail outlets across the country are having great difficulty keeping themselves…
  • Sep 18

    Should I Pay Off My Student Loans Early?

    Should I Pay Off My Student Loans Early?
    CNNMoney recently published an article that claims it is a mistake to pay off federal student loans early. According to the article, it is more important to pay off other types of debts first. This may sound crazy to people struggling with…
Rank this Week: 1342

Law Office of Michael West P.C.…

Law Office of Michael West P.C. Blog

Covers Georgia law.

http://lawofficeofmichaelwest.com/blog/
  • Sep 25

    Why You Should Never Post Accident Details on Social Media

    Why You Should Never Post Accident Details on Social Media
    In 21st Century society, we interact on social media without even thinking a lot of the time. It’s a great way to post pictures and to stay in touch with family and friends across the globe. However, you should never post accident…
  • Sep 22

    Three Things You Should Do After a Car Crash with Injurie

    Three Things You Should Do After a Car Crash with Injurie
    If you have never been in a car crash, you won’t know how stressful and difficult it can be. If you are in a car crash with injuries, the experience can be very traumatic. Often people who have been hurt in crashes don’t know what…
  • Sep 20

    Spinal Cord Injuries – The Difference Between Quadriplegia, Tetraplegia and Paraplegia

    Spinal Cord Injuries – The Difference Between Quadriplegia, Tetraplegia and Paraplegia
    Spinal cord injuries that involve the severing of the spinal cord are among the most serious injuries that can be sustained in a car, truck or a motorcycle accident. These injuries typically involve paralysis and long term medical care for…
Rank this Week: 1425

Delaware Bankruptcy Litigation

Delaware Bankruptcy Litigation

Covers corporate bankruptcy proceedings. By Fox Rothschild LLP.

http://delawarebankruptcy.foxrothschild.com/
  • Sep 22

    Boomerang Systems – 12(b)(6) Motion to Dismiss Denied

    Boomerang Systems – 12(b)(6) Motion to Dismiss Denied
    In a decision signed September 21, 2017 in an adversary proceeding related to the Boomerang Systems bankruptcy (case 15-11729), Judge Walrath of the Delaware Bankruptcy Court denied a defendants FRCP 12(b)(6) motion to dismiss…
  • Sep 21

    Samson Resources Preference Actions Filed in Delaware

    Samson Resources Preference Actions Filed in Delaware
    Starting on September 12, 2017, Peter Kravitz, as Settlement Trustee of the Samson Settlement Trust, filed approximately 293 complaints seeking the avoidance and recovery of allegedly preferential and/or fraudulent transfers under…
  • Sep 9

    Money Center of America – Motion to Dismiss Denied

    Money Center of America – Motion to Dismiss Denied
    In a decision signed September 8, 2017 in an adversary proceeding related to the Money Center of America bankruptcy (case 14-10603), Judge Sontchi of the Delaware Bankruptcy Court denied a defendants FRCP 12(b)(6) motion to dismiss a…
Rank this Week: 2123

Bankruptcy - the good, bad and…

Bankruptcy - the good, bad and ugly

Advice, comments and discussions about consumer bankruptcy. Some of the discussions are for laymen and others for lawyers.

http://www.dianedrain.com
  • Sep 22

    Wells Fargo and Equifax to be Roasted by Senate

    Wells Fargo and Equifax to be Roasted by Senate
    The post Wells Fargo and Equifax to be Roasted by Senate appeared first on Diane L. Drain - Phoenix Bankruptcy & Foreclosure Attorney.
  • Sep 4

    Debt settlement a bad alternative to bankruptcy

    Debt settlement a bad alternative to bankruptcy
    The post Debt settlement a bad alternative to bankruptcy appeared first on Diane L. Drain - Phoenix Bankruptcy & Foreclosure Attorney.
  • Sep 4

    Debt settlement a bad alternative to bankruptcy

    Debt settlement a bad alternative to bankruptcy
    The post Debt settlement a bad alternative to bankruptcy appeared first on Diane L. Drain - Phoenix Bankruptcy & Foreclosure Attorney.
Rank this Week: 2489

Kansas Bankruptcy Information

Kansas Bankruptcy Information

Covers Chapter 7 and 13 bankrupcies, foreclosures, and bankruptcy trustees. By Mark Neis and Jill Michaux.

http://bankruptcykansas.info/
  • Sep 21

    What do I do when my credit is hacked?

    What do I do when my credit is hacked?
    Here is information from some trusted sources about what to do when your credit has been hacked. Key Steps to Minimize Risk After Equifax Data Breach Nearly every adult with a credit history is at risk of identity theft…
  • Mar 16

    Bankruptcy Means Test Gets Easier

    Bankruptcy Means Test Gets Easier
    More Kansans will pass the bankruptcy means test starting April 1, 2017. The income figures used in the bankruptcy formula are rising. The means test formula uses median income data from U.S. census for Kansas. Telling us who can afford to…
  • Mar 23

    Means Test Eases April 1, 2016

    Means Test Eases April 1, 2016
        On April 1, 2016, the income numbers used to calculate the bankruptcy means test will increase modestly in Kansas. Filing bankruptcy will be a little easier for debtors in all Kansas household sizes. Here are the new numbers:…
Rank this Week: 3677

Fears Nachwati Law Blog

Fears Nachwati Law Blog

Covers personal injury and bankruptcy.

http://fnlawfirm.com/blogs/
  • Sep 21

    How is Pain and Suffering Calculated in a Settlement?

    How is Pain and Suffering Calculated in a Settlement?
    If you were injured due to the negligence of someone else, whether it was a business or an individual, and you’re considering a lawsuit, you’re likely wondering how pain and suffering is calculated in a settlement. This could even…
  • Sep 21

    How Do Insurance Companies Decide On Motorcycle Accident Compensation?

    How Do Insurance Companies Decide On Motorcycle Accident Compensation?
    If you’ve been involved in a motorcycle accident, and you’re waiting to find out how much you’ll be compensated for your injuries and the damages your bike received, then you’re likely wondering how an insurance…
  • Sep 20

    Who is at Fault In a Cargo-Related Accident?

    Who is at Fault In a Cargo-Related Accident?
    The statistics involving cargo-related accidents in the United States are staggering each year, with close to 100,000 vehicle accidents involving large trucks and busses, according to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA).…
Rank this Week: 3508

Milavetzlaw Blog

Milavetzlaw Blog

Covers personal injury and bankruptcy law. By Milavetz, Gallop & Milavetz, P.A.

http://www.milavetzlaw.com/blog
  • Sep 21

    How Can A Traumatic Brain Injury Be Mild?

    How Can A Traumatic Brain Injury Be Mild?
    Many medical diagnoses and serious injuries can have complex names or counter-intuitive descriptions. People often get confused or misinterpret what their actual injury means. A common source of confusion is when a concussion or traumatic…
  • Sep 20

    Pedestrians Face Danger On Minnesota Road

    Pedestrians Face Danger On Minnesota Road
    Pedestrian accidents most often lead to catastrophic injuries due to both the violent impact itself and the fact that pedestrians are typically wearing no protection against the collision. Unfortunately, it is not uncommon for these injuries…
  • Aug 22

    How Deadly Are Trench Collapses?

    How Deadly Are Trench Collapses?
    While most people understand that construction sites are among the most dangerous work environments, they might not realize where the hazards actually come from. A significant portion of work accidents and construction fatalities are the…
Rank this Week: 2018

On the Bankruptcy Soapbox

On the Bankruptcy Soapbox

By the Moran Law Group.

http://www.bankruptcysoapbox.com/
  • Sep 21

    Why File Bankruptcy? It’s Your Life Expectancy

    Why File Bankruptcy? It’s Your Life Expectancy
    Old debt has a way of sucking the air out of today’s budget. You can’t make repairs to your car or see to needed health care or accumulate an emergency cushion because you’re still paying for stuff you bought long ago.…
  • Sep 16

    Speak Fluent Bankruptcy

    Speak Fluent Bankruptcy
    If you venture into the special world of bankruptcy, it helps to know the language spoken there. Master just a couple of words and phrases, and input from a bankruptcy lawyer starts to make sense. So, in our continuing campaign for better…
  • Sep 8

    Protect Your Credit After Equifax Security Breach

    Protect Your Credit After Equifax Security Breach
    Half the US population may be affected by the hacking of credit reporting agency Equifax.  I’m in that group along with 143 million other Americans. Stolen were names, addresses, dates of birth, and Social Security numbers.…
Rank this Week: 2047

Bankruptcy Blog

Bankruptcy Blog

Covers bankruptcy and debt management. By Allmand Law.

https://www.allmandlaw.com/Blog.aspx
  • Sep 21

    Where Does Bankruptcy Money Come From?

    Where Does Bankruptcy Money Come From?
    Bankruptcy is a debt relief process that enables consumers with insurmountable debt loads and financial struggles to gain control of their economic health. Achieving this goal and obtaining a brighter financial future will depend on the…
  • Sep 14

    Who Can View My Bankruptcy Record?

    Who Can View My Bankruptcy Record?
    Bankruptcy is a significant legal endeavor that can provide substantial benefits to individuals and families struggling financially. Thanks to the automatic stay and discharge of debts provided by consumer bankruptcy – including…
  • Sep 8

    7 Things to Avoid Prior to Filing Bankruptcy

    7 Things to Avoid Prior to Filing Bankruptcy
    If you are considering bankruptcy or have plans to file bankruptcy, getting prepared ahead of time can affect the outcome of your case and your financial future. At Allmand Law Firm, PLLC, we know that failing to prepare or taking the…
Rank this Week: 3192

Baker & Associates Bankruptcy Blog

Baker & Associates Bankruptcy Blog

Texas bankruptcy news and information.

http://www.bakerassociates.net/bankruptcy-blog/
  • Sep 21

    New Bankruptcy Rules Effective December 2017

    New Bankruptcy Rules Effective December 2017
    An amendment to a federal rule typically take three years. It must first be approved by the Standing Committee, then the Judicial Conference, and then sent to Congress for final review. After many years of consideration in both the Supreme…
  • Sep 18

    Listing Your Legal Claims in Bankruptcy

    Listing Your Legal Claims in Bankruptcy
    When you file Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 bankruptcy you must, as part of the bankruptcy petition filing, disclose all potential legal clams. Or in other words, anyone that you may receive money from in the future whether or not a lawsuit has…
  • Sep 12

    One Smart Way to Lower your Medical Debt

    One Smart Way to Lower your Medical Debt
    Medical debt is one the largest contributors to Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcies in the United States. Even though new studies are beginning to emerge that claim the new health insurance laws are cutting down on debt for low-income…
Rank this Week: 1061

Los Angeles Bankruptcy Lawyer…

Los Angeles Bankruptcy Lawyer Blawg

Covers bankruptcy law. By Law Office of Devin Sawdayi.

http://www.losangelesbankruptcylawyerblawg.com/
Rank this Week: 2156

Bankruptcy Mastery

Bankruptcy Mastery

Covers skill building for lawyers new to the practice of consumer bankruptcy law. By Cathy Moran.

http://www.bankruptcymastery.com
  • Sep 20

    Standout Bankruptcy Lawyers Should Be California Certified Specialist

    Standout Bankruptcy Lawyers Should Be California Certified Specialist
    Are you a standout bankruptcy lawyer? California’s certification of bankruptcy specialists helps consumers find standout bankruptcy lawyers. In a state of 35 million residents, with 189,00 active lawyers , only 163 are certified…
  • Aug 28

    Mortgage Servicing Under the Microscope

    Mortgage Servicing Under the Microscope
    The judge looked closely at the creditor’s accounting records and found the usual fright. Having looked, the court held secured creditor  USDA in contempt of the automatic stay and the confirmation order for its loan servicing…
  • Aug 25

    Homeowners Face Down The Mortgage Servicer Over Their Request For Information

    Homeowners Face Down The Mortgage Servicer Over Their Request For Information
      The homeowners beat the bank in the first round of RESPA/FDCPA litigation, upholding the private right of action under Reg. X. The case is Rios v. Rushmore, from the Southern District of Florida. The homeowners alleged that Rushmore…
Rank this Week: 4226

Lee Bankruptcy Blog

Lee Bankruptcy Blog

Covers bankruptcy and financial news. By Lee Law Firm, PLLC.

http://leebankruptcy.com/bankruptcy_blog/
  • Sep 20

    iHeartMedia May be Forced to Declare Bankruptcy

    iHeartMedia May be Forced to Declare Bankruptcy
    iHeartMedia Inc. is a mass media company headquartered in San Antonio, Texas and was founded in 2008. The company’s main offering includes radio broadcasting services and owns more than 850 full power radio stations throughout the US,…
  • Sep 13

    Alfred Angelo’s Bankruptcy

    Alfred Angelo’s Bankruptcy
    July 13, 2017 marked a sad day in the wedding business, as Alfred Angelo Bridal, one of the world’s largest manufacturers and retailers of wedding dressed filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy liquidation and immediately closed all of its…
  • Sep 5

    Debt Repayment Tip

    Debt Repayment Tip
    Overspending, loss of a job, medical bills, and lack of savings are amount the top reasons for debt in America. Additionally, high household debt levels are still normal and haven’t changed much since the financial meltdown of 2008.…
Rank this Week: 3319

Ray Garcia Law Blog

Ray Garcia Law Blog

Covers Florida bankruptcy and foreclosure defense.

http://raygarcialaw.com/blog/
  • Sep 20

    The Notice of Claim: Understanding Florida Chapter 558 Claim

    The Notice of Claim: Understanding Florida Chapter 558 Claim
    When a construction company is building a structure for a customer, it is expected that when everything is completed, everything will work as it should. Given the complexity of these projects, however, it is not extremely uncommon to have a…
  • Sep 10

    A Brief Guide to the Interstate Land Sales Full Disclosure Act (ILSFDA)

    A Brief Guide to the Interstate Land Sales Full Disclosure Act (ILSFDA)
    Purchasing a pre-construction condominium, home, townhouse, or other structure can be a really exciting event. When everything goes according to your expectations, you will have the time you need to prepare to move into your new home. Upon…
  • Aug 20

    5 Tips on How to Get Your Mortgage Loan Modified

    5 Tips on How to Get Your Mortgage Loan Modified
    When facing a difficult financial situation, and you are finding it hard to make your monthly mortgage payments, you need to make sure you consider all your options. For many people, a mortgage loan modification is an excellent option that…
Rank this Week: 3511

Richard West Law Office Blog

Richard West Law Office Blog

Covers bankruptcy and the debt relief process.

https://www.debtfreeohio.com/bankruptcy-information/
  • Sep 20

    Bankruptcy Cases in Northwest Ohio Continue to Rise

    Bankruptcy Cases in Northwest Ohio Continue to Rise
    Bankruptcy filing have been on the decline for the past several years, with the decline being attributed to less medical debt thanks to the Affordable Health Care Act and an increase in the difficulty of getting a Chapter 7 bankruptcy case…
  • Sep 12

    Can I File Bankruptcy for Free?

    Can I File Bankruptcy for Free?
    IF you didn’t know, filing for bankruptcy does have a cost associated with it. When you file for Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 bankruptcy there are filing fees, costs for take the required courses, bankruptcy attorney fees, and bankruptcy…
  • Sep 4

    Objections to Bankruptcy Discharge

    Objections to Bankruptcy Discharge
    In filing for bankruptcy, an individual or business approaches the court with a full record of their finances, both debts and assets, and asks the courts for help in satisfying the debt. If all guidelines are met, then the court will make a…
Rank this Week: 1116

Money Law Blog

Money Law Blog

Covers bankruptcy and tax law issues in DC, Maryland and Virginia. By the Law Office of Edward Gonzalez, PC.

http://www.money-lawblog.com/
  • Sep 19

    Beware of scammers: “Fix your tax debts for pennies on the dollar” IS too good to be true.

    Beware of scammers: “Fix your tax debts for pennies on the dollar” IS too good to be true.
    BEWARE HIGH-VOLUME TAX HELP ADVERTISERS Evening TV commercials offering to help taxpayers with tax debts.They promise to help you solve your delinquent tax problems. But are they legit? High volume advertisers typically collect hefty retainer…
  • Nov 22

    Cars — the worst purchase you’ll ever make. Here’s why.

    Cars — the worst purchase you’ll ever make. Here’s why.
    © Daniel Steger for openphoto.net The biggest money pit I see when I interview prospects with financial problems is the car — always.  I have even seen people paying half of their disposable income in car payments (plus…
  • Nov 22

    Cars — the worst purchase you’ll ever make. Here’s why.

    Cars — the worst purchase you’ll ever make. Here’s why.
    The biggest money pit I see when I interview prospects with financial problems is the car — always.  I have even seen people paying half of their disposable income in car payments (plus insurance, tolls, repairs, maintenance,…
Rank this Week: 2860

Simon Resnik Hayes Bankruptcy Blog

Simon Resnik Hayes Bankruptcy Blog

Features bankruptcy updates & news in Los Angeles.

http://www.simonresnik.com/blog/
  • Sep 19

    Toys R Us Announces Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

    Toys R Us Announces Chapter 11 Bankruptcy
    Toys R Us has announced it will be filing for chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. Toys R Us Announces Chapter 11 Bankruptcy The Wayne New Jersey-based toy retailer announced it will be filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on Monday in an…
  • Sep 12

    Bankruptcy to Stop Creditor Lawsuit

    Bankruptcy to Stop Creditor Lawsuit
    Falling behind in credit card debt does not just mean the potential of bankruptcy, it can also lead you to a lawsuit. When you fall behind on your credit card payments, your credit card company has a legal right to file a lawsuit against you.…
  • Sep 5

    Bankruptcy and Investment Property

    Bankruptcy and Investment Property
    What happens to my investment or rental property when I file for bankruptcy? Short answer: the outcome depends on if you are filing Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 bankruptcy. Chapter 7 Bankruptcy and Investment Property During Chapter 7 bankruptcy,…
Rank this Week: 1205

Ogden Bankruptcy Blog

Ogden Bankruptcy Blog

By Jason Richards.

http://ogdenbankruptcyblog.com/
  • Sep 18

    Asset Protection

    Asset Protection
    Asset Protection I have been asked several times recently what steps a person can take to protect their assets. A skilled attorney should be well-versed in the process of asset protection planning. Our office routinely advises small-business…
  • Mar 18

    Is Cheaper Better?

    Is Cheaper Better?
    I had a friend in college who would only drink a particular brand of bottled water. It never ceased to amaze me how much money this girl spent on a product that was readily available, at no cost, almost everywhere … Continue reading…
  • Nov 2

    Bankruptcy Trustee vs. College Kid

    Bankruptcy Trustee vs. College Kid
    There is an ever-increasing trend in bankruptcy practice for court-appointed bankruptcy trustees suing college kids and their parents to recover money paid toward tuition. Under 11 U.S.C. § 548, the trustee may reverse a fraudulent…
Rank this Week: 3088

Law Office of Seth L. Hanson Blog

Law Office of Seth L. Hanson Blog

Covers California Bankruptcy.

https://hansonattorney.com/blog
  • Sep 18

    Paying Creditors In Bankruptcy

    Paying Creditors In Bankruptcy
    When you file for bankruptcy protection, a legal entity called the bankruptcy estate is created. Your bankruptcy estate consists of all the property you own. If there are any non-exempt assets in your bankruptcy estate the bankruptcy trustee…
  • Sep 14

    California Bankruptcy Standard Deduction

    California Bankruptcy Standard Deduction
    For clients from the Auburn area filing bankruptcy, there are a number of considerations that need to be taken into account. The standardized expense deductions for Auburn bankruptcy clients are one such subject. Showing an accurate portrait…
  • Sep 12

    California Urgent Care Center

    California Urgent Care Center
    In recent California Bankruptcy news, six urgent care facilities will be affected by a Chapter 11 Bankruptcy. The owner and founder of Neighborhood Urgent Care, Dr. Robert C. Amster, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in Orange County this week.…
Rank this Week: 1105

Goldbach Law Group Blog

Goldbach Law Group Blog

Covers bankruptcy and employment law.

http://www.goldbachlaw.com/blog/
  • Sep 17

    How To File For Bankruptcy

    How To File For Bankruptcy
    Filling for bankruptcy can be a somewhat stressful process.  Much of this stress can be alleviated if you know how to file for bankruptcy, including all the requirements and steps needed to get your bankruptcy discharged in bankruptcy…
  • Sep 4

    Crafting a Long Lasting Partnership Agreement

    Crafting a Long Lasting Partnership Agreement
    Starting a business is an exciting and stressful experience.  If you have elected to form a partnership, whether it is a general partnership, a limited partnership or a joint venture, one of your first steps will be crafting a strong…
  • Aug 29

    File for Bankruptcy to Avoid Foreclosure

    File for Bankruptcy to Avoid Foreclosure
    According to World Property Journal, there were 428,000 property foreclosures in the first half of 2017. This is a 20% decline from the same time last year. Typically, homeowners go through foreclosure due to income loss or having a variable…
Rank this Week: 2301

New York Bankruptcy Lawyer Blog

New York Bankruptcy Lawyer Blog

Covers bankruptcy and bankruptcy alternatives for individuals and businesses. By Starr & Starr, PLLC.

http://www.newyorkbankruptcylawyerblog.com/
  • Sep 13

    Explanation of Amended Discharge Orders Being Entered by US Bankruptcy Court SDNY

    Explanation of Amended Discharge Orders Being Entered by US Bankruptcy Court SDNY
    Since the end of August 2017 through today we have been receiving electronic notice from the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York (SDNY Bankruptcy Court) of the filing of Amended Discharge of Debtor Order of Final…
  • Jun 4

    Supreme Court Rules Against Junior Lien Strip Off in Chapter 7

    Supreme Court Rules Against Junior Lien Strip Off in Chapter 7
    Many people in New York and New Jersey have houses that are “underwater” -- meaning the current value of the house is less than the value of the mortgage. In the Supreme Court case of Bank of America, N.A. v. Caulkett, - U.S. - ,…
  • Jun 4

    Supreme Court Rules Against Junior Lien Strip Off in Chapter 7

    Supreme Court Rules Against Junior Lien Strip Off in Chapter 7
    Many people in New York and New Jersey have houses that are “underwater” -- meaning the current value of the house is less than the value of the mortgage. In the Supreme Court case of Bank of America, N.A. v. Caulkett, - U.S. - ,…
Rank this Week: 4111

Ayo and Iken PLC General Practice…

Ayo and Iken PLC General Practice Blog

Covers Florida law topics.

http://www.myfloridalaw.com/blog/
  • Sep 12

    New Child Time-Sharing Legislation

    New Child Time-Sharing Legislation
    Child time-sharing in Florida could be a hot topic for attorneys and their clients in the coming months as one new law concerning the issue has already taken effect and another kicks off Jan. 1. Florida House Bill 329 became law in July and…
  • Aug 4

    14 Mistakes Men Make in Divorce

    14 Mistakes Men Make in Divorce
    When a person is in the middle of an emotional time, it can be difficult to make good, long-term decisions. A divorce is the very definition of an emotional time, and plenty of divorced people have lived to regret decisions made in the heat…
  • Aug 2

    Ayo and Iken Recap

    Ayo and Iken Recap
    It has been another impactful first half of the year for the Ayo & Iken law firm as our attorneys continue to fight for their clients facing difficult times, dealing with everything from freeing a client unfairly jailed to keeping a…
Rank this Week: 2019

The Interplay Between Bankruptcy…

The Interplay Between Bankruptcy and Divorce Law in Virginia

Explores the effect of a bankruptcy on divorce and other family law matters in Virginia, as well as the effect of a divorce or other family law matter on a bankruptcy. By James H. Wilson, Jr.

http://bankruptcydivorceblawg.com
Rank this Week: 4588