The debt limits for filing Chapter 13 bankruptcy are set to increase on April 1.Read More »
A bankruptcy court lacked jurisdiction to determine the interest and collection costs resulting from a default on student loan that occurred after a Chapter 13 estate was closed and the debtor discharged, the 4th Circuit has ruled in reversing judgment.Read More »
Recent amendments to the U.S. Bankruptcy Code not do prevent the enforcement of an order lifting the automatic stay issued in a previous bankruptcy case filed by the debtor, the 5th Circuit has ruled in affirming judgment.Read More »
It started out as a busy year for bankruptcy attorneys – and it just became busier as filings continued to rise. From the start of 2009, experts warned novice bankruptcy attorneys to do their homework before jumping into the specialized ...
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