Monthly Archives: December 2011

Using Chapter 7 With The Goal Of Becoming Debt-Free

There are many good reasons why someone might select filing Chapter 7 bankruptcy for a solution to their debt problems. Usually, when an individual makes the appointment to see a bankruptcy attorney they don’t think of the possibility of becoming … Continue reading

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Court Rules In Favor Of Fox Sports In Dodgers Bankruptcy Filing

Last Friday, US Bankruptcy Judge, Leonard Stark agreed with Fox Sports position and dealt a blow to the Los Angeles Dodgers plans to sell television rights to all future games. Although this is not written in stone, the Dodgers must … Continue reading

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Why Should I File For Bankruptcy?

Even though many people ask this question every day to a bankruptcy attorney, the decision has to be made by the individual. In some cases, it might not only be the best decision, but it might be the only decision. … Continue reading

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In The US with Economy There Are Different Stages Of Foreclosure

Over the last four years you haven’t been able to turn on the TV and not hear something about foreclosure. There are television commercials offering loan mods to keep people out of foreclosure. There are bankruptcy attorneys advertising how bankruptcy … Continue reading

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Too Much Holiday Cheer At The Mall? Hire A Bankruptcy Attorney

As the holiday season winds down, many Americans will find themselves with buyer’s remorse. You know that feeling you get when you spent more than you can afford and now it’s time to pay the piper. This year might be … Continue reading

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American Cities Filing Bankruptcy Because Of Insolvency

Three years ago, the city of Vallejo, California, was forced into filing bankruptcy due to what former city finance chief Rob Stout said was a rebellion by residents refusing to pay more taxes because they believed that police and fire … Continue reading

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Have A Bankruptcy Attorney Squash Online Myths

With the creation of the Internet, Americans have a tough time deciphering from what’s true and what’s a lie. With the large number of people filing for bankruptcy these days, the first place they go to look for information is … Continue reading

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Money Is Still Missing In The MF Global Bankruptcy Filing

As the MF Global bankruptcy filing saga continues, Terrence Duffy, the executive chairman for the CME group told the Senate that Jon Corzine knew about one transfer of $175 million from the customer accounts. Previously, Corzine had testified to the … Continue reading

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What A Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Trustee Does

When an individual decides to file Chapter 7 bankruptcy , they will need to work closely with their bankruptcy attorney to gather and complete all of the necessary paperwork that comprises the bankruptcy petition. The petition is then filed with … Continue reading

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What Is The difference Between Chapter 7 Bankruptcy And Chapter 13 Bankruptcy?

The most thought of chapter of bankruptcy that most will think about when people contemplate bankruptcy is Chapter 7 bankruptcy. Usually, when a person decides filing bankruptcy is in their future they want to file Chapter 7. Rarely does a … Continue reading

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