Monthly Archives: April 2012

Unions Going after American Airlines in Bankruptcy

Many large corporations have figured out a way to use the bankruptcy code to get unions back to the bargaining table. This seems to be true for American Airlines who has been busy filing bankruptcy to reduce overall operating costs … Continue reading

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Becoming Debt-Free Is Easier Than You Think

For someone that is buried under a large amount of debt and feels there is no way out, there is still hope out there. Nothing is worse than living with the stress of not knowing whether you will cover your … Continue reading

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Harassment After a Bankruptcy Discharge

In today’s uncertain economy many people are turning to filing bankruptcy to alleviate overwhelming debt. With skyrocketing gas prices, inflation, decreasing home values, and unemployment at all time highs, it is no wonder that bankruptcy has become such a popular … Continue reading

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American Airlines in Bankruptcy Is Pushing to Get Rid of Union Contracts

On Monday, more than 300 American Airlines employees protested the attempt by American Airlines to eliminate the union contracts in their bankruptcy filing. The employees showed up in force at the U.S. Bankruptcy Court where the hearing was going on. … Continue reading

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Remember When People Were Proud of Being Debt-Free

As Americans continue to get bad economic news, many people are wondering if filing bankruptcy will be in their future. This year in 2012 many politicians will start slinging mud and playing the blame game of who’s responsible for this … Continue reading

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Hostess Employee Union Contesting Bankruptcy

  Hostess Brands, iconic maker of Twinkies is in a heated battle with the Teamsters union regarding their bankruptcy filing. The employee union, which represents 7500 Hostess employees, has had trouble coming up with a feasible contract agreement with the … Continue reading

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Filing Bankruptcy and the 341 Meeting

It’s hard enough to come to the grips with having to file for bankruptcy, only to find out that you have to attend a 341 meeting where most people believe they will be grilled by the bankruptcy trustee. Prior to … Continue reading

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When It Comes to Filing Bankruptcy Be Proactive

One mistake that most individuals make when filing bankruptcy is waiting too long. Historically, the topic of filing bankruptcy has had a stigma and been taboo for most Americans. Most people would like to avoid bankruptcy filing like a plague. … Continue reading

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Why Should You Consider Filing Bankruptcy?

In today’s harsh economy many people are asking themselves if filing bankruptcy is right for them. To begin with filing bankruptcy is certainly a huge decision for anyone to make. It takes a lot of careful consideration to weigh out … Continue reading

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Fox Sports Objects to Dodgers Bankruptcy Exit Plan

Fox Sports Objects to Dodgers Bankruptcy Exit Plan Today, News Corp., the parent company for Fox Sports filed an objection against the Los Angeles Dodgers bankruptcy reorganization plan. The recent sale of the Dodgers hinges on the team being able … Continue reading

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