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“Discovery” covers all the methods used to get at all the relevant facts in a dispute with a creditor about the discharge of a debt.
If you decide not to settle but rather fight a creditor trying to make you pay a debt that you want to discharge, here’s what happens.
Bankruptcy is federal law. The U.S. Constitution has said so from the beginning. Find the Bankruptcy Code in Title 11 of the U.S. Code.
Here’s an adjustment in the law that can benefit you if you are owed wages and/or benefits by a person or business filing bankruptcy.
This Thanksgiving, even in the midst of scary personal financial pressures, there is much to be thankful for.
The U.S. Constitution makes bankruptcy a federal procedure. So why is the amount of assets you can protect different in each state?
Bankruptcy empowers you with options, including “straight bankruptcy” vs. an “adjustment of debts,” and options about creditors in each.
The federal court itself says it is “extremely difficult” to go through a Chapter 7 case successfully without an attorney.
When you start looking into bankruptcy, you hear about different “Chapters” and “code sections.” They are all part of the Bankruptcy Code.
Everything about bankruptcy revolves around its Chapters.
You can usually get out of an ongoing Chapter 13 “adjustment of debts” bankruptcy case by simply asking to do so.