If you owe someone for injuring them by unlawfully driving while intoxicated, that debt would be a priority debt in bankruptcy. So what? Priority Debts For many weeks our blog posts have been considering how bankruptcy deals with “priority” debts. Examples of these special debts that we’ve covered include child/spousal support, income taxes, and wages owed employees. Sections 507(a)(1),(4), … Read More
If you injured someone by unlawfully driving while intoxicated, the resulting obligation can’t be discharged in bankruptcy.
You can write off claims against you for others’ personal injuries and property damage from a vehicle accident. Unless you were intoxicated.