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Chapter 7 bankruptcy

What Are The Income Guidelines for Chapter 7 Bankruptcy in California?

Income Guidelines for Bankruptcy in California 

Can Chapter 7 Bankruptcy in California Help Me?

Can Chapter 7 bankruptcy help?

8th Circuit: Funds in Health Savings Account under Medicare Not Exempt

In re Leitch, 2013 W.L. 3722091 (Bankr. App. 8th Cir. 2013).

Funds held in a Health Savings Account under Medicare are not exempt in bankruptcy.

As a California law firm, Borowitz & Clark practices in the 9th Circuit, however, we thought our clients should be aware of this decision from the Bankruptcy Appellette Panel in the 8th Circuit.

California Bankruptcy Filers Must Provide the Trustee With Tax Returns

In re Nordstrom, 381 B.R. 766 (Bankr. C.D. Cal. 2008).

The bankruptcy trustee may pursue dismissal of your case for failure to provide required documentation on time.

Don't Forget the Credit Counseling Requirement!

In re Manalad, 360 B.R. 288 (Bankr. C.D. Cal. 2007)

Failure to obtain credit counseling prior to filing for bankruptcy is grounds for dismissal

Court: Social Security Benefits are Exempt in California Bankruptcy

In re Suttice, 487 B.R. 245 (Bankr. C.D. Cal. 2013)

Securing Social Security

You may stop working, but the bills won’t stop coming. In retirement, some people live off of pensions and other kinds of retirement income. If nothing else, almost everyone receives Social Security benefits. Unfortunately, that may be too little.

California Student's Loans Ruled Non-Dischargeable in Bankruptcy

In re Nielsen, 2013 W.L. 2299626, (Bankr. S.D. Iowa 2013)

Third Parties Trying to Take Advantage of Automatic Stay in Chapter 13 Bankruptcy

In re Dorsey, 476 B.R. 261 (C.D. Cal. 2012).

Catch Her If You Can

Transfer of Real Estate Before Bankruptcy in California Ruled Void, Fraudulent

Bankruptcy, Civil Lawsuits, and Signs between feuding California neighbors

Milosevic Next Door – In re Cass, 476 B.R. 602 (C.D. Cal 2012)

When bankruptcy and civil lawsuits mix, the results can be ugly. Catherine, a California resident, had two lawsuits and two bankruptcies on the table. When creditors came after her house, she decided to go down swinging.

It All Begins With a Disagreement Among Neighbors 

Why Can a Bankruptcy Discharge be Denied in California?

A bankruptcy discharge can be denied in CA

Why Can a Bankruptcy Discharge be Denied?