Submitted by Barry Borowitz on Wed, 09/11/2013 - 11:57am
Income Guidelines for Bankruptcy in California
Submitted by Erik Clark on Tue, 08/27/2013 - 8:23am
Can Chapter 7 bankruptcy help?
Submitted by Erik Clark on Thu, 08/15/2013 - 12:56pm
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.
Submitted by Barry Borowitz on Thu, 08/15/2013 - 12:19pm
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.
Submitted by Barry Borowitz on Thu, 08/15/2013 - 12:09pm
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
Submitted by Erik Clark on Wed, 08/07/2013 - 8:55am
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.
Submitted by Barry Borowitz on Wed, 08/07/2013 - 8:45am
In re Nielsen, 2013 W.L. 2299626, (Bankr. S.D. Iowa 2013)
Submitted by Erik Clark on Tue, 07/30/2013 - 12:53pm
In re Dorsey, 476 B.R. 261 (C.D. Cal. 2012).
Catch Her If You Can
Submitted by Barry Borowitz on Mon, 07/15/2013 - 7:57am
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
Submitted by Barry Borowitz on Wed, 07/10/2013 - 6:25am
Why Can a Bankruptcy Discharge be Denied?