Bankruptcy News Briefs 11/2

nacbapictureKicking Off This Week’s Headlines…

Student Financial Aid Firm Sued for Taking Advantage of Applicants

Plan to Ease State’s Foreclosure Crisis Has Mixed Results

Study: Financial Setbacks are Common and Have Lasting Effects on Households’ Finances

Settlement Offer Found Not To Be FDCPA Violation in Florida

Davis seeks to ease college loan debt

Generous GI Bill Isn’t Keeping Veterans Out of Student Loan Debt

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Modernized” Bankruptcy Forms Webinar
Thursday, November 19, 2015
3:00 PM ET/ 2:00 PM CT/1:00 PM MT/12:00 PM PT
Presented by: Norma Hammes, Esq., Carey Ebert, Esq., (United States Chapter 7 & 13 Trustee) &Walter Oney, Esq.

Description: Full overview on what Official Bankruptcy Forms will be replaced with substantially revised, reformatted and renumbered versions effective December 1, 2015. Register Today!


Beyond Confidentiality: Bankruptcy Attorneys and Security Best Practices,
Wednesday, December 9, 2015
3:00 PM Eastern /2:00 PM Central / 1:00 PM Mountain / 12:00 PM Pacific,
Presented by: Catherine Sanders Reach, Director, Law Practice Management & Technology, Chicago Bar Association
Registration is Open!

Encumbered Property
Tuesday, December 15, 2015
3 PM Eastern / 2PM Central / 1PM Mountain / 12 PM Pacific
Presented by: Hon. Eugene R. Wedoff & Tara Twomey, Esq.
Registration is Open!



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