Bankruptcy News Briefs- 1/11

It’s finally Friday! Don’t start your weekend without reading the following…

Student Loan Servicers Get A Report Card From LendEDU

How the Government Shutdown Is Affecting Mortgage Lending

Supreme Court Split in Unexpected Ways During Oral Arguments for Obduskey v. McCarthy & Holthus LLP

New York Adopts Amendments Addressing Collection Of Family Member Debts

The top 5 medical specialties with the highest student-loan debts

Do You Have to Pay Your Student Loans During the Government Shutdown?

Foreclosing On A Unit When Owner Discharged In Bankruptcy

Meaningful Attorney Involvement: Another Case Tells Us What Doesn’t Qualify, but What Does?

Ninth Circuit panel affirms that a Chapter 7 Debtor is not allowed to amend homestead exemption to protect post-petition increase in home value.


Our Prayer for the Blessed Resurrected Exemption: Invoking and Asserting Exemptions in Reopened Cases
Date: January 24, 2019
Time: 4:00 PM EST – 5:00 PM EST
Cost: $25 Member / $75 Non Member
Presenters: Debrah DeMack Esq., Billy Brewer ESQ. & James Haller, Esq.
Register HERE

The panel will discuss the law, procedures and give advice on how best to represent a client who has an omitted asset and needs to reopen their case. The panel will discuss the possible challenges to claiming exemptions including excusable neglect and share their documents and experience fighting them.

Why You Should Attend: We all have (or will have) clients that call us after a bankruptcy is closed with an omitted asset. We all need to know what the state of the law is and how to best protect your client and the missing asset.


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