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"Chapter 20" Bankruptcy

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DePaul Law School and Commercial Law League of America Annual Symposium

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Mandatory Bankruptcy Disclosures

Senator Dick Durbin to Hold Press Conference

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New Foreclosure Filing Procedures in Florida's 12th Circuit

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Navigating Your Client Through the Bankruptcy Maze

Uniform Forms are the Rule for Bankruptcy Trustees

House and Senate Approves National Guard and Reservists Debt Relief Act

Chapter 7 Median Income Comparison Updates

The Average American Lawyer Makes $113,600 - But the Spectrum is Broad

Study Examines Potential BAPCPA Constitutional Issues

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Donald Trump Knows How to Save Your Home...or Not

Important Bankruptcy Median Income Data Update

Judiciary Committee Passes Bankruptcy Bill

Finally - a Creditor's Organization that Tells the Truth!

Visit Start Fresh Today at NACBA!

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NACBA Testimony Prompts U.S. Trustees to Change Audit Procedure

Dollar Amount Changes Take Effect April 1

Thanks to All Who Attended Start Fresh Today's Fundraiser at NACBA

Commercial Law League of America's BAPCPA Survey

BAPCPA Provisions Declared Unconstitutional as Applied to Minnesota Attorneys

Start Fresh Today at NACBA

2005-2006 Bankruptcy Filing Statistics Comparison Misleading at Best

Supreme Court Holds No Absolute Right to Convert

BRAD BOTES SEEKS RETURN TO NACBA BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Mortgage Foreclosure "Disaster" Calls for Extreme Measures

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Former Bankruptcy Petitioners Not Qualified to be Credit Counselors?

National Consumer Bankruptcy Project Back in the Field

Pro Bono Attorneys Not Debt Relief Agencies per U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Florida

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Senate Committee Holds Predatory Mortgage Lending Practices

Debtor Attorney Fees from Workers Comp Claim?

Publicity for Max Gardner's Bankruptcy Boot Camp Continues to Grow

Bankruptcy America website revamps consumer information for the BAPCPA age

Max Gardner's Bankruptcy Boot Camp in BusinessWeek

Illinois Law Professor Predicts Bankruptcy Filings Headed Toward Pre-BAPCPA Levels

Center for Responsible Lending Report Predicts Subprime Mortgage Disaster

Section 528 Advertising Disclosure Requirements Fail Constitutional Test

Rulings Against BAPCPA Debt Relief Agency Provisions Continue to Mount

Cable Service is not a Utility Under Section 366

Illinois Professor's Senate Testimony Puts BAPCPA in Perspective

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9th Circuit Rules on Presumptive Fees

Consumer Bankruptcy Filing Trends May Reveal Little Change

Morgan King's Bankruptcy Academy

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Courts Inconsistent on Inclusion of Non-Filing Spouse's Income

Ninth Circuit Rules Some Retirement Contributions "Necessary Expenses"

"Disposable Income" Determination Disregards Actual Projected Income

Bankruptcy Courts Avoiding Imperfectly Executed Mortgage Liens

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U.S. District Court in Texas Holds BAPCPA Partially Unconsitutional

ARM Adjustments Impact Millions of Homeowners in 2006-07

Media Continues to Mischaracterize Bankruptcy Statistics

NACBA Lawsuit Update

3rd Circuit Rules Reimbursement Debt for Military Education Not Dischargeable

Consumer Debt Continues to Grow as Credit Card Solicitations Reach an All-Time High

Federal Reserve Board Drops the Ball in Consumer Credit Study

"Foolish" Advice on Bankruptcy Filings

NACBA Conference and Katrina Fundraiser Success Stories

NACBA Conference

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NACBA Offers Free Seminar to Hurricane Katrina Survivors

NACBA, CT Bar Association Challenge BAPCPA

SFTI Debtor Education Course Approved by U.S. Trustee

Chapter 7 Filings on the Rise Again

Good Money Management Hurting Credit Card Issuers

Outstanding Consumer Credit Grows Despite 2005 Bankruptcy Filings

Bankruptcy Filing Fee Increases Effective 4/9/06

Avoiding the Means Test - And Other Reasons to File Under Chapter 13

Defining Family Size

"Discharge by Declaration" Continues to Erode

FTC and Other Agencies Request Comment on Fair Credit Guidelines

Creditors Who Lobbied for BAPCPA May Suffer the Most for It

Credit Counseling/ Financial Management Course Requirements Distinct

Loss of Immunity for Debt Collection Lawyers Provides Protection for Consumers

Imagine our surprise...

News Coverage Mischaracterizes NACBA Findings

NACBA Reveals Impact of BAPCPA

15 Million Americans Working at or Below Poverty Level

New Median Income / Allowable Living Expenses - Is there authority for the delay?

Bankruptcy Counseling Requirement Has Little Impact

Chapter 13 Debtor With Previously Filed Case May Seek Automatic Stay Under Section 362(C)(4)(B)

New Bankruptcy Laws aren't that Bad

Credit Card Changes May Break your Back

Increase in Minimums May Max-Out Many Consumers

Credit Card Charge-Offs

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Consumer Tips for Repaying Holiday Debt

Bankruptcy Education

The Economy in a Nutshell

New Bankruptcy Rules Review

Economic Challenges for America in 2006

Local bankruptcy trustee's best guess is that filings will pick up again in Spring

Debt may pile quicker in '06: New credit laws could put some in deeper hole

Surge in Filings Related to Change in Law that adds tougher Requirements

Credit companies may double Minimum Payments as early as next Month

Four Articles to Read

Bankruptcy Filing Fees Rise Again

Newly Bankrupt Raking In Piles of Credit Offers

Brad Botes Appointed as Executive Director of NACBA

Bankruptcy Law's Catch

Bankruptcy Law Myths

Bankruptcy law to push more to riskier self-filing

BAPCPA Blog

Bankruptcy Law Backfires on Credit Card Issuers

Supreme Court on Student Loans

Housing Slowdown May Claim 800,000 Jobs

Credit Card Debtors in For Shock

Crunch Time for the Middle Class

Economy Standing Up on Credit Card Sticks

Foreclosure rates on the Rise

Sometimes Lawyers Tell Clients To Lie, Sometimes Clients Say Lawyers Made Them Lie

Court: Social Security can be used to pay debt

Hurricane Victims' Bills Come Due

Five-Day Period of Inability to Obtain Credit Counseling Services Must Occur Prior to Bankruptcy Petition in Order to Support Claim of Exigent Circumstances

Nevada Bankruptcy Court Rules Section 522(p)'s Homestead Exemption Cap Applies to Opt-Out States

Bankruptcy Filings Down Since October

Reduction in Bankruptcy Filings Since Reform

The New Rules for Going Broke

Personal Bankruptcy Filings Fall Sharply

Court Holds New Code Section 362(h) Not Applicable in Chapter 13

The Broad Effects of Bankruptcy Law

Forgive Us Our Debts--Explaining the Rising Tide of Bankruptcy

No Right to Abortion, Alito Argued in 1985

Minnesota Firm Files Constitutional Challenge to New Bankruptcy Law

Lack of Uniformity in the New Bankruptcy Code

The Costs of Bankruptcy

No Easy Way Out of Credit Card Debt

Troubling Bankruptcy Fix

Bankruptcy Caseload Increases with New Law

New Study: Credit Card Debt Explosion in the U.S.

"Means test not a big deal," says Alabama Bankruptcy Lawyer

IRS Summarizes Key BARF Tax Issues

Attorney Liability under ?? 707(b)(4)

Bankruptcy Troubles Lurk

Thoughts on "Scalito"

Will Bankruptcy Survive?

Three Sanctions and You're Out Law

Updated Census Income Figures

Miers Withdraws Supreme Court Nomination

Protection Time

Bankruptcy Filings Cause 'Big Credit' to Take a Hit

Post-BARF Malpractice Insurance Troubles

Sen. Durbin addresses bankruptcy bill on the Senate floor

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New Bankruptcy Law is Not Cause for PANIC

Bankruptcy law needs allowance

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Show Me the Money: Someday Common Sense will be Restored.

Not one word needs to be changed

Bankruptcy Filings Deluge Courts

Interesting Bankruptcy Filing Interviews: The last minute Filers.

Motion for Declaration - Not Debt Relief Agencies

A Bankruptcy New Law

Bankruptcy law affects debtors of all ages

Judge: Bankruptcy Reform is Bad Law

Bankruptcy is Alive, Well and Sorely Needed

WARNING! Raising the Minimum Payment

First Day of Bankruptcy Reform - Bankruptcy Attorneys Receive a Favorable Ruling

New Bankruptcy Guidelines

Why America's Really in Debt

A Little Satire

No Late Fees, But Watch Out For Late Rates

Filings for Bankruptcy Rise as New Law Looms

Life on Financial Edge to Get Tougher

Bankruptcy Filings Surge as Law Looms

Credit Card Use in America - Families buy Essentials With Costly Credit

Perhaps We Need CRA Reform?

Survey Report Reveals Truth Behind Credit Card Debt

The Sky is not Falling

Three Women Lawyers Better Qualified Than Supreme Court Nominee Harriet Miers

New bankruptcy road perhaps not so bumpy

Orcutt's Metaphor

Study: Credit Reporting Literacy

Bankruptcy gives families the chance to rebuild financial lives

Bankruptcy law hits snag: few counselors

The Old Law Still Applies

Going Bust is Getting Tougher

BAPCPA Ruling Applies ?? 522(p)'s $125,000 Homestead Exemption Cap to Florida Debtor

How Much Can our Bankruptcy Clients Handle?

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With Bankruptcy Law Near, Make Filing Decision Soon

Katrina Bankruptcy Filers to get Leeway

Expected Surge in Katrina-Related Bankruptcies may Come too Late for Some

Kevin Chern Radio Interview in Palm Springs

Bankruptcy Filings Hit 13,000 per day!

Interim Bankruptcy Rules

Some Levity for Katrina Victims Filing for Bankruptcy after October 17

Interim Bankruptcy Rules

Personal bankruptcy filings soar as reform looms

Department of Justice Waives Credit Counseling Requirement for Katrina Victims (Means Test still applies)

President Bush Nominates Harriet Miers to Fill Open Supreme Court Seat

October 17th May Also Bring New Local Bankruptcy Rules and Procedures

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