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Las Vegas Bankruptcy and Divorce

Las Vegas Bankruptcy and Divorce

Bankruptcy and divorce often go hand in hand, or one legal proceeding follows the other. In some cases, that’s because financial stressors can be a significant factor in the deterioration of a marriage, meaning that a...








Keep Evidence When Creditors Harass You

Keep Evidence When Creditors Harass You

Several federal consumer protection laws protect against creditor harassment. For instance, the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act forbids a third party collector from calling after you have retained an attorney to...




A Chapter 7 bankruptcy case is also called a “straight” bankruptcy. The idea is that the debtor does not have enough income to pay creditors over a reasonable period of time, so all unsecured creditors can recover is...




Bankruptcy Options After Vehicle Repossession

If your vehicle has been repossessed, you may be able to get it back by filing bankruptcy, if you move quickly. Section 542 of the Bankruptcy Code requires that entities in possession of “property of the bankruptcy...