New DACA Policy Changes

New DACA Policy Changes

On November 14, 2020 Judge Nicholas George Garaufis of the U.S. District for the Eastern District of New York issued an opinion regarding the July 28th, 2020 memorandum signed by Acting Secretary Chad F. Wolf. On December 4, 2020 Judge Garaufis required the Department...
Why file Chapter 13 bankruptcy?

Why file Chapter 13 bankruptcy?

In Chapter 13 bankruptcy, the trustee does not sell your property and assets to repay your creditors. Rather, you use a portion of your income to pay some or all of what you owe to your creditors over time. The following are reasons to file Chapter 13 bankruptcy: In...
The Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Process

The Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Process

In Chapter 7 bankruptcy, you must fully disclose your property, debts, and financial activities over the past several years. Approximately three months later you receive a discharge (cancellation) of most types of debts and you will emerge with all or most of the...