What Can You Do if You Cannot Keep Up With Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Plan Payments?

Admin on February 24, 2023 Posted in Bankruptcy Law, Blog

If you filed for Chapter 13 bankruptcy but are struggling to keep up with the payments outlined in your debt repayment plan, you may not know what you can do to resolve the issue. Fortunately, there are several options available for those who cannot make their Chapter 13 bankruptcy plan payments that can help ease […]

Can Filing for Bankruptcy Stop an Eviction?

Admin on February 3, 2023 Posted in Bankruptcy Law, Blog

Facing eviction can be a stressful and difficult experience. If you are considering filing for bankruptcy to stop an eviction, there are certain things you should know before making your decision. A bankruptcy attorney can help you understand the potential benefits of using bankruptcy to prevent an eviction. Get in touch with a Bay Area bankruptcy […]

How Long Does Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Take?

Admin on January 20, 2023 Posted in Bankruptcy Law, Blog

When it comes to filing for bankruptcy, the process can be daunting, especially when you do not understand how it works and have no idea what to expect in the coming days, weeks, and months. It is vital to have a thorough understanding of the filing process and know what happens after you file for […]

Pitfalls to Avoid When Filing for Bankruptcy

Admin on January 13, 2023 Posted in Bankruptcy Law, Blog

Filing for bankruptcy is a difficult and overwhelming decision to make. As you work through the process of filing, it is important to know what mistakes you should avoid. If you want to seek debt relief, contact a Bay Area bankruptcy attorney at the Law Offices of Melanie Tavare for legal advice. Melanie Tavare will help you […]

When Can You Start to Rebuild Credit After Bankruptcy?

Admin on January 6, 2023 Posted in Blog, Rebuilding Credit

Filing for bankruptcy can be a tough financial decision. It can also have a long-lasting impact on your credit rating, making it hard to open new lines of credit or qualify for a loan in the future. But that doesn’t mean you should give up. There are ways to rebuild your credit score even after […]

How Long Should You Wait After Incurring Debt to File for Bankruptcy?

Admin on December 30, 2022 Posted in Bankruptcy Law, Blog

The decision to file for bankruptcy is an important one, especially for those struggling with debt. When done correctly, it can help you get a fresh financial start and free you from the burden of debt. However, there are certain rules and regulations that must be followed when filing for bankruptcy to ensure that you […]

Maryland Court Questions When Debts are Incurred 

Admin on November 9, 2021 Posted in Bankruptcy Law, Blog

Pursuing Chapter 11 bankruptcy can prove to be an advantageous and appealing option for individuals as well as companies faced with a large amount of financial liabilities. Filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy both results in the placement of a bar on any pending legal action against a company and provides businesses with the chance to […]

Bankruptcy Court Finds “Critical Vendor” Label Provides No Insulation from Preference Claims

Admin on September 15, 2021 Posted in Bankruptcy News, Blog, Chapter 13 Bankruptcy, Chapter 7 Bankruptcy

In what could likely end up an influential ruling, a Delaware court recently held that securing a “critical vendor” status in Chapter 11 commercial bankruptcy case ultimately offers no defense in situations where the vendor later faces legal action for the recovery of preferential payments that the debtor recoups shortly before bankruptcy. The Role of […]

Third Circuit Issues Notice of Publication Decision in Bankruptcy Case

Admin on June 15, 2021 Posted in Bankruptcy News, Blog

One fundamental aspect of bankruptcy law is that debtors can receive new starts on establishing good credit after emerging from the bankruptcy process. A company’s capacity to discharge liabilities is one of the primary motivators for pursuing protection under Chapter 11 bankruptcy. Consequently, it should come as no surprise that ensuring necessary steps are taken […]

New Bankruptcy Relief Options Introduced by 2021 Federal Appropriations Act 

wpadmin on January 15, 2021 Posted in Bankruptcy Law, Blog, COVID19

A new Consolidated Appropriations Act was signed into law at the end of December 2020. Among its thousands of pages, it includes several new bankruptcy provisions for businesses in what is referred to as the Economic Aid to Hard-Hit Small Businesses, Nonprofits, and Venues Act. Additional bankruptcy relief provisions are located in a miscellaneous section […]