It really depends if you signed as a guarantor of the bills, or did you not sign anything. Ask them for proof that you signed as a guarantor before you make anymore payments. Also remember that being a power of attorney does not automatically make you liable.
First, you should be speaking with your counsel, if you have one. If you did not use Counsel, please check that you used the proper exemption (don't know if GA uses Federal or State-check with a lawyer) so that the funds in the account are exempt and the Trustee will not take it. If you...Read more »
You do not indicate if you are being sued civilly or criminally. You may qualify for a public defender for a criminal matter but not a civil matter. If it is a civil matter, just turn the papers over to your insurance company which should provide you with counsel. If criminal, ask the court for a...Read more »
I was arrested 10 years ago In NY when I was 22 , and i understand my conviction was conditional discharge, I wanted to know if there is anyway I can get it expunged or pardoned in any way, I have noticed that I have applied for many govt jobs and have been turned down do to my criminal background,... Read more »
I asked the student to collaborate with me to write up an article and submit it to an educational journal. She said it was her property and no, she didn't want me to use her idea. There was a similar lesson online. I researched the idea and elaborated greatly. Does she have the right to... Read more »
Under the Stimulus Package, in Section 1113(b), Congress has decided that these Stimulus payments to the American people should not count against them, when it comes to bankruptcy. As such, in the Stimulus Package, Congress is amending the Bankruptcy Code as follows: “[e]xclusion from Current...Read more »
Under the Stimulus Package, in Section 1113(b), Congress has decided that these stimulus payments to the American people should not count against them when it comes to bankruptcy. As such, in the Stimulus Package, Congress is amending the Bankruptcy Code as follows: “[e]xclusion from Current...Read more »
Here is what you should think about: The State makes a law and then the town writes a law that changes or is in conflict with the State Law. Example: State Law is that Cell Phones cant be used while driving anywhere. County or Municipality writes a law that says in our town you can use your cell...Read more »
If your bankruptcy was discharged, meaning an order of discharge was entered and usually closed after its entry, then the trustee cant reopen to take stimulus check. ALSO, it is a post petition asset, so it should be no issue
I'm in the process of starting Chapter 7 and will be receiving help from nonprofit organization that provides legal services to low income individuals. I was assigned a lawyer but because of COVID-19 was not able to meet and give the packet of information they sent me to him. Another... Read more »
As a bankruptcy attorney I can tell you this, your stimulus check in a chapter 7 according to the Cares act and stimulus act is not considered income for the means test under chapter 7. Further being that you have engaged counsel, meaning you have signed a retainer with him, we recommend that you...Read more »
As far as I know, the statute is still in effect.. the statute reads as follows: No person shall operate a bicycle unless it is equipped with a bell or other device capable of giving a signal audible for a distance of at least one hundred feet, except that a bicycle shall not be equipped with nor...Read more »
My partner never filed the tax return for those years. I believe IRS filed substitute returns and the income taxes owed for each year were assessed a while ago. Do I need to file returns for those years before filing bankruptcy?
Going to answer two ways, as you did not indicate if you are in a Chapter 7 or 13
Chapter 7, there is nothing to do, except the 2nd Credit Counseling Course, if not done, and await your discharge. Remember do not touch any exempted assets unless and until the Trustee reports No...Read more »
Yes, you probably can, but I can not say that it is a good idea, because you do not put enough information down. Such as, do you own any REAL property (such as house) as that would affect the type of bankruptcy you would file. Please speak with a qualified bankruptcy attorney in your jurisdiction.
Your spouse would be involved to the extent that you are required to show what his wages have been for the past 6 months as the Means Test requires you to show evidence of the household income. This will determine if you can file a Chapter 7 or Chapter 13.
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