Q: I purchased a new roof from a store then filed chapter 7, is the warranty that came with the work no longer valid?
A: Have you read all relevant documents? Like the contract and the warranty.
Your bankruptcy attorney would be the best source of this information. From your question, it's not clear whether you're attempting to discharge debt to the store or have paid in full, how much time elapsed from your purchase to the bankruptcy filing, etc. Talk to the attorney who knows the details of your case.
*Kevin Chern is Managing Partner of UpRight Law, a national law firm with licensed attorneys providing bankruptcy and consumer legal services in all 50 states. He is an Illinois licensed attorney with 21 years of federal consumer bankruptcy and consumer protection law experience. This response is for informational purposes only and is not intended to be legal advice. For legal advice, consult an attorney licensed in your state with the appropriate expertise.
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