Q: 2018 May court awarded plaintiff 4500 dollars, Defendant appealed May 2018, deposited 4500 circuit court. Bankruptsy
2018 May court awarded plaintiff 4500 dollars, Defendant appealed May 2018, deposited 4500 circuit court for appeal, Defendant filed Bankruptcy July 2020, Discharged Aug 2020. Funds still on deposit and no date set for the appeal. Plaintiff not notified as debtor. Is award for plaintiff set aside still retrievable or is this considered a debt, even though paid to circuit court until a successful appeal by defendant.
If part of debt discharged, what happens to funds in circuit court?
The first thing you need is a lawyer; however, you should probably either pursue the appeal or file a motion for remission of the funds to you. i am not a TN lawyer, so go find one!
A: The money is property of the bankruptcy estate.
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