202003.24
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CORONAVIRUS PUBLIC EMERGENCY ACTIVATION OF CONTINUITY OF OPERATIONS PLAN

UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT CENTRAL DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA ORDER OF THE CHIEF JUDGE 20-042 WHEREAS, the President of the United States has declared a national emergency in response to the outbreak of COVID-19, also known as the “Coronavirus;” WHEREAS, the Governor of the State of California has declared a state of emergency in response to…

201801.20
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How Long Does Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Take in Riverside, California?

The causes of debt problems are as varied as the people who experience them. Job loss and unexpected medical bills are frequent factors. You may be considering bankruptcy as an option. Whether filed as a Chapter 7 liquidation or a Chapter 13 repayment plan, a bankruptcy case will be completed upon the issuance of a…

201801.16
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Which California Bankruptcy Exemption System Should I Use?

When a person files a Chapter 7 bankruptcy petition, the federal Bankruptcy Code requires that he or she must surrender assets to the bankruptcy trustee. The trustee, in turn, liquidates the assets in this so-called bankruptcy “estate” and distributes the proceeds to creditors. However, the accepted intent of the Code is to rehabilitate and not…

201801.02
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Your Pension in Bankruptcy in Santa Ana, California

By and large, Americans are spenders, not savers. Nowhere is this more clearly shown than in studies regarding the typical amount we have saved for retirement. An ever-shrinking minority, whether employed in the private or public sector, people have “defined benefit plans” (“pensions”) on which to rely. As for the rest, though, despite the creation…

201712.16
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Newlyweds and Bankruptcy

With couples tending to delay marriage until their late 20s and beyond, it has become common for them to bring existing financial and household assets to the relationship. The resulting decisions, while not always easy, tend to revolve around things such as whose furniture to keep and whether to open a joint bank account. Sometimes,…

201712.16
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When Chapter 7 Bankruptcy is Better Than Chapter 13 Bankruptcy

Though a downward trend in foreclosures in 2017 has been positive news for many American homeowners, a significant number still struggle to make mortgage payments on homes in which they have little or no equity. According to real estate intelligence firm RealtyTrac, foreclosure rates remain well above pre-2008 levels. While mortgage servicers have legally-imposed obligations…