Can I Give/Sell/Deed This Property To . . . .

Whenever someone has some property and too much debt, they want to know how they can protect the property from creditors.  The general rule is that you can use exemptions.  But sometimes, the property does not fit into an exemption category or it exceeds the allowed exemption.  Your first instinct may be to sell the property or to give it … Continue reading »

Amending Bankruptcy Schedules

All good bankruptcy lawyers will tell you that it is absolutely critical for a debtor’s petition to be accurate and complete when it is filed with the court.  This is because of the very high penalties attached to filing an incomplete, inaccurate, or misleading bankruptcy petition.  These penalties include dismissal with prejudice to refiling, denial of the discharge, and even … Continue reading »