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| February 17, 2016

Bankruptcy Attorney Reginald Osenton Remarks on Student Loan Discharges

Brandon, FL (Law Firm Newswire) February 17, 2016 – A pair of recent cases show bankruptcy courts may be increasingly receptive to discharging student loans. In December 2015, the 8th Circuit Bankruptcy Appellate Panel approved the discharge of 11 of…

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| February 8, 2016

Man Sentenced to Prison in Florida Bankruptcy and Foreclosure Scheme Says Brandon Bankruptcy Attorney O. Reginald Osenton

Brandon, FL (Law Firm Newswire) February 8, 2016 – Bankruptcy preparers who charge a fee to help with bankruptcy filings are getting into trouble with the law for providing legal advice. Bankruptcy law is complex, and even filling out the…

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| December 30, 2015

CFPB Finalizes Mortgage Disclosure Reforms

Brandon, FL (Law Firm Newswire) December 30, 2015 – The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau recently finalized a rule that overhauls the disclosures that mortgage lenders are required to make to borrowers. The rule, called “Know Before You Owe,” replaces four…

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| December 10, 2015

Florida is Slowest in Disbursing Federal Foreclosure Aid Funds

Brandon, FL (Law Firm Newswire) December 10, 2015 – A recent government report says Florida lags behind all other states in disbursing federal funds to families affected by the housing market crash. The Hardest Hit Fund, part of the Troubled…

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| October 28, 2015

Serial Bankruptcy Filers Blocked by Tampa Judges

Brandon, FL (Law Firm Newswire) October 28, 2015 – Those who repeatedly file bankruptcy in an effort to stop foreclosure on their homes may find their tactics thwarted in Tampa, Florida. Tampa area bankruptcy judges found that some people were…

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| September 30, 2015

Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Debtors in Bankruptcy Conversions

Brandon, FL (Law Firm Newswire) September 30, 2015 – A recent U.S. Supreme Court decision is good news for Chapter 13 bankruptcy filers who convert their cases to Chapter 7. Chapter 13 bankruptcy allows debtors with regular income to reorganize…

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