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| March 20, 2013

How Florida Bankruptcy Law Applies to Tax Refunds

Brandon, FL (Law Firm Newswire) March 20, 2013 – An estate in bankruptcy means any tax refund will likely become the property of the bankruptcy trustee. Many Floridians are looking forward to receiving an income tax refund from the federal…

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| November 12, 2012

Pro Se Divorce on the Rise

Brandon, FL (Law Firm Newswire) November 12, 2012 – Divorce courts these days are seeing a lot fewer lawyers—and a lot more spouses choosing to represent themselves, a practice known as pro se. However, family attorneys warn that saving money…

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| November 5, 2012

Debt Collection Practices Turn Debtors into Criminals

Brandon, FL (Law Firm Newswire) November 5, 2012 – Debtors’ prisons have been generally outlawed in the United States since the mid-19th century. Recent reports show that legal distinction becoming blurred. The Constitution of the State of Florida, Section 11,…

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| November 1, 2012

Bankruptcy and Student Loans: Demonstrating Hopelessness

Brandon, FL (Law Firm Newswire) November 1, 2012 – It may sound like an exercise in despair to publicly declare one’s financial situation hopeless, but that is just what some people are doing in an attempt to rid themselves of…

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| October 18, 2012

Fort Lauderdale, Florida Marina Files for Chapter 11

Brandon, FL (Law Firm Newswire) October 18, 2012 – Fort Lauderdale Boat Club Ltd., recently filed for Chapter 11; the Boat Club had in excess of a reported $13 million in assets, with an estimated $10 million in liabilities. Investors…

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| August 15, 2012

Changes Suggested to Student Loan Rules on Bankruptcy

Brandon, FL (Law Firm Newswire) August 15, 2012 – The newly-created United States Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) recommended to Congress that people be allowed to erase some of their student loan debt if they file for bankruptcy. However, even…

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