Bankruptcy

Can bankruptcy stop my eviction?

Filing bankruptcy to stop an eviction can be somewhat troublesome because most people including some attorneys do not entirely understand the laws around when a bankruptcy will stop an eviction. Now understanding evictions in bankruptcy requires a little bit of discussion about two important events in the eviction process. Number one is the lawsuit or…

What Happens if the Defendant Files Bankruptcy During my Personal Injury Case?

defendant in personal injury case files for bankruptcy

On occasion while we’re handling a personal injury case we will find that the defendant in that case has filed bankruptcy, what happens if you’re involved in a personal injury case and the defendant files bankruptcy? There’s several possibilities. One, let’s take a look at the situation where the defendant has an insurance policy. If…

How Statutes of Limitations Apply

A statute of limitations limits the amount of time available for certain legal actions to be taken. For a defendant, finding out that their statute of limitations period has passed is a huge relief. For a plaintiff, it can be the worst feeling in the world. Learn more from the following videos detailing what statutes…