Bankruptcy FAQ

30 11, 2011

Debtor’s Duties : Part II : Do I Have To List ALL Of My Assets and Liabilities in Kansas?

2017-10-20T17:41:31+00:00 By |Bankruptcy FAQ, Case Procedures|

Yes! When you file your Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 Bankruptcy case in Kansas and/or Missouri you will have to list EVERYTHING! As was discussed in Debtor’s Duties : Part I, Debtors have a responsibility to the Court – such as listing ALL their creditors when filing their bankruptcy case. In this series of blogs, [...]

23 09, 2011

Who Is a Bankruptcy Trustee?

2017-10-20T17:25:01+00:00 By |Bankruptcy FAQ, Trustee|

Bankruptcy cases are overseen by the U.S. Trustee Program, which is a part of the Department of Justice.  The U.S. Trustee program oversees the administration of bankruptcy cases throughout the United States.  The states are divided into 21 regions.  The state of Kansas is included in Region 20, with the regional office located in Wichita, [...]

4 08, 2011

Why Do I Have To Take A Credit Counseling Course Before I File My Bankruptcy?

2017-10-20T17:33:04+00:00 By |Bankruptcy FAQ, Case Procedures|

Credit Counseling Requirements Before Filing For Personal Bankruptcy In Kansas City As part of the Bankruptcy Abuse Prevention and Consumer Protection Act of 2005, before you file for bankruptcy relief, you must take a credit counseling course. This is a onetime class which you may take over the phone, online or in person. The certificate [...]

25 07, 2011

What Is A 341 Meeting Of Creditors And What Can I Expect At My Bankruptcy Hearing?

2017-10-20T17:33:37+00:00 By |Bankruptcy FAQ, Case Procedures|

Expect your Kansas City Bankruptcy Attorneys to continue to guide you through the Bankruptcy process -- You will be fully prepared to meet with the Kansas Bankruptcy Trustee assigned to your Bankruptcy case! After your bankruptcy case has been electronically filed in Kansas, a 341 meeting (Meeting of Creditors) will be scheduled. This meeting will [...]

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