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14 04, 2015

Friends of JCDS Volunteer Day

2017-07-17T20:56:37+00:00 By |General Law Blog|

Friends of JCDS Volunteer Day On Friday we volunteered through the Johnson County Bar Association to help the Friends of JCDS at one of the homes selected to be on their upcoming Homes Tour. It was a beautiful day to be outside doing some yard work! Together with other members of the Bar over 350 [...]

30 05, 2014

2014 Food From The Bar Campaign Results

2017-07-17T20:56:39+00:00 By |General Law Blog|

In April we, once again, participated in the annual Food From The Bar Campaign. This statewide food drive is organized by the Kansas Women Attorneys Association to encourage the legal community to fight hunger in Kansas. This year we raised donations for the Cross-Lines Community Food Pantry. There were also two exciting additions to the [...]

30 08, 2013

Pre-petition vs. Post-petition Debt

2017-10-20T17:29:37+00:00 By |Bankruptcy FAQ, Basics, Debts|

What does Pre-petition vs. Post-petition debt mean in a Bankruptcy? Pre-petition debt is all debt that you have incurred prior to your bankruptcy case being filed. You must list all of your Creditors and debt when you file bankruptcy. Pre-petition debt is the debt that we are expecting to be discharged as part of your [...]

2 05, 2012

Median Income Levels Increase Making Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 Bankruptcy More Obtainable In Kansas And Missouri

2017-07-17T20:56:52+00:00 By |Bankruptcy Law Blog|

What does a rise in Median Income Levels mean to you? Starting May 1, 2012 the Median Income Levels went up in Kansas and Missouri. In addition the IRS National Standard Deductions changed. If you have been considering filing for Bankruptcy this means that you may be more likely to qualify for a Chapter 7 [...]

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 05, 2011

In Step In Shape

2017-07-17T20:57:06+00:00 By |General Law Blog|

We had a wonderful time yesterday at In Step In Shape Walk & Expo hosted by the Johnson County Parks and Rec 50+ department.  The event took place at the Mahaffie Stagecoach Stop and Farm in their lovely Heritage Center.  Tim Talbott presented a wonderful historical interpretation and video covering the history of the Mahaffie [...]

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