The Philadelphia Association of Paralegals Bankruptcy Committee will be hosting a Lunch-and-Learn on Friday, April 10th at 12.15 p.m., at Dunne Law Offices, P.C., 1515 Market Street, Suite 1200, Philadelphia, PA 19102. Stephen M. Dunne, Esq. will be presenting an overview of Chapter 7 & Chapter 13 Bankruptcy. The meeting will discuss why people file for bankruptcy; the various costs involved; mandatory credit counseling; the bankruptcy petition; the automatic stay; the 341 meeting of creditors; and the bankruptcy discharge. The Dunne Law Offices, P.C. will provide lunch and caffeinated refreshments to ensure no one falls asleep while we discuss the bankruptcy code.
Three of the most common errors that cause you to lose property in Bankruptcy. If you make any of these mistakes, you will lose property, time, or spend hundreds of dollars you don’t need to spend: Mistake Number One: Failure To List All Your Assets.You are required by the Court to list all of your assets. Under the bankruptcy code you are allowed to keep a certain amount of property. All of the rest of your property is turned over to the Bankruptcy Trustee as an asset to pay your creditors. You can also be charged with Bankruptcy Fraud as