Longtime Rutland attorney to admit filing false tax returns

Category: Bankruptcy Law
Published: Sunday, 21 May 2017
His practice focuses on bankruptcy law. The case against Canney was brought this week. A plea agreement was also submitted to the court at the same time.

Lawmakers Push Bill Allowing Student Debt to Be Discharged in Bankruptcy

Category: Bankruptcy Law
Published: Saturday, 20 May 2017
The huge student loan loophole in bankruptcy law, he continued, is hurting real people. Total student loan debt in the United States in 2016 reached a record level of $1.3 trillion dollars, Delaney said in citing data from the Federal Reserve Bank ...

US Supreme Court: National Collections Agency Not Wrong for Pursuing an Expired Debt

Category: Bankruptcy Law
Published: Friday, 19 May 2017
Justice Stephen Breyer wrote that the majority decision was justified because bankruptcy law doesn't technically bar collections agencies from claiming that expired debts can't still be paid off.

International Bank of Azerbaijan Seeks U.S. Court Protection

Category: Bankruptcy Law
Published: Thursday, 18 May 2017
If approved by a judge, chapter 15 would give the bank the benefits of U.S. bankruptcy law, including protections that halt lawsuits and otherwise prevent interference from creditors.