Will Bankruptcy Clear the Final Judgment?

Answer A "final judgment" is a written order signed by a judge at the end of a lawsuit. The final judgment makes a judicial determination of all issues in the lawsuit, which generally means the final judg... Read More »

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Can you file bankruptcy for a judgment against you?

A person has the choice of filing for bankruptcy protection under Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 of the bankruptcy code. A Chapter 7 bankruptcy discharges debt while a Chapter 13 bankruptcy requires you t... Read More »

Bankruptcy Judgment Questions?

When someone does not pay a bill as promised, the creditor has the legal right to pursue a civil judgment against that person. If the consumer loses the lawsuit, a judgment is entered, which can le... Read More »

Can you put a civil judgment on a bankruptcy?

On One Hand: Most May Be IncludedMany civil judgments are dischargeable in a bankruptcy. They include debts related to delinquent medical and credit card bills and judgments levied due to breached ... Read More »

How Do I List a Judgment on Bankruptcy Forms?

Bankruptcy is a concise area of law. For this reason, you need to be certain all forms and documents are completed correctly and submitted to the court in the proper format. You must be certain a... Read More »