- Child support, alimony, and other debts of this nature of support
- Debts for personal injury or death caused by driving while intoxicated or under the influence of drugs
- Student loans, although these may be dismissed if you can prove it would be an undue hardship for you to repay (See Student Loans)
- Any fines or penalties for violating the law, this includes traffic tickets and criminal restitution
- Any debts you could not discharge in a previous bankruptcy filing that was dismissed due to fraud
A lawsuit filed in the bankruptcy court which is related to the debtor’s bankruptcy case is called an Adversary Hearing. Examples are complaints to determine the dischargeability of a debt and complaints to determine the extent and validity of liens.
There is a lot to bankruptcy, so make sure you understand your options. Call the Cook Law Firm today to learn everything you need to know, and to get the best bankruptcy attorneys on your side.
Mortgage paperwork mess: Next housing shock?
(CBS News) If there was a question about whether we’re headed for a second housing shock, that was settled last week with news that home prices have fallen a sixth consecutive month. Values are nearly back to levels of the Great Recession. One thing weighing on the economy is the huge number of foreclosed houses.