Lawsuits and Judgments

If you have been served with lawsuits or judgments, take action as soon as possible. For resources that can help with defending a lawsuit before a judgment is entered, see our Debt Lawsuit/Judgment Defense Page. Updated May 2020 What Can a Creditor Do to Me if the Creditor Takes a Judgment in the Lawsuit? [...]

2021-03-03T22:43:09+00:00January 28th, 2014|Bankruptcy General Topic|

Void Judgments Against Homestead

Occasionally, a debtor has a judgment that has already been enrolled in the land records and attached to his homestead. While a creditor generally cannot take a homestead and force a sale to pay the judgment, the judgment is attached to the homestead, clouding the title and accruing interest. Bankruptcy may be used to [...]

2021-01-14T17:03:58+00:00January 28th, 2014|Chapter 7 Bankruptcy|
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