Legislative Bankruptcy Updates & Find a Local Lawyer
Tap to Call - (877) 250-8242

Bankruptcy Legislative Updates

Read up on recent legislative updates about bankruptcy law.

No current news at this time.

Thinking about filing bankruptcy? Ask a sponsoring bankruptcy lawyer today (for free and with no obligation) if filing bankruptcy could help get you out of debt.

Free Case Evaluation

Bankruptcy laws had their last major revision in 2005 with the Bankruptcy Abuse Prevention and Consumer Protection Act (BAPCPA). Since then, some changes to the bankruptcy code have been proposed in Congress, such as changes to how mortgages and student loans are treated in bankruptcy court. However, no major legislation has been passed.

There are state-specific components to the bankruptcy process, such as exemptions to liquidation in Chapter 7 bankruptcy. Before filing bankruptcy, be sure to check to make sure you are familiar with the most up-to-date state statutes that will affect your case.

Tap to Call - (877) 250-8242

Copyright © 2018 MH Sub I, LLC. All rights reserved. ® Self-help services may not be permitted in all states. The information provided on this site is not legal advice, does not constitute a lawyer referral service, and no attorney-client or confidential relationship is or will be formed by use of the site. The attorney listings on this site are paid attorney advertising. In some states, the information on this website may be considered a lawyer referral service. Please reference the Terms of Use and the Supplemental Terms for specific information related to your state.Your use of this website constitutes acceptance of the "Terms & Conditions", "Supplemental Terms", "Privacy Policy" and "Cookie Policy."