Monthly Archives: May 2009

How do I get my Wisconsin driver’s license reinstated after bankruptcy

Posted on May 18, 2009 in Uncategorized

Wisconsin has an online system to help you reinstate your driver’s license after suspension or revocation.     […]

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Can I get my Illinois driver’s license back through bankruptcy?

Posted on May 18, 2009 in Life After Bankruptcy

Cllients often ask – how can I get my driver’s license back after bankruptcy.  Thanks to our friends […]

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What is cash collateral?

Posted on May 13, 2009 in Chapter 11

If you are a business debtor in chapter 11, don’t even think about using cash collateral without consent of the bank or a cash collateral order approved and entered by the Bankruptcy Court.

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Can I pay back my mother before bankruptcy?

Posted on May 12, 2009 in Bankruptcy procedures

Payments of debt to insiders, like family members, within one year of bankruptcy, can be avoided by a bankruptcy trustee.

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What is a reaffirmation agreement?

Posted on May 10, 2009 in Bankruptcy procedures, BAPCPA, Chapter 13, Chapter 7

If you are buying something on credit, like a car or a house, this is called a secured debt. In bankruptcy, you need to make choices about your secured debt. Here’s a brief explanation of your options.

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Lakelaw Celebrates 10 Years of Service

Posted on May 2, 2009 in Uncategorized

May 1, 2009, marks ten years since Lakelaw opened its doors.  We started in a tiny one room […]

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I am paying 100% in my chapter 13? Must I pay 100% of my disposable income?

Posted on May 1, 2009 in Chapter 13

Lakelaw went to the mat for its client to win a contested confirmation, establishing new precedent, in a Chapter 13 case in Rockford, Illinois.

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