Monthly Archives: May 2012
Celebrity Bankruptcy Filings
Posted on May 31, 2012 in Bankruptcy
People who file bankruptcy are experiencing hard times. Often they worry that they will not be able to pick […]Read More
Lakelaw and Social Media
Posted on May 23, 2012 in Uncategorized
Lakelaw remains committed to serving our clients and protecting their confidentiality. That said, like many firms, we […]Read More
Mixed News From Report on Home Sales
Politicians, economists, and consumer advocates have been hoping for months that the housing market would improve. This, it […]Read More
Credit Unions and Cross Collateralization
Posted on May 21, 2012 in Bankruptcy
Credit unions are great to work with…unless you’re in bankruptcy. This is because of something known as cross […]Read More
If I File For Bankruptcy Relief, Can Creditors Take My Property?
The short answer: technically yes, but creditors almost never do. Most of our clients leave bankruptcy with everything they […]Read More
Bankruptcy is Bad….Unless You’re a Mortgage Servicer
Posted on May 14, 2012 in Uncategorized
Nobody comes to our office proud to be filing bankruptcy. Bankruptcy to many people evokes shame, financial […]Read More
Does the “Show Me the Note” Defense Work to Stop a Foreclosure?
Something we have seen a lot lately at Lakelaw is a failure of banks and their attorneys to follow […]Read More
Why is it So Expensive to File a Bankruptcy?
Lawyers, especially bankruptcy lawyers, are very aware of what is happening with the economy and how the average […]Read More
Will Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae Help Slow the Foreclosure Crisis?
Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae back over half of the nation’s mortgage loans. Because they were exempted […]Read More
I’ve Already Filed for Bankruptcy But I Need Financial Relief Again
Posted on May 3, 2012 in Uncategorized
People routinely come into our office concerned about filing a bankruptcy because they have filed for bankruptcy […]Read More