Monthly Archives: June 2012

What Is The 341 Meeting of Creditors

Posted on Jun 27, 2012 in Bankruptcy, Bankruptcy Information, Chapter 13, Chapter 7, Illinois, Wisconsin

  So you filed for bankruptcy and now learn that you are required to attend a “Creditor’s Meeting,” […]

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How Long Does Bankruptcy Take from Start to Finish?

Posted on Jun 22, 2012 in Bankruptcy, Bankruptcy Information, Bankruptcy procedures

Every bankruptcy can take a different amount of time, but for each chapter of bankruptcy, we can usually […]

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Attorneys Can Be Punished Too

Posted on Jun 21, 2012 in Bankruptcy, Wisconsin

Debtors who make serious omissions or lies on their bankruptcy schedules can face angry judges, trustees, and attorneys.  […]

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Tax Foreclosures and Chapter 13 Bankruptcy

Posted on Jun 13, 2012 in Bankruptcy, Chapter 13, Foreclosure - Saving Your Home, Real Estate, Wisconsin

Suppose you own your home or a rental property and don’t pay the real estate taxes on time.  […]

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The Truth About Best Buy

Posted on Jun 12, 2012 in Bankruptcy, Chapter 7, Illinois, Life After Bankruptcy, Wisconsin

  Best Buy is a fun place to shop.  It has lots of gadgets, gifts, and games for […]

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Involved in a Divorce? Tell Your Attorney EVERYTHING About Your Home and Finances

Posted on Jun 11, 2012 in Bankruptcy Information, Real Estate

If there is one breed of attorney that is always criticized, it’s a divorce attorney.  Nearly every lawyer […]

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Southeast Wisconsin Foreclosures Increase in May 2012: Lakelaw is Not Surprised

Posted on Jun 5, 2012 in Foreclosure - Saving Your Home, Mortgage Foreclosure Defense, Mortgage Modifications, Real Estate, Wisconsin

If you live in Kenosha, Racine, or Milwaukee County, you may see more of these signs.  According to […]

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Changes to the MMM Program Coming Soon!

Posted on Jun 5, 2012 in Chapter 13, Foreclosure - Saving Your Home, Mortgage Foreclosure Defense, Mortgage Modifications, Real Estate, Wisconsin

Not content to rest on its laurels, the Eastern District of Wisconsin’s Mortgage Modification Mediation (MMM) Program has […]

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Don’t Have Two Bankruptcies Open At The Same Time!

Posted on Jun 1, 2012 in Bankruptcy, Bankruptcy Information, Bankruptcy Legislation, Bankruptcy procedures, Chapter 11, Chapter 13

An e-mail recently circulated from another state.  It asked what might happen in a case that had just […]

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