Kurt OKeefe

Mortgage Reaffirmation in Chapter 7 Bankruptcy

Recent bankruptcy court decisions support the position that reaffirming a residential mortgage is malpractice. Unless the mortgage company is changing the terms to favor your client, do not reaffirm…more
| Bankruptcy

Mortgage Reaffirmation in Chapter 7 Bankruptcy

Recent bankruptcy court decisions support the position that reaffirming a residential mortgage is malpractice. Unless the mortgage company is changing the terms to favor your client, do not reaffirm…more
| Bankruptcy

Reaffirming Mortgages in Chapter 7

Reaffirming mortgages in Chapter 7 does not make sense, unless the mortgage company is changing the terms of the mortgage to the benefit of the debtor. Recent cases support this this position, a Virginia court declined to…more
| Bankruptcy

Chapter 11 Retainer Agreement

Chapter 11 bankruptcy retainer agreement, for individuals or corporations. This sets out the client obligations and what the attorney will do, and will not do, and the costs. What time will be billed is spelled out, so…more
| Bankruptcy
In Re: Zaporski,

Amended Opinion

Bankruptcy Court Opinion on U. S. Trustee 707 motion to dismiss, the Trustee having objected to single debtor deducting costs for 2 vehicles, and deducting costs for paid for vehicles, and for 401k loan repayments. Though Court…more
| Bankruptcy
In Re: Zaporski,

Debtor's Brief in opposition to U. S. Trustee motion to dismiss

First published case out of Detroit bankruptcy court on new issues under 2005 changes to 707. Single debtor, had two paid for vehicles. U. S. Trustee challenged taking ownership expense for more than one vehicle, and for any…more
| Bankruptcy
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  • Debtor/Creditor
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