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Paying Employee Debt With a Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

By Kelley, Fulton & Kaplan |

If you are an employer and considering filing a Chapter 11, you should know that you have the right to pay prior employees or independent contractors their wages even if you file for bankruptcy. The debt of wages can be considered “priority” debts in a Chapter 11 bankruptcy if an employer ensures that they… Read More »

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Florida Wage Garnishment Laws

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A wage garnishment is a legal order from the court in favor of your creditor, which is sent to your employer.  If your employer receives this order from the court, they must give a portion of your wages directly to the creditor that you owe, prior to giving you the remaining amount of your… Read More »

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Payday Loans and Bankruptcy

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Payday loans can seem like an attractive option if you are struggling financially to make ends meet. However, getting quick money now can lead to substantial financial challenges later on, including being charged with possible fraud if you make the decision to file for bankruptcy. Understanding Payday Loans Payday loans are usually a service… Read More »

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Millennials and Bankruptcy

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There seems to be a distinct division in our society between “millennials” and other age groups as it relates to social media, employment and now even when it comes to bankruptcy. With student loan debt now exceeding $1.4 trillion in 2019, many students find themselves unable to pay their student loan debts after graduation…. Read More »

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COVID-19 Notice

By Kelley, Fulton & Kaplan |

In response to the health crisis associated with COVID-19, Kelley, Fulton & Kaplan, P.L. has implemented a strong business continuity plan and we are pleased to advise that all of our staff are presently working remotely. We are certain that this will allow for continuous client service and continued assistance to the legal community…. Read More »

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Understanding Common Bankruptcy Terms

By Kelley, Fulton & Kaplan |

If you are considering filing for bankruptcy, you may feel overwhelmed at all of the terminology used as you begin to research whether or not this process would be right for you financially. Understanding common bankruptcy terms can help you understand how the bankruptcy process may benefit you. The following are some common terms… Read More »

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Bankruptcy and Your Utilities

By Kelley, Fulton & Kaplan |

If you are considering bankruptcy, you likely are facing mountains of debt and expenses. You may be worried about the repossession of your car or that your home may go into foreclosure. While you are worried about those events that may be weeks or months away, a more pressing issue may be your utilities…. Read More »

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Listing Your Living Expenses During Bankruptcy

By Kelley, Fulton & Kaplan |

Part of the court’s job during the bankruptcy process is to determine what debts to discharge (Chapter 7 bankruptcy) or how to restructure your debts (Chapter 13 bankruptcy). As the court moves through this process, they must ask several questions regarding the debts of a person attempting to declare bankruptcy as well as the… Read More »

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