What You Need to Know About Filing for Bankruptcy in California

2018-08-23T18:47:07+00:00June 19th, 2018|

While bankruptcy laws are governed by federal statutes, they are implemented on a state level. Each state may have its own regulations concerning bankruptcy procedures, which is why it is important to work with a bankruptcy lawyer who understands California's state requirements. The following will [...]

Assets You Should Not Transfer Prior to Bankruptcy

2018-08-23T18:47:07+00:00May 8th, 2018|

Though the stigma it once had has all but disappeared, bankruptcy can still leave debtors making desperate moves in a last ditch effort to protect their assets. Unfortunately, as any proper bankruptcy lawyer will tell you, moving assets prior to filing for bankruptcy could end [...]

How to Rebound from Bankruptcy

2018-08-23T18:47:07+00:00March 14th, 2018|

Filing for bankruptcy has become commonplace in the United States in the last several years. While it is not something anyone is eager to do, it does not carry the stigma it once did. Although this is often the best option to wipe the slate [...]

How Do Businesses Go Bankrupt?

2018-08-23T18:47:07+00:00February 12th, 2018|

The financial crisis between 2007 and 2008 saw many businesses file for bankruptcy. However, hundreds of companies file every year for a litany of reasons. As a precaution, it is worth it for any entrepreneur to speak to a bankruptcy lawyer well before the risk [...]

Avoid These Mistakes That Can Bankrupt Your Business

2018-08-23T18:47:07+00:00December 11th, 2017|

Owning a business is more challenging than most people expect. Every decision you make has the potential to affect the bottom line, both short and long-term. Furthermore, the people you work with may not have the same vision for your business as you, or they [...]

How Does Bankruptcy Affect the Economy?

2017-11-06T23:39:39+00:00November 6th, 2017|

When an individual, business or corporation finds themselves overwhelmed by debt, they are faced with the option of bankruptcy. There are different types of bankruptcy, but they all involve finding ways for the floundering borrower to come to terms with the lenders. This may involve [...]

Bounce Back From Bankruptcy

2018-08-23T18:47:08+00:00October 9th, 2017|

Filing bankruptcy can give you the opportunity for a fresh financial start. Working with a knowledgeable bankruptcy lawyer such as Brent George can relieve pressure from creditors and stop garnishments or other collection activity. Once the bankruptcy is discharged, it’s time to rebuild credit and [...]