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Bankruptcy – Preferential Transfers to Creditors

A creditor that receives a payment from an insolvent debtor should be aware that if the debtor files bankruptcy within 90 days, the payment might be subject to recovery for the bankruptcy estate. 203 more words


Leadership in a Nutshell

I was recently asked to summarize my personal philosophy on leadership. (Yes, it did occur to me that I have been writing blogs for two years trying to do just that . 512 more words



Divorce and bankruptcy often go hand-in-hand.  Many divorces are attributed to overwhelming financial debt, a job layoff by either party, or other significant reduction in income.   1,161 more words


Bankruptcy for the Non-Bankruptcy Lawyer

On October 14, presenters Christine Coers-Mitchell and Johnston Mitchell of Coers Mitchell Law LLC presented Bankruptcy for the Non-Bankruptcy Lawyer.  Topics included decoding “bankruptcy talk,” what to do if a bankruptcy filing occurs during litigation, how to settle a bankruptcy claim, how to handle divorce-related bankruptcy issues, strategies for creating “bankruptcy proof” agreements and transfers, and bankruptcy issues involving real property. 31 more words

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Business insolvencies continue to fall, despite increase in IVAs

New figures from the Insolvency Service show that some 3,539 companies in England and Wales entered insolvency in the third quarter of 2015 – a 4.4% drop on the previous quarter and 10.2% lower than the same period in 2014. 174 more words

“… or do i have to get someone to come over there and punch a #sunroof into your head?!” • #beth#LayTheFavourite#rebeccaHall

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