Goodman Law Firm, P.A.

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Bankruptcy Case History

Loan Modifications and Bankruptcy

It sounds like a good idea.  You just send in some basic paperwork to the Loss Mitigation Department and in 60 – 90 days, you will have your mortgage loan modified. Oh, and by the way, the mortgage company will stay the foreclosure sale on your property while they review the modification package.  Great! Maybe you won’t have to file for […]

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Lumb v. Cimenian – Violations of the Discharge Injunction

Under 11 U.S.C. § 524, the Bankruptcy Court provides debtors with protection from creditors whose debts have been discharged.  Once a debtor is granted a discharge from his debts, the discharge injunction precludes any creditors from doing any act to collect, recover or offset the discharged debt.  There are stiff penalties for violations of the discharge injunction because […]

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