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Great news for struggling businesses

The COVID-19 Bankruptcy Relief Extension Act of 2021 was signed this week.  This law extends the $7,500,000 debt cap for businesses under the Small Business Reorganization Act of 2019 (SBRA).  The extension will last for one additional year, to March 27, 2022. The Act...

Why Did I Create a Corporation (or an LLC)?

Clients often ask me this question. They were instructed to operate their business as either a corporation or a limited liability company (LLC), and were led to believe that they would not have liability for the debts which the entity might incur. Photo by Matthias...

Settlement Proposals can be Tricky

A Plaintiff sued a collector under the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act for sending him a letter in an effort to collect a debt he claimed he did not owe. The envelope containing the letter revealed a bar code which contained some of the Plaintiff’s personal...

Bankruptcy Successes

We were opposed to government bailouts during the great recession. Bankruptcy works, and we believe the system would have taken care of itself. Our beliefs are bolstered by recent bankruptcy news, in which three well-known debtors have emerged from bankruptcy to...

Accidents are not intentional.

They are unintentional mishaps, usually occurring because of negligence. Negligence claims, such as personal injury suits, can be won if the injured party can prove that the driver who cause the accident, called the tortfeasor, had a duty and breached that duty, which...