Lien Stripping Not Allowed in Chapter 7

House Chapter 7

Today, the U.S. Supreme Court determined that lien stripping is not allowed in Chapter 7 Bankruptcy cases, ending a practice that benefitted many homeowners in Florida. Bank of America v. Caulkett, 575 U.S. ___ (2015). In this case, the Debtor Read More …

Appellate Summaries: Gun control – Abramski v. United States, 2014 U.S. LEXIS 4170 (June 16, 2014)

ISSUE I: Under a federal statute, it is a crime to make a false statement to a federally licensed gun dealer about a fact “material to the lawfulness of the sale” of a gun.  Abramski purchased a gun from a Read More …

Is your Bank charging your employees fees for cashing your payroll checks without your knowledge?

Is your bank charging your employees to cash their payroll checks. Our firm discovered that Bank of America and other banks are charging between $5.00 to $10.00 to cash payroll checks when your employees who are not customers of the Read More …