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If a recovey agency has a court order to take possession of

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If a recovey agency has a court order to take possession of a specific item, can a filling of bankruptcy stop the recovery?


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A bankruptcy filing if done before the taking of the property will stop all collections,


a bankruptcy filling gives the debtor an automatic stay, which prohibits any collections or garnishments of a debtors property without court permission.

Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Is the agency required to give a prior notice before taking the property?

typically they would have to provide notice, however if you file a bankruptcy, the debtor has to provide notice to them of the filling to stop any collections.
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