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A debtor (a rogue patent attorney my company is suing for

A debtor (a rogue patent attorney my company is suing for fraud) filed a 11th hour ch. 13 petition the night before our fraud trial was set to start.He just filed his final schedule with the bankruptcy court and I have lost count of the number of lies and omissions he has on his finalschedule.For example, he cited that he grossed $140K in 2014 but we have bank statements and his deposition testimony from our fraud lawsuit against him where he confirmed that he actually grossed well over $400K (didn't pay any taxes on that money either).Does every lie count as a single fraud act or would all 30+ of his lies/omissions count as a single act....we are trying to get a sense of how serious this bankruptcy fraud situation might be for him.

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For a bankruptcy attorney. Let's say a person contracted

For a bankruptcy attorney. Hello, Let's say a person contracted with a business, and the business has filed bankruptcy. The business' bankruptcy attorney contacted the person and notified them that the business will be distributing the remains of its inventory to all affected persons under contract. The person responded to the bankruptcy attorney and stated yes, they would like to receive the inventory items. But then the attorney arranged for direct contact between the bankrupt business and the person. Well, the business owner penned a vitriolic email, attacking the person and stating the person can only pick up the inventory items when the person pays the business owner a certain amount, which is less than $50. (Background: A few years ago the person pointed out numerous contract violations, and in response the business owner "revised" his accounting records and launched a bilious attack. Please assume for the sake of argument that the person is right and the business owner indeed defaulted in several contractual areas, as was done to others as noted in internet postings.) Several questions. First, was it proper for the bankruptcy attorney to put the business in direct contact with the person?

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I have a warrant in debt hearing scheduled for 1/5/17 that

I have a warrant in debt hearing scheduled for 1/5/17 that was taken out on a debtor on 12/5/16. The Debtor filed Chapter 7 on 12/27/16 which I received notice on 12/31/16. Does the hearing need to be stayed now?

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Does a motion for protective order automatically stay a

Does a motion for protective order automatically stay a deposition in bankruptcy courtJA: What state are you in? And has anything been officially filed?Customer: Colorado. Yes motion for protective order filed Deposition notice Jan 11JA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: Not to my knowledgeJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: Just it's a bankruptcy in Federal Court, creditor trying to drag debtor 100 miles

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My wife and I own S-corporation in California. We owe about

Hello,My wife and I own S-corporation in California.We owe about $50,000 for tax money but we want to file a bankruptcy because we cannot pay this debt.What is our responsibility?

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Texas Atty

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I require assistance filing out documents for Bankruptcy

i require assistance filing out documents for Bankruptcy court. I do not want an attorney is there other ways to have documents filled out properly to prevent pending foreclosure...chapter 13....? thank you, ***** ***** to put a stay on foreclosure action and prove the debt collector is not a Creditor nor do they have a contract with i. and sue them for damaging my credit and privacy - i never authorized them to use my SS# ***** publish on my credit report-

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We just got this from one company, they have an opened

We just got this from one company, they have an opened invoice of about $17,000.00 what should we do?Choxi.com, Inc. - Debtor's Motion Pursuant to Sections 105(A), 332 and 363 of the Bankruptcy Code [Docket No. 11], Declaration of Tracy L. Klestadt [Docket No. 12] and Order to ShowCauseScheduling Hearing on Shortened Notice [Docket No. 14]On December 5, 2016, the Debtor filed a voluntary petition for Choxi.com, Inc. (the “Debtor”) in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York (Case No. 16-13131) seeking relief under the provisions of Chapter 11 of the United States Bankruptcy Code.Rust Consulting/Omni Bankruptcy is providing you with a copy of the attached document(s):Debtor's Motion Pursuant to Sections 105(a), 332 and 363 of the Bankruptcy Code and Bankruptcy Rules 2002 and 6004 (A) for an Order (i) Approving License Agreement with Stalking Horse Bidder on an Interim Basis, (ii) Scheduling Bid Procedures Hearing and (iii) Directing the Appointment of a Consumer Privacy Ombudsman, (B) for an Order (i) Approving Bid Protections, (ii) Approving Bid Procedures, (iii) Scheduling an Auction and Final Hearing and (iv) Approving the Form and Manner of Notice Thereof and (C) for an Order Approving License Agreement on a Final Basis or Sale to Successful Bidder Free and Clear of all Liens, Claims and Encumbrances [Docket No. 11]· Declaration of Tracy L. Klestadt Pursuant to Local Bankruptcy Rule 9077-1 in Support of Order to Show Cause Scheduling Hearing on Shortened Notice [Docket No. 12]Order to Show Cause Scheduling Hearing on Shortened Notice on the Debtor's Motion Pursuant to Sections 105(a), 332 and 363 of the Bankruptcy Code and Bankruptcy Rules 2002 and 6004 (A) for an Order (i) Approving License Agreement with Stalking Horse Bidder on an Interim Basis, (ii) Scheduling Bid Procedures Hearing and (iii) Directing the Appointment of a Consumer Privacy Ombudsman, (B) for an Order (i) Approving Bid Protections, (ii) Approving Bid Procedures, (iii) Scheduling an Auction and Final Hearing and (iv) Approving the Form and Manner of Notice Thereof and (C) for an Order Approving License Agreement on a Final Basis or Sale to Successful Bidder Free and Clear of all Liens, Claims and Encumbrances [Docket No. 14]

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I have the following debts: 42,000 student loan (Feds)

I have the following debts:42,000 student loan (Feds)14,000 car loan12,000 signature loan26,000 credit cardsI've been unemployed 5 monthsAssets:22,000 in pension account600 in Series e savings bonds2000 in stock and bonds account3200 in 401k1000 cashI do receive 1,900 in unemployment benefits a month but that will run out in 2 monthsIs it as hopeless as I feel it is? Should I file for bancruptcy now?

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My company sued a person (lawyer) for fraud back in February

My company sued a person (lawyer) for fraud back in February of this year and we had a trial date set for this week. The day before trial, the defendant filed a chapter 13 petition. As part of his petition, he lied about how much debt he has (we know this from the evidence and his testimony in our case to date) and he also did not disclose the existence of our fraud lawsuit against him to the bankruptcy court.The meeting of creditors is set for mid Jan. 2017...are we allowed to reach out to the trustee and let him know the facts that show he filed a fraudulent petition?

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