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If I have a pending workers comp. or persnal injury lawsuit

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If I have a pending worker's comp. or persnal injury lawsuit and I file bankruptcy, will it hurt the outcome of my law suit
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Bankruptcy Law
Expert:  Ellen replied 7 years ago.

Thank you for your question.

Your personal injury lawsuit or workers compensation action would be considered an asset in your bankruptcy. Upon filing your bankruptcy petition, the trustee in bankruptcy would take over your case and apply any receipts for the benefit of creditors

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