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If a debtor lists her apartment lease contract on Schedule

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If a debtor lists her apartment lease contract on Schedule G, is the landlord notified of the debtor's bankruptcy petition, even if she is not listing the landlord as a creditor or for anything else on the petition?
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Bankruptcy Law
Expert:  cfortunato replied 5 years ago.
Hi JACustomer,
If, and only if, the debtor is behind on the rent, that debt also gets listed on Schedule F (unsecured creditors). Otherwise, the lease and landlord get listed on Schedule G only.

I think this is what you wanted to know. If not, please let me know.
Thank you.
Customer: replied 5 years ago.
So if only listed on Schedule G, then the landlord is not notified of the bankruptcy?
Expert:  cfortunato replied 5 years ago.
That is correct - if not listed as a creditor, the landlord will not be notified of the Bankruptcy filing.
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