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Understanding the Basics of Bankruptcy and Bankruptcy Terminology

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December 14, 2018
1:00 pm ET (12 pm CT, 11 am MT, 10 am PT)
1 hour 30 minutes
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Get a foundational understanding of the basic concepts of bankruptcy so that you can navigate the complexities of bankruptcy with ease.

Over the last 15 months, through March of 2014, over 1,310, 640 bankruptcy cases were filed throughout the United States. Most of these filings were cases under Chapter 7, 11 and 13 of the Bankruptcy Code. Bankruptcy can provide individuals and entities with a fresh start. It provides a mechanism for liquidating assets to pay debts and, in Chapter 11 and 13 cases, provides for orderly distributions structured through repayment plans. This topic is intended to provide you with a basic understanding of commonly used bankruptcy terminology, brief overview of bankruptcy court structure, chapters and proceedings. It will describe the automatic stay imposed under Section 362 of the Bankruptcy Code and exceptions to the stay. It will describe how debts are discharged and available complaints and objections discharge and dischargeability of claims. Finally, it will describe how claims are commonly treated under the Bankruptcy Code.

Learning Objectives

  • You will be able to identify types of bankruptcies.
  • You will be able to discuss the automatic stay.
  • You will be able to explain discharge of debts.
  • You will be able to discuss the treatment of claims.

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