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New Illinois Bankruptcy Legal Questions & Answers

Can bankruptcy affect a theft claim?

Legally, a bankruptcy filing does not affect a theft claim--they are legally unrelated. Factually, …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 2 years ago

Can 2 people file bankruptcy together?

Two spouses can file a joint bankruptcy, but not any two other people. Two …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 3 years ago

Will I lose my business if I file for bankruptcy?

Thee is not enough information to answer your qustion. Critical issues or facts, which …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 3 years ago

What to do if I got a judgement against a former employer for back vacation pay by the state department of labor but then he filed bankruptcy?

Unfortunately, debts owed to employees/former employees for unpaid wages can be discharged--or eliminated--in bankruptcy, …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 3 years ago