From the Editor’s Desk - Conversion and Dismissal

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Consumer Financial Protection Bureau And Florida Attorney General Obtain $27.7 Million Judgment Against Foreclosure Relief Scam Companies

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau And Florida Attorney General Obtain $27.7 Million Judgment Against Foreclosure Relief Scam Companies Court Enters Judgment Against Hoffman Law Group and Affiliates for Deceiving Consumers and Collecting Illegal Advance Fees; Individuals Involved to Auction Jewelry, Watches to Pay Redress

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 29, 2015

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From the Editor’s Desk - Conversion and Dismissal

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Joe Lee Obituary: Joe Lee’s Obituary by the Lexington Herald-Leader

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Welp, Wellness is Decided . . . A HUGE Victory For The Bankruptcy System

Parties may consent to bankruptcy court hearing Stern claims. There was likely a collective sigh of relief by many bankruptcy attorneys and judges as a result of the majority decision of the Supreme Court in Wellness International Network, Ltd. v. Sharif, decided May 26. In an opinion by Justice Sotomayor, the majority held that . . . → Read More: Welp, Wellness is Decided . . . A HUGE Victory For The Bankruptcy System

Small Business Retirement Plan Penalty Relief Expires Soon

You still have time to file retirement plan tax returns for your small business. Under the IRS special penalty relief program, you can avoid stiff penalties for filing late. However, you must act soon. Here are some key points you should know about this program:

Late Filing Penalties. Plan administrators and sponsors who fail . . . → Read More: Small Business Retirement Plan Penalty Relief Expires Soon

Supreme Court Decides Charles E. Harris, III, Petitioner v. Mary K. Viegelahn, Chapter 13 Trustee

No. 14-400 (Certiorari to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit)

Issue: Whether, when a debtor in good faith converts a bankruptcy case to Chapter 7 after confirmation of a Chapter 13 plan, undistributed funds held by the Chapter 13 trustee are refunded to the debtor (as the Third Circuit held in . . . → Read More: Supreme Court Decides Charles E. Harris, III, Petitioner v. Mary K. Viegelahn, Chapter 13 Trustee

From the Editor’s Desk - Curing Mortgage Arrearage

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