Critical Case Comment – Hamm v. Shinn (In re Hamm), 2007 WL 5582058 (Bankr. M.D. Tenn. December 19, 2007)

Hamm v. Shinn (In re Hamm), 2007 WL 5582058 (Bankr. M.D. Tenn. December 19, 2007)

The existence of any grounds, other than the filing of a bankruptcy, which justifies the termination of a Chapter 13 debtor by a private employer precludes an action for bankruptcy discrimination under § 525.

Summary of the Case

Pamela Hamm filed a petition under Chapter 13 in July of 2005. Two years later, she was employed by Brentwood Cleaners as a customer . . .

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