TMI: Too Much Information

Practice Point: Just because it is an unsecured claim does not mean that it should be ignored. Review all claims for inappropriate violations and disclosure of personal identifiers! Keep track of serial violators for possible use in future requests for contempt and sanctions.

With all of the emphasis these days on transparency and the requirement for more and more information that must accompany a proof of claim, is there such a thing as T.M.I. [“too much information” for those of you who don’t text]? The answer . . .

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Chapter 13 Standing Trustee for the District of New Jersey, Newark Vicinage

Marie-Ann Greenberg is the Chapter 13 Standing Trustee for the District of New Jersey, Newark Vicinage. She received her J.D. in 1992 from New York School of Law and a B.A. in 1989 from State University of New York at Stony Brook. Prior to her appointment as the Chapter 13 Standing Trustee, Ms. Greenberg was the Supervising Shareholder of the Bankruptcy Practice Area for the law firm, Jersey Foreclosure Practice Area. Prior to her tenure with Fein, Such, Kahn & Shepard, Ms. Greenberg represented debtors in consumer bankruptcies at the Law Office of Nicholas Fitzgerald. She is a member of the New Jersey State Bar Association and served on the Lawyers Advisory Committee to the Board of Bankruptcy Judges for the District of New Jersey as Chair of the Ch. 13 Sub-Committee. In addition, Ms. Greenberg lectures for the Institute for Continuing Legal Education, NBI, NACTT, and at regional seminars.

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