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  • What Happens When Someone Drops Charges Against You?

    … criminal record if the charges on which you were arrested were later dropped. This is called having your record expunged. To have your record expunged means that any and all references to your arrest, including court records, records in the prosecuting attorney’s office, and any police department that participated in your arrest will be destroyed…

    Matthew Sharp/ The Law Office of Matthew D. Sharp- 24 readers -
  • Islip, NY Bankruptcy Attorney

    …. However, in some situations, bankruptcy may be the best option for you to start over with a clean slate. Some signs that bankruptcy may be the best debt relief solution for your household include the following: Your financial struggles are not due to temporary conditions but will likely persist if no steps are taken A substantial portion of your…

    Ronald D. Weiss, PC- 8 readers -
  • Morning Consult

    … — anonymity, cash rewards and communication with compliance officers — that make whistleblower programs work. Banking regulators should take a page from the the Office of the Whistleblower at the Securities and Exchange Commission, said Jordan Thomas, a former official in the SEC’s Enforcement Division who’s now chair of whistleblower representation…

    Due Diligence- 25 readers -
  • Debt Jubilee Brings End To Debt Threats

    … name. The last business cycle lasted 10 years because of the toxic mortgages that were sold en mass to many who could not afford them. Interestingly, a debtor is permitted to file bankruptcy One (1) time every Eight (8) years, which correlates to this “Debt Jubilee” put on by the Babylonians. The major holdup seems to be student loans. Student loan…

    Christine Kingston/ Los Angeles Bankruptcy Law Monitor- 26 readers -
  • Use Your Tax Refund to Help Your New Year’s Resolution

    … and financial future”. She encouraged people to evaluate their current debt and take action to eliminate bills that had become out of control. People with overwhelming debt need to seek the advice of an experienced consumer bankruptcy attorney to see if the debt can be dealt with through a chapter seven straight bankruptcy or chapter thirteen debt…

    Bradford Botes/ Bond and Botes- 32 readers -
  • A Clean Slate for the New Year

    … A Clean Slate for the New Year Posted on Jan 04, 2016 By Amy Tanner January 4, 2016 by Amy Tanner Happy New Year! Have you set your New Year’s resolutions yet? If you ended 2015 stressed and struggling with debt, why not resolve to relieve that stress in the coming 365 days and start a clean slate with your credit and financial future. First…

    Amy Tanner/ Bond and Botes- 35 readers -
  • What are Unsecured and Secured Loans?

    … Every week our office receives multiple phone calls from Georgian families and residents who have fallen on hard times due to the recent economic recession. For these people, sometimes filing for bankruptcy is the best option they have to get themselves above water. Bankruptcy allows families and individuals to wipe out much of their outstanding…

    Michael West/ Law Office of Michael West- 29 readers -
  • What to Expect at an Expuction Hearing

    … is Expunction? Expunging criminal records essentially involves wiping the slate clean so that information about an arrest can no longer be found by anyone performing a background check. Other law enforcement agencies can still see the information, but potential employers and landlords cannot. Those who are granted an expunction can legally answer…

    Law Office of James Alston- 37 readers -
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