Fitzpatrick Lentz & Bubba recognizes the pervasive impact of bankruptcy law on your commercial transactions, business dealings, land use and litigation.
With attorneys who practice regularly in bankruptcy courts, FLB has the expertise to help you navigate the intricacies of these financial hurdles.
With knowledge in commercial reorganization and experience in representing creditors in insolvency situations, our attorneys work with you in securing optimal results.
At FLB, we have substantial experience representing commercial creditors and financial institutions in protecting their claims in the face of increased personal bankruptcies by customers and borrowers and in providing cost-effective solutions.
On September 7, 2017, a data breach considered one of the worst in cybersecurity history, occurred when Equifax, one of the three major consumer credit reporting agencies, reported that hackers had gained access to the confidential information of 143,000,000 people, including social security numbers and dates of birth. This was not a hack of a […]
I recently reported on the Third Circuit Court of Appeals’ decision in In re Lansaw, in which the Court upheld the imposition of sanctions, including the award of emotional distress damages, for violations of the automatic stay. I suggested that creditors be guided accordingly. Despite the clear signals from the Courts, stay violations continue and the […]
Few things in life are certain. Death. Taxes. Chapter 13 plan payments must be completed within 5 years. But wait – the Third Circuit Court of Appeals recently held that a Chapter 13 Debtor can receive a discharge, even if the final plan payment is made after 60 months. In a case of first impression […]