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Eviction and Bankruptcy in the time of covid 19

By Cynthia Podis, Bankruptcy Lawyer, Podis and Podis As state courts open, eviction proceedings have re-started. The General Sessions Courts handle these proceedings where damages are under $25,000. The landlord files a Detainer Warrant with the court. It is served on the tenant and a court date is set. Usually the court date is 5 …

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Chapter 13 Bankruptcy and Chapter 7 Bankruptcy during the covid 19 / coronavirus months

Attorneys are considered an essential service. We are open in all 6 of our offices. We have been working limited hours (8 am to 4 pm). We will go back to 8 am to 5 pm in the coming weeks. We are working hard to keep our offices disinfected by wiping down surfaces between seeing …

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Can I keep my tax refund in Chapter 7 Bankruptcy or Chapter 13 Bankruptcy?

By Cynthia Podis Nashville Bankruptcy Lawyer You can keep up to $10,000 in assets for an individual and $20,000 for a couple.   This includes a tax refund.   Please remember, this includes all of your personal property like furniture, jewelry, computers, cars and money in the bank.  The exemptions or protection of assets in bankruptcy only …

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What to Expect When Filing Chapter 13 Bankruptcy in Nashville

  What to Expect When Filing Chapter 13 Bankruptcy By Cynthia Podis Nashville Bankruptcy Attorney   Most of our clients file Chapter 13 bankruptcy when they are in debt and cannot pay their monthly expenses because they have too many credit card payment, medical bills, or payday loans.  Most of the time this happens when …

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Can I file Bankruptcy?

By Cynthia Podis Bankruptcy Lawyer The answer is probably!  There are several types of Bankruptcy.  At Podis and Podis we deal with Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 Bankruptcy for individuals and married couples.  Which bankruptcy to choose?  Well, that is as individual as you and what you are looking to accomplish. Chapter 7 is for …

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If you Filed Bankruptcy Before, Can you File Bankruptcy Again?

By Cynthia Podis, Bankruptcy Lawyer The answer is probably!  There are several types of Bankruptcy.  At Podis and Podis, our bankruptcy lawyers deal with Chapter 7 Bankruptcy and Chapter 13 Bankruptcy for individuals and married couples.  Which bankruptcy to choose?  Well, that is an individual decision and depends on what debts you are trying to wipe …

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