LIS PENDENS (“A SUIT PENDING”) AND THE PERILS OF NOT MEETING THE “REAL PROPERTY CLAIM” REQUIREMENT

LIS PENDENS (“A SUIT PENDING”) AND THE PERILS OF NOT MEETING THE “REAL PROPERTY…


Shhh…Quiet, Title! When “Ancient” Mortgages or Deeds of Trust Come Back to Haunt You

Shhh…Quiet, Title! When “Ancient” Mortgages or Deeds of Trust Come Back to…


California Mechanic’s Liens and Bankruptcy

What you don’t know can hurt you. California’s Mechanic’s Lien Law (Civil Code…


HOA

HOA Fees are Non-Dischargeable in Bankruptcy

A homeowner that owns property subject to homeowners association ("HOA") dues…


Creditor Twenty-Day Claims and the Bankruptcy Code: "Goods" or "Services"?

That business you sold 50,000 units of the latest and greatest widget to last…


Debt Consolidation

Debt Consolidation v. Bankruptcy: Weighing Your Options

Editor's note: Bankruptcy Lawyer Mark C. Schnitzer was profiled by The San…


Bankruptcy and Tax Law

How Bankruptcy Affects Tax Obligations for Individuals and Sole Proprietors

Our capitalist system encourages individuals to take risks. Some prove…