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Property of the Bankruptcy Estate

What Is Property of the Bankruptcy Estate? The term “Property of the Bankruptcy Estate” can be confusing, especially when the Trustee announces that certain property of yours is in fact, property of the bankruptcy estate.  So what does that mean anyway, and why does it matter? All of Your Stuff The bankruptcy estate includes the property […]

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Understanding the Miranda Rights

Supreme Court

Wasn’t the Cop supposed to read me my Miranda Rights? The Miranda Rights, really more appropriately stated “Miranda Warnings”, are a topic we hear often. What they are has been misrepresented thousands of times, and often we see the illusion that every cop has to be constantly reading those rights from a little paper card. […]

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Bankruptcy During COVID19

Due to the outbreak of COVID19 and the precautions going into place by the Courts, there have been several changes regarding the procedures during your case and for conducting the 341 Meeting.  The overall goal of course is to keep everyone as safe as possible. Hence, with these new procedures come new responsibilities. This page […]

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Chapter 13 Plan Confirmation

Your Chapter 13 has been filed, you’ve started making payments, and the 341 Meeting of Creditors is complete.  At this point, it’s time to have your Chapter 13 Plan “Confirmed” by the Court, but what exactly does that mean, and how does it work? The Initial Filing You and your attorney painstakingly drafted the Petition […]

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Calculating Child Support; What is the Form 14?

Child Support Form 14

The Determination of Child Support Figuring the Total Cost to Raise Children When the parties to a dissolution have children together, there’s generally an issue of child support; who pays who and how much.  In Missouri, the court relies on the “Child Support Guidelines”, an established set of data ($ figures),that the legislature believes it […]

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