Colcord Bankruptcy Lawyer, Oklahoma


Includes: Bankruptcy Litigation, Commercial Bankruptcy, Consumer Bankruptcy, Dissolution

Susan Annette Muscari

Elder Law, Bankruptcy, Adoption, Bankruptcy & Debt
Status:  In Good Standing           

Christopher Michael Hunt

Administrative Law, Social Security, Bankruptcy
Status:  Inactive           Licensed:  14 Years

Betty Ann Pitts-cartwright

Real Estate, Criminal, Adoption, Bankruptcy
Status:  In Good Standing           

Lloyd Elmo Cole

Administrative Law, Bankruptcy, Elder Law, Adoption
Status:  In Good Standing           
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S. Diane Timmons

Public Finance, Banking & Finance, Business, Bankruptcy
Status:  In Good Standing           Licensed:  35 Years

William Mark Bonney

Entertainment, Bankruptcy
Status:  In Good Standing           Licensed:  27 Years

Robert Locke

Workers' Compensation, Civil Rights, Bankruptcy, Products Liability
Status:  In Good Standing           

Lenora Michelle Gulley

Immigration, Adoption, Bankruptcy, Divorce
Status:  In Good Standing           

Michael Paul Van Tassell

Wills & Probate, Estate, Bankruptcy, Bankruptcy & Debt
Status:  In Good Standing           

Lenora Michelle Gulley

Immigration, Adoption, Bankruptcy, Divorce
Status:  In Good Standing           

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LEGAL TERMS

MEANS TEST

A formula that uses predefined income and expense categories to determine whether a debtor whose current monthly income is higher than the median family income ... (more...)
A formula that uses predefined income and expense categories to determine whether a debtor whose current monthly income is higher than the median family income for his or her state should be allowed to file for Chapter 7 bankruptcy.

IRS EXPENSES

A table of national and regional expense estimates published by the IRS. Debtors whose current monthly income is more than their state's median family income mu... (more...)
A table of national and regional expense estimates published by the IRS. Debtors whose current monthly income is more than their state's median family income must use the IRS expenses to calculate their average net income in a Chapter 7 case, or their disposable income in a Chapter 13 case.

NUISANCE FEES

Money charged by some credit card companies to increase their profits when you fail to use the card the way the creditor wants. Examples include late payment fe... (more...)
Money charged by some credit card companies to increase their profits when you fail to use the card the way the creditor wants. Examples include late payment fees, inactivity fees and fees for not carrying a balance from month to month. It's best to shop around and get rid of cards that have these fees attached.

GRACE PERIOD

A period of time during which you are not required to make payments on a debt. For example, most credit cards give you a grace period of 20-30 days before you h... (more...)
A period of time during which you are not required to make payments on a debt. For example, most credit cards give you a grace period of 20-30 days before you have to pay interest on the amount of your purchases. Cash advances, however, usually have no grace period; interest begins to accumulate from the date of the withdrawal, even if you pay your bills on time. Also, some student loans give you a grace period after graduating or dropping out of school. During this time, you are not required to make payments on your loan.

BANKRUPTCY TRUSTEE

A person appointed by the court to oversee the case of a person or business that has filed for bankruptcy. In a consumer Chapter 7 case, the trustee's role is t... (more...)
A person appointed by the court to oversee the case of a person or business that has filed for bankruptcy. In a consumer Chapter 7 case, the trustee's role is to gather the debtor's nonexempt property, liquidate it and distribute it proportionally to her creditors. In a Chapter 13 case, the trustee's role is to receive the debtor's monthly payments and distribute them proportionally to her creditors.

REPOSSESSION

A creditor's taking property that has been pledged as collateral for a loan. Lenders will most often repossess cars when the owner has missed loan payments and ... (more...)
A creditor's taking property that has been pledged as collateral for a loan. Lenders will most often repossess cars when the owner has missed loan payments and has not attempted to work with the lender to resolve the problem. A repossessor can't use force to get at your car, but he can legally hot-wire it and even drive it out of your unlocked garage.

FRAUDULENT TRANSFER

In a bankruptcy case, a transfer of property to another for less than the property's value for the purpose of hiding the property from the bankruptcy trustee --... (more...)
In a bankruptcy case, a transfer of property to another for less than the property's value for the purpose of hiding the property from the bankruptcy trustee -- for instance, when a debtor signs a car over to a relative to keep it out of the bankruptcy estate. Fraudulently transferred property can be recovered and sold by the trustee for the benefit of the creditors.

LIMITED PARTNERSHIP

A business structure that allows one or more partners (called limited partners) to enjoy limited personal liability for partnership debts while another partner ... (more...)
A business structure that allows one or more partners (called limited partners) to enjoy limited personal liability for partnership debts while another partner or partners (called general partners) have unlimited personal liability. The key difference between a general and limited partner concerns management decision making--general partners run the business, and limited partners, who are usually passive investors, are not allowed to make day-to-day business decisions. If they do, they risk being treated as general partners with unlimited personal liability.

COSIGNER

A person who signs his or her name to a loan agreement, lease or credit application. If the primary debtor does not pay, the cosigner is fully responsible for t... (more...)
A person who signs his or her name to a loan agreement, lease or credit application. If the primary debtor does not pay, the cosigner is fully responsible for the loan or debt. Many people use cosigners to qualify for a loan or credit card. Landlords may require a cosigner when renting to a student or someone with a poor credit history.

SAMPLE LEGAL CASES

Bank of Oklahoma v. Ashley

... Bank). At issue is a question of first impression: Does a pre-existing judgment lien on a debtor's real property survive a bankruptcy discharge in light of 12 OS2001 § 706(E)(2)? We find that it does and affirm. FACTS. ¶ 2 The ...

Nichols v. Nichols

... 3 In February 2000 the wife filed a voluntary bankruptcy and obtained a discharge on September 12 of that year. ... [21]. 1056 C. Laches and Wife's Discharge in Bankruptcy Are Not Acceptable Theories For Defeating Law Firm's Claim. ...

AMERICAN ASSOCIATES, INC. v. Quimby

... 3 A few days later on August 6, 2004, the Quimbys filed bankruptcy, wherein they claimed the property as their homestead (and therefore, claimed its exemption in bankruptcy) and filed a motion to avoid Creditor's judgment lien. ...