Day: September 8, 2021

Bankruptcy

Bankruptcy – False pretenses – Reliance – Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly

Bankruptcy Appeal Panel By: Mass. Lawyers Weekly Staff September 8, 2021 When a U.S. Bankruptcy Court judge determined that the amount a debtor owed their divorce attorney for unpaid legal fees was not exempt from discharge under 11 USC §523 ( a) (2) (A), this decision should be upheld, as the judge committed no error […]

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Legal process

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez: Texas Governor Abbott’s “profound ignorance” on abortion and rape is dangerous

AUSTIN (KXAN) – United States Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez criticized Texas Governor Abbott’s controversial comments on Tuesday about restrictive abortion laws recently enacted by the state. Senate Bill 8, which became law on September 1, bans abortion procedures after six weeks of pregnancy, including rape and incest. It is the most restrictive abortion law in the […]

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Debt collector

Last word on the Reg F model validation notice: CFPB publishes a new D …

The new Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Pattern Validation Notice (MVN) formats required under Reg F are now available online through the Bureau. Newly available alternative formats, in particular the Microsoft Word version, of the MVN are expected to facilitate the integration of the MVN into existing systems and make formatting changes and other permitted changes, […]

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Debt ratio

Fitch will wait for the Romanian crisis to unfold before making a rating call

LONDON, Sept. 8 (Reuters) – Fitch will wait until Romania’s current political crisis is resolved before deciding whether to maintain or withdraw its investment grade credit rating, the company’s analyst for the country said on Wednesday. USR-Plus’s junior partner in Romania’s centrist coalition government withdrew its cabinet ministers from the country on Tuesday, paving the […]

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