Page - Covers brief
history of bankruptcy and its evolution into today's modern
Chapter 7 Bankruptcy
- Complete dismissal or liquidation. For those who have no hope
of ever repaying their debts.
Chapter 11 Bankruptcy
- Small Business Debtor- a reorganization plan. this is for
those whose assets / liabilities exceeds the limits of chapter
Chapter 13 Bankruptcy
- Wage Earners Plan. This is the reaffirmation of one's debt
with new repayment terms.
- Covers the long-term consequences of chapter 7 and 13.
Bankruptcy Courts Main
Page - Gateway page for the following circuit courts:
- Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Puerto Rico, Rhode
2nd Circuit Court
- Connecticut, New York, Vermont.
3rd Circuit Court
- Delaware, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Virgin Islands.
4th Circuit Court
- Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, West
5th Circuit -
Louisiana, Mississippi, Texas.
6th Circuit -
Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio, Tennessee.
7th Circuit -
Illinois, Indiana, Wisconsin.
8th Circuit -
Arkansas, Iowa, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota,
9th Circuit -
Alaska, Arizona, California, Guam, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana,
Nevada, Northern Mariana Islands, Oregon, Washington.
10th Circuit -
Colorado, Kansas, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Utah, Wyoming.
11th Circuit -
Alabama, Florida, Georgia.
DC & Federal
Court Circuit - District of Columbia, Federal Court of
Appeals, US Court of International Trade, Other Misc. Courts.
All Courts - All 50 states bankruptcy courts on one
Terms - Glossary of terms and definitions related to filing.
Us - For comments about this site, click here. We do not,
however, provide legal advice.
Filings - Latest statistics on filing broken down by chapter
Abuse Prevention Act -
Resources - Other fine sites that have linked to us.
Bankruptcy Content - If you would like to add content to
your site, this page provides links and descriptions.
Misspellings - Did you know bankruptcy is misspelled
just about as often as it is spelled correctly? This page lists
some of the more common misspellings.
Laws Information - Bk revision act and credit counseling
- Previous bankruptcy data.
Filings 2009 - In the
12-month period ending June 30, 2009, there were 1,306,315
bankruptcy cases filed, according to statistics released today
by the Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts. That is a 35
percent increase compared to filings for the 12-month period
ending June 30, 2008, when cases totaled 967,831.
Bankruptcy Filings - Offers
latest updates on business bankruptcy filings.
Stats - Article covers bankruptcy filings info for 12 month
period ending March 2010 as supplied by the US Bankruptcy