Mohammad Ahmed Faruqui’s Guides

Mohammad Ahmed Faruqui

Fort Lauderdale Aviation Lawyer.

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  1. WHAT TO DO IF STOPPED BY LAW ENFORCEMENT - by AOPA Pilot Protection Services

    Written by attorney Mohammad Faruqui, about 1 year ago.

    This is adapted from a 2013 circular published by the AOPA Pilot Protection Services, a program administered by the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association. As a public service, we have re-published this on our Website to increase exposure to the aviation community about AOPA's ef...

  2. Hardship Discharge In Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Cases

    Written by attorney Mohammad Faruqui, almost 2 years ago.

    After confirmation of a plan, circumstances may arise that prevent the debtor from completing the plan. In such situations, the debtor may ask the court to grant a "hardship discharge." 11 U.S.C. 1328(b). Generally, such a discharge is available only if: (1) the debtor's failure...

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  3. Discharge In Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Cases

    Written by attorney Mohammad Faruqui, almost 2 years ago.

    The bankruptcy law regarding the scope of the chapter 13 discharge is complex and has recently undergone major changes. Therefore, debtors should consult competent legal counsel prior to filing regarding the scope of the chapter 13 discharge. A chapter 13 debtor is entitled to a ...

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  4. Making The Plan Work In Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Cases

    Written by attorney Mohammad Faruqui, almost 2 years ago.

    The provisions of a confirmed plan bind the debtor and each creditor. 11 U.S.C. 1327. Once the court confirms the plan, the debtor must make the plan succeed. The debtor must make regular payments to the trustee either directly or through payroll deduction, which will require ad...

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  5. The Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Plan and Confirmation Hearing

    Written by attorney Mohammad Faruqui, almost 2 years ago.

    Unless the court grants an extension, the debtor must file a repayment plan with the petition or within 15 days after the petition is filed. Fed. R. Bankr. P. 3015. A plan must be submitted for court approval and must provide for payments of fixed amounts to the trustee on a regu...

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  6. How Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Works

    Written by attorney Mohammad Faruqui, almost 2 years ago.

    A chapter 13 case begins by filing a petition with the bankruptcy court serving the area where the debtor has a domicile or residence. Unless the court orders otherwise, the debtor must also file with the court: (1) schedules of assets and liabilities; (2) a schedule of current i...

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  7. Eligibility for Chapter 13 Bankruptcy

    Written by attorney Mohammad Faruqui, almost 2 years ago.

    Any individual, even if self-employed or operating an unincorporated business, is eligible for chapter 13 relief as long as the individual's unsecured debts are less than $336,900 and secured debts are less than $1,010,650. 11 U.S.C. 109(e). These amounts are adjusted periodical...

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  8. Advantages of Chapter 13 Bankruptcy

    Written by attorney Mohammad Faruqui, almost 2 years ago.

    Chapter 13 offers individuals a number of advantages over liquidation under chapter 7. Perhaps most significantly, chapter 13 offers individuals an opportunity to save their homes from foreclosure. By filing under this chapter, individuals can stop foreclosure proceedings and may...

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  9. Chapter 13 Bankruptcy

    Written by attorney Mohammad Faruqui, almost 2 years ago.

    A chapter 13 bankruptcy is also called a wage earner's plan. It enables individuals with regular income to develop a plan to repay all or part of their debts. Under this chapter, debtors propose a repayment plan to make installments to creditors over three to five years. If the d...

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  10. New Page for Bankruptcy Basics Videos

    Written by attorney Mohammad Faruqui, almost 2 years ago.

    We have created a new page for the Bankruptcy Basics Videos we posted earlier. Click on the link above or click here to access the videos.These videos can help to answer some questions you may have regarding bankruptcy. We hope that you find these videos useful. Mohammad Faruqui...

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