Legal Advice for Automatic Stay — 40 results
Written by attorney Jason Farrington, over 2 years ago.
The automatic stay is an injunction that automatically stops all lawsuits, foreclosures, garnishments, and all collection activity against a debtor the moment a bankruptcy petition is... more
Written by attorney Gail A Balser, about 4 years ago.
The automatic stay is a very important protection given to debtors once they file for either Chapter 7 or Chapter 13. The automatic stay prevents creditors from continuing... more
Written by attorney Kevin Cortright, almost 5 years ago.
What is the automatic stay?
The Automatic Stay is one of the fundamental debtor protections provided by the bankruptcy laws. It goes into effect against virtually all creditor activity the... more
Written by attorney Ryan A. Andersen, about 1 year ago.
The automatic stay is one of the most important, and most useful, protections available to individuals who file bankruptcy. Understanding the automatic stay will help you understand the... more
Written by attorney Ray Garcia, almost 2 years ago.
Many people going through difficult financial times are forced to file bankruptcy. Bankruptcy may not be your only option, but it is the best option when you feel like you are drowning in... more
Written by attorney Shalem Shem-Tov, over 2 years ago.
When a debtor files any type of bankruptcy, a automatic stay is created which prevents all creditors from pursuing the debtor. That is, creditors cannot call or otherwise contact the debtor... more
Written by attorney Mark M Billion, almost 3 years ago.
If you are being harassed by creditors, it is important to realize that there are steps you can take to protect yourself. A court order, known as the automatic stay, could successfully get... more
Written by attorney John Malaise, almost 3 years ago.
In bankruptcy law, an automatic stay is one of the best advantages that a debtor can ever receive. As soon as bankruptcy is filed, creditors must cease all attempts to collect debts. This... more
Written by attorney Jerry Lowe, over 3 years ago.
The automatic stay is one of the most important benefits of filing a bankruptcy case. The stay goes into effect as soon as the case is filed, and it prohibits creditors from any collection... more
Written by attorney John N Skiba, over 3 years ago.
Second only to the discharge of debt, the protections of the automatic stay are a large reason why residents of Arizona file for bankruptcy. So what is it? The automatic stay is an Order... more