Written by attorney Julie J. Villalobos | Feb 13, 2019

Chapter 7 Bankruptcy vs. Chapter 13 Bankruptcy

There are different types of bankruptcy. Bankruptcy cases are managed at the federal level, so the same principles apply no matter where you seek bankruptcy protection. However, California has exemption laws which dictate how much property a debtor can shield from their creditors.

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