July, 2013

Is the Homestead Exemption in California Chapter 7 Bankruptcies Still What We Think It Is?

Recently I attended a great Central District Consumer Bankruptcy Attorney Association event regarding the Homestead Exemption and Chapter 7 Bankruptcies. So first of all, there’s a difference in California as it relates to Automatic Homesteads (CCP 704.710) and Declared Homesteads (CCP 704.910).  Courts under California’s jurisdiction have held that the homestead was created to allow...

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