When is a Student Loan Not a Student Loan

June 22, 2016  |   Posted by :   |   General bk   |   0 Comments

As you probably already know, student loans aren’t dischargable in bankruptcy absent a separate discharge proceeding for the student loan. But like everything else, what make a debt a student loan is all in the details. First off, Federal student … Continue reading

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Hilo Saturday June 11, 2016

June 07, 2016  |   Posted by :   |   Announcements   |   0 Comments

I will be in Hilo this Saturday to meet clients. If you’d like to talk to me, call or email the office for an appointment. Appointments are done at the Starbucks on Kilauea Av.

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New Student Loan Administrative Forgiveness Rules

April 29, 2016  |   Posted by :   |   Information   |   0 Comments

It is possible to get student loans discharged in bankruptcy, but the standards are quite high and expensive to litigate. The Obama administration has introduced new rules to help some people get their Federal student loans forgiven administratively. Federal Student … Continue reading

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NACBA 2016 Convention

March 30, 2016  |   Posted by :   |   General bk   |   0 Comments

Are you a bankruptcy attorney who lives and breathes 11 USC 101 et. seq.? Do you live to make life miserable for creditors? Do you primarily represent consumer debtors in bankruptcy? If you answered yes to these questions, then join … Continue reading

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New Supreme Court Justice Nominated

March 16, 2016  |   Posted by :   |   Uncategorized   |   0 Comments

President Obama has nominated Merrick Garland to be the new Supreme Court justice. From what I can tell, he is a very middle of the road type judge, noting for liberals to get excited over. So now the question becomes, … Continue reading

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