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Can a lawsuit settlement be taken after bankruptcy discharge?
If the debtor has a lawsuit for damages AGAINST a person, that lawsuit becomes part of the BK and the BK trustee would have the power to settle/go to trial and keep any judgment for distribution to creditors.

If the debtor is being sued by ANOTHER person, it would have to be listed in the BK petition, and the cause of action would be discharged (unless it involves debts that are non-dischargeable)
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