If you are in a chapter 13 bankruptcy can you still get a dissolutionment or a divorce from your husband?
Yes, they are two separate legal issues.
If husband goes along with wife to file chapter 13 then wife divorces husband but its in divorce decree for husband to pay off 13 can husband get an early dismall if so would it be wise to do so?
Your husband is co-owner of a lake home in MN with his sister She lives in FL and her husband is filing bankruptcy Chapter 7 Is the lake home safe from his creditors?
A divorce decree does not supersede any contract. Even if the decree states that the husband is responsible for the repayment of creditors, if he doesn't pay, the creditors will call the wife and her credit report will also suffer the consequences of late or non payment. Separate all joint accounts before filing [for divorce] to make sure you don't get stuck with all/any debt.
What happens when a bankruptcy trustee uses an unexpected inheritance the petitioner receives to pay off debts a judge had ordered the ex-husband pay off at prior divorce proceedings?
The debts are paid off and the bankruptcy is closed or any remaining debts are discharged. Assuming the petitioner was the ex-wife who received the inheritance, the divorce court order still stands, and the ex-wife may file a contempt action in divorce court to have the ex-husband pay the ex-wife the amount used to pay the debts. He may even be liable for some or all the costs of the bankruptcy if his failure to…
What can you do about your medical bills you cant pay them and you filed for bankruptcy in 2008 your husband is file on them now but they will still come after you?
Assuming these are medical bills incurred after your Chapter 7 filing and you received a discharge, and they are for medical services for you, not your husband, they will come after you. You should consider filing a chapter 13 to pay them off in whole or in part, depending on your income and expenses. If your husband has a bankruptcy lawyer, he should ask the lawyer. You may consult your own lawyer.
If you and your husband recently had your Chapter 7 bankruptcy discharged how long will it take to reflect on your credit report score?
There are too many factors which could change the outcome of this situation, so you should really see a lawyer. Generally speaking, if both spouses are willing to file BK, it's best to file together before the divorce is final (its okay to file a BK together once the divorce has been filed, but you have to file jointly before the divorce becomes final or it's too late - it is usually better to file…
YES, but joint assets will be included in the filer's bankruptcy, and other assets and payments to other debt might be included depending on actions involving them in the previous 2 years. An excellent book for a perspective on filing chapter 7 or chapter 13 bankruptcy, with description of key criteria: "The New Bankruptcy, will it work for You?", 3rd edition, by Stephen Elias, published in 2009 by Nolo; found in the Colorado Springs public…
Who pays if you are in a Chapter 13 bankruptcy with your ex-husband and the trustee drops the bankruptcy?
When a BK is dismissed with or without prejudice the debtor(s) lose the protection of the automatic stay which will allow creditors to pursue collection action including the filing of a lawsuit. Sometimes debts will be assigned in a dissolution of marriage to one or both parties. Creditors are not legally bound by the terms of a divorce as to which person they can collect the debt from if the debt is jointly held. Likewise…
There is no prohibition against divorce in the Torah. Although the husband has to initiate divorce according to Jewish law, in cases of abuse, the husband can be forced to do so. The exception regarding no prohibition against divorce is that a husband can't divorce his wife due to illness or inability to have children.
If your ex husband files bankruptcy and you have a mortgage together that you have paid since the divorce and got in the divorce is this going to affect you?
Check with your divorce attorney for exactly how shared debts were apportioned in the settlement - but - if he filed for bankruptcy AFTER the divorce was final, no, it shouldn't affect you. I would, however, contact your mortgage company and notify them of the fact, unless it is stated otherwise in the divorce settlement, that he no longer has an "interest" in the house. The Deed and other legal home ownership papers should also…