Understand Debt Collectors' Rights and Debtor Abilities in Bankruptcy
A debtor filing for bankruptcy is not the end of the road for creditors and debt collectors. However, in order to proceed with recovery, you need to know the rights, remedies, and limitations under the law. Join our faculty for an insightful look at the interplay of the FDCPA and bankruptcy laws, what you need to know about when debtors file for bankruptcy. Ensure compliance and assert your rights - register today!
Get an overview of the bankruptcy process and improve your understanding of creditor rights.
Discover how to maintain compliance with the FDCPA and the automatic stay.
Get a breakdown of filing a proof of claim - and discover why it matters.
Preliminary Considerations and Steps to Take When a Debtor Files Bankruptcy
Automatic Stay Concerns
Proof of Claim Filing
Discharge and the Dischargeability of Certain Debts
Alan C. Hochheiser is a leading practitioner with Maurice Wutscher LLP, in the areas of creditors’ rights and bankruptcy law. He advises and represents businesses, regional and national banks, credit unions, equipment lessors and other lenders, as well as secured and unsecured creditors. Mr. Hochheiser earned his B.A. degree, cum laude from the State University of New York at Albany and his J.D. degree from Case Western Reserve University School of Law. He is the chair of the ABA Business Law Section Consumer Bankruptcy Committee, a Consumer Committee member of the American Bankruptcy Institute, an associate member of the National Association of Bankruptcy Trustees, a Creditors Auxiliary member of the National Association of Chapter 13 Trustees, the Receivables Management Association International (RMAI), and the Ohio State Bar Association.
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