Can a Bankruptcy Attorney Save My Home?

As a California bankruptcy attorney, we regularly get calls from new clients who are facing foreclosure and looking to see if bankruptcy can help save their house. Your house is typically your biggest asset, and more importantly, it is your home. This is the place where your children come home to after school, family dinners…


American Idol Production Company Files for Bankruptcy

Core Media Group, the production company behind American Idol and So You Think You Can Dance, filed for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Thursday morning according to USA Today.  This coincides with American Idols’ series finale which aired on April 7, 2016. Debt to American Idol Creator Core Media is owned as a joint venture formed in…


College Tuition and Bankruptcy

Can college tuition be deducted as an expense on the Means Test when filing for bankruptcy? In most cases, college tuition expenses are not a deductible expense for purposes of qualifying for bankruptcy.  However, there are limited exceptions when school tuition and/or expenses could be deducted. Means Test The Means Test is a test to…


Pacific Sunwear (PacSun): Fashion Retailer to File Bankruptcy?

Fast Fashion and Bankruptcy Earlier today Bloomberg and other news outlets reported that Orange County based fashion retailer, Pacific Sunwear (PacSun) is set to file Bankruptcy.  Although this is sure to make news in the consumer world, rumors have been swirling for some time in the fashion industry regarding PacSun’s potential bankruptcy filing.  It was…