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Michigan Bankruptcy Creditors Cannot Threaten Criminal Charges

Michigan Bankruptcy Creditors Cannot Threaten Criminal Charges

Collection Attempts Are Barred Post-Filing Even If Wrapped in Threat of Criminal Charge Filing a Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Collections Harassment The moment you file a bankruptcy in Michigan, all collections activity must stop under the "automatic stay" injunction that activates automatically and instantly with the filing of the case in the Federal Bankruptcy Court. Creditors cannot engage in any of the usual sorts of collection activity: no phone-calls, no mailing of invoices or bills ...

Posted on June 15th, 2016 by John Hilla - Michigan Bankruptcy Attorney in Michigan Bankruptcy

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