Are Bankruptcies Public Record?

Filing for bankruptcy is a major financial decision that comes with potential ramifications not only for your personal life but potentially your professional life as well. For many of us one of the most significant considerations when filing for bankruptcy is knowing whether or not people will have access to your bankruptcy documents once you’ve […]

How Long Does it Take to File Bankruptcy?

Filing bankruptcy is a lengthy process and a weighty decision to make. Embarking on this journey will take some planning and preparation. First, you must decide under which Chapter to file. There are numerous Chapters of bankruptcy, but the most popular for individuals are Chapter 7 and Chapter 13. How does Chapter 7 and Chapter […]

Is Filing for Bankruptcy Different from State to State?

If you’ve just recently moved and are thinking of filing for bankruptcy, you may be wondering if filing is different from state to state. For the most part, the answer is no. But there are some things to note if you live in certain parts of the country. Below, you’ll find some important information that […]

What Questions to Ask a Personal Injury Lawyer

You can never prepare for an injury, as they often occur abruptly. And when one occurs, securing compensation for your injuries may not be easy. It often requires you to work with a qualified, seasoned Williamsport personal injury lawyer to represent you and help you get the best settlement. That’s why JPP Law is always […]

What Is a Personal Injury Lawyer?

Have you been in an accident? Was it the result of negligence, and have you sustained injuries, whether they were physical or psychological? Then you may very well require a personal injury lawyer. A personal injury lawyer from JPP Law will act on your behalf to negotiate a fair settlement commensurate with the loss you […]

Do I Need a Personal Injury Lawyer?

Filing for a personal injury claim involves several steps and processes to comply with federal rules and regulations. You may be wondering, “Do I need a personal injury lawyer?” Well, If you file for a personal injury claim personally, you are likely to overlook the steps and processes involved, which can make you lose your […]

How Many Times Can You File Bankruptcy?

In 2006, American Bankruptcy Institute found out that about 8% of bankruptcy filers usually file bankruptcy again. Therefore, if you find yourself in a financial situation you cannot resolve, know that you’ll not be the first to file for bankruptcy twice or even thrice. But how many times can you file bankruptcy? At JPP Law, we know […]

What is the Downside of Filing for Bankruptcy?

While filing for bankruptcy brings a lot of relief and benefits, including giving you a fresh financial start, it’s good to understand the other side of taking this course to resolve your drowning financial situation.  Most people are blinded by the good of the deal, and especially the speed with which Chapter 7 bankruptcy can […]

How Long Does Bankruptcy Stay on Your Credit Report?

Individuals who file for bankruptcy often wonder how long it will impact their credit. The good news is that bankruptcy doesn’t destroy your credit forever. It won’t leave a permanent black mark on your finances. At JPP Law, we know all too well that bankruptcy can impact a person’s credit for up to ten years. […]

What Is the Best Advice for Chapter 7 Bankruptcy?

Those in financial distress may consider Chapter 7 bankruptcy as a way out. However, you need to understand the consequences of the step you are about to take before making a final decision. What is the best advice for Chapter 7 bankruptcy? This article will guide you on some key bits of advice and facts […]