County May Sue for Unpaid Debts Even if Defendant Does Not Live in that County

On August 1, 2015, a new law went into effect that expanded the territorial jurisdiction of a county’s reach to sue its debtors. The new law will permit Minnesota counties to sue its debtors in their conciliation court, often referred to as small claims, even though the debtor is not a resident of the county.

CREDIT CARD DEBT IN CHAPTER 7 BANKRUPTCY

Question Are all of my credit card debts forgiven in a Chapter 7 bankruptcy? Answer Credit card debt is one of the main reasons people file for bankruptcy.  People file for Chapter 7 bankruptcy in order to discharge their debts and to get a fresh financial start.  Most credit card debts are dischargeable in Chapter… Read more »