Bankruptcy exemptions in New York

Many individuals who struggle to pay their debt avoid filing for bankruptcy because they worry that they will lose their home, vehicle and other assets. In fact, New York residents can keep a certain amount of personal property, called exemptions, in a bankruptcy...

Types of domestic assault

According to the Arizona Coalition, control is domestic abuse. An abuser may have a controlling behavior to maintain dominance over their victim. The controlling behavior, justification of the controlling behavior through belief, and the abuse are the core issues in...

Breaking down the Chapter 7 means test

Many of the clients to come to us here at Corash & Hollender, P.C. from Staten Island find that the collection efforts being taken by their creditors are only serving to drive them deeper and deeper into debt. If this describes your current situation, then you may...

Is this a sign of nursing home neglect?

Hearing the many news stories focused on abuse or neglect at nursing facilities likely leaves you feeling concerned for your own loved one. Unfortunately, it is impossible to determine where or when neglect may occur. Noticing red flags can help you react quickly if...

Why do inheritance disputes happen?

Knowing that you have planned your end-of-life affairs can remove some of the angst of growing older. Naming beneficiaries and having the peace of mind that those you care about will receive your assets can provide satisfaction and comfort. Despite your best efforts,...

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