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The Most Common Criminal Offenses in the U. S.

We have over 40 years of combined experience as criminal lawyers in Greensboro, representing individuals on issues ranging from traffic tickets, to DUI defense, to misdemeanors, and all the way up to Capital Felonies. Ivey McClellan’s criminal defense attorneys in Greensboro can ably defend you in a criminal case, whether you’ve been charged with one of the…

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bankruptcy numbers meaning

What Do Each Of The Bankruptcy Chapter Numbers Mean?

Bankruptcy is governed only by federal law. The federal laws of the United States are “codified” within books of various groups, almost like volumes, with each volume receiving a numerical title. For example, Veterans Benefits are addressed in Title 38 of the U.S. Code, whereas Title 17 addresses Copyrights. Bankruptcy is found in Title 11…

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skymall bankruptcy cat pod

Skymall Filing Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

If you’ve flown any major airline here in Greensboro, NC or elsewhere in the U.S. in the past several years, you’ve undoubtedly stumbled upon a SkyMall magazine. SkyMall provides passengers with a unique shopping experience and even more unique gifts for purchase. Sadly, SkyMall filed for relief under Chapter 11 of the Bankruptcy Code in…

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A typical timeline in a Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Filing from Credit Counseling to Debt Discharge and Case Closing

Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Infographic

Are you in the process of filing for Chapter 7 bankruptcy and would like to know more about the process? Download our graphic below to view approximate timelines and various decision points along the way. If you’d like more information, view our chapter 7 bankruptcy page.

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December News

December 2014 News

On December 18, 2014 Partner Charles M. Ivey, III and Associate Justin Kay were successful in getting a Plan of Reorganization confirmed in an individual Chapter 11 case. The individual held an ownership interest in assets worth $44,600,000 as of the filing of the bankruptcy case, as listed on the petition. Due to a few failed ventures, in addition to…

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5 larget bankruptcies of the past 20 years

5 Largest Bankruptcy Cases of the Last 20 Years

Cities, municipalities, and even large corporations file bankruptcy, in addition to individuals, couples, and local Greensboro businesses. While individual, couple, and local business bankruptcy filings hit closer to home, they very rarely make the news or become of national importance, like those of larger national or international corporations do. The reasons behind large companies’ Greensboro,…

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November News

November 2014 News

On November 7 & 8, 2014 Charles M. Ivey, III joined Pamela P. Keenan of Kirschbaum Nanney Keenan & Griffin, P.A. in presenting at the 37th Annual Bankruptcy Institute, located at the Omni Grove Park Inn in Asheville, NC. The seminar was hosted by the North Carolina Bar Association, and Charles’ presentation was entitled “Lenders Beware: You Just Think Your Debtors Owe…

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5 things to know about chapter 11

5 Things To Know About Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

1) Automatic Stay: As soon as the bankruptcy petition is filed with the court, the automatic stay goes into effect. The automatic stay prevents creditors from taking certain actions against your business. For instance, no further legal action can be brought against your business, including an attempt to collect a debt, repossess or foreclose property,…

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October News

October 2014 News

On October 23 & 24, 2014 the firm headed down to North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina for it’s yearly firm retreat. The yearly firm retreat has become an IMGT tradition, and is a good reminder to everyone that no matter how hard you work occasionally you need to set that work aside, kick your feet up,…

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