The following resources are provided out of courtesy and should not be treated as legal advice. Each case is unique and requires an individual application of the facts to the law. Thus, the following information should be considered as general information. Please contact us for a thorough assessment of your case.
If you need assistance finding information about the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Central District of California, click this link: http://www.cacb.uscourts.gov.
If you need assistance finding information about the Office of the U.S. Trustee, click this link: http://www.justice.gov/ust/r16/.
For information about who qualifies to file Chapter 7 bankruptcy, including a brief explanation of the Chapter 7 Means Test, click this link: http://www.nolo.com/legal-encyclopedia/chapter-7-bankruptcy-means-test-eligibility-29907.html.
For access to an online Chapter 7 Means Test calculator, click this link: http://www.legalconsumer.com/bankruptcy/means-test/.
DEBT RELIEF RESOURCES:
For information regarding the Federal Trade Commission’s (FTC) regulation of advertising and collection of fees related to debt relief services, click this link: http://www.ftc.gov/news-events/press-releases/2010/10/debt-relief-companies-prohibited-collecting-advance-fees-under.
For access to other LGBT services please visit: http://www.lalgbtcenter.org.