Tennessee Divorce and Bankruptcy after the Bankruptcy Abuse Prevention and Consumer Protection Act of 2005, "BAPCPA" - Part 1

Congress and the President finally got together and managed to pass and sign the Bankruptcy Abuse Prevention and Consumer Protection Act of 2005, "BAPCPA", which went into effect for cases filed on and after October 17, 2005. This course will review the law for bankruptcy cases filed under the 'New' Bankruptcy Code.

Part 1 is a one hour course that covers the following areas of Bankruptcy Law as they impact divorce law:
o The Means Test, 11 U.S.C. 707(b);
o 'Domestic Support Obligations', 11 U.S.C. 101(14A);
(Understanding this new term is a MUST!)
o Non-Support Domestic Obligations, 11 U.S.C. 523(a)(15);
o The Automatic Stay, 11 U.S.C. 362; and,
o The Chapter 13 Co-Debtor Stay, 11 U.S.C. 1301.

Part 2 of this series is a one hour course which reviews:
o The 'Bankruptcy Estate'; 11 U.S.C. 541;
o Exemptions, 11 U.S.C. 522;
o Sale of jointly owned property, 11 U.S.C. 363;
o Tenancy by the Entirety in Tennessee;
o Judicial Liens, 11 U.S.C. 522;
o Priority claims, 11 U.S.C. 507;
o Discharge, 11 U.S.C. 727, 11 U.S.C. 1228, and 11 U.S.C. 1328;
o Dischargeability, 11 U.S.C. 523(a);
o Specific issues with regard to Chapter 13; and,
o Debt Relief Agencies, 11 U.S.C. 101(12A).

Course Author: Jim Moore

Course Credit: One Hour-General

Course Fee:
$45.00 - MBA Member
$65.00 - Non-Member

Special MBA Membership pricing is limited to Members in good standing of the Memphis Bar Association.

Tennessee Divorce & Bankruptcy after BAPCPA-Part 1
Tennessee Divorce & Bankruptcy after BAPCPA-Part 2