Federal Courts Bankruptcy Resources
Bankruptcy laws help people who can no longer pay their creditors get a fresh start - by liquidating assets to pay their debts or by creating a repayment plan. Bankruptcy laws also protect troubled businesses and provide for orderly distributions to business creditors through reorganization or liquidation.
Bankruptcy Basics is not a guide for filing for bankruptcy. Instead, it provides general information about federal bankruptcy laws and the bankruptcy process.
Filing for Bankruptcy Without an Attorney better known as a "Pro Se" filer.
Chapter 7 Liquidation Under the Bankruptcy Code.
Chapter 11 Reorganization Under the Bankruptcy Code.
Chapter 12 Family Farmer Bankruptcy or Family Fisherman Bankruptcy.
Chapter 13 Individual Debt Adjustment.