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.

Chapter 7 Fee Waivers.

Approved Bankruptcy Notice Providers

Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure

US Bankruptcy Code

Interim Guidance Regarding Tax Information

Bankruptcy Basics Glossary

Judicial Seminars Disclosure

Judicial Misconduct and Disability

Federal Reserve Interest Rates

Legal Information Institute [LII], Cornell University Law School

National Creditor Registration Service