Year-Over-Year Bankruptcy Filings Decrease 12 Percent
Total bankruptcy filings in the U.S. decreased 12 percent in July 2014 over July of last year, according to data from the American Bankruptcy Institute and Epiq Systems Inc. Bankruptcy filings totaled 77,469 in July 2014, down from the July 2013 total …
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DC area bankruptcy filings for Aug. 4
These firms recently filed with one of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court's local court clerk's offices. Under Chapter 11 of the federal bankruptcy code, a company is protected from claims by creditors while it attempts to reorganize its finances under a plan …
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