A 341 meeting, also known as a creditor’s meeting, is presided over by the United States Trustee, and allows creditors and the trustee an opportunity to question debtors about the schedules and statements filed in their bankruptcy case. This meeting is required under 11 U.S.C. § 341 of the Bankruptcy Code, hence the name. Creditors […]
DO I HAVE TO BE A U.S. CITIZEN TO FILE BANKRUPTCY?
You do not have to be a U.S. citizen to file bankruptcy. You do have to be a resident of the state in which you file your bankruptcy case and have lived there for the last 180 days. Filing bankruptcy without being a U.S. citizen does raise one complication. Most debtors who file bankruptcy are […]