Archives for Court Rulings

Workers Compensation Settlements and Bankruptcy- UPDATE

If you live in Illinois and get hurt while working, you have the right to make a claim for those injuries through the Workers Compensation system.  If you go through the process, many times, your claim will be enough to pay your medical bills, plus
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Supreme Court Ruling Puts Inherited IRAs at Risk in Bankruptcy

The general rule in bankruptcy is that people can protect their IRAs and retirement accounts.  In June of 2014, the US Supreme Court ruled, in the Clark v. Rameker case, that some retirement accounts are not protected.  The Court ruled that inherited IRAs are not
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