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Does the Death of a Debtor Stop a Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Case?

Death during a Chapter 7 or Chapter 3 Bankruptcy will not automatically stop the bankruptcy case. Strange as it may sound, further steps are required, and, in some cases, it may be best to continue the case even after an unfortunate passing.

Click here to read more about death during bankruptcy on the new Michigan Bankruptcy Blog of Michigan Bankruptcy Attorneys The Hilla Law Firm, PLLC.

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