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Court to consider when second mortgage can be void

...should not be able to "strip off" a second loan even if they are underwater on primary loans.In both appeals, bankruptcy courts allowed Florida homeowners to nullify second loans held by Bank of America. The Atlanta-based 11th U.S. Circuit...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-17/court-consider-when-second
Accused promoter files for bankruptcy

...Griffin, who ran Major Moves Marke ting, filed the petition seeking to liquidate his finances Oct. 24 in U.S. Bankruptcy Court. Griffin lists total debts of $34,226.A meeting of creditors is scheduled Wednes day where Griffin's debtors...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-11-13/accused-promoter-files
Action steps to keep your money in event of a business's bankruptcy

...credit card company to get their money back. Others who paid by check or cash, will need to file a claim with the bankruptcy court administering the process. Visit www.uscourts.gov for more information.? CHAPTER 11 BANKRUPTCIESA Chapter...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-08-31/action-steps-keep-your-money-event-
Former Augusta businesswoman gets lengthy federal prison sentence for real estate fraud scheme

...the victim. After The Augusta Chronicle exposed her scheme, Preetorius claimed she was innocent of wrongdoing in bankruptcy court in August 2008 - professing as much to FBI Special Agent Paul Kubala and IRS Special Agent Roger Garland even as...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-04-16/former-augusta-busines
With four pastors on ballot, Augusta might have a prayer

...Equipment Co. and the federal Small Busi ness Administration, secured liens against CMS for $3.3 million.In 2007, bankruptcy court trustee Edward Coleman III filed a federal lawsuit against Yu and his wife, Jonie, to recover $300,000 in property...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2014-03-08/four-pastors-ba
Across the region

...newsMORRIS BROWN COLLEGE has gotten a court's approval to sell property on its Atlanta campus. The school obtained bankruptcy court approval Thursday. The college, facing about $30 million in debt, intends to sell much of its 36-acre campus...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-03-07/across-region
Wells Fargo lawsuit accuses RDC Properties of defaulting on multimillion dollar loan

...doesn't refer to RDC Prop er ties' pending Chapter 11 bankruptcy filed in U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Augusta on Sept. 30.According to the bankruptcy court documents, the note held by Wells Fargo is secured by 801 Broad St., which is the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2013-12-31/wells-fargo
Restaurant owner evicted from Martinez burger joint

...40,000, according to paperwork filed in U.S. Bankruptcy Court.Glover filed for bankruptcy in late 2013 after...him. He sought relief from the eviction from the bankruptcy court judge.The judge recently ruled that Glover and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-02-27/restaurant-owner-evicted-mart
Company blamed for W.Va. spill files for bankruptcy

...lawsuits and state and federal investigations after the Jan. 9 spill, filed a Chapter 11 petition with the U.S. Bankruptcy Court in the Southern District of West Virginia.Company president Gary South ern signed the paperwork, which lists both...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-01-17/co-blamed-wva-spill-files-
UGA players trusted Coach Donnan, lost money

...arbitration with a financial advising firm that advised him to invest in GLC Ltd. of West Virginia, and $400,000 from bankruptcy court after GLC went into bankruptcy.Jonas Jennings invested $800,000 in GLC deals and lost $537,500 of it, he...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-05-09/uga-players-trusted-co