Groton, Connecticut
4 Fort Hill Rd
Groton, CT 06340
(860)449-8059

Discrimination and Bankruptcy October 13, 2020

Groton, New London
Discrimination and Bankruptcy, Groton, Connecticut

Section 525(b) of the Bankruptcy code states:  No private employer may terminate the employment of, or discriminate with respect to employment against, and individual who is or has been a debtor under this title, a debtor or bankrupt under the Bankruptcy Act, or an individual associated with such debtor or bankrupt, solely because said debtor or bankrupt:

(1) is or has been a debtor...under the Bankruptcy Act;

(2) has been insolvent before the commencement of a case...but before granting a discharge; or

(3) has not paid a debt that is dischargeable in a case under ….the bankruptcy act.

If you have any questions regarding discrimination for filing bankruptcy, please feel free to call Attorney Mark O. Grater in Groton, Ct at 860-449-8059.

Other Announcements, Events and Deals from Mark O. Grater Attorney at Law
Are Tax Debts Dischargeable in Bankruptcy, Groton, Connecticut
This subject matter can be somewhat complicated and one must carefully go over each individual situation to see if tax debts are dischargeable.  Very generally speaking, an inco...read more
Transferring Property Before Filing Bankruptcy-Don't do It, Groton, Connecticut
One problem I sometimes run into in representing bankruptcy clients is when they tell me that they have recently transferred property out of their name into someone else’s name, thin...read more
Are Debts incurred by Fraud Dischargeable in Bankruptcy, Groton, Connecticut
As a general rule, debts obtained by fraud are not dischargeable in bankruptcy.  The rule is not self executing, thus the creditor must challenge.  It would require a heari...read more
3 Common Causes of Auto Accidents in the Winter, Groton, Connecticut
Winter may be the season of holidays and family get-togethers, but it also brings blizzards, ice, and other conditions that make driving dangerous. While accidents can sometimes...read more
Does Bankruptcy Affect Retirement Funds, Groton, Connecticut
In the State of Connecticut, whether you file bankruptcy using the federal of state exemption system, as a general rule, authorized retirement funds properly funded under Federa...read more