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Joel R. Spivack Receives “Awesome Attorney” Award for 2019

Each year, readers of South Jersey Magazine vote for the most outstanding lawyers in New Jersey. We are so proud to announce that Attorney Joel R. Spivack, of the Law Office of Joel R. Spivack, has been named in the 2019 Awesome Attorneys List in the category of Bankruptcy and Creditor-Debtor Rights Law. This is……
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We Now Accept Electronic Payments Through LawPay™

For more than 25 years, our law firm has focused on consumer bankruptcy and residential real estate law throughout South Jersey. Now, we’ve made it easier and more convenient for our clients to pay for legal services. For your convenience, The Law Office of Joel R. Spivack is now accepting electronic payments for legal services……
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Grounds for Objection to Wage Garnishment

If a creditor sues you and successfully gets a judgment, wage garnishment is one way they can collect. Wage garnishment allows your creditor to take part of your employment income. This is accomplished through a wage garnishment order that the judgment creditor serves on your employer. Then, your employer has to withhold money from each……
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Military Personnel and Bankruptcy

The right to file for bankruptcy is not limited to only civilians. Those in the military have the same right to file for bankruptcy as well. In addition, active military personnel and disabled veterans get certain benefits over non-military. For starters, the Servicemembers’ Civil Relief Act (SCRA) gives active-duty military legal protections in civil actions……
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Is Information From A Bankruptcy Public?

Privacy has been, and most likely always will be, desirable in many aspects of your life. It becomes especially desirable in times of struggle and can play a big part in the decisions you make to help yourself. When it comes to bankruptcy, many worry about how public the information is going to be. Is……
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