Can I do anything now if creditors were bothering me during bankruptcy but my case has since been close? 5 Answers as of July 31, 2017

While I was in my chapter 13 bankruptcy, I had creditors bothering me in person, as well as my auto loan was repossessed.

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Ronald K. Nims LLC | Ronald K. Nims
If your case was closed because you failed to make the payments, then there is nothing you can do about creditors contacting to collect their debts.
Answer Applies to: Ohio
Replied: 7/31/2017
GARCIA & GONZALES, P.C.
GARCIA & GONZALES, P.C. | Richard N. Gonzales
Contact your Chapter 13 attorney for guidance.
Answer Applies to: Colorado
Replied: 7/31/2017
Janet A. Lawson Bankruptcy Attorney
Janet A. Lawson Bankruptcy Attorney | Janet Lawson
You need to see local counsel. More facts necessary to form an opinion on this.
Answer Applies to: California
Replied: 7/30/2017
A Fresh Start
A Fresh Start | Dorothy G Bunce
It sort of depends on why your chapter 13 was closed. If this case was closed by successfully receiving a discharge, then you have legal remedies for a creditor violating the discharge injunction. But if your case was closed because it was dismissed, you no longer have any protection from the bankruptcy court system.
Answer Applies to: Nevada
Replied: 7/28/2017
Law Office of Stuart M. Nachbar, P.C.
Law Office of Stuart M. Nachbar, P.C. | Stuart M. Nachbar
You should report all of that to your counsel. They are not permitted to harass you if you have filed for bankruptcy protection. If your case is closed, those protections go away, but if you successfully completed the bankruptcy and got a discharge and they are still harassing you, again, report them to your lawyer as they are breaking the law and the Court can sanction them.
Answer Applies to: New Jersey
Replied: 7/28/2017
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