What if I discover more debt after bankruptcy? 6 Answers as of September 22, 2010

What can I do if I find another outstanding debt after filing for bankruptcy?

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Greifendorff Law Offices, PC
Greifendorff Law Offices, PC | Christine Wilton
You can amend your schedules to include those debts and serve notice of the bankruptcy filing upon those additional creditors.
Answer Applies to: California
Replied: 9/22/2010
Diefer Law Group, P.C.
Diefer Law Group, P.C. | Abel Fernandez
You might have to amend your case and add the additional debt.
Answer Applies to: California
Replied: 9/22/2010
Law Office of Barbara Seeley Curtis
Law Office of Barbara Seeley Curtis | Barbara Curtis
You can add creditors within 90 days of filing.
Answer Applies to: Florida
Replied: 9/22/2010
Ariano & Reppucci
Ariano & Reppucci | Chris Ariano
You can amend your list of creditors to include the one you missed.
Answer Applies to: Arizona
Replied: 9/22/2010
The Law Office of Mark J. Markus
The Law Office of Mark J. Markus | Mark Markus
If your case is still open, you should amend your schedules to include the debt. In the ninth circuit, however, if the omission was inadvertent and it is a Chapter 7 case where no assets are being disbursed by the Trustee, the debt will be discharged regardless.
Answer Applies to: California
Replied: 9/21/2010
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