Weltman, Weinberg & Reis Co.http://www.weltman.com/?t=39&format=xml&stylesheet=rss&directive=0&records=15en-us19 Oct 2017 00:00:00 -0800firmwisehttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssUsing Charging Orders to Collect from Members of an LLChttp://www.weltman.com/?t=40&an=69645&format=xml&p=7735Commercial collection cases often present unique challenges to judgment creditors. For instance, a judgment debtor in a commercial case may be more sophisticated than the average debtor in a consumer matter, as they are more likely to have the ability to protect assets from routine execution methods. However, such relative sophistication with various asset holdings may also afford the judgment creditor with the opportunity to use otherwise underutilized tools for recovery.Insights17 Oct 2017 00:00:00 -0800http://www.weltman.com/?t=40&an=69645&format=xml&p=7735Weltman, Weinberg & Reis Co., LPA Attorney Monette W. Cope Elected to Rainbows for All Children Governing Board of Directorshttp://www.weltman.com/?t=40&an=69063&format=xml&p=7735Weltman, Weinberg & Reis Co., LPA (WWR), a full-service creditors' rights law firm now in its 87th year of client service, is pleased to announce that Attorney Monette W. Cope was elected to the Governing Board of Directors for Rainbows for All Children (Rainbows).Firm News04 Oct 2017 00:00:00 -0800http://www.weltman.com/?t=40&an=69063&format=xml&p=7735Weltman, Weinberg & Reis Co., LPA Welcomes Attorney Nathalie Paulhttp://www.weltman.com/?t=40&an=69062&format=xml&p=7735Weltman, Weinberg & Reis Co., LPA (WWR), a full-service creditors' rights law firm now in its 87th year of client service, welcomes Attorney Nathalie Paul to its Consumer Collections Group, which provides comprehensive consumer collection services to many of the Top 10 banks in the U.S. and some of the most well-known brand names in the world.Firm News03 Oct 2017 00:00:00 -0800http://www.weltman.com/?t=40&an=69062&format=xml&p=7735Weltman, Weinberg & Reis Co., LPA Junior Shareholder Casey B. Hicks Receives MReport's Women in Housing Awardhttp://www.weltman.com/?t=40&an=68892&format=xml&p=7735Weltman, Weinberg & Reis Co., LPA (WWR), a full-service creditors' rights law firm now in its 87th year of client service, is pleased to announce that Junior Shareholder Casey B. Hicks was selected to the 2017 MReport Women in Housing List.Firm News20 Sep 2017 00:00:00 -0800http://www.weltman.com/?t=40&an=68892&format=xml&p=7735The Equitable Exception to the Automatic Bankruptcy Stayhttp://www.weltman.com/?t=40&an=68855&format=xml&p=7735Many defendants facing foreclosure stave off a sheriff's sale by filing a bankruptcy petition before the scheduled sale, thereby invoking the Bankruptcy Code's automatic stay provisions. However, there may be circumstances under which a foreclosure court may reject the bankruptcy stay's applicability to the foreclosure. In Bank of America vs. Williams, Ohio's eighth district court of appeals issued a decision on August 10, 2017 illustrating the application of an "equitable exception" to the automatic bankruptcy stay.Insights19 Sep 2017 00:00:00 -0800http://www.weltman.com/?t=40&an=68855&format=xml&p=7735Are You Prepared for Upcoming Changes to the Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure?http://www.weltman.com/?t=40&an=68519&format=xml&p=7735Beginning on December 1, 2017, creditors and their counsel will be operating under many new rules governing the practice of consumer bankruptcy law.Advisories31 Aug 2017 00:00:00 -0800http://www.weltman.com/?t=40&an=68519&format=xml&p=7735Pattern of Inaccurate Filings in Bankruptcy Cases Results in $15 Million OCC Civil Penalty for Financial Institutionhttp://www.weltman.com/?t=40&an=68467&format=xml&p=7735On April 25, 2017, in a proceeding before the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC), one of the largest financial institutions in the U.S. entered into a Consent Order for a Civil Money Penalty, which included a payment of $15 million to the Department of the Treasury, due to:Advisories29 Aug 2017 00:00:00 -0800http://www.weltman.com/?t=40&an=68467&format=xml&p=7735Promissory Notes: Which Statute of Limitations Applies?http://www.weltman.com/?t=40&an=68297&format=xml&p=7735In Ohio, actions on a written agreement, contract or promise must be brought within eight years after the cause of action accrued, pursuant to Ohio Revised Code (ORC) § 2305.06; but what about an action on a promissory note?Insights23 Aug 2017 00:00:00 -0800http://www.weltman.com/?t=40&an=68297&format=xml&p=7735Weltman, Weinberg & Reis Co., LPA Shareholder Keri P. Ebeck Receives American Legal & Financial Network's "JPEG: Picture the Future" Awardhttp://www.weltman.com/?t=40&an=67744&format=xml&p=7735Weltman, Weinberg & Reis Co., LPA (WWR), a full-service creditors' rights law firm now in its 87th year of client service, is pleased to announce that Shareholder Keri P. Ebeck was awarded the 2017 American Legal & Financial Network's 4th Annual JPEG: Picture the Future Award.Firm News25 Jul 2017 00:00:00 -0800http://www.weltman.com/?t=40&an=67744&format=xml&p=7735Weltman, Weinberg & Reis Co., LPA Welcomes Attorney Kevin J. Cummingshttp://www.weltman.com/?t=40&an=67401&format=xml&p=7735Weltman, Weinberg & Reis Co., LPA (WWR), a full-service creditors’ rights law firm now in its 87th year of client service, welcomes Attorney Kevin J. Cummings to its Real Estate Default Group, which provides bankruptcy, litigation, and foreclosure services to mortgage lenders and servicers. Mr. Cummings will be located in the firm’s Pittsburgh office.Firm News29 Jun 2017 00:00:00 -0800http://www.weltman.com/?t=40&an=67401&format=xml&p=7735