Wednesday, 24 of January of 2018

Bankruptcy Filings Rose In 2010

According to statistics just released in time for the new year by the Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts, nationally, bankruptcy cases filed in federal courts for fiscal year 2010 — the 12-month period that ended Sept. 30 — totaled 1,596,355. That was a 13.8 percent increase over fiscal year 2009 bankruptcy filings of 1,402,816,  The agency reported that while nonbusiness bankruptcy filings continued to rise in fiscal year 2010, business filings dropped slightly for the first time since 2006.