If the judgment debtor qualifies for and properly claims the "head of family exemption," then the judgment debtor is afforded two levels of protection from wage garnishment
We parenthetically note that, while the subject appeal does not raise due process arguments, the issues brought for review implicitly concern the constitutional sufficiency of a garnishment
proceeding based upon an unconfirmed judgment by confession.
Justice Barbara Pariente wrote for a unanimous court that attorney trust accounts were no different than personal checking accounts held by banks, which would be subject to such garnishments
Years ago, before passage of the Consumer Credit Protection Act of 1970, employers often fired workers who were garnished because of the strain it put on the company Today, many payroll managers are feeling "stressed out" because of the high number of garnishments
and child support deductions they are being required to handle.
rendered several important opinions regarding the garnishment
On September 21, 2001, the hospital commenced a wage garnishment
proceeding against Garcia and his employer, Richter Industries, the garnishee, to collect on the unsatisfied civil judgment.
Suddenly, he was facing several years of automatic wage garnishment
, and the shame of being forced to explain to prospective employers why the government considered him a deadbeat dad.
To improve federal debt collection, the Debt Collection Improvement Act of 1996 established a framework of debt collection tools, including administrative wage garnishment
These remedies include wage garnishment
, repossession of collateral, and late night phone calls.
This paper examines the role of collateral in personal loan contracts when government regulations, such as usury laws and restrictions on late charges and wage garnishment
limit the responses of creditors to increases in default risk.
Learn about managing the complex web of garnishment
rules and regulations; answering sensitive questions about wage-withholding without stepping into legal hot water; control potentially hostile situations with an employee whose paycheck is being garnished; communicate garnishment
laws to employees in a way that's easy to understand
I will continue to focus on Federal Tax Negation, wage garnishment
, bank levies, IRS Audits and installment agreements as these are just some of my areas of expertise.