Will filing for bankruptcy in Ohio affect my severance pay from a layoff?
Bankruptcy in Ohio is governed under both the Ohio specific state bankruptcy laws as well as the federal laws that established the bankruptcy system in the United States. When you file bankruptcy in Ohio, what impact- if any- the filing has on your severance pay depends upon the chapter of bankruptcy you file
To determine the best course of action, and to determine your eligibility for bankruptcy, it is important you consult with an experienced lawyer for help.
Updated by: Kathleen Michon, J.D.