Title Theft and Fraud in Maryland

Introduction Title theft and fraud, in general, is one of the most common types of real estate crime that occurs in Maryland. Title thieves commit crimes such as forging signatures on deeds or using fake documents to obtain the title information for a property, and filing fraudulent document in probate to take all interest in…

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Lifting an Automatic Stay in Maryland Bankruptcy Court

When someone files for bankruptcy, a court-ordered “automatic stay” prevents creditors from continuing any collection efforts. This is designed to give a person breathing room to get on top of their finances and find debt relief. If you are a creditor, it may be necessary to lift the automatic stay to make sure you protect…

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