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CARES ACT and Unemployment: Questions and Answers

Posted by Daniel A. Testa III | Mar 31, 2020 | 0 Comments

On Friday, March 27, 2020, President Trump signed into law the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (“CARES” Act), which greatly expanded the scenarios in which those now unemployed are eligible to receive unemployment compensation, if unemployment is due to COVID-19.   Of particul...

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Bankruptcy... Immediate Relief!

Posted by Daniel A. Testa III | Oct 08, 2018 | 0 Comments

Did you know that once you file for Bankruptcy your creditors and debt collectors have to immediately cease contact and collections activities or face sanctions from the Bankruptcy Court? This relief is felt as soon as you file for bankruptcy. In fact even if you have not filed yet and have taken...

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Do I Qualify For Chapter 7 Bankruptcy?

Posted by Daniel A. Testa III | Oct 08, 2018 | 0 Comments

A chapter 7 bankruptcy is the most straightforward form of bankruptcy and allows you to get rid of most of your debts and start over with a fresh start. In order to qualify for a chapter 7 bankruptcy you have to fall below the New York State median income for a household of your size. Your median...

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Can I Keep My Car if I file for Bankruptcy?

Posted by Daniel A. Testa III | Oct 08, 2018 | 0 Comments

One of the most common questions that we are asked by our bankruptcy clients is whether they can keep their car when they file for bankruptcy. In most cases the answer is yes. You are entitled to certain exemptions to protect property, including a motor vehicle exemption. In New York State the e...

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What is Bankruptcy and What Can it Do For Me?

Posted by Daniel A. Testa III | Oct 08, 2018 | 0 Comments

Bankruptcy… it is a word that we have all heard, but there can be many misconceptions about what it actually is. Bankruptcy is not like the game of Monopoly, it is not the end game for you. Bankruptcy in real life is your chance for a fresh start. There can be a stigma associated with Bankruptcy...

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Commitment to Community

As an Auburn, NY native, and an active member in the community, Testa Law Firm practitioner Daniel A. Testa III believes that it should be a priority to make the community that we live and work in better. From being a member on the Union Springs school board to sponsoring a little league and basketball team, he exemplifies a genuine love for our community that extends outside of his excellent representation.

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