1998 Bankruptcy Filings

United States Bankruptcy Court - District of Vermont
Original Chapter Filings - Case Count Report
Quantity of Cases Filed between 01/01/1998 and 12/31/1998

 

Chapter 7 Business Cases   45  
    Consumer Cases   1729  
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      Chapter Total 1774  

Chapter 11 Business Cases   16  
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      Chapter Total 16  

Chapter 12 Business Cases   8  
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      Chapter Total 8  

Chapter 13 Business Cases   15  
    Consumer Cases   138  
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      Chapter Total 153  

      Grand Total 1951  

 

There are no consumer cases for Chapter 12. Chapter 12 is solely available to family farmers. By our definition, a family farmer operates a business as opposed to being solely a consumer.