2009 Bankruptcy Filings

United States Bankruptcy Court - District of Vermont
Original Chapter Filings - Case Count Report
Quantity of Cases Filed between 01/01/2009 and 12/31/2009

 

Chapter 7 Business Debt   42  
    Consumer Debt   1139  
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      Chapter Total 1181  

Chapter 11 Business Debt   3  
           
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      Chapter Total 3  

Chapter 12 Business Debt   1  
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      Chapter Total 1  

Chapter 13 Business Debt   14  
    Consumer Debt   342  
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      Chapter Total 356  

      Grand Total 1541  

 

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.