With the passage of the Family Farmer Relief Act of 2019, Chapter 12 bankruptcy filings will see a debt limit expansion. The new changes are intended to help family farmers who previously had limited bankruptcy options in proceeding with their operations. The act specifically changes the requirements of Chapter 12 bankruptcy, a type of bankruptcy only available to farmers and fisherman.
South Dakota Agricultural Law - Chapter 12 Bankruptcy Changes
About Swier Law Firm's Agricultural Law Practice Group
Swier Law Firm's Agricultural Law Practice Group handles the following types of agricultural law issues:
- Crop Insurance Disputes
- Business Planning
- Clean Air Act
- Environmental Law
- Estate Planning
- Real Estate
- Water Law
- Preparing, Revising and Updating Farm Operation Governance and Compliance Materials, including Bylaws, Committee Charters, and Compliance Policies.
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