Student loan discharge issue being appealed to the United States Supreme Court.
This is a significant chance for all debtors to have clarity on the current requirement of proving ‘undue hardship’ to discharge student loans under the Bankruptcy Code. We are hopeful that the Supreme Court will apply a liberal version of that test that considers the ‘totality of the circumstances’ faced by the debtor. – See article: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2015-10-19/the-supreme-court-may-weigh-in-on-a-student-debt-battle.
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