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April 12, 2009

Filings up in the Central District of California

In March, 2009, the Central District saw 8,518 total filings, up 22% over the 6,967 in February and 42% over the 5,999 in January.  Total filings for the first quarter were 21,484, up a whopping 81% over the 11,862 filings in the first quarter of 2008.

Chapter 13s in the first quarter totaled 4,677 or 22% of total filings.  The first quarter ch 13 filings exceeded the 2,833 filings in the first quarter of 2008 by 65%. 

Chapter 11s in the first quarter totaled 325 or a 239% increase over the 96 filings in the first quarter of 2008.  Of the 325 chapters 11s in the first quarter, 69 were individual petitions.  

This info can be found at the Bankruptcy Data Project.   

April 12, 2009 in Bankruptcy Statistics | Permalink

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