Transfer of Mortgage to Wife’s Name Upon Husband’s Death

By Fredrick P. Niemann, Esq. a New Jersey Estate Administration Attorney When a husband and wife own property as tenants by the entirety (but only one name is on the mortgage) and the husband dies, can the wife legally transfer the mortgage into her own name? I had this situation come up.  In this case, […]

FRAUDULENT TRANSFERS AND THE U.S. BANKRUPTCY CODE

By Fredrick P. Niemann, Esq. a New Jersey Fraudulent Transfer Attorney As previously posted, there are two types of fraudulent transfers. The second type of transfer does not necessarily involve any actual wrongdoing, meaning no fraudulent intent involved.  It is a common trap which honest, but under informed debtors fall when filing a bankruptcy petition […]