Bankruptcy


Debt Settlement & Debt Negotiation Scams: The CFPB Catches Another One

Debt Settlement & Debt Negotiation Scams: The CFPB Catches Another One

I have never seen a client benefit from hiring a company to negotiate with their creditors to settle their debts. Companies that promise to settle your debts for pennies on the dollar, or promise to negotiate your debts way down, are usually scams or a complete waste of your money. Their entire industry is overrun with Read the full article…




National Consumer Protection Week

National Consumer Protection Week

  Its National Consumer Protection Week!!! Ok. Maybe it’s not as exciting as March Madness, but it’s a big deal for those of us who practice consumer law. The Federal Trade Commission organizes the week to help consumers make better-informed decisions regarding how they spend, save, and invest their money. The FTC also wants to Read the full article…


38 Studios Bankruptcy Documents

38 Studios Filed for Bankruptcy Protection

Its a sad day for the former employees of Curt Schilling’s company, 38 Studios, as well as its creditors and the taxpayers of Rhode Island. While Citadel typically represents consumers who need to file bankruptcy protection, I am posting some of the documents 38 Studios filed in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Delaware today. The Read the full article…




Citadel Attorney in The News

John T. Longo, Consumer Bankruptcy Attorney

The Providence Journal used attorney John Longo, the founder of Citadel Consumer Litigation, PC, as a source for this article involving consumer bankruptcy issues earlier this week. The article talked about a formerly wealthy individual in Cranston, RI, who declared bankruptcy while living in a 1/2 million dollar home. Longo talked about the difference between Read the full article…