General

By: Roy L. Kaufmann

Bankruptcy and the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act

The Servicemembers Civil Relief Act provides protection to military members from certain court actions. Among these relates to bankruptcy protection. When a member of the military files for bankruptcy protection, creditors must proceed with caution. This includes banks, lenders, …

Read More

By: Roy L. Kaufmann

What Servicemember Protections Are Available to Families?

  Even those familiar with the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act (SCRA) may wonder what servicemember protections are available to families. After all, it’s not just servicemembers who are protected by the  SCRA — it’s their family members, too. However, these …

Read More

By: Roy L. Kaufmann

National Guard and Reservists: Are SCRA Protections Automatic?

Few bankers and moneylenders understand how Servicemembers Civil Relief Act protections apply to the National Guard and reservists versus regular military personnel. If you’re worried about how the law applies to these groups, you’re smart to be concerned. A misstep …

Read More

By: Roy L. Kaufmann

How Do You Obtain A Military Service Certificate?

Before you take legal action against anyone, get a military service certificate to make sure they aren’t on active military duty. A military service certificate goes by many names, including: affidavit nonmilitary affidavit affidavit of military status active duty verification…

Read More

By: Roy L. Kaufmann

Help with SCRA Compliance

The original version of the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act (“SCRA“)  was enacted in 1940. Since then, Congress has amended it a number of times. But the federal law is still rife with ambiguity. The language is sometimes broad …

Read More

By: Roy L. Kaufmann

SCRA Protects Servicemembers’ Dependents Too

Lenders, landlords, people who rent storage lockers and other things to the public,  must always be vigilant about staying in compliance with the SCRA. Servicemembers’ dependents may also enjoy some protections. The Servicemembers Civil Relief Act, a federal law that …

Read More

By: Roy L. Kaufmann

Banks Must Tread Carefully Around SCRA and Follow the Letter of the law

When it comes to the SCRA, banks and other financial institutions must follow the letter of the law carefully or risk steep fines. The Servicemembers Civil Relief Act, a federal law, provides certain protections to members of the military. Which …

Read More

By: Roy L. Kaufmann

What Are the Differences Between the SCRA and the MLA?

What Are the Differences Between the SCRA and the MLA? Two distinct federal statutes provide protections for servicemembers in active service or those recently retired. The Servicemembers Civil Relief Act is the successor to the old Soldiers and Sailors Civil …

Read More

«1234»Last »

Copyright © 2018 by SCRA, LLC. All rights reserved.
Customer Reviews Accepted Modes of Payment