COVID-19 Pandemic Response for Bankruptcy Cases

As of March 27, 2020, the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, House Resolution (H.R.) 748 was enacted to provide relief for Americans who are facing an uncertain financial future during these troubling times. The stimulus bill makes several changes to existing laws to help consumers. In addition, the Eastern District of North Carolina is also attempting to provide some relief to those who are experiencing some financial hardship due to the COVID-19 pandemic.