automatic discharge
automatic discharge
First-time bankrupts receive an automatic discharge nine months after they became bankrupt unless it is opposed by either a creditor, the trustee or the Superintendent of Bankruptcy. (Dictionary of Canadian Bankruptcy Terms)

United Glossary of Bankruptcy Terms 2012.


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