Publications & Media

Collecting Judgments

Minnesota Law, Presented by Moss & Barnett

Mike Etmund, a member of our creditors remedies and bankruptcy team, discusses the many weapons in the law's arsenal for collecting damage awards from defendants.  All too often, an award of money damages is just the start of a long and frustrating legal slog to actually collect the award.  The law does provide many tools for collecting judgments, ranging from wage garnishments and bank levies, to attachments, and even self-help, but careful planning and consideration of all options is important to a successful collection effort.