Please tell us who you are and gain access to all our free resources.


An order terminating the case prior to its normal end.

In a Bankruptcy case: The termination of the case without either the entry of a discharge or a denial of discharge; after a case is dismissed, the debtor and the creditors have the same rights as they had before the bankruptcy case was commenced. Dismissal is the penalty for many essentially minor infractions of bankruptcy procedures under the 2005 amendments.