Bankruptcies Case Files
Records that document the process of declaring financial insolvency. File may include court documents, correspondence, and other related records.
Retain for ten years after declaration then dispose of.
Confidential destruction is required. Paper must be shredded, pulped, or incinerated; electronic records must be overwritten or the storage media physically destroyed. Deletion of information in computer files or on electronic storage media is not sufficient.
Last Updated: December 31, 2008