This year’s institute focuses on the litigation aspects of bankruptcy. Hear from local experts and guest presenters, including the Honorable Bruce Markell, the Honorable Linda Riegle, and the Honorable Randall Newsome (Ret.).
Plenary topics include ethics, bankruptcy litigation, tips and traps for handling individual Chapter 11 cases, U.S. trustee litigation, and an economic outlook on bankruptcy and real estate. Four breakout sessions will cover preparation issues for Chapter 13 confirmation, recent developments in business bankruptcies, reorganization versus liquidation in Chapter 11 cases, and defending mortgage foreclosures. Rounding out the institute schedule are a moderated judges’ panel and a special lunch presentation, “How to Feign Disappointment When the Economy Tanks.”