Bankruptcy Litigation

Detecting Lies: Strategies for Exposing a Deceitful Witness

Poker players look for tells. Polygraphs measure physiological indicators. Movies suggest that there is some magic to looking somebody in the eye. In court, though, judges and lawyers are left to their own devices to determine whether a witness is lying. A clinical psychologist and a former attorney general of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts will join experienced trial lawyers and judges to discuss lying and the limits of detecting lying, including verbal and nonverbal cues that aid in assessing the credibility of statements.

$25.00
$25.00

Chapter 11 Exit Strategies

How to keep your equity when those about you are losing theirs (and blaming it on you).

$25.00
$25.00

When Cases Collide

This panel discussion will concentrate on issues commonly encountered when a closely held business and its individual owners and related businesses have financial problems, including regarding application of the absolute priority rule/new value exception to individual chapter 11 bankruptcies, conflicts, corporate governance, substantive/procedural consolidation and compensation issues

$25.00
$25.00

Bankruptcy Litigation

This panel will present a fraudulent transfer update and discussion regarding the split
over § 546(e) safe harbors (Physiotherapy, Tribune, Madoff, Meritt Management),
10-year reach-back periods (Kipnis), the reinstatement of unsecured creditors’
intentional fraudulent conveyance claims and the ruling that the intent of the CEO
can be imputed to the company (Lyondell), the finding that substantive consolidation
does not augment the trustee’s § 544(b) avoiding powers by allowing the trustee to

$25.00
$25.00
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