Judicial Town Hall

The judges will discuss ethical issues involved with the representation of parties in bankruptcy proceedings. Topics for discussion include pre-filing obligations (e.g., investigation of assets, conflicts, employment and fee-sharing agreements), duties upon filing the case (e.g., disclosures, fee applications, § 341 meetings, adversary proceedings), and ongoing and other obligations (e.g., fee disgorgement, duties throughout a chapter 13 proceeding, sanctions). The discussion will consider federal bankruptcy statutes, federal and state rules of procedure, and state rules for attorney conduct.

Price: $125.00
SKU: 194715
60 mins
Hon. Gregory R. Schaaf, Moderator; U.S. Bankruptcy Court (E.D. Ky.); Lexington, Hon. John E. Hoffman, Jr.; U.S. Bankruptcy Court (S.D. Ohio); Columbus, Hon. Jeffery P. Hopkins; U.S. Bankruptcy Court (S.D. Ohio); Cincinnati, Hon. Cynthia A. Norton; U.S. Bankruptcy Court (W.D. Mo.); Kansas City.