Professional Compensation/Fees

Examining Venue, Ethics and Bad-Faith Issues in 2020/2021 Bankruptcy Filings

Recent large bankruptcies like NRA, Boy Scouts of America, Roman Catholic Archdiocese, Purdue Pharma and J&J have invigorated debate over the longstanding issues of venue and bad faith in bankruptcy. This panel will explore matters surrounding venue and bad-faith filings, related ethics considerations, and the newest wave of reform initiatives.

$125.00
$125.00

All Things Attorney Fees

This panel will present a series of short TED talks and debates on issues arising with respect to attorneys’ fees.

$125.00
$125.00

Crossfire (2022 Bankruptcy Battleground West)

This panel will be conducted in the format of the TV show “Crossfire” and will address three “hot” or “interesting” bankruptcy issues that are not being addressed in the other sessions. At the conclusion of each discussion, attendees will have an opportunity to vote on how they believe the issue should be resolved.

$125.00
$125.00

Fees & Profitability

Getting paid in a world populated by bankrupt debtors is a tricky dance, but there are ways to make it happen. What you learn in this session is sure to be music (and money) to your ears! This panel will address chapter 7 fee bifurcation, effective chapter 13 fee applications and step-up plans, as well as practice-management profitability strategies, budgeting, billing and retirement.

$125.00
$125.00

Google and Your Practice: Google Reviews, SEO and Google My Business (GMB)

Ranking on Google is perhaps the most important thing you can do to market your law firm.

$125.00
$125.00

Trending Bankruptcy Issues

For many distressed businesses, factoring loans — where third-party companies provide advances on invoices due — can be lifelines. This session will discuss this trending topic, as well as the dischargeability of nonpriority taxes for late-filed tax returns, and cryptocurrency.

$125.00
$125.00

Trending Bankruptcy Issues

For many distressed businesses, factoring loans — where third-party companies provide advances on invoices due — can be lifelines. This session will discuss this trending topic, as well as the dischargeability of nonpriority taxes for late-filed tax returns, and cryptocurrency.

$125.00
$125.00

Marketing Your Practice

Who knew that marketing should have been a law school class? Today’s legal landscape demands that lawyers be savvy marketers who can promote themselves online, building their reputations in the community and becoming “go to” practitioners for other lawyers and clients. Learn how to make your name pop in the legal realm.

$125.00
$125.00

Great Debates (2021 Consumer Practice Extravaganza)

The title says it all — and these sessions are always full of fireworks. We’ll cover post-petition appreciation in chapter 13s (to whom does it belong?), bifurcation of chapter 7 fees, and lien-stripping in chapter 20. You might be picking a side, but you’ll learn a lot from both sides!

$125.00
$125.00

Rochelle's Rocky Mountain Case Law Update

Bankruptcy Judges Elizabeth Brown and Michael Romero will discuss the year’s widest splits and most controversial opinions with ABI Editor-at-Large Bill Rochelle.

$125.00
$125.00
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