Consumer Bankruptcy

Consumer Case Law Update (2020 Consumer Bankruptcy Forum)

Presented by ABI’s Hon. Eugene R. Wedoff Seventh Circuit Consumer Bankruptcy Conference and Hon. Steven W. Rhodes Consumer Bankruptcy Conference
This session will highlight particularly interesting case law developments to date in 2020 and their impact on bankruptcy law and practice.

$125.00
$125.00
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ABI-Live: Does the Math Check Out? Subtracting Chapter 13 and Chapter 7 and Adding Chapter 10 under the Consumer Bankruptcy Reform Act of 2020

Sponsored by the Consumer Bankruptcy Committee

$125.00
$125.00
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Consumer Commission Report: Top 10 Wish List

Presented by the Consumer Bankruptcy & Legislation Committees
This panel will focus on the top 10 items that came out of the ABI Commission on Consumer Bankruptcy’s Final Report, released in 2019.

$125.00
$125.00

Judicial Round-and-Round (2020 Virtual Winter Leadership Conference)

In this virtual variation on the in-person format, a nationwide group of distinguished judges will discuss current bankruptcy and practical skills issues in an innovative Zoom-style presentation. The judges will rotate to a new online “room,” allowing participants to maximize their time and gain valuable insights into best practices.

$125.00
$125.00

Bankruptcy Mediation in Consumer Cases: New Tools for Changing Times

Consumer cases require quick, effective and efficient answers to complex legal issues. Bankruptcy cases are expected to surge as a result of the economic consequences wrought by COVID-19, creating a logjam in the bankruptcy courts that is expected to continue. Mediation is the relief valve, providing opportunities for consumer practitioners to minimize delay and resolve intractable problems.

$125.00
$125.00

Consumer Hot Topics (2020 Southeast Virtual Bankruptcy Workshop)

This panel will address some of the coronavirus-related issues currently facing debtors in chapters 7 and 13, including the effects of the CARES Act on consumer filings, the role of exempt assets in good-faith analyses and disposable-income calculations, and how to address business issues in consumer cases.

$125.00
$125.00

ABI-Live: Evolution of Consumer Bankruptcy Practice in the COVID-19 Era

What trends for consumer bankruptcy practice have emerged during the COVID-19 pandemic? What will consumer practice look like going forward? Join a panel of four experienced bankruptcy counsel as they discuss safety, case law trends and practical actions to take going forward. Some of the topics the panel will discuss include:

Actions chapter 13 trustees are taking to hold down costs while continuing to assist debtors.
Debtor counsel updates on practices that have developed due to the pandemic, including suspension of plan payments.

$125.00
$125.00
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Hot Consumer Topics

The panelists will discuss the best practices for tricky Chapter 7s, Chapter 13 plan modifications filed pursuant to The CARES Act, tips for ensuring proper service, and a discussion of the current case law on 401(k) contributions and nunc pro tunc orders.

$125.00
$125.00

ABI-Live: Understanding the Nuts and Bolts of the “New” Subchapter V Small Business Chapter 11

Sponsored by The Consumer Bankruptcy Committee

$125.00
$125.00

ABI-Live: The Consumer Provisions of the CARES ACT and Local Court Responses to the Pandemic

Hosted by The Consumer Bankruptcy Committee

The CARES Act, which was signed into law on March 27, 2020, has many important economic stimulus measures — including some that will impact bankruptcy.

$125.00
$125.00
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