Consumer Debt

NO CLE - Shedding the Pounds of Debt: Mortgage Lien-Stripping in Chapters 7 and 11

11This panel will discuss practical considerations in addressing wholly unsecured junior mortgages, determining the amount of senior mortgages, timing of valuations and the burden of proof.

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NO CLE - Financing Our Future: Treatment of Student Loan Debt

Student loan debt has created a significant and growing national economic crisis. This panel will explore dischargeability issues and also discuss how student loan debt affects all of us – even those without student loans to pay off

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NO CLE - Consumer Tax Toolbox: What Wrenches, Hammers and Nails Do You Need to Deal with Consumer Tax issues

This panel will provide updates on the law and suggest the necessary tools for your consumer tax toolbox, in particular chapter 7 vs. chapter 13, what happens to IRS claims after discharge, offers in compromise, when creditors can send a 1099, whether a debtor can ask a creditor not to send 1099 as part of a settlement; and other thorny tax issues frequently facing consumer bankruptcy lawyers.

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NO CLE - Effectiveness of Reaffirmation Agreements

Reaffirmations of both secured and unsecured obligations remain a major component of consumer bankruptcy practice. This panel will discuss the ins and outs of the reaffirmation process from the debtor’s, creditor’s and debtor’s attorney’s perspectives.

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NO CLE - Consumer Session: Residential Mortgage Modification Mediation

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NO CLE - Individual Chapter 11s: Pitfalls and Advantages

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NO CLE - Consumer All Stars: Hot Topics and Hotter Opinions

This is not your run-of-the-mill current developments session. The all-star members of this panel will explore recent consumer topics, case law and rules, and proposed rules and forms, and will offer their varying opinions and arguments in a lively debate-filled format that is sure to enlighten and entertain.

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NO CLE - Second City Improvisational Debates

Moderator:
Brian L. Shaw
Shaw, Fishman Glantz & Towbin LLC

Resolved: Credit counseling received on the petition date, though after the time of the filing, satisfies the requirements of section 109(h)(1).
Speakers:
Pro: Hon. Robert D. Martin
U.S. Bankruptcy Court (W.D. Wis.); Madison
Con: Hon. Eugene R. Wedoff
U.S. Bankruptcy Court (N.D. Ill.); Chicago

Resolved: Student loans should be dischargeable in bankruptcy.
Speakers:
Pro: William J. Factor
The Law Office of William J. Factor, Ltd.; Northbrook, Ill.
Con: Monette W. Cope

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NO CLE - An Individual 11 Is Not Just a Chapter 13 on Steroids

Individual chapter 11 cases remain mired in unique legal issues. This expert panel tours the case law including confirmation issues such as the effect of the Absolute Priority Rule

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Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Credit Cards (but Were Afraid to Ask) - Free, No CLE

A history of credit, including terminology, methodology, with stats on use (and misuse), growing market sectors, including a discussion on credit reporting, and impact on credit scores.

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