Contact: John Hartgen
ABI RELEASES BANKRUPTCY
June 14, 2007,
Alexandria, Va. —The American Bankruptcy Institute’s
(ABI) newest publication,
Appeals Manual: Winning Your Bankruptcy Appeal, provides a complete
guide for practitioners faced with an appeal in a bankruptcy case.
TheManual provides comprehensive coverage of all of the
references and practical guidance that a practitioner—whether a
novice or seasoned veteran—will need to successfully prosecute, or
defend against, a bankruptcy appeal.
Authors Samuel R. Maizel of Pachulski Stang Ziehl
Young Jones & Weintraub LLP (Los Angeles) and Jessica D. Gabel
of Covington & Burling LLP (San Francisco)
discuss the issues relevant to an appeal, including choosing the proper
forum, standing, timing, standards for review and stays pending appeal.
The Manual helps practitioners by discussing how to draft
appellate pleadings and presentan effective appellate argument.
Additionally, the Manual includes the Federal Rules of Appellate
Procedure, the Rules found in Part VIII of the Federal Rules of
Bankruptcy Procedure, and pertinent provisions from the Bankruptcy Code
and other relevant federal statutes.
The 278-page softbound manual
is available for purchase ($22 members; $27 nonmembers) at
ABI’s Online Bookstore.
Click here to order.
ABI is the largest multi-disciplinary,
nonpartisan organization dedicated to research and education on matters
related to insolvency. ABI
was founded in 1982 to provide Congress and the public with unbiased
analysis of bankruptcy issues. The ABI membership includes nearly 11,500
attorneys, accountants, bankers, judges, professors, lenders, turnaround
specialists and other bankruptcy professionals, providing a forum for
the exchange of ideas and information. For additional information on
ABI, visit www.abiworld.org.
For additional conference information, visit http://www.abiworld.org/conferences.html.