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Cross-Border Bankruptcies Labor Issues and Consumer Chapter 11s among the Issues to Be Discussed At ABIs Views from the Bench Program on Sept. 27

Alexandria, Va. — ABI’s popular “Bankruptcy 2013: Views from the Bench” program will take place on Sept. 27 at The Georgetown University Law Center in Washington, D.C. The program features the views of 20 bankruptcy judges from New York, New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, Pennsylvania, Florida, Texas and Nevada. Attendees have the chance to earn up to 7.0/9.0 CLE/CPE credits, including 1 hour of ethics (1.2 CPE). The chair of the “Views from the Bench” program is David R. Kuney of Sidley Austin LLP (Washington, D.C.) Topics to be addressed at the conference panel sessions include: Confirmation Potpourri It's a Small World, After All: Cross-Border Bankruptcies Reflections on Bankruptcy Law from Enron to Chrysler and Beyond No Peace in the Valley: Labor Unrest Breaking Up Is Hard to Do: Law Firm Bankruptcies Individual Chapter 11s: They're Not Big 13s Dangerous Curves Ahead: Ethics and Social Media For a full list of session speakers, please visit Lunch at the program will provide attendees with a unique opportunity take part in one of three smaller break-out sessions, with facilitators and judges leading discussions from the earlier sessions. For more information on the “Views from the Bench” program, please be sure to visit ### 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 more than 13,000 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 For additional conference information, visit