Effects of the New Bankruptcy Law One Year After Its Implementation to be Examined at October Program
EFFECTS OF THE NEW BANKRUPTCY LAW ONE YEAR AFTER ITS IMPLEMENTATION TO BE EXAMINED AT OCTOBER PROGRAM
July 26, 2006, Alexandria, Va. — The American Bankruptcy Institute (ABI) and The
Financial Services Roundtable will hold a “One-Year Anniversary
Program on the Implementation of the Bankruptcy Abuse Prevention and
Consumer Protection Act of 2005 (BAPCPA)” on Oct. 16, 2006
Panel sessions include:
The “Macro Overview
of the Effects of BAPCPA” session features panelists Prof.
Michelle J. White
Panelists on the
“Credit Counseling: What Has Been the Outcome of the Credit
Counseling Requirements of the New Law?” session include
Henry G. Hobbs, Acting Chief of the EOUST’s Debtor Education and Credit
Counseling Section (Washington, D.C.), Ivan Hand of Money Management
International (Houston), Susan C. Keating of the National
Foundation for Credit Counseling (
Bankruptcy: How Has BAPCPA Affected Chapter 11 Filings?” will
feature panelists Bankruptcy Judge Elizabeth Perris (
The “Chapter 7
& 13 Issues: Means Testing and Good Faith” session includes
panelists Mark A.
Redmiles, Chief of the EOUST Civil Enforcement
“How Has BAPCPA
Impacted Debtor’s Attorneys?” features panelists
Henry J. Sommer
of Miller, Frank & Miller (
Eugene Wedoff (
For more information on the One-Year Anniversary Program, please visit http://www.abiworld.org/ONE06.
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 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.