Revisiting Stern v. Marshall Sports Bankruptcies and Alternative Dispute Resolution Techniques Among Issues to be Discussed at ABIs Mid-Atlantic Bankruptcy Workshop
Alexandria, Va. —Bankruptcy judges and leading practitioners from the Third and Fourth U.S. Judicial Circuits will head the faculty for ABI’s Eighth Annual Mid-Atlantic Bankruptcy Workshop, to be held Aug. 2-4 at the Hyatt Regency Chesapeake Bay in Cambridge, Md. More than 200 attendees are expected to take part in the event, which brings together this region’s top insolvency professionals for three days of current developments and networking, with the opportunity to earn to earn 7/8 CLE/CPE credits at the workshop sessions, including 1.25/1.5 hour of CLE/CPE ethics. Program co-chairs for the Mid-Atlantic Bankruptcy Workshop are Edward T. Gavin of Gavin/Solmonese LLC (Wilmington, Del.), Linda V. Donhauser of Miles & Stockbridge, PC (Baltimore) and Laurie Selber Silverstein of Potter Anderson & Corroon LLP (Wilmington, Del.). The judicial co-chairs for the workshop are Bankruptcy Judges Rosemary Gambardella (D. N.J.; Newark) and Kevin Gross (D. Del.; Wilmington). Sessions at the conference include: - Gender and Diversity Issues in Practice - Credit-Bidding and 363 Sales - Section 1129(a) Issues - Chapter 11 Plan Release and Injunctions - Chapter 7 Issues Part I: Commercial - Ethics Panel: Candor, Conflicts (of Interest) and Collisions with Rule 9011 (Bad-Faith Filings) - Revisiting Stern v. Marshall—One Year Later - Down for the Count: Sports Teams, Franchises and Bankruptcy - Alternative Dispute Resolution: A Practical How-To Guide - Jaunty Judicial Debates To view a full schedule and list of speakers at the Mid-Atlantic Bankruptcy Workshop, please click the following link: http://www.abiworld.org/MA12/schedule.html For more information about the Eighth Annual Mid-Atlantic Bankruptcy Workshop, call ABI at (703) 739-0800 or visit http://www.abiworld.org/MA12. ### 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 www.abiworld.org. For additional conference information, visit http://www.abiworld.org/conferences.html.
Wednesday, June 6, 2012