September 16-17, 2015 New York University School of Law, New York
New York University School of Law, in association with the NYU Pollack Center for Law & Business, is pleased to present the 41st Annual Lawrence P. King and Charles Seligson Workshop on Bankruptcy & Business Reorganization. This two-day workshop features professors from the top law schools in the region, along with experienced practitioners, who will deliver an advanced program for experienced business bankruptcy practitioners and financial professionals. This year's program will again address the topics that practitioners need and will conclude with a networking cocktail reception.
ABI Live Webinar: Asset Sales Issues in Oil and Gas Bankruptcies
Presented by the Asset Sales Committee
12:00-1:15 pm ET
$75 for members
$195 for non-members
(includes a one-year ABI membership)
Bryan M. Gaston
Conway MacKenzie; Houston
Ira L. Herman
Thompson & Knight LLP; New York
Shari L. Heyen
Greenberg Traurig, LLP; Houston
As a result of falling energy prices, experts expect bankruptcy filings in the energy sector to increase, especially those in the oil and gas industry. Bankruptcy cases involving energy companies raise unique issues due to the interplay among the Bankruptcy Code, federal and state laws, the regulatory structure governing the energy industry, and the political and practical realities of the industry’s significance on national, regional and local levels. This webinar will explore the unique challenges that can arise in a § 363 sale of the assets of a business involved in the energy industry, with a particular emphasis on oil and gas bankruptcies.