The Law Office of William J. Factor, Ltd.; Chicago
Debtor side - Joshua Cohen
Cohen Consumer Law; West Dover, VT
Lender side - Lindsey Fernow Baker
Frost Brown Todd LLC; Cincinnati, OH
This ABI Live Webinar — New Developments in Student Loans: Need to Know — will focus on three areas: dischargeability litigation, treatment in Chapter 13 and the status of student loans as a national economic crisis. Presented by members of ABI’s Consumer Committee, the webinar will include perspectives from both the debtor and lender sides, offering practitioners valuable balanced insights that they can use in their daily practice.
Continuing Education Credit:
ABI will seek 1.25 hours of general CLE credit in 60-minute-hour states and 1.5 hours of credit in 50-minute-hour states. CLE-Approved States: ABI’s live webinars and teleconferences ordinarily receive CLE credit in AL, CA, DE, GA, IL, MN, NE, NH, NJ, NY (approved jurisdiction policy), PA, TN and TX. ABI will obtain approval in additional states. ABI does not seek direct accreditation of live webinars in KS and OH. Credit hours granted are subject to approval from each state, which may not be determined prior to the program.
June 11-14, 2015 Grand Traverse Resort and Spa, Traverse City, MI
Join us at our home in Traverse City, Michigan for the 22nd Annual Central States Bankruptcy Workshop, to be held June 11-14, 2015, at the Grand Traverse Resort and Spa. The flexible workshop format- featuring concurrent business and consumer breakout sessions- allows for spirited exchanges between panelists and attendees. Join more than 300 industry professionals as well as 16 U.S. Bankruptcy Judges for this exceptional summer program.
ABI and St. John's Are Leaders in Bankruptcy Educational and ADR Programs
Participants are required to attend the entire 40 hours of training. If you cannot attend all 40 hours, please defer registration for a future program.
The ABI/St. John’s Bankruptcy Mediation Training is a collaboration among three leaders in the field of bankruptcy education and mediation training: ABI, St. John’s Center for Bankruptcy Studies, and St. John's Hugh L. Carey Center for Dispute Resolution. ABI is the nation’s leading provider of quality bankruptcy educational programs. St. John’s Center for Bankruptcy Studies offers the nation’s premier bankruptcy program featuring the only LL.M. in Bankruptcy. Together, ABI and St. John’s publish the American Bankruptcy Institute Law Review, with a circulation of approximately 11,000. The Hugh L. Carey Center for Dispute Resolution, a leader in the field of dispute resolution, is an important part of this successful collaboration to develop this bankruptcy mediation training program. The Carey Center offers a wide range of dispute-resolution programs, training both students and practitioners in the values and skills of dispute resolution.
*In order to receive credit, participants are required to commit to attending the entire forty hours of training.
Reviews from Previous Attendees:
“A great education for both those who serve as advocates in mediation and those who serve as mediators.” – Sylvia Mayer; Houston, TX
“I feel I will be a better client’s lawyer having taken the course.” – Thomas Biron, Philadelphia, PA
“This is the premier training opportunity for anyone interested in bankruptcy mediation.” – Donald L. Swanson; Omaha, NE