LexisNexis® Presents: Chapter 11 Reorganization - Hot Topics and Industry Perspectives
Tuesday, October 19, 2010
2:00 PM - 3:15 PM (Americas) Eastern Time (US & Canada)

Bankruptcy is a harsh reality that more and more struggling businesses are facing in today’s challenging economic climate. Business bankruptcy filings continue to grow steadily – the 12 month period ending in March of this year saw a 30% increase over the same time the period the previous year.

With experts predicting that this level of bankruptcy activity will continue well into 2011, it is important that you ensure you are as prepared as possible to counsel clients through this complex process. Gaining practice insight from experts on key reorganization topics as well as the bankruptcy landscape across selected industries will help ensure you can deliver optimal results for your clients.

Join us on October 19th from 2:00 – 3:15 ET for the LexisNexis complimentary webinar “Chapter 11 Reorganization: Hot Topics and Industry Perspectives”.

The webinar panel will include several members of the authoritative team behind the latest addition to the Collier product line – Collier Guide to Chapter 11: Key Topics and Selected Industries. During the webinar, you will hear highlights from this new work that will cover topics including:

  • Chapter 11 today – overview and key trends
  • Issues affecting reorganizations for the retail industry including pre-bankruptcy considerations, plans, and sales
  • Treatment of hospitals and health care businesses in Chapter 11
  • Debtor-in-Possession (DIP) financing in the aftermath of the credit crisis
  • Chapter 11 sale strategies after Philadelphia Newspapers, DBSD and Yellowstone Club.

These topics – and many more – are covered in depth in Collier Guide to Chapter 11.

The Collier authors featured in the upcoming webinar include: Neil Herman, Esq., Partner, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP; Robert Keach, Esq., Shareholder, Bernstein, Shur, Sawyer, & Nelson, P.A.; Abhilash Raval, Esq., Partner, Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP; Tyson Lomazow, Esq., Partner, Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP; and Adam Rogoff, Esq., Partner, Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP, New York.

*LexisNexis® is approved for Telephonic/Webinar training in 43 states. This specific webinar is approved in 36 states including Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York†, North Carolina, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin. This specific webinar is in the approval process for Delaware, Indiana, Kansas, Mississippi, Nebraska, Pennsylvania, and Wyoming.

†Only experienced (having completed their first 32 hours of CLE) NY attorneys may take telephonic training for CLE.

Registration is no longer available for this event.

*CLE is approved or in the process of approval for the mandatory CLE states listed below for 1.5 hours of CLE Credit.  Of these, 1.5 qualify as hours of general, participatory, or skills credit, 0 qualify for hours of law office management, and 0 qualify for hours of ethics/professionalism. 

Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin and Wyoming.  

Only experienced NY attorneys may take webinar training for CLE.  New York regulation requires that all CLE sessions must be conducted by an attorney in good standing or a JD.  The presenter for this event meets this New York regulation.  Contact the LexisNexis CLE group directly at CLE.sales@lexisnexis.com with questions about eligibility requirements and for further details on CLE paperwork.