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.