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An Introduction to the Bankruptcy Claims

Trading Market

  

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Mark Pesso
Partner 

Clifford Chance

Sarah Campbell
Associate

Clifford Chance

Andrew Brozman
Partner

Clifford Chance 

   

Timothy Bennett

Associate

Clifford Chance

 

 

Introduction to the program discussion:  

 

  • Overview of the Market - History, Size and Scope 
     
  • What are Bankruptcy Claims 
     
  • Risks Associated 
    with Buying and Selling Claims 
     
  • Purchase and Sale Agreements 
     
  • Motivations for Buying and Selling Trade Claims 
     
  • Risks Associated with Purchase Sale Agreements 

  • Closing the Trade - Plan Confirmation Process

 

 

 


 

 

Balancing the Cost of Legal
 
Research Investments

When:  Tuesday, July 15, 2014, 1:00 PM Eastern

Location: Your office or conference room 

(No travel required)

 Cost: $195.00

 

The Faculty:

 

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Randall Reese
Founder & President

Chapter11Cases.com
Chapter11Dockets.com

 

David Houlihan
Prinicipal Analyst

Blue Hill Research

 


Who Should Attend?

This webinar should not be missed if you are responsible for your firm's production, budgeting, and understanding of the legal research market.

What You Will Learn:

Which research tools should be used in answering specific questions. 

How to navigate the seemingly endless sources for conducting legal research. 

Strengths of smaller vendors versus Westlaw or LexisNexis.


The Program Summary:

In this webinar two legal research experts will explain to the audience an overview of the legal research market, focused on corporate bankruptcy research.    

Introduction to the program discussion:
 

    • Overview of the Legal Research Market - History, Size and Scope.
       
    • The Unique Challenges of Researching Corporate Bankruptcy In the United States.
       
    • Budgeting and the Costs Associated with Legal Research.
        
    • Planning and Developing a Research Strategy.
       
    • The Importance of Understanding the Tools Available.
       
    • A Thorough Discussion on the Database Capabilities of Research Vendors.

Fee: $195.00

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Casino Turnarounds, Workouts,

and Restructuring Situations

 

The Faculty:

ALEX FISCH

Alex Fisch
Managing Director 

Guggenheim
Securities

Connie Lahn

Connie Lahn
Shareholder

Fafinski, Mark
& Johnson PA

RANDALL FINE

Randall A. Fine
Managing Director

The Fine Point Group 

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Doug Minke

Partner

Regulatory
Management Counselors, PC

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David Waddell
Partner

Regulatory
Management Counselors, PC

 

The Program Summary:

In this webinar a group of casino-industry experts will explain 
to the audience the ins-and-outs of casino turnarounds, restructurings and workout situations. 

Introduction to the program discussion: 

 

•Operations and Marketing techniques designed to resurrect struggling casino properties during times of financial distress 

Regulatory considerations that are unique to casino restructurings

Key legal issues and considerations that are unique to casino bankruptcy and workout situations

The state of the current capital markets as it relates to distressed casino transactions

Other key issues to consider when dealing with a distressed casino operation

Case Studies

 

 

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Everything You Wanted To Know About 

The Energy Future Holdings Bankruptcy 

 

The Faculty:

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Ted Gavin

Managing Director/
Founding Partner
Gavin/Solmonese

Chris Ward

 Partner
Polsinelli PC

Ed Fox

Partner
Polsinelli PC

Kell Mercer

Partner

Husch Blackwel

 

The Program Summary:

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 Introduction to the program discussion:

• Overview and History of The Company 

• Organization of Debtors  

• Debt Structure  

• Bankruptcy Timeline  

• Key Players and Counsel  

• Overview of Proposed Plan of Reorganization  

• First Day Motions Overview 

 

 

  

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IS THE FISKER CREDIT BID RULING NEWS?

WHY? WHY NOT?

The Professionals:                                               

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Mark Thomas

Partner 
Proskaur Rose LLP

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William Baldiga

Partner 
Brown Rudnick LLP 

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Caroline Reckler

Partner 
Latham & Watkins LLP 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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A BRAVE NEW WORLD?

Exploring Chapter 9 Debt Relief for Detroit and Other Municipalities    

The Professionals:                   

 

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Ted Gavin

Managing Director 
Founding Partner 
Gavin/Solmonese

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Kenneth Noble 

Partner 
Katten Muchin Rosenman

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Patrick Mears
Partner 
Barnes & Thornbug

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Program Summary:

Three industry experts will discuss the evolution of Chapter 9 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code and how it pertains to the bankruptcy filing of the City of Detroit.
 

INTRODUCTION: 
CONSTITUTIONAL FRAMEWORK OF CHAPTER 9 AND SHORT HISTORY OF STATE AND MUNICIPAL DEBT DEFAULTS 

  • Constitutional Framework for Chapter 9
  • State and municipal debt crises in the 1800's
  • Federal Statutory Relief in the 1930's
  • History of Chapter 9 Filings Since the Great Depression
  • Relatively few Chapter 9 filings following World War II
  • New York City's fiscal crisis in 1970's resolved in absence of Chapter 9 relief 
  • Explosion of Chapter 9 filings during and after World Financial Crisis

GENERAL OVERVIEW OF CHAPTER 9  

  • Commencement of Chapter 9 Case 
  • Eligibility for filing petition
  • No involuntary petitions permitted
  • Good faith requirements
  • Operation of Municipal Business Without Court Oversight
  • Automatic Stay and Additional Stay Provisions
  • Claims and Their Priority
  • Avoidance Powers
  • Chapter 9 Debt Adjustment Plans 

CITY OF DETROIT CHAPTER 9 CASE AND GENERAL DISCUSSION OF THE PROPOSED CHAPTER 9 PLAN

  • Emergency Manager Appointed in March 2013
  • Negotiations by Emergency Manager with Creditor Groups
  • Chapter 9 Petition Filed on July 18, 2013 with State's Consent
  • Objections to Chapter 9 Petition and Bankruptcy Court's Decision Sustaining Petition 
  • DIP Financing
  • Other Disputes in Chapter 9 Case
  • Provisions of Proposed Chapter 9 Plan 

THE ROAD AHEAD FOR GOVERNMENTAL BANKRUPTCIES

  • Future of Municipal Bankruptcies Under Article 9
  • Insolvency Proceedings for States, Commonwealth of Puerto Rico and Territories
  • Insolvency Proceedings for Nations   




  

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