* REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED! ON-SITE REGISTRATION IS AVAILABLE. MEALS CAN NO LONGER BE GUARANTEED.
Hon. Scott H. Yun, United States Bankruptcy Judge (C.D. Cal.)
Kevin T. Lantry, Sidley Austin LLP
Thomas E. Patterson, Klee Tuchin Bogdanoff & Stern LLP
Bankruptcy professionals employed at the expense of a debtor’s estate have duties that go beyond the Rules of Professional Conduct. Failing the duty to properly disclose is a sin bankruptcy courts find hard to forgive. The panel will analyze a number of recent cases where the sin of nondisclosure has been exposed and various punishments administered, and discuss where the professionals and the courts should have drawn the line. In addition to addressing issues that are important to everyone’s practice, the program offers an opportunity to obtain 1 of the 4 needed hours of Legal Ethics CLE credit (this may be of particular interest to those in “Group 3” – i.e., with last names ending in N–Z).
Registration and Cocktails
6:00 p.m.- 6:45 p.m.
6:45 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Pre-registration deadline is Monday, October 31. After Monday, October 31, the registration fee increases by $5.00. Cancellations must be received by the pre-registration deadline of Monday, October 31.
This activity has been approved for Minimum Continuing Legal Education credit by the State Bar of California in the amount of 1 hour of ethics credit. The Financial Lawyers Conference certifies that this activity conforms to the standards for approved educational activities prescribed by the rules and regulations of the State Bar of California governing minimum continuing legal education.
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