Monday, August 21, 2017 from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM PDT
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Sheppard Mullin 
4 Embarcadero Ctr
17th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94111

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Jodi Owens 
Bay Area Bankruptcy Forum 

Cutting Edge Issues In Chapter 11 Bankruptcies 

Panelists include:
Honorable William J. Lafferty III, US Bankruptcy Court
Gary Kaplan, Esq., Farella Braun + Martel LLP
Michael Sweet, Esq., Fox Rothschild LLP

Panelists, including Bankruptcy Judge William Lafferty will discuss important recent developments in Chapter 11 cases, including:

  • U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling in Jevic regarding a Bankruptcy Court’s ability to approve a structured dismissal of a Chapter 11 case and related implications
  • 9th Circuit’s decision in Sunnyslope Housing involving issues in valuing of collateral under a Chapter 11 plan and equitable mootness in appealing a confirmed plan
  • 9th Circuit’s analysis in Village at Lakeridge concerning treatment of the vote on a Chapter 11 plan by a claim purchased from an insider of the debtor
  • California Bankruptcy Court’s ruling in Rexford Properties with respect to separately classifying and providing superior treatment to claims of trade creditors
  • 9th Circuit’s decision in Salamon regarding the impact of a foreclosure sale on an undersecured creditor’s Bankruptcy Code Section 1111(b) election pursuant to a confirmed Chapter 11 plan
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