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Bankruptcy Conference

Austin – Fairmont Austin – Nov 17-19, 2021

Live Webcast – Nov 17-19, 2021

UT Law CLE's Jay L. Westbrook Bankruptcy Conference is celebrating 40 years as one of the premier bankruptcy programs in the nation. The conference attracts a stellar national faculty of prominent judges, academics, and practitioners. It also provides an in-depth focus on current topics in business and consumer bankruptcy. Program highlights: The perennial favorite Recent Developments will have two sessions: Professor Jay L. Westbrook will lead the opening session to discuss the year’s most important cases, and then Friday afternoon, Debbie Langehennig leads a panel for a deeper dive into recent business and consumer cases. Select from Thursday afternoon concurrent tracks: Business Track includes insight on contracting issues with midstream agreements; liability management issues in COVID Chapter 11 DIP; Chapter 11 plan protections and third-party releases; and redesigning disclosure statements. Consumer Track includes issues regarding the means test; CARES Act and other tips for debtor representation, including moratorium and forbearance; and a discussion of judicial estoppel and recent cases. Overview of the Texas electricity industry, Winter Storm Uri’s operational and financial impact on the key segments of the market, the Texas legislature’s response, and the subsequent bankruptcy and litigation fallout. Preliminary Findings from National Science Foundation Study on Debt & Domestic Violence. Helpful tips and reminders to avoid ethical pitfalls in auctions, virtual mediations, and committee meetings in Look Before You Leap. Gain insight on the proposed Consumer Bankruptcy Reform Act, SBRA and sub chapter V; the use of market evidence to refute or establish insolvency in fraudulent conveyance cases; claim objections; and much more. Also, enjoy interacting and networking with judges, trustees, and practitioners at Thursday Evening’s Jay L. Westbrook Bankruptcy Reception and be sure to join us for a special 40th Anniversary Celebration on Friday afternoon! The John C. Akard Distinguished Lectureship on Wednesday evening will be delivered by John A. E. Pottow. Pottow, the John Philip Dawson Collegiate Professor of Law, is an internationally recognized expert in the field of commercial law. His award-winning scholarship concentrates on the issues involved in the regulation of cross-border insolvencies as well as consumer financial distress, and his extensive public service work focuses on international trade and pro bono representation of bankrupt debtors.

  • Total Credit Hours:
  • 12.75 | 2.25 ethics
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  • Specializations:
    Bankruptcy Law, Consumer Law
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Commercial Litigation Funding 101: The Nuts and Bolts for Every Lawyer

STUDIO WEBCAST – Oct 21, 2021

12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. (1.00 hr) In this program, Amy Geise and Raj Duvvuri of Omni Bridgeway will introduce viewers to the fundamentals of commercial litigation funding, including common applications, deal mechanics, and financial structures. They will also address frequently-raised ethical questions regarding fee splitting, confidentiality, privilege, and champerty. If you cannot watch the entire webcast at its scheduled time, register now and view the recording and eCourse when it is available in “Your Briefcase” after the webcast. Earn CLE credit (in TX and CA) on your time!

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Advanced Commercial Litigation Funding: Special Considerations for Your Practice Group

STUDIO WEBCAST – Oct 21, 2021

1:15 p.m. to 2:15 p.m. (1.00 hr) In this program, Omni Bridgeway’s resident experts will address special considerations for practitioners considering litigation funding across four different practice areas:   Intellectual Property: Sarah Tsou will address how Omni selects IP cases for investment and unique pricing and deal structures for IP cases. International Arbitration: Nilufar Houssain will discuss why litigation funding is ideal for international arbitration disputes including the benefits of working with an experienced arbitration funder like Omni Bridgeway. Bankruptcy: Ken Epstein will cover how litigation funding works in bankruptcy and address unique ethical issues related to bankruptcy funding. He will also explain risk sharing arrangements available to insolvent parties working with a funder and explore several case studies as examples. Appeals: Amy Geise will explain how litigation funding differs in the appellate context, focusing on deal structure, risk profile, and pricing. If you cannot watch the entire webcast at its scheduled time, register now and view the recording and eCourse when it is available in “Your Briefcase” after the webcast. Earn CLE credit (in TX and CA) on your time!

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Hot Topics in the Healthcare Space

Brian T. Cumings, Casey Roy
Presented at the 2020 Jay L. Westbrook Bankruptcy Conference

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Judges Panel on Vexing Issues in Consumer Cases

Craig A. Gargotta, Robert Lee Jones, Chris López
Presented at the 2020 Jay L. Westbrook Bankruptcy Conference

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The Surprising Possibility of Student Loan Discharges

Mark X. Mullin, John Rao, Charlie Shelton
Presented at the 2020 Jay L. Westbrook Bankruptcy Conference

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Shopping for Solutions During a Pandemic: Retail Bankruptcies in the COVID-19 Era

Ian T. Peck, Jennifer Wertz
Presented at the 2020 Jay L. Westbrook Bankruptcy Conference

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You’re Hired—Now What? Navigating the Requirements for Professional Retention in Bankruptcy

Charles A. Beckham Jr., Kelli S. Norfleet
Presented at the 2020 Jay L. Westbrook Bankruptcy Conference

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The Outlook for the US and Texas Economies in a Post-COVID-19 Environment

M. Ray Perryman
Presented at the 2020 Jay L. Westbrook Bankruptcy Conference

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