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Original Program: November 22-23, 2019

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The 42nd Annual Bankruptcy Institute features a keynote presentation from Irving Picard — the trustee in the Bernie Madoff bankruptcy — and roundtable discussions with eight North Carolina sitting bankruptcy judges regarding consumer and business cases.

Get answers to your burning questions during an intriguing presentation on the history of bankruptcy practice in North Carolina, hone your litigation skills with an engaging mock trial presentation, and receive up-to-date information on the latest legislation and case law.

The program also meets the North Carolina State Bar's credit requirements for ethics and professional responsibility, substance abuse and mental health, and technology training.

Planned by the NCBA Bankruptcy Section

Satisfies NC State Bar Technology Training requirement

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  • History of the Bankruptcy System in North Carolina | Judges Small and Stocks and Badger
  • Keynote Address: The Madoff Fraud | Picard
  • Litigation Skills: Dischargeability Trial Exhibition Part I | Judge Santoro, McCarthy, Salerno and Whelehan
  • Litigation Skills: Dischargeability Trial Exhibition Part II | Judge Santoro, McCarthy, Salerno and Whelehan
  • Breakout Sessions
  • - Consumer | Loss Mitigation Management Program | Boltz, Goodbar and Jonas
  • - Business | Bankruptcy Remote Entities | Feldman, Lyday and Redwine
  • Breakout Sessions
  • - Consumer | Judges' Consumer Roundtable | Judges Warren, Beyer, Aron and James | Moderator: Osborne
  • - Consumer | Hot Topics in Consumer Bankruptcy | Hayes, Hicks and Pridemore
  • - Business | Judges' Business Roundtable | Judges Humrickhouse, Whitley, Kahn and Callaway | Moderator: Martinez
  • - Business | Hot Topics in Business Cases | Judge Small, Abel and Houston
  • Pre-Bankruptcy Counseling for Business and Consumer Clients | Brewer, Cordes and Ivey
  • Getting by with a Little Help from Our Friends (Substance Abuse/Mental Health) | Moraites and Savage
  • Ethics and Technology | Sanderson and Segal
Product Information
Date Presented:
November 22, 2019 8:20 AM Eastern
1 day, 3 hours
42nd Annual Bankruptcy Institute
TUITION RATE. Early and Membership discounts automatically apply at checkout. 

Register early and SAVE 10%!  

Standard: $710 / $640 Early
NCBA Member: $590 / $530 Early
NCBA Bankruptcy Section Member: $550 / $495 Early
CLE Premier Pass: $0

Discounts are available for NCBA members who are students, law professors, judges or legal services/public interest attorneys. Call CLE at 800.228.3402 for details.

VIDEO REPLAYS. The agenda may not include certain breakouts/tracks shown at the original program.  

Speaker Information
Shelley K Abel   [ view bio ]
Judge Catharine R Aron   [ view bio ]
David R Badger   [ view bio ]
Chief Judge Laura T Beyer   [ view bio ]
Edward C Boltz   [ view bio ]
William E 'Billy' Brewer Jr   [ view bio ]
Stephanie J Butler   [ view bio ]
Judge Joseph N Callaway   [ view bio ]
Stacy C Cordes  [ view bio ]
Eric N Feldman  [ view bio ]
Stephanie E Goodbar  [ view bio ]
D Coleman 'Cole' Hayes   [ view bio ]
Koury L Hicks   [ view bio ]
Andrew T Houston   [ view bio ]
Chief Judge Stephani W Humrickhouse   [ view bio ]
Charles M Ivey III   [ view bio ]
Chief Judge Lena M James   [ view bio ]
Neil D Jonas   [ view bio ]
Jennifer B Lyday  [ view bio ]
Lenor Marquis-Segal   [ view bio ]
Michael L Martinez   [ view bio ]
Pamela W McAfee   [ view bio ]
G William 'Bill' McCarthy Jr   [ view bio ]
Robynn E Moraites   [ view bio ]
Stephanie L Osborne   [ view bio ]
Irving H Picard  [ view bio ]
Meghan E B Pridemore   [ view bio ]
Rebecca Finch Redwine   [ view bio ]
Thomas J Salerno  [ view bio ]
George F Sanderson III   [ view bio ]
Judge Frank J Santoro  [ view bio ]
Warren T Savage   [ view bio ]
Judge A Thomas Small (retired)   [ view bio ]
Judge William L Stocks (retired)   [ view bio ]
Judge David M Warren   [ view bio ]
Margaret R Westbrook   [ view bio ]
Rory D Whelehan   [ view bio ]
Judge J Craig Whitley   [ view bio ]
Individual topic purchase: Selected
NC State Bar
Mandatory Continuing Legal Education (MCLE) and Certified Paralegal Education (CPE) (Total): 9.25
Bankruptcy Law Specialization: 9.25
General: 7.25
Ethics/Professional Responsibility: 1.00
Substance Abuse/Mental Health (SA/MH): 1.00
Technology Training: 1.00
CLE Premier Pass