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Bankruptcy & Debtor/Creditor Rights

Christopher T. Caplinger, Chair

Upcoming Events:

Bankruptcy Liquidation and Litigation Trusts: Issues Presented and the Trustee’s Perspective CLE

A presentation regarding issues related to post-bankruptcy liquidation and litigation trusts and practice tips and pointers regarding drafting trust agreements and IRS regulations regarding liquidating trusts, and a panel discussion including the perspectives of David V. Adler, as both a Chapter 7 Trustee and Trustee of a Chapter 11 litigation trust, and Alan H. Goodman, Esq., as Trustee of a Chapter 11 liquidating trust and as experienced litigator.

David V. Adler, CPA
Alan H. Goodman, Esq., Breazeale, Sachse & Wilson, L.L.P.

Thursday, August 4, 2016

Noon - 1 p.m.

New Orleans Bar Association
650 Poydras Strett, Suite 1505
New Orleans, LA 70130

1 hour of CLE credit

NOBA Member Discount - $35 (includes lunch)
Non Member Price - $55 (includes lunch)


  1. Contact NOBA at (504) 525-7453 or
  2. Email Morgan Ellis.
  3. Mail payment to the NOBA Office, 650 Poydras Street, Suite 1505, New Orleans, LA 70130
  4. NOBA members can pay online by clicking here.

Please note: Cancellations must be received in writing two days in advance in order to receive a refund less an administrative fee. No refunds for no shows. 

May Blog Post:

"Healthcare Bankruptcies and Bankrupting Healthcare"

Recent Events:

On October 15, 2015, the Committee held CLE "The Interplay of Bankruptcy and Oil & Gas Law."

On July 9th, 2015, "Hot Topics in Bankruptcyand Mistakes to Avoid, the U.S. Trustee" CLE was held at the NOBA office.

On December 4, 2014, the Committee held their annual Bankruptcy Holiday Social at Ohm Lounge.

On September 18, 2014, the Committee held CLE "The Interplay of Bankruptcy and Domestic Law."

Practioners' Roundtable Discussion of Software Related to Practicing Bankruptcy on February 6, 2014