Business Transactions

Edward F. Bukaty
Committee Chair

Upcoming Events:

Strategies and Best Practices for the 363 Sale: Everything You Need to Know about the APA, Sale Order and Bidding Procedures  
co-hosted by the Bankruptcy Law & Business Transactions Committee

This dynamic panel comprised of both local and national bankruptcy practitioners will provide an overview of selling assets during a bankruptcy proceeding known as 363 sales - the pros and cons, the process and the key issues that often arise when negotiating and drafting the asset purchase agreement, bidding procedures order and sale order.  The panel will provide an introduction, as well as an advanced discussion, on this timely topic that is relevant beyond the confines of the bankruptcy world, and will provide guidance and direction to lawyers and professionals representing debtors, secured parties, buyers and other interested parties seeking to maximize value in a distressed environment.

Greta M. Brouphy - Heller, Draper, Patrick, Horn & Manthey, L.L.C.
Benjamin W. Kadden – Lugenbuhl, Wheaton, Peck, Rankin & Hubbard
Elena P. Ketchum – Stichter, Riedel, Blain & Postler, P.A.
Evelyn J. Meltzer – Pepper Hamilton LLP

Thursday, July 12, 2018

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

NOBA Office
650 Poydras Street, Suite 1505
New Orleans, LA 70130

3 hours of CLE credit

NOBA member discount: $90.00
Non-member price: $125.00


  1. Contact NOBA at (504) 525-7453 or
  2. Email Briana Nelms
  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
    *We take everything but American Express. All credit card transactions will be charged a 3% convenience fee. 

Please note our updated cancellation policy:
Payment is expected before the start of programs in order to attend. Cancellations must be received in writing two days in advance in order to receive a refund. No shows are not eligible for refunds and will be charged for the program, plus an administrative billing fee.

Recent Events:

On March 14, 2017, Ralph A. Litolff, Jr., CPA/ABV/CFF, CVA, MBA, Founder of RAL Forensics presented "Identifying Fraud in Financial Statements CLE"


The Business Transactions Committee was newly formed in 2016. For those interested in joining please contact NOBA at (504) 525-7453 or email Hayley Landry.