Join Baker Hostetler practitioners Marc Hirschfield and Ferve Ozturk as they discuss developments in chapter 11 bankruptcy concerning creditors’ rights and issues in bankruptcy litigation and mediation, including preferences and fraudulent transfers.
Specifically, this program explores directors & officers insurance, section 363 sales, assignment of contracts with the debtor (such as intellectual property contracts), pre-bankruptcy planning for dealings with distressed entities, the new value exception, recharacterization, and unique intellectual property and tax issues raised in bankruptcy litigation. Additionally, this program covers unique issues involved in mediating a litigation dispute in a chapter 11 bankruptcy, selecting a mediator, and techniques for an effective mediation.
I. Develop a working understanding of creditors’ rights, litigation and mediation in Chapter 11
II. Explore recent caselaw providing guidance on these creditors’ rights, litigation and mediation in Chapter 11
III. Assess areas for future legal development on these topics
Ferve Ozturk has significant experience litigating and facilitating transactions in a wide range of matters in large-scale liquidations and restructurings. Her experience includes representing creditors in complex chapter 11 bankruptcy cases in industries such as retail, automotive, financial, and professional services.
Marc Hirschfield is an experienced practitioner in all aspects of insolvency and reorganization law. He regularly represents debtors, creditors' committees, debtor-in-possession lenders, and secured and unsecured creditors and acquirers of assets, in both out-of-court workouts and bankruptcy cases. His expertise extends beyond the United States to cross-border insolvency cases in various jurisdictions including Bermuda, the British Virgin Islands, Canada, and Australia.
Marc is a court-certified mediator and has been appointed to the Mediation Panels for the United States Bankruptcy Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York and the District of Delaware. He has been listed in Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business in the area of Bankruptcy/Restructuring since 2010 and been recognized as a New York City Metropolitan Region "Super Lawyer" since 2011.
Excellent presenters--very informative.
Excellent and very knowledgeable presentation.
Very nice presentation.
A thorough presentation.
Great examples and explanations. Hypotheticals are always helpful.