Daily News: March 8, 2012

Educational Event: Early Bird Discount Extended Until March 19!


ABF Journal, The New York Institute of Credit and the Philadelphia Chapters of the Turnaround Management Association and the Commercial Finance Association announce the Early Bird Discount for registration to the Fifth Annual Educational and Networking Conference has been extended to Monday, March 19. The event will be held at the Villanova University Conference Center on March 29, 2012.

The one-day event offers attendees three informative and interactive educational sessions in conjunction with valuable networking opportunities as well as the additional benefit of earning a total of five credits toward CPE, CTP, CIRA and CLE (pending) certifications.

Credits earned total 1.5 for each session. The session topics are as follows:

Session #1 (1.5 Credits) – ‘To File or Not to File … That is the Question’

Views From the Bench, Legal & Turnaround Practitioners

Moderator: William K. Lenhart, Partner/National Director, BDO Consulting Panelists:

John J. Brignola, LBC Credit Partners

Vincent J. Colistra, Phoenix Management Services, Inc.

Jeffrey C. Hampton, Saul Ewing, LLP

Robert J. Dehney, Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell, LLP

TBA: U.S. Bankruptcy Court Judges

Session #2 (1.5 Credits) – Post (?) Recessionary Lending & Credit Observations
Perspectives From Asset- Based Lenders

Moderator: Paul H. Shur, Partner, Blank Rome, LLP

Panelists:

Richard Bochicchio, Alostar Business Credit

Robert Bushey, Sovereign Bank

John M. DePledge, TD Bank

Jeffrey K. Goldrich, North Mill Capital

Michael J. Maiorino, Jr., People’s United Business Capital

Session #3 (1.5 Credits) – Views From the Bench: Insights From Bankruptcy Court Judges & Leading Bankruptcy Attorneys

Moderator: Mark S. Indelicato, Partner, Hahn & Hessen, LLP

Panelists:

The Hon. Kevin Gross, Chief Judge, U.S. Bankruptcy Court, District of DE

The Hon. Kevin J. Carey, U.S. Bankruptcy Court, District of DE

The Hon. Rosemary Gambardella, U.S. Bankruptcy Court, District of NJ

Sean M. Beach, Young, Conaway, Stargatt & Taylor, LLP

Regina Stango Kelbon, Blank Rome LLP

To register, click here.