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The Commercial Law and Bankruptcy Section presents
Forum Shopping: What Drives Venue Selection in Bankruptcy?

April 12, 2016: 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
MCLE Credits - 1 H, Lunch will be provided.
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Speakers
Professor Jared Ellias
U.C. Hastings College of the Law

John Fiero
Pachulski Stang Ziehl & Jones

Joseph A. Peiffer
Day Rettig Peiffer, P.C.

Moderator
Valerie Bantner Peo
Buchalter Nemer

Topics
• Whether there are rational reasons for bankruptcy practitioners to prefer Delaware and the Southern District of New York over other venues for Chapter 11 cases
• Whether decisions from the bankruptcy courts in Delaware and the Southern District of New York are more predictable than in other venues, and what factors explain any such differences
• Whether venue reform is needed

Section Chair: Shane J. Moses, McNutt Law Group

Upcoming Seminars

Location

Hilton San Francisco Financial District
750 Kearny St.
San Francisco, CA 94108

Schedule

MCLE Registration: 11:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Lunch/Program: 12:00 - 1:30 p.m.

Cost

BASF Student Member$75.00
Section Member$75.00
BASF Member$85.00
Government$85.00
Nonprofit$85.00
Non-Member$100.00

Note: All prices increase by $10.00 on the day of the program.

Event Code: G161905

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