Recovering Attorney’s Fees in Bankruptcy Court Litigation

This panel is hosted by the Remedies Section of the Los Angeles County Bar Association and co-sponsored by the Insolvency Law Committee of the Business Law Section of the California Lawyers Association.

Program Title:
Recovering Attorney’s Fees in Bankruptcy Court Litigation 

Program Date: 
Friday, July 10, 2020

Time:
11:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.

CLE Credit:
1.25 hours of General Credit

Program Description:
This panel is hosted by the Remedies Section of the Los Angeles County Bar Association and co-sponsored by the Insolvency Law Committee of the Business Law Section of the California Lawyers Association.

Recent federal cases have changed the recoverability of attorney’s fees in bankruptcy proceedings under California law and the Bankruptcy Code. This program will provide an in-depth discussion of the important decisions regarding the availability of attorney’s fees in litigating issues in bankruptcy court, including contractual attorney’s fees provisions under California law, and an overview of the strategies for both creditors and debtors to pursue and recover attorney’s fees when litigating in bankruptcy court.  

Audience questions during the Zoom webinar are welcome and encouraged. We also welcome questions prior to the program, which can be sent to Joseph Boufadel at JBoufadel@salvatolawoffices.com.

Written materials will be distributed electronically prior to the program. 

Speakers:
Hon. Victoria S. Kaufman, United States Bankruptcy Court, Central District of California
Daniel J. Bussel, Professor, UCLA School of Law and Partner, KTBS Law LLP
Gregory M. Salvato, Partner, Salvato Law Offices

Moderator:
Joseph Boufadel, Salvato Law Offices

Price:
LACBA/CLA Member: $20
All Others: $40


Once you have completed your LACBA registration, on the date of the event you will receive a link from Zoom that will allow you to join the webinar directly.   In order to receive participatory CLE credit, registrants must participate in the webinar via Zoom.  LACBA cannot provide CLE credit to those who only listen to the program audio by phone.  Individuals wishing to receive CLE credit must register independently.


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You will receive a certificate of attendance via email in 7-10 business days.


When
7/10/2020 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Where
Via Zoom Webinar Los Angeles, CA 90017


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