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This is a calendar of events of interest to Los Angeles bankruptcy professionals. The Los Angeles Bankruptcy Forum is a proud sponsor of bankruptcydog.com. If you would like an event to be posted on "the dog," please send your announcement to J. Scott Bovitz. Include the link to the registration page on your group's web site. Thank you.

 

September 24 presentation:

Central District Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys' Association. Recovering the Repoed Vehicle. Esbin, Lively, Tilem. Los Angeles.

 

September 28 lunch:

Beverly Hills Bar Association, Bankruptcy Law Section and the Entertainment law Section. Pitfalls and Opportunities: What to Expect When Entertainment Industry Celebrities and Distributors File Bankruptcy. Davidoff, Lieberman. Beverly Hills.

 

September 29 lunch:

California Receivers Forum LA/OC Chapter. Business Development for Receivers and their Support Professionals in a Receivership Downturn. Chillar, Haboucha, Mirman, Stapleton, Ormond. Costa Mesa.

 

September 29 to October 2 conference:

California State Bar Annual Meeting. Consumer law update program with Avery, Hayes. San Diego.

 

October 5 (Wednesday) Monday Night Lawyer Movie Club Unless It's On Tuesday -- probably Deepwater Horizon:

Every now and then, members of the "Monday Night Lawyer Movie Club Unless It's On Tuesday" gather for a quick bite (usually around 6:00 p.m.) and watch the latest film (usually around 7:30 p.m.) at the Regal Cinema (at L.A. Live, by Staples) or the Arclight in Hollywood. For upcoming film selections, dates, and times, visit bankruptcydog.com or send a note to bovitz@bovitz-spitzer.com.

 

October 13 lunch:

Orange County Bar Association, Commercial Law and Bankruptcy Section. Structured Dismissals and Gift Plans: An Exercise in Judicial Efficiency or Improper Subversion of the Bankruptcy Code? Hon. Smith, Bastian, O'Dea

 

October 15 presentation:

Central District Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys' Association. Anatomy of a Chapter 7 Asset Case. Avery, McGoldrick, Hagen, Havkin.

 

October 18 lunch:

Bar Association of San Francisco, Commercial and Bankruptcy Law Section. Common evidentiary mistakes. Hon. Russell, Bovitz. San Francisco.

 

October 26-29 conference:

National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges. San Francisco.

 

November 3 lunch:

Beverly Hills Bar Association. Trusts. Hon. Saltzman, Wallach, Zwicker.

 

November 3 dinner:

Central District Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys' Association.2016 Calvin Ashland Awards Dinner (David A. Gill, trustee of the year). Los Angeles.


November 7 board meeting:

Los Angeles Bankruptcy Forum. Board meeting. Los Angeles (Greenberg & Glusker Fields Claman & Machtinger LLP, 1900 Avenue of the Stars, 21st Floor).

 

November 10 lunch:

California Receivers Forum LA/OC Chapter. Judges' Panel Lunch. Pasternak and Hons. Chalfant, Hogue, Strobel. Los Angeles.

 

November 14 lunch:

Annual ADR (mediation) lunch. TBA. Hon. Barry Russell.

 

November 18 seminar:

Federal Bar Association. Annual Bankruptcy Ethics Symposium. Boufadel (chair), Bovitz, Salvato, and many more. Los Angeles (Roybal, second floor).

 

December 1-3 conference:

American Bankruptcy Institute. Winter Leadership Conference (with a special CONSUMER CONNECT program directed to consumer practitioners). Rancho Palos Verdes.

 

December 5 holiday party and tribute:

Los Angeles Bankruptcy Forum and other sponsoring groups. Holiday party and retirement tribute to Hon. Thomas B. Donovan. Los Angeles.

 

January 10, 2017 (Tuesday) board meeting:

Los Angeles Bankruptcy Forum. Board meeting, 6:00 p.m. Los Angeles (Greenberg & Glusker Fields Claman & Machtinger LLP, 1900 Avenue of the Stars, 21st Floor).

 

January 28:

Central District Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys' Association. 11th Annual Review of 9th Circuit Bankruptcy Decisions. Hon. Zurzolo, Hon. Taylor, Hayes. Los Angeles.

 

February, 6, 2017 Berfeld dinner:

Los Angeles Bankruptcy Forum. Joe Bernfeld speaker dinner. Los Angeles.

 

March 6 board meeting:

Los Angeles Bankruptcy Forum. Board meeting, 6:00 p.m. Los Angeles (Greenberg & Glusker Fields Claman & Machtinger LLP, 1900 Avenue of the Stars, 21st Floor).

 

April 24 dinner:

Los Angeles Bankruptcy Forum. Dinner program. Los Angeles.

 

May 8 board meeting:

Los Angeles Bankruptcy Forum. Board meeting, 6:00 p.m. Los Angeles (Greenberg & Glusker Fields Claman & Machtinger LLP, 1900 Avenue of the Stars, 21st Floor).

 

June 5 dinner:

Los Angeles Bankruptcy Forum. Annual night with the bankruptcy judges. Los Angeles. (Also Bovitz' birthday.)