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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.

 

February 23 dinner:

Finanical Lawyers Conference. Drilling Down: Issues in Oil and Oilfield Services Bankruptcies. Taylor, Uhland, Keil. Los Angeles (Century City).

 

February 27 dinner:

Los Angeles Bankruptcy Forum. Budding Issues: The Intersection of Legal Marijuana and Federal Bankruptcy Proceedings. Hon. Tighe, Napolitano, Singer. Los Angeles. Young professionals mixer starts at 5:00 p.m. Please contact Zev Shechtman (zshechtman@dgdk.com) for details. Los Angeles (LA Hotel).

 

February 28 networking:

TMA SoCal. February networking event. Los Angeles (SPiN at Standard Hotel).

 

March 1 lunch:

Los Angeles County Bar Association, General Real Estate and Title Insurance Subsections. Ton Ten Real Estate Cases of 2016. Praw, Sabine, Squire. Los Angeles.


March 2 (Thursday) movie:

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). For upcoming film selections, dates, and times, visit bankruptcydog.com or send a note to bovitz@bovitz-spitzer.com.

 

March 3 lunch:

San Fernando Valley Bar Association. Ten tips for litigating fraud cases under 11 U.S.C. ยง523(a)(2)(A). Hon Russell, Bovitz. Tarzana.

 

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).

 

March 9 brown bag:

Orange County Bankruptcy Forum. Mortgage Reaffirmation -- or not: Why won't my mortgage creditor refinance my loan? Prof. Porter, McAllister, Sieveke. Santa Ana.

 

March 15 lunch:

Los Angeles County Bar Association, Real Estate Finance Subsection. Nuts and Bolts of Real Estate Finance. Jason, North, Shapiro, Keagle. Los Angeles.

 

March 18 morning seminar:

Central District Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys' Association. Bankruptcy Appeals: It's Not as Hard as it Looks. Hayes, Stevenson, Hayes (different Hayes).

 

March 21 seminar:

American Bankruptcy Institute. Bankruptcy Battleground West. Los Angeles (LA Live).

 

March 30 lunch:

The Beverly Hills Bar Association, Bankruptcy Law Section. Stay Put: The Uncomfortable Intersection of California’s Rosenthal Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (California Civil Code section 1788, et seq.), the federal Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (15 USC section 1692, et seq.), and bankruptcy law. Bovitz, more. Beverly Hills (Lawry's).

 

April 24 dinner:

Los Angeles Bankruptcy Forum. Joseph Bernfeld Distinguished Speakers Program, featuring Katherine Porter, Professor of Law at the University of California, Irvine, School of Law. Los Angeles.

 

April 29 morning seminar:

Central District Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys' Association. Meet the Clerk: What Goes on Behind the Clerk's Window. Campbell, Cozad, Higginbotham.

 

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).

 

May 19-21 seminar:

California Bankruptcy Forum. 29th Annual Insolvency Conference. Loews Coronado Bay Resort.

 

June 5 dinner:

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

 

November 9 dinner:

Central District Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys' Association. Calvin Ashland Awards Dinner. Los Angeles.