This is a calendar of events of interest to Los Angeles bankruptcy professionals. All start times are Pacific Time. 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.
Annual Bar Membership Renewal Fee (bankruptcy lawyers, pay attention to this)
Annual Bar Membership Renewal Fee Pursuant to General Order No. 21-05, the annual renewal fee of $25 is due on September 1 of each year for all attorneys admitted to the Court’s Bar before September 1 of the prior year. Attorneys who fail to pay the annual renewal fee by September 30 will be subject to removal from the rolls of the Court’s Bar and must reapply for membership under Local Rule 83-220.127.116.11 and pay the full fee for admission in order to practice before this Court. The fee must be paid online through the Court’s website at http://www.cacd.uscourts.gov/attorneys/annual-bar-membership-renewal-fee. The renewal fee may now be paid online for more than one attorney in a single transaction. /s/ Kiry K. Gray District Court Executive/Clerk of Court July 12, 2021
July 28, noon
The Clarkson Summer Lecture Series, cosponsored by the National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges. Diversity in the Bankruptcy Arena, an NCBJ Panel Discussion.
August 2, noon
U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Central District of California. Holding Remote Evidentiary Hearings and Trials. Hon. Tighe, Hon. Barash, Hon. Bason, Hon. Brand, Hon. Robles, Mr. Hermann.
August 3, noon
The Clarkson Summer Lecture Series, cosponsored by the National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges. The California Real Property Non-Judicial Foreclosure Process. Hon. Clarkson.
August 9, noon
The Clarkson Summer Lecture Series, cosponsored by the National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges. California Automobile Titles, Ownership and Repossessions. Hon. Smith, Hon. Clarkson.
October 5-9, 2021 conference
National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges. Indianapolis (J.W. Marriott) -- virtual and live (Indianapolis 500) tracks.
October 13-14 conference
TMA SoCal. TMA Fall Extravaganza. Santa Barbara. Live.
November 4, 2021 dinner
Central District Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys Association (aka "c"). Calvin Ashland Awards Dinner Honoring Judge of the Year: Chief Judge Maureen Tighe. Los Angeles (LA Grand Hotel). Keith Higginbotham says: "With great pleasure, I would like to inform you that cdcbaa will be holding our 2021 Calvin Ashland Awards Dinner (and post-pandemic celebration) on Thursday, November 4th, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at a new location for this year, namely, the Sheraton Universal Hotel located at 333 Universal Hollywood Drive in Universal City -- next to Universal Studios (while the LA Hotel is closed for renovations). The event will be held in the very scenic Starview Ballroom on the 21st floor with 270-degree views of Universal Studios, Studio City, North Hollywood, Toluca Lake and Burbank. We shall be honoring Chief Judge Maureen Tighe as the 2021 Calvin Ashland Judge of the Year and as the retiring Chief Judge in our district."
December 9 party
California Receivers Forum. Party. That's all we know.
May 20-22, 2022California Bankruptcy Forum. 34th Annual Insolvency Conference. Monterey (Hyatt Regency Monterey Hotel and Spa on Del Monte Golf Course).
October 18-22, 2022 conference
National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges. Orlando (Marriott World Center).
May 19-21, 2023California Bankruptcy Forum. 35th Annual Insolvency Conference. La Quinta (La Quinta Resort & Club).
October 10-14, 2023 conference
National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges. Austin (J.W. Marriott).
May 17-19, 2024California Bankruptcy Forum. 36th Annual Insolvency Conference. Santa Barbara (Ritz-Carlton Bacara).
September 17-19, 2024 conference
National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges. Seattle (Hyatt Regency Seattle).
September 16-19, 2025 conference
National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges. Chicago (Marriott Marquis Chicago).