Bankruptcy Dog


This is a calendar of events of interest to Los Angeles bankruptcy professionals. The Los Angeles Bankruptcy Forum is a proud sponsor of 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 29 seminar:

Central District Consumer Bankruptcy Attorney Association. Attorney Conduct and What to Do to Avoid Disgorgement and Sanctions: The Interplay Between 11 U.S.C. ยงยง329(b), 526 & 707(b)(4) and FRBP 2017 & 9011. Hon. Bason, Avery, Maroko, Terzian. Los Angeles.


March 3 dinner:

TMA SoCal Presents Dining Downtown Networking Dinner. Los Angeles.


March 10 lunch:

California Receivers Forum, Los Angeles/Orange County Chapter. Networking Lunch and Education Program: Equity Receiverships: Forensic Strategy in Business Takeovers. Poltrock, Stapleton, Crossland. Costa Mesa.


March 10 dinner:

Inland Empire Bankruptcy Forum. How to Reorganize a Small Business Under the Recent Amendments to Chapter 11. Hon. Yun, Anderson, Cisneros, Djang. Riverside.


March 12 mixer:

NextGen Spring Mixer. Santa Monica (Bodega Wine Bar).


March 17 movie club:

Every now and then, members of the Monday Night Lawyer Movie Club Unless It's On Tuesday gather for a bite (usually at a restaurant at LA Live, next to Staples Center, 800 West Olympic Boulevard) and watch the latest film at the Regal Cinema (also at LA Live, 1000 West Olympic Boulevard, Los Angeles). For upcoming film selections, dates, and times, visit or send a note to


March 18, 2020 seminar:

American Bankruptcy Institute. Bankruptcy Battleground West. Beverly Hills.


April 3-5 seminar:

Financial Lawyers Conference. Professor Jared Ellias of UC Hastings. Torrey Pines.


April 20 dinner:

Los Angeles Bankruptcy Forum. Navigating SBRA: A Roadmap to SBRA's Updates and Changes for Small Businesses. Hon. Barash, Delaney, Evanston, Fritz. Los Angeles.


May 7 dinner:

Financial Lawyers Conference. Jeffrey S. Turner Memorial Commercial Law Update.


May 15-17, 2020:

California Bankruptcy Forum. 32nd Annual Insolvency Conference. Santa Barbara.


June 4 dinner:

Financial Lawyers Conference. George M. Treister Memorial Bankruptcy Law Update.


June 11-13 convention:

California Lawyers Association. Solo and Small Firm Summit. Huntington Beach.


September 3-5, 2020 seminar:

American Bankrupty Institute. Southwest Bankruptcy Conference. Rancho Palos Verdes (Terranea).


October 13-17, 2020 conference:

National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges. San Diego (Marriott Marquis).


October 5-9, 2021 conference:

National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges. Indianapolis (J.W. Marriott).


May 20-22, 2022:

California Bankruptcy Forum. 33rd Annual Insolvency Conference. Monterey.


October 18-22, 2022 conference:

National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges. Orlando (Marriott World Center).


May 19-21, 2023:

California Bankruptcy Forum. 34th Annual Insolvency Conference. La Quinta.


October 10-14, 2023 conference:

National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges. Austin (J.W. Marriott).


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).