Hot Topics in Bankruptcy: A Discussion of Where the Legal and Deal Action is in 2011 and Where it is Headed LIVE Webcast, Monday, December 19, 2011 3-5pm EST

The Knowledge Group will hold a 2-hour live webcast on Hot Topics in Bankruptcy: A Discussion of Where The Legal and Deal Action Is At in 2011 and Where It Is Headed LIVE Webcast on Monday, December 19, 2011 from 3:00pm to 5:00pm EST.

You are entitled to a special discount of $25 off the registration fee for this event courtesy of Gordian Group by applying discount code gordian9567 on the second page of the registration form.

Register for this Course ID: 114143
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The program will be divided into two major discussion topics.

‪‬Part 1: Update on Legal issues and Trends in Distressed Acquisitions

  • Circuit split regarding secured lenders’ right to credit bid. Will the Supreme Court get involved?‪‬
  • In re Philadelphia Newspapers, LLC, 599 F.3d 298 (3d Cir. 2010)‪‬
  • In re River Road Hotel Partners LLC, et al., Case No. 09-30029 (N.D. IL.)
  • Update on bid protections trends and battles
  • Role of junior debt in the sale process
  • Cheaper and faster alternatives to bankruptcy courts sales: foreclosures and assignments for the benefit of creditors

Part 2: The Dealmakers

  • What is the role of private equity and distressed investors in the new economic climate?‪‬
  • Where is the movement?‪‬
  • Strategies for when to buy and when to hold.‪‬
  • Is there still incentive to be a stalking horse bidder?
  • Acquiring distressed debt as part of an acquisition strategy
  • Industries to watch in 2012

The Knowledge Group, LLC/The Knowledge Congress is a firm that produces a series of live webcasts which examine trends, regulatory and technology changes across a variety of industries.