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26th Annual Mid-South Conference on Bankruptcy Law

February 14, 2020

Location: Doubletree ~ Sanderlin Ave., Memphis, TN

Agenda

8:00-8:30 a.m. Registration
8:30-9:30 a.m.

Important Cases From 2019
Charlie Coleman, Esq.
Wright, Lindsey & Jennings, LLP
Little Rock, AR

9:30-10:30 a.m.

Trustee Liability and Defenses
Hon. Ben Barry, Eastern and Western Districts of Arkansas

10:30-10:45 a.m. Break
10:45-11:45 a.m.

Small Business Sub-Chapter 5 Issues and Concerns
Judge Jennie D. Latta
Sean M. Haynes, Esq., Trustee
Western District of Tennessee

11:45 a.m.-1:00 p.m. Lunch (on your own)
1:00-1:45 p.m.

A VIEW FROM THE OFFICE OF THE CHAPTER 13 TRUSTEE
Joyce Babin, Chapter 13 Trustee, Eastern and Western Districts of Arkansas
Brad Chafin, Esq., Office of Chapter 13 Trustee Joyce Babin, Arkansas
Terre Vardaman, Esq., Chapter13 Trustee, Mississippi
Jeff Tyree, Esq., Office of Chapter 13 Trustee Terre Vardaman, Mississippi

1:45-2:15 p.m.

A VIEW FROM THE OFFICE OF THE UNITED STATES TRUSTEE
Paul Randolph, United States Trustee, Middle District of Tennessee

2:00-3:00 p.m.

A VIEW FROM THE BENCH: Issues and Concerns of the Bankruptcy Bench
MODERATOR: Judge Jennie D. Latta, Western District of Tennessee
Judge Ben Barry, Eastern and Western Districts of Arkansas
Judge Jimmy Croom, Western District of Tennessee
Judge George W. Emerson, Western District of Tennessee

3:00-3:15 p.m. Break
3:15-4:15 p.m.

Law, Ethics & The Bankruptcy Practitioner
Craig Geno, Esq.
Law Offices of Craig M. Geno, PLLC
Ridgeland, MS

4:15 p.m. Adjourn

Open Enrollment

Registration is open to all interested parties including attorneys, judges, legal assistants, and law office staff. Walk–ins will be accepted on a space–available basis. If you plan to attend and do not pre-register, please call the UM-CLE office at (662) 915-6738 to determine space availability. Written materials will be given on the day of the seminar.
Pre–registration is encouraged.

Registration

Please complete the registration form and return it along with your payment to the address listed on the form. To register by fax, please complete the form and include your Visa or MasterCard number and expiration date. The fax number is (662) 915-5267, or register using our secure online registration. Registrants will receive additional information with their written confirmation from UM-CLE.

CLE Credit

This course offered by UM-CLE has been approved by the Mississippi Commission on Continuing Legal Education for 6.25 CLE credits including one hour of Ethics. Registrants seeking mandatory CLE credit from another state should contact UM-CLE in advance of the seminar.

Cancellations

Refunds will be given as follows:

  • Two business days prior to the seminar, registration fee less a $25 administrative charge.
  • One business day prior to the seminar, materials and registration fee less $75 OR transfer the registration fee to someone else in your firm or to an upcoming CLE seminar.
  • No call, no show will receive materials only, no refunds. In the unlikely event a seminar is canceled, registrants will be notified and issued full refunds.

In the unlikely event a seminar is canceled, registrants will be notified and issued full refunds.

Hotel Accommodations

There is currently no hotel block reserved, but registrants are encouraged to stay at the Doubletree ~ Sanderlin Ave., Memphis, TN.

Accommodation of Special Needs

If you require special assistance relating to a disability, please contact Renee Moore at (662) 915-6738 prior to the seminar.