10th Annual Credit and Bankruptcy Symposium
Friday, May 6, 2016 (11:00 AM - 12:15 PM) (EDT)
ABI, the Turnaround Management Association’s Connecticut Chapter and the New York Institute of Credit are pleased to present the 10th Annual Credit & Bankruptcy Symposium at the Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket, Conn., May 5-6, 2016! Enjoy a fresh new format this year and earn up to 2.75/3 hours of CLE and 4 hours of CPE and 4 hours of CTP (Certified Turnaround Professional) credit. The program features a Views from the Bench session with five regional judges, and a Lenders Presentation that includes representatives from specialty large and small private finance companies, bank and nonbank lenders, second-lien and unitranche lenders, equipment and term-debt-only lenders, distressed-debt buyers, traditional and non-traditional factors, and regional, super-regional and powerhouse money center banks. You will also have the opportunity to enjoy networking over golf, or a golf clinic or simply cocktails.
We look forward to seeing you this May!
Event Co-sponsored by American Bankruptcy Institute, New York Institute of Credit and Turnaround Management Association’s Connecticut Chapter
Thursday, May 5
11:00 a.m. - Golf
Golf Carts Sponsored by Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.
As the #1 golf course in Connecticut, the Rees Jones-designed North Course at Lake of Isles challenges players with more than 7,300 yards of manicured fairways and greens. Five sets of tees at each hole give golfers of all skill levels a chance to score. 11:30 a.m. shotgun start; includes a boxed lunch.
1:30 p.m. - Golf Clinic
This two-hour golf clinic with the Golf Academy PGA Professionals will include one hour of full swing and one hour of short game. This event requires a minimum number of attendees. If this minimum is not met, the event will not be held, and you will be refunded any fees and notified two weeks prior.
6:00 p.m. - Cocktail Reception
Sponsored by Capital Business Credit
Friday, May 6
8:00-9:00 a.m. - Continental Breakfast
9:00-9:15 a.m. - Opening Remarks
Sponsored by Ares Management, L.P.
9:15-10:30 a.m. - Sponsored by Arent Fox LLP
Views from the Bench
Leading judges from four circuits will discuss cutting-edge bankruptcy and restructuring issues, developing or changing bankruptcy jurisprudence, and practice tips and advice on recent trends.
Leah Eisenberg, Moderator
Arent Fox LLP; New York
Hon. Frank J. Bailey
U.S. Bankruptcy Court (D. Mass.); Boston
Hon. Rosemary M. Gambardella
U.S. Bankruptcy Court (D. N.J.); Newark
Hon. Sean H. Lane
U.S. Bankruptcy Court (S.D.N.Y.); New York
Hon. Ann M. Nevins
U.S. Bankruptcy Court (D. Conn.); Hartford
Hon. Alan S. Trust
U.S. Bankruptcy Court (E.D.N.Y.); Central Islip
Richard E. Mikels, Facilitator
Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.; Boston
10:30-10:45 a.m. - Networking Break
Sponsored by RJ Reuter Business
10:45-12:15 a.m. - Lenders Presentation
Our Lenders' Panel will feature representatives from specialty, large and small private finance companies, bank and non bank lenders, second lien and unitranche lenders, equipment and term debt only lenders, distressed debt buyers, traditional and non-traditional factors, regional, super regional and the powerhouse money center banks. The fast paced and enlightened presentations will focus on the lender's economic outlook, the deals they are doing and perhaps more to the point, the deals they aren’t doing. This format is sure to keep your interest as we’ll float 25 lenders across the stage in just under an hour!
12:15 p.m. - Closing Remarks/Adjourn