Replay - Presentation from 2014 Winter Leadership Conference

Winter Leadership Conference

Palm Springs, California



Robert J. Keach, Moderator
Prof. Michelle M. Harner
Albert J. Togut
William (Bill) A. Brandt Jr.
Jack Butler
Prof. Kenneth N. Klee
James H.M. Sprayregen
Bettina M. Whyte
Deborah D. Williamson
Sheila T. Smith
Geoffrey L. Berman
James T. Markus

Session REPLAY

Preview of the Bankruptcy Commission Report

NCBJ Commission Debates 2014

Transcript of Proceedings
PDF, Word Docx

Why Reform? Why Now?

This short video identifies some key findings of the Commission to date. The Commission is in its deliberative phase, with a final report to Congress and the public in December.

ABI Illinois Symposium on Chapter 11 Reform

Kirkland & Ellis Conference Center
300 N. LaSalle St., Chicago, IL 60654
April 3-5, 2014


The ABI Commission to Study the Reform of Chapter 11 is considering a host of legal issues implicating both the Bankruptcy Code and U.S. Constitutional law, particularly with respect to the treatment of secured creditors’ rights. To advance the dialogue on these important issues, ABI and the University of Illinois College of Law have assembled a galaxy of scholars to present academic papers on issues related to the Commission's work. Members of the Commission will join these scholars in a critique of the papers and a lively debate over the consequences of the increased importance of secured credit to modern restructuring law. The papers will be published in a forthcoming issue of the University of Illinois Law Review.

House Committee on Judiciary Hearing

Exploring Chapter 11 Reform: Corporate and Financial Institution Insolvencies; Treatment of Derivatives

March 26 2014

Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial and Antitrust Law


U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP

(57.3 KBs)

General Counsel and Partner
Millstein & Co.

William E. Simon School of Business
University of Rochester

(264.8 KBs)

Co-Director, Business Law Program
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law

(407.1 KBs)


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Hearing Transcript -
HJU085050.doc (132.5 KBs)

Field Hearing at Austin Friday, November 22

Jay Westbrook Conference

Austin, Texas

Witness List



Transcript of Proceedings

Field Hearing at CFRP/Wharton, Thursday, November 7

10th Annual Complex
Financial Restructuring


The Wharton School
University of Pennsylvania,
Philadelphia, PA

Witness List


Transcript of Proceedings

Topic Areas of Study