This exciting, all-day virtual conference will feature a series of educational programs led by New Jersey Bankruptcy Judges and practitioners. The Program Includes:
Plenary Session with the New Jersey Federal Bench
AM Breakout Sessions – Choose from the following topics:
Ins and Outs of Confirming a Chapter 11 Plan
Recent Bankruptcy Case Decisions
Mortgage Forbearance Agreements
PM Breakout Sessions – Choose from the following topics:
The Changing Supreme Court
Hot Topics in Chapter 13
COVID-19 Defenses to Litigation
Chapter 11 – Landlord/Tenant Discussion
Plenary Session Judges Roundtable: The View from the New Jersey Bankruptcy Bench
Speakers Include: Hon. Michael A. Chagares, Hon. Brian R. Martinotti, Chief Judge Michael B. Kaplan, Hon. Andrew B. Altenburg, Jr., Hon. Kathryn C. Ferguson, Hon. Rosemary Gambardella, Hon. Christine M. Gravelle, Hon. Stacey L. Meisel, Hon. Vincent F. Papalia, Hon. Jerrold N. Poslusny, Hon. John K. Sherwood and practitioners. A full list of speakers and details about each session is included in the program.
6.0 NJ MCLE credits have been requested toward NJ/PA including 1.0 ethics credit and 5.0 CLE credits have been approved toward PA including 1.0 ethics credit. In order to receive proper credit, each attendee is required to complete and submit a CLE Affirmation Form after the program, including filling in the codes provided during the program.
Celebrating our 50th Anniversary: Explore the rich history of the Association with commentary from a panel of AFBNJ’s past presidents discussing the Association’s past, present, and future.
Keynote: Professor Mark Lender
Moderator: Lawrence S. Lustberg, Gibbons P.C.
Rosemary Alito, K&L Gates LLP
Thomas F. Campion
Kerri E. Chewning, Archer & Greiner
Bruce I. Goldstein, McCusker, Anselmi, Rosen, Carvelli P.C.
Jonathan L. Goldstein, Hellring Lindeman Goldstein & Siegal LLP
Michael B. Himmel, Lowenstein Sandler
Carl D. Poplar, Carl D. Poplar, P.A.
Lisa J. Rodriguez, Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP
Joel D. Siegal, Hellring Lindeman Goldstein & Siegal LLP
Hon. Herbert J. Stern, Stern Kilcullen & Rufolo
Karol Corbin Walker, Kaufman Dolowich Voluck LLP
State of the Judiciary: Hon. Freda L. Wolfson, Chief Judge
Police Practices and Civil Rights: A conversation with experts in the field on the intersection of civil rights and police practices. In the past year, police practices have been a pressing issue in New Jersey and across the country. Join an important conversation about public safety, civil rights, and police accountability with attorneys leading these efforts.
Keynote: Cory Booker, United States Senator for New Jersey
Lynda Garcia, Chief Counsel, Sen. Cory A. Booker, Senate Judiciary Committee
Gurbir S. Grewal, New Jersey Attorney General
Peter C. Harvey, Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP