San Francisco Bar To Discuss Business Insolvency

Saturday, November 1, 2008 - 01:00

The San Francisco Bar Association will explain what lawyers need to know about insolvency law in the current economic downturn in a lunchtime seminar titled Trouble Has Arrived.

The lunch and program are scheduled for Tuesday, November 18, from noon to 1:30 p.m. at the BASF Conference Center in San Francisco.

Speakers Kevin Coleman of Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis, LLP and Andrea Porter of Friedman Dumas & Springwater LLP will discuss the following topics: an overview of the bankruptcy process; doing business with a company in bankruptcy; the impact of bankruptcy on long-term contracts/ leases and license agreements; best practices to avoid "preference claims," and being an officer or director of an insolvent business.

For more information about available CLEcredits and fees, see CLE Events at The Metropolitan Corporate Counsel website at

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