Bankruptcy and Reorganization Committee meeting - June 20, 2012

Thursday, June 14, 2012

Committee Meeting Announcement             
Committee:    Bankruptcy and Reorganization Committee
Meeting Date and Time:     Wednesday, June 20, 2012, 12:15 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Topic:     Annual Bankruptcy Judges" Roundup--
    It's time for the annual bankruptcy judges' roundtable.  Please join us at the June 20, 2012 lunch meeting of the CBA Bankruptcy and Reorganization Committee.  The bankruptcy judges for the Northern District of Illinois will be in attendance to give their views on developments in the last year related to bankruptcy and restructuring.  What are the implications for other Bankruptcy Code provisions and bankruptcy cases from the Supreme Court's affirmance of Judge Black's decision in the Radlax case?  Are fee-only chapter 13 plans per se in bad faith?  If you were on the ABI's bankruptcy reform panel, what changes in the Bankruptcy Code would you advocate?  The judges will take up these and other questions.
    If you have a topic on which you would like to hear the judges' views, please submit it in advance to Committee officers Joe Schorer ( or Nathan Curtis (
Speaker:      Judges for the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Illinois
Il MCLE Credit:  Yes    Illinois MCLE credit, if applicable, will be awarded based on actual length of MCLE presentation.  Use your membership card to electronically record your attendance at a meeting.  For a replacement membership card, call 312-554-2130.
Chair:      William J. Barrett
Vice Chair:     Joseph U. Schorer
Location:     CBA Headquarters, 321 South Plymouth Court.  
     See display monitor in lobby for meeting room location
Lunch:     Lunch is available for purchase at the CBA servery with CBA membership card. Non-members may purchase lunch tickets at the CBA shop.
Materials:  Yes    Print meeting materials at - under Committees tab click on Meeting Notices.