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  • October 22
  • 1:00 - 2:30 pm EST

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Vendors Selling on Credit to the Chapter 11 Debtor: Opportunities and Risks

October 22

Learn the risks associated with providing credit to a Chapter 11 client as well as what actions can be taken in the case of nonpayment.

This topic will discuss the opportunities and risks for a credit professional with selling to a Chapter 11 debtor. The material will also discuss administrative priorities, selling on credit in Chapter 11, vendors’ liens and cross-collateralization provisions. What steps should you consider to maximize payment on your pre-petition debt when a customer files, as well as limit credit risk on any future sales? Review voluntary filing requirements including where the customer may file (why Delaware?), first day motions, dealing with the debtor and post-petition sales, stopping goods in transit, set off rights and automatic stay. Additionally, allowance and payment of reclamation claims, the Chapter 11 plan, preference risk and waivers, creditors’ committee and the bar date will also be discussed.

Learning Objectives

  • You will be able to discuss the critical vendor trade doctrine.
  • You will be able to recognize the trade lien program.
  • You will be able to identify the major players in bankruptcy proceedings.
  • You will be able to describe stopping goods in transit and reclamation.

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Agenda

The Major Players in Bankruptcy Proceedings
  • Management, Creditors, Committees, Trustee
  • Dealing With Your Pre-Petition Claim
  • Considering Post-Petition Credit Sales
The Critical Vendor Trade Doctrine
  • Bankruptcy Code – Critical Vendor
  • Factors Considered in Determining Critical Vendor Status
  • Procedure
Stopping Goods in Transit and Reclamation
  • The Right to Stop Goods
  • Elements of a Reclamation Claim
  • Problems for Vendors
Trade Lien Program
  • Extensions of Trade Credit
  • Third-Party Agents
  • Advantages of Global Vendor Programs
Preferences
  • Elements of a Preference
  • Vendor Defenses
Return of Inventory
Trade Creditors and Discrimination at the Plan Stage
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Credits

OnDemand Course

This course was last revised on May 22, 2012.

Call 1-866-352-9540 for further credit information.

This program does NOT qualify, nor meet the National Standard for NASBA accreditation.

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  • Arizona CLE 1.5
     
  • The State Bar of Arizona does not approve or accredit CLE activities for the Mandatory Continuing Legal Education requirement. This activity may qualify for up to 1.5 hours toward your annual CLE requirement for the State Bar of Arizona.
     
  • CA MCLE 1.5
     
  • Lorman Business Center, LLC. is a State Bar of California approved MCLE sponsor and this course qualifies for 1.5 CLE hours of participatory credit.
     
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  • Neither the Connecticut Judicial Branch nor the Commission on Minimum Continuing Legal Education approve or accredit CLE providers or activities. This course has been approved for CLE credit in jurisdictions aside from CT and therefore it automatically meets the content and delivery requirements in Connecticut. Credit is based on a 60 minute credit hour and shall be awarded as follows: 1.5 CLE credit(s).
     
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  • This program was approved by the Hawaii State Board of Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 CLE credit hours.
     
  • IL CLE 1.5
     
  • This course was approved for a total of 1.5 hours of MCLE Credit by the Illinois MCLE Board.
     
  • ME CLE 1.5
     
  • This course has been approved by the State of Maine Board of Overseers of the Bar. Lawyers who complete this course shall receive 1.5 hours of CLE credit under M. Bar R. 12.
     
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  • NH MCLE does not approve or accredit CLE activities for the NH Minimum CLE requirement. Lorman Education Services believes this course meets the requirement of NH Supreme Court Rule 53 and may qualify for CLE credit(s). Program Length: 90 Minutes.
     
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  • NY CLE 1.5 including Areas of Professional Practice 1.5
     
  • This course has been approved in accordance with the requirements of the New York Continuing Legal Education Board for up to a maximum of 1.5 credit hours in the area(s) of Areas of Professional Practice for 1.50 hours. Each hour may be counted only as satisfying one category of credit. Duplicate credit for the same hour of instruction is not permitted. This course qualifies for both established and newly admitted attorneys. Lorman Business Center, LLC. has a financial hardship guideline. Please contact customer service at 1.866.352.9539 for instructions on how to apply.
     
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  • This Distance Learning program has been approved by the Pennsylvania Continuing Legal Education Board for 1.5 hours of substantive law, practice and procedure CLE credit.
     
  • RI CLE 1.5
     
  • This program has been approved by the Rhode Island Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Commission for 1.5 hours of CLE credit.
     
  • VT CLE 1.5
     
  • This program has been approved by the Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Board of Vermont for 1.5 hours of CLE credit.
     
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  • Lorman Education Services is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its web site: https://www.nasbaregistry.org/cpas/complaints. For more information regarding administrative policies such as complaint and refund, please contact our offices at 866-352-9539. CPE Credit: Maximum Credit Hours: 1.8 each session (based on a 50 minute credit hour). You must attend at least 50 minutes to obtain credit. Field of Study: Specialized Knowledge for 1.8 hours. Prerequisite: . Level of Knowledge: Intermediate. Teaching Method: Seminar/Lecture. Advance Preparation: None. Delivery Method: Group Internet Based. Please refer to the information in this brochure for outline, course content and objectives. Upon completion of this course, you will receive a certificate of attendance. Final approval of a course for CPE credit belongs with each state's regulatory board. Please note: In order to receive CPE credit for this course you MUST use the streaming audio option, as well as enable and complete the required progress checks.
     

Who should attend?

This live webinar is designed for attorneys, presidents, vice presidents, credit and collections managers, loan officers, loan department personnel, branch managers, real estate professionals, controllers and accountants.

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Over 33 years and 1.4 million customers worth of experience providing continuing education. Our passion is providing you world-class training to help you succeed in business and as a professional.

Faculty

Scott E. Blakeley

Scott E. Blakeley

Blakeley & Blakeley LLP

  • A founding partner of Blakeley & Blakeley LLP
  • Advises companies worldwide regarding creditor’s rights, commercial law, e-commerce, and bankruptcy law
  • Selected as one of the 50 most influential people in commercial credit by Credit Today
  • Conducts regular seminars and workshops for credit industry groups throughout the country on topics such as creditor’s rights, commercial law, reclamation laws, and bankruptcy preference law
  • Contributing editor for NACM’s Credit Manual of Commercial Law, contributing editor for the American Bankruptcy Institute’s Manual of Reclamation Laws, and author of A History of Bankruptcy Preference Law, published by ABI
  • Admitted to the Bar of California
  • J.D. degree, Southwestern University; M.B.A. degree, Loyola University; B.S. degree, Pepperdine University
  • Can be contacted at 949-260-0611 or [email protected]
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Product ID: 407972
Published 2012, 2020
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