Bankruptcy issues, your practice, and your clients' rights
Wednesday, February 21, 2024
9:00 am – 4:30 pm
Vancouver location TBA
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Who should attend: Lawyers wanting a refresher in the area of bankruptcy and insolvency law; lawyers practicing in all areas who need to know how bankruptcy affects their clients' rights; banking lawyers and lawyers looking to change their area of practice; may also be of interest to licensed insolvency trustees and lenders
Learning level: Intermediate
Lawyers practicing in all areas need to know how bankruptcy affects their clients' rights.
At this course, leading practitioners will provide you with a solid foundation for dealing with common concerns and current issues in the bankruptcy and insolvency area. It is prudent to know how bankruptcy and insolvency issues can affect your practice. Join us for a thorough, current, and practical update.
At this course, you will:
- learn how bankruptcy affects your client's rights
- understand the applicable federal and provincial statutes
- know how to flag the issues that may lead to litigation
- learn about directors' and officers' liability in insolvency
Law Society of BC CPD Hours: 6 hours (this course will contain a minimum of .5 hours pertaining to professional responsibility and ethics, client care and relations, and/or practice management)
Geoffrey H. Dabbs — Gehlen Dabbs Cash LLP, Vancouver
Rebecca M. Morse — Farris LLP, Vancouver
Register by Jan. 24/24
After Jan. 24/24
|In-person Articled Student*
|Webinar Articled Student
*Please note: The in-person session is dependent on a minimum number of registrants and may not be confirmed until 4 weeks before the course date.
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