8:00 a.m. : Registration
8:30 a.m. : Tips for Successful Workouts
J. David Krekeler, Timothy F. Nixon, Olivier H. Reiher
9:20 a.m. : By the Court – Author’s Notes
- A case law review by the Bankruptcy Judges of this year’s important decisions from the Wisconsin Bankruptcy Courts
Hon. G. Michael Halfenger, Hon. Beth E. Hanan, Hon. Susan V. Kelley, Hon. Brett H. Ludwig
10:15 a.m. : Break
10:30 a.m. : Chapter 13 and The National Data Center (NDC.org) – Why Should Debtor’s Counsel Use it?
As many Chapter 13 practitioners know, NDC.org is the website that Chapter 13 Trustees give Debtors to monitor their cases for receipts and disbursements. What advantages does the site have for Debtors Counsel? David Shapiro and Mary Ruppenthal from NDC.org, along with our local Chapter 13 Trustees will show all of the advantages that Debtors Counsel can gain by use of NDC.org.
- It’s Free!
- Single login access to information for multiple trustees
- Monitor the balance due to you for attorney fees
- Monitor which of your clients are delinquent in Trustee payments
- May become the only way to access Trustee websites
Rebecca R. Garcia, Mark Harring, Scott Lieske, Mary Ruppenthal, David Shapiro
11:20 a.m. : Clerk’s Office Update
Marcia M. Anderson, Sean D. McDermott, Janet L. Medlock
11:45 a.m. : Lunch (on your own)
1:00 p.m. : Dale Ihlenfeldt Memorial Case Law Update
Leonard G. Leverson, Eliza M. Reyes, William E. Wallo
1:50 p.m. : All Things Ag: Farm-Related Bankruptcies
- Ag liens – crop production liens, livestock liens, etc.
- Farmer’s use of collateral
- Tax considerations
- Getting financing
Nicholas L. Hahn, Brittany S. Ogden, Craig E. Stevenson
2:45 p.m. : Break
3:00 p.m. : Evidence – Preparing Lay Witnesses
Hon. Pamela Pepper, Michael P. Richman, Hon. Valerie Bailey Rihn, Hon. Richard H. Sankovitz
3:50 p.m. : How to Get Paid – Ethically
Hon. G. Michael Halfenger, Mark N. Mathias, Benjamin P. Payne, Tiffany Rodriguez
4:40 p.m. : Program Concludes
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