Common Bankruptcy Pitfalls: Preferences, Fraudulent Transfers and Automatic Stay

Legal Area:        Bankruptcy Creditor Debtor Consumer Business Litigation Trial Appellate Civil Criminal
Total Credit Hours:        1.00
Ethics Credit Included:        0.00
Registration Fee:        $20.00
Course Materials:        textaudiovideo
Session END DATE:        10/31/2022
Information:        LAST CHANCE $10

** Available on-demand any time of day and in time increments convenient to you through Session End Date above **, together with the Houston Bar Association, are pleased to present a special online CLE program designed to provide important information and a high-level discussion covering areas generally helpful for non-bankruptcy practitioners to know, as well as occasionally addressing specific issues which will require a bankruptcy lawyer. This course features streaming video and downloadable audio presentations from a live CLE seminar by the Houston Bar Association (HBA) on December 15, 2017.

Subjects and speakers for this course include:

  • Bankruptcy Overview and Types

  • Chapter 7 - Liquidation

  • Chapter 11 - Reorganization

  • Chapter 13 - Personal Reorganization

  • Commencement of the Case

  • Property of the Estate

  • The Automatic Stay - Section 362

  • Common Stay Violations and Relief

  • Preference Claims - Section 547

  • Well Known and Lesser Know Defenses to Preferences

  • Fraudulent Transfer Claims - Section 544 and 548

  • "Actual" Intent Cases and Constructive Fraudulent Transfer Cases

Speaker: Joshua W. Wolfshohl, a Partner with the firm of Porter Hedges LLP.  His practice focuses on corporate reorganizations and restructurings, acquisitions within the bankruptcy context, bankruptcy litigation and creditors' rights. His experience includes representing trustees, plan agents and corporate clients in cases involving complex commercial litigation and a wide range of bankruptcy issues, including institutional and corporate creditors in some of the country's largest Chapter 11 cases. Joshua's experience also includes general civil litigation in both federal and state courts, including appeals before federal and state appellate courts. Chambers USA recognizes Joshua among the leading lawyers in Bankruptcy/Restructuring law in Texas. He was also selected for inclusion in Texas Rising Stars from 2007-2013, Texas Super Lawyers from 2013-2017 and The Best Lawyers in America in 2018. More information may be found on his firm's website.

Texas Board of Legal Specialization Areas:

   1.00 Hour    Bankruptcy
   1.00 Hour    Family Law


This course is approved for CLE credit by the STATE BAR OF TEXAS (MCLE Provider #8238).  Please check with your State Bar regarding specific accreditation requirements.

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