New Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure: Impact on Chapter 7, 12 and 13 Secured Creditors
Recording of a 90-minute CLE webinar with Q&A
This CLE webinar will examine recent amendments to the Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure impacting Chapters 7, 12 and 13 of the bankruptcy code. The panel will discuss new proof of claim and other filing requirements, the ability of debtors to fix claims in a reorganization plan, the prescribed form for Chapter 13 plans, and more.
- Background on the new Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure
- Rule 3002—filing and amending proofs of claim under Chapters 7, 12 and 13
- Rules 3012 and 3015—significance for Chapter 12 and 13 reorganization plans
- Official form for a Chapter 13 plan
- Other rules changes
- Impact on Chapter 11 claims procedures
The panel will review these and other key issues:
- How will the rules regarding filing and amending proofs of claim affect the rights of secured creditors?
- What is the added significance of reorganization plans under Rules 3012 and 3015?
- How has adoption of a required form of Chapter 13 plan affected local bankruptcies?
- What other rules changes affect secured and unsecured creditors?
Andrew M. Simon
Squire Patton Boggs
Mr. Simon’s practice focuses on bankruptcy and restructuring matters and on corporate transactions, including... | Read More
Mr. Simon’s practice focuses on bankruptcy and restructuring matters and on corporate transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, debt financings and general corporate governance matters. He has written on various bankruptcy and restructuring topics including FDIC bankruptcy claims and asset sales under section 363 of the Bankruptcy Code. He is a co-author of Options for Selling Distressed Assets and Not Every Promise is a Capital Commitment – Litigating Section 365(o) Claims by the FDIC. He also co-authored portions of a forthcoming treatise on bankruptcy law concerning bankruptcy claims trading and the modification of retiree benefits under section 1114 of the Bankruptcy Code.Close
Elliot M. Smith
Squire Patton Boggs
Mr. Smith has a broad-based corporate and litigation practice focusing on business insolvency, restructuring,... | Read More
Mr. Smith has a broad-based corporate and litigation practice focusing on business insolvency, restructuring, distressed lending and investing, and creditor’s rights matters. He advises Chapter 11 debtors, executive management teams, official committees of unsecured creditors, secured lenders, secured and unsecured creditors, commercial landlords, asset purchasers,preference defendants and other parties in interest. His insolvency experience extends across a variety of industries. He has written and lectured on various bankruptcy and restructuring topics, and has had his analysis and commentary published in numerous industry publications.Close