St. John’s Institute of Bankruptcy Policy and the American
Bankruptcy Institute Law Review Co-Sponsor
Federalism and Bankruptcy
Qualifies for 3 non-transitional practice area CLE
Friday, February 9, 2007
The Supreme Court’s recent Eleventh Amendment decision in
Central Virginia Community College v. Katz suggests that federalism
principles may apply differently in bankruptcy than in other areas.
What does Katz mean and how will it change the bankruptcy
9:30 a.m. Welcome
9:40 a.m. Federalism Revisited
Professor of Law and Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
University of Illinois College of Law
Thomas E. Plank
Joel A. Katz Distinguished Professor of Law
University of Tennessee College of Law
Martin H. Redish
Louis and Harriet Ancel Professor of Law and Public Policy
Northwestern University School of Law
11 a.m. Coffee Break
11:15 a.m. Looking Forward
Dennis J. Connolly, Esq.
Alston & Bird LLP
New York, NY
Susan M. Freeman, Esq.
Lewis & Roca LLP
Hon. Randolph J. Haines
U.S. Bankruptcy Court
12:35 p.m. Luncheon
General Admission to the Symposium is Free of Charge
In order to allow us to effectively accommodate all of the
Symposium’s attendees, we strongly recommend that you pre-register
for the event. We will hold, until the first break, seats and
written materials sufficient to accommodate all who have
pre-registered. At a sold out program, door registrants will
be accommodated on a first come, first served basis after all
pre-registrants have been provided for.
CLE Registration Fees
Registration is $35 for Attorneys requesting CLE credit.
(Registration price includes luncheon, CLE credits and handout
Please RSVP by February 5,
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LL.M. in Bankruptcy
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Continuing Legal Education in the State of New York.
- Any participant who has an authentic financial hardship may
apply for a Hardship Tuition Reduction
- Attorneys earning less than $20,000 annually, will receive a
discount of 10%
- Attorneys earning between $20,000 and $30,000 annually, will
receive a discount of 5%
- All requests must be made in writing and accompanied by paper
documentation. Please contact the CLE office at (718) 990-6006 if
you have any questions.