Scott Wolfson and Michelle Bass attended and spoke at the American Bankruptcy Institute’s Winter Leadership Conference in La Quinta, CA. This conference was attended by bankruptcy colleagues from around the country.
Scott Wolfson, along with 4 other speakers, presented on “Supply Chain Instability and Disruption as a Key Source of Distress and Bankruptcy: A Long-Term Influence.” This panel discussed the supply chain issues that are the most prevalent today in various industries, including the risk of loss, injunctive relief, adequate protection and debtors in possession, as well as the tension that can occurred among customers, suppliers and third parties.
Michelle Bass, along with 3 other speakers, presented on, “Ethical Dilemmas in Consumer Practice and How to Handle Them: Where Do You Draw the Line?” This panel discussed ethical issues that arise in consumer practice. They reviewed recent cases and provided hypotheticals to invoke audience participation and discussion regarding topics related to attorney fees, conflicts, and attorney/client privilege and confidentiality.