Impact of Bankruptcy Reform Legislation

Pitfalls and Practice Pointers Under the Bankruptcy Abuse Prevention and Consumer Protection Act of 2005



Thursday, August 25, 2005
2:00 PM-9:30 PM CST

Nashville - Union Station Hotel

1001 Broadway
Nashville, TN 37203
United States of America

The National Business Institute is hosting this one-day seminar preparing you to successfully represent clients in the new bankruptcy environment on Thursday, August 25, 2005 from 9:00 am through 4:30 pm at the Nashville Union Station Hotel. This seminar will also feature William L. Norton as a speaker. Here is a summary of what will be covered:

  • Knowledgeably apply the new "means test" to determine which chapter your clients will be permitted to file.
  • Avoid potential sanctions by understanding exactly what the new duties - and liabilities - are for debtors' counsel.
  • Keep your practice in compliance with a detailed look at the changes in Chapters 7, 13, 11 and 12.
  • Update your advice by knowing what makes up the bankruptcy estate and how claims will be treated and discharged under the new act.
This course has been approved by the Tennessee Commission on Continuing Legal Education for 6.0 Continuing Education Credits, including 1.0 hour of ethics.  Attendance at the entire seminar is required in order to receive credit.

To register for this seminar, go to For additional information, please contact Chris Billingslea at 615-252-3515 or e-mail