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Basic Ethical Considerations in Corporate Bankruptcy

Recorded on: Dec. 19, 2017
Running Time: 01:14:23

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Taken from the Web Program Nuts and Bolts of Corporate Bankruptcy 2017 Recorded December 2017 in New York

Basic Ethical Considerations in Corporate Bankruptcy [01:14:23]

  • Trustees – Professional and legal ethics obligations (MRPC 1.15, 1.7, 3.3)
    - Requirements to qualify as a trustee
    - Disqualification of a trustee
    - Compensation of trustees
  • Professionals for the estate - Professional and legal ethics obligations (MRPC 1.5, 1.7, 3.3)
    - Definition of “Professionals”
    - Requirements for court approval of employment
    - Requirements for court approval of compensation
    - Ordinary course and in-house professionals
  • Professionals for creditors’ committees - Professional and legal ethics obligations (MRPC 1.5, 1.7, 3.3)
  • Professionals for creditors - Professional and legal ethics obligations (MRPC 1.5)
  • Role of the U.S. Trustee - Professional and legal ethics obligations

Honorable Sean H. Lane, Ken Pasquale, David Shemano

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  • Basic Ethical Considerations in Corporate Bankruptcy
    Hon. Sean H. Lane, Kenneth Pasquale, David B. Shemano
    Hon. Sean H Lane ~ United States Bankruptcy Court, Southern District of New York
    Kenneth Pasquale ~ Partner, Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP
    David B Shemano ~ ShemanoLaw
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