Cutting Edge Retail Bankruptcy Exit Strategies:
Are YOU Prepared for the Rapid Increase in Retail Bankruptcies??
Is AEROPOSTALE the New Exit Paradigm?
Hear How the Landlords, an IP Firm and Liquidators formed the Winning Bid from those that were there.
Bradford J. Sandler – Pachulski Stang Ziehl & Jones LLP, Partner and Co-Chair of PSZJ’s Committee Practice Group
Tim McDonagh – FTI Consulting, Inc., Senior Managing Director
Robert L. LeHane – Kelley Drye & Warren LLP, Partner
Ian Fredericks – Hilco Merchant Resources, Senior VP of Strategic Growth and Chief Legal counsel
Lillian G. Stenfeldt – Sedgwick LLP, Partner and Chair of Sedgwick’s Creditors’ Rights and Bankruptcy Practice Group
Retail bankruptcies are on the rise. Prepare to think outside the box to resolve these challenging cases. In the retail chapter 11 bankruptcy case of teen retailer Aéropostale, a consortium of landlords, liquidators, and a licensing firm, was chosen as a winner over Aéropostale’s secured creditor, with an offer of $243.3 million in a deal that preserves part of the business.
Learn how this unique deal came together from those that helped organize the joint bid. Could this creative approach to a retail bankruptcy be duplicated? What criteria are necessary for this model to work? How can this exit strategy be used or adapted to the next retail chain bankruptcy?
Thursday, April 27, 2017
Sheppard Mullin – Four Embarcadero Center 17th Fl – San Francisco CA
Registration/Boxed Lunches/Program – 11:45 am – 1:30 pm
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The Bay Area Bankruptcy Forum certifies that this activity has been approved for MCLE credit by the State Bar of California in the amount of one hour of general education. PROVIDER NUMBER 1287
CONSUMER BANKRUPTCY DEVELOPMENTS – 2017
Being held in Two Locations – Oakland and Palo Alto!
Honorable Charles Novack, U.S. Bankruptcy Court
Adam N. Barasch, Esq., Severson & Werson
Stanley Zlotoff, Esq., Law Office of Stanley A. Zlotoff, a P.C.
Program to Include:
- Recent Consumer Bankruptcy Cases
- Other Cases of Interest to Bankruptcy Professionals
- Rule Changes
- Practice Pointers Drawn from the Cases
The most comprehensive review of 9th Circuit and BAP cases in Northern California, plus significant other cases.
June 5, 2017 – Gibson Dunn – Palo Alto, CA
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June 6, 2017 – Wendel Rosen Black and Dean, LLP – Oakland, CA
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Registration: 4:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Program 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Networking Reception follows the program
The Bay Area Bankruptcy Forum certifies that this activity has been approved for MCLE credit by the State Bar of California in the amount of two hours (as appropriate to the content of the activity). PROVIDER NUMBER 1287
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