ACFA Summer Conference 2013

Stroock Partner Mark Speiser will be speaking at the Association of Commercial Finance Attorneys ("ACFA") Summer Conference in Vermont May 30-June 2, 2013.

ACFA's membership is committed to the practice of commercial law in accordance with the highest ethical and professional standards. ACFA members actively participate in the drafting, modification, reform, and interpretation of commercial and insolvency law.

Mr. Speiser will speak on the third day of the conference. His panel, "Repurchase Agreements as a Secured Lending Tool," will address repurchase agreements, including how and why they are used for financings and comparing repurchase agreements with other methods of financing, forms of documentation, applicability of the automatic stay and safe harbor provisions, "true sale" issues, liquidation/possession of collateral, establishing claims or losses, the exercise of remedies in case of default and recent legal developments.

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