15th Annual New York City Bankruptcy Conference

Stroock partner Ken Pasquale will be speaking at the 15th Annual New York City Bankruptcy Conference sponsored by the American Bankruptcy Institute. The program will be held on Thursday, May 16, at the Hilton New York.

The program brings together a faculty of bankruptcy judges and practitioners from top national insolvency firms.

Mr. Pasquale will be participating in the Banlruptcy Litigation Panel. Topics will include fraudulent conveyance post-TOUSA; direct/indirect benefit; ยง 550(d); update on in pari delicto; clearing firm as initial transferee in Ponzi scheme (Goldman Sachs v. Bayou); update on case law (e.g., Stern v. Marshall and Madoff); pre-emption (TOUSA, Tribune, Lyondell); safe harbors; insurance issues (sequencing of claims in litigation, policy exclusions, DIP/committee same as pre-petition insured?); venue (Patriot, HMH).

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