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Understanding Bankruptcy Exemptions

Date: Tuesday, July 17, 2018
Time: 1:00-2:30 pm ET

Sponsored by Lorman Education Services


Registration - Live Webinar Only: $219.00

Registration - Live Webinar Plus CD Recording: $288.00

 

Don't get caught alone navigating the complicated exemption process in bankruptcy.

Bankruptcy exemptions can present a complicated quagmire for debtors, practitioners, and other interested parties. This materal some tools and insight for navigating the exemption process in bankruptcy.

Learning Objectives:

  • You will be able to discuss with your clients their options for protecting assets in bankruptcy.
  • You will be able to identify potential exemption pitfalls.
  • You will be able to explain the exemption process within the larger bankruptcy filing.
  • You will be able to review common mistakes to avoid.

This Live Webinar Covers These Hot Issues:

Introductory Remarks

Pre-Bankruptcy Planning

  • Maximizing Exemptions
  • Potential Pitfalls

Choice of Exemptions

  • Federal vs. State
  • How to Determine Exemption Options

Objections to Exemptions by Trustee

  • Amending Exemptions
  • Recent Case Law Updates

Surcharging Exemptions

  • Update of Cases Following Supreme Court Case Law v. Siegel

Common Mistakes to Avoid

  • Frequently Overlooked Assets and Exemptions
  • Cautionary Tales
  • After-Acquired Property in Chapter 13

Questions and Answers

Credit Information (Sponsored by Lorman Education Services)

  • CLE
  • CPE
  • NASBA
  • Paralegals

For Detailed Credit Information page click here

Only registered attendee will receive continuing education credit.

Faculty

Emily Jarvis, Wells and Jarvis, P.S.

  • Partner at Wells and Jarvis, P.S.
  • Focuses practice on Chapter 7, 11, 12, and 13 bankruptcies
  • Has practiced bankruptcy law since 2009
  • Member of King County Bar Association (Creditor-Debtor Section), Washington State Bar Association, U.S. District Court for the Western District of Washington and the Eastern District of Washington
  • Regularly presents at continuing legal education seminars on bankruptcy-related topics, both regionally and nationally. Some examples of seminars include "the Top Six Complications in Bankruptcy", "the Basics of Chapter 13 Practice", and "Chapter 7 & 13 Bankruptcy: Line-by-Line"
  • J.D. degree, University of Washington; B.A. degree, cum laude, Whitman College
  • Can be contacted at emily@wellsandjarvis.com or (206) 624-0088 x4

Jeffrey B. Wells, Wells and Jarvis, P.S.

  • Partner at Wells and Jarvis, P.S.
  • Focuses practice on Chapter 7, 11, 12, and 13 bankruptcies
  • Has practiced law since 1975 and bankruptcy law specifically since 1985
  • Member of King County Bar Association (Creditor-Debtor Section), Washington State Bar Association, U.S. District Court for the Western District of Washington and the Eastern District of Washington
  • Regularly presents at continuing legal education seminars on bankruptcy-related topics, both regionally and nationally. Some examples of seminars include "the Top Six Complications in Bankruptcy", "Extraordinary Liens", and "Real Estate Foreclosure: A Step-by-Step Workshop"
  • J.D. degree, Willamette University; B.A degree, cum laude with college honors in history, University of Washington
  • Can be contacted at jeff@wellsandjarvis.com or (206) 624-0088 x2

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