Massachusetts Attorney General’s Revised Debt Collection Regulations Two Years After Enactment

04/23/2014 - 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
In March, 2012, the Massachusetts Attorney General’s revised consumer debt collection regulations became effective (940 CMR 7.00 et seq.). These regulations were amended to keep pace with changing technologies. They also created new obligations for creditors and debt buyers, including new validation requirements. The Chief of the AG’s Consumer Protection Division will give an overview of the new regulations, their implementation to date, and enforcement priorities. This is a forum for creditors’ and debtors’ attorneys alike to address questions and concerns about the new regulations....
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The New Fee Guidelines – What They Mean, What They Do and How to Comply

05/01/2014 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
The new "Guidelines for Reviewing Applications for Compensation and Reimbursement of Expenses Filed Under United States Code by Attorneys in Larger Chapter 11 Cases" promulgated by the United States Trustee became effective November 1, 2013. Please join us as William K. Harrington and John P. Fitzgerald explain the meaning and practical consequences of the new guidelines....
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An Introduction to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

05/02/2014 - 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
Kimberly Monty of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau will provide an overview of and introduction to the CFPB. Ms. Monty will explain what the CFPB does, where it is, how it is structured and what its authorities are. A question and answer session will follow Ms. Monty’s presentation....
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CLE - 24th Annual Bankruptcy Bench Meets Bar Conference

05/29/2014 - 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Join us for this unique opportunity for bankruptcy professionals and the Federal Bankruptcy Court judges to meet and share insights, observations and analysis on key issues for 2014 and beyond. ...
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