Public Service Program Boot Camp: Bankruptcy Basics (July 2015) [PSP16CD-FSV]

Public Service Program Boot Camp: Bankruptcy Basics (July 2015) [PSP16CD-FSV]

Original Program Date: July 31, 2015
Duration: 6 hours, 17 minutes
Credits: Law & Legal Procedure: 6.25
List Price:$275.00
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Public Service Price: FREE WSBA offers free CLE courses to support volunteers who provide pro bono and public services through a Qualified Legal Services or a WSBA Public Service Program, such as the Moderate Means Program and the Call to Duty Initiative.

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Product Description:

Bankruptcy Basics covers the entire Bankruptcy process including the structure of the bankruptcy code, with information regarding history, rules of procedure and special rules associated with inheritance and repeat filers. Other topics include:
  • The Chapter 7 and 13 processes
  • How to classify debt and make modifications after confirmation
  • How to advise a client properly
  • Changes to the forms and how to file them
  • The Means Test and its implications
  • The process to discharge debt
  • Overview of the local rules in both Eastern and Western Washington

Michael Sperry – Nagler Law Group, P.S., Seattle
Ruth Nelson – Tracy Law Group, Seattle
Craig Sternberg - Sternberg Thomson Okrent & Scher, PLLC
Jaime McFarlane – Tracy Law Group, Seattle
Gloria Nagler – Nagler Law Group, P.S., Seattle
Steven Reilly – Tracy Law Group, Seattle
Pamela Combo, Law Clerk – U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Eastern District of WA
Chris Dale, Law Clerk – U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Western District of WA

Full program agenda and faculty
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Coursebook contains 372 pages.

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