Schedule of Events

THURSDAY MAY 16, 2019
 
1:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Conference Registration Desk Open
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
California Bankruptcy Forum (CBF) Board of Directors Meeting
5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
California Bankruptcy Journal (CBJ) Board of Directors Meeting
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
CBF & CBJ Board of Directors, Sponsors & Exhibitors Welcome Reception
 
FRIDAY MAY 17, 2019
 
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Conference Registration Desk Open
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Exhibitors Setup
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
CBJ Editorial Board Meeting
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM
Zumba – Optional Activity
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
California Lawyers Association (CLA) Insolvency Law Section Board of Directors Meeting
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Ethics Program - A Star is Born: Navigating Legal Ethics for the Social Media Bankruptcy Influencer
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Exhibits Open
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Lunch & Welcome Announcements
12:45 PM - 1:45 PM
Keynote Address Featuring Dean Song Richardson - Promoting Equity: The Influence of Unconscious Biases on Decisions and Judgments (CLE)
1:45 PM - 2:45 PM
Judges' Roundtable
2:45 PM - 3:15 PM
Coffee Break
3:15 PM - 4:15 PM
Concurrent Session 1A - Fly Me to the Moon: Are Bankruptcies and Receiverships Jointly Available to the Cannabis Industry?
3:15 PM - 4:15 PM
Concurrent Session 1B - Beam it Up, Scotty! Practicing Law in the E-Discovery Era - What Every Bankruptcy Attorney Needs to Know
4:15 PM - 4:30 PM
Coffee Break
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Concurrent Session 2A - A Space Odyssey: Understanding LLC Reorganizations, Rights and Remedies
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Concurrent Session 2B - Strategies and Remedies to Recover Hidden Assets Even the Hubble Telescope Can't See
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
ILC Annual Reception
9:30 PM - 11:00 PM
YIP Oasis Den Mixer
 
SATURDAY MAY 18, 2019
 
7:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Exhibits Open
7:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Registration Desk Open
7:45 AM - 8:30 AM
Breakfast
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Gameshow - Starry Decisis: Concentration Part III
10:00 AM -11:00 AM
General Session - What Planet Are You On? An Examination of Caselaw Influencing Corporate Debtors to Seek Bankruptcy Protection in Jurisdictions Other than California
11:00 AM -12:00 PM
Judges’ Roundtable
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Exhibitor Breakdown
12:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Young Insolvency Professionals (YIP) Program
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Pickleball Tournament - Optional Activity
1:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Consumer Bankruptcy Program
1:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Annual Golf Tournament- Optional Activity
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Aquatic Exercise Fun - Optional Activity
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
2020 Bacara Conference Planning Meeting
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
"Starry, Starry Night" Dinner Under the Stars
 
SUNDAY MAY 19, 2019
 
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Farewell Brunch
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Kids Arts and Crafts
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
California Receivers Forum (CRF) Board of Directors Meeting
 

Association News

You can get involved!  The 2020 Conference Planning Committee has volunteer leadership opportunities available for the May conference at Bacara in Santa Barbara. Initial 2020 planning meeting is Saturday, May 18, 2019 at 5 pm at the Westin Mission Hills Conference. If you are not able to attend the planning meeting, please let Deborah Kincade, CBF account executive know of your leadership interest before May 13, 2019.