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Commercial Banking, Collections, and Bankruptcy

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Section ProspectusThe mission of ISBA Commercial Banking, Collections, and Bankruptcy Section

  • to promote professional excellence in the areas of commercial law and practice, banking law and practice and bankruptcy law and practice by providing a forum for the interchange of information, experience and available materials relative to commercial, banking and bankruptcy law;
  • to provide practical information, monitor fields of interest and anticipate problems for the profession through the practice and through the review of proposed new legislation and amendments to existing legislation;
  • to promote excellence in practice through presentation of continuing legal education programs in areas of current interest to the profession.

Recent Related Cases

Illinois Supreme Court / Civil

Service  |  3d Dist.

The Bank of New York Mellon v. Laskowski, 2018 IL 121995 (January 19, 2018) Will Co. (THOMAS) Appellate court reversed; remanded.

Federal 7th Circuit / Civil

Fair Debt Collection Practices Act  |  E.D. Wisc.

Boucher v. Finance System of Green Bay, Inc., No. 17-2308 (January 17, 2018) Reversed

Federal 7th Circuit / Civil

Bankruptcy  |  N.D. Ill., E. Div.

Bank of America, N.A. v. Veluchamy, Nos. 15-2902 et al. (January 12, 2018) Affirmed

Federal 7th Circuit / Civil

Contract  |  E.D. Wisc.

The Oilgear Company v. Hitt, No. 17-2534 (January 12, 2018) Affirmed

Illinois Appellate Court / Civil

Fraudulent Transfer Act  |  1st Dist.

A.L. Dougherty Real Estate Management Co., LLC v. Tsai, 2017 IL App (1st) 161949 (December 29, 2017) Cook Co., 1st Div. (PIERCE) Affirmed.

Tools and Resources

  • The Commercial Banking, Collections and Bankruptcy  discussion group is available to section members via the My Discussions Groups page.