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

Federal 7th Circuit / Civil

Bankruptcy  |  S.D. Ind., Indianapolis Div.

In re: hhgregg, Inc., No. 18-3363 (February 11, 2020) Affirmed

Illinois Appellate Court / Civil

Forum Non Conveniens  |  2d Dist.

18 Rabbits, Inc. v. Hearthside Food Solutions, LLC, 2020 IL App (2d) 190574 (February 3, 2020) Du Page Co. (JORGENSEN) Affirmed.

Federal 7th Circuit / Civil

Fair Debt Collections Practices Act  |  S.D. Ind., New Albany Div.

Dennis v. Niagara Credit Solutions, Inc., No. 19-1654 (December 30, 2019) Affirmed

Federal 7th Circuit / Civil

Bankruptcy  |  N.D. Ill., E. Div.

In the Matter of Burciaga, No. 19-2246 (December 13, 2019) Reversed

Federal 7th Circuit / Civil

Illinois Consumer Fraud and Deceptive Business Practices Act  |  N.D. Ill., E. Div.

Benson v. Fannie May Confections Brands, Inc., No. 19-1032 (December 9, 2019) Affirmed

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