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

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

Federal 7th Circuit / Civil

Damages  |  N.D. Ill., E. Div.

Saccamento v. U.S. Bank National Assn, No. 19-1569 (November 27, 2019) Affirmed and remanded

Federal 7th Circuit / Civil

Bankruptcy  |  N.D. Ill., E. Div.

In the Matter of Steenes, No. 17-3630 (November 12, 2019) Reversed

Federal 7th Circuit / Civil

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

Heredia v. Capital Management Services, L.P., No. 19-1296 (November 8, 2019) Vacated and remanded

Illinois Appellate Court / Civil

Bankruptcy  |  3d Dist.

Smith v. Integrated Management Services, LLC, 2019 IL App (3d) 180576 (September 25, 2019) Will Co. (SCHMIDT) Affirmed.

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