Commercial & Bankruptcy Law Section

December 9, 2014
Going Broke but Gaining Relief: Insight on the Emotional Ebbs and Flows of Bankruptcy Cases

Check out this post to read Terry E. Hall's experiences when Chapter 11 cases work and business debts are made more manageable.

November 24, 2014
Avoiding Tax on Cancelled Debt - All Ways are Not Created Equally

Check out this post to read the lessons that one tax attorney learned about avoiding tax on cancelled debt after practicing for 35 years.

November 13, 2014
Order Waives Fee for Motions for Protective Orders

The United States Bankruptcy Court of the Southern District of Indiana released an order waiving the fee for motions for protective orders. See this post for details.

November 10, 2014
You're Invited: Retirement Program for the Hon. Frank J. Otte

Commercial & Bankruptcy Law Section Members are invited to the Retirement Program for the Honorable Frank J. Otte. Please see this post for details.

October 30, 2014
Preemption and Preclusion: Choose Your Words Carefully

The right word can make all the difference for attorneys. Check out this post to read more about the terminology used when laws collide.

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The purpose of the IndyBar Commercial & Bankruptcy Law section is to promote the objects of the Association within the field of bankruptcy and commercial law. The section regularly schedules and conducts educational programs for the members of the section and all members of the Association, monitors legislative and judicial developments relevant to bankruptcy and commercial law, forms liaison relationships with the judicial benches and relays all relevant information to members of the section.
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A Message from the Section Chair

“Welcome! As the chair of the IndyBar Commercial & Bankruptcy Law section, it is my pleasure to work with my fellow section executive committee members to plan and develop programming, services and resources that benefit local Indy practitioners. I encourage you to get involved with the section, and if you aren't currently a section member, to join the Commercial & Bankruptcy Law section.”

Terry Hall- 2015 Commercial & Bankruptcy Law Section Chair - Faegre Baker Daniels LLP

  • Did you know? The Commercial & Bankruptcy Law section sponsors the IndyBar's Bankruptcy Legal Help Line, a free phone-in legal advice program held on the second and fourth Wednesday of every month. Members of the public can call 317-269-1910 from noon to 1 p.m. to take advantage of this program.