Commercial & Bankruptcy Law Section

November 16, 2015
Proposed Amendments to Local Rules: Public Comment Period

The Court is proposing various amendments to its local rules. Deadline for comments is Tuesday, November 25, 2015

November 12, 2015
Notice: Scam Targets Bankruptcy Filers

Phone scammers are targeting bankruptcy filers in several states, using personal information from filings and posing as attorneys to get intended victims to immediately wire money to satisfy a debt.

November 4, 2015
Positions Available on 2016 Commercial and Bankruptcy Law Section Executive Committee

The Commercial and Bankruptcy Law Section of the Indianapolis Bar Association is in the process of selecting its Executive Committee members for 2016.There are three openings and applications are due November 20.

November 2, 2015
Bankruptcy Case Filings Down 11 Percent

On Wednesday, October 28, The Administrative Office of the United States Courts announced that bakruptcy cases filed in federal courts for the fiscal year 2015 are down 11 percent from fiscal year 2014.

October 21, 2015
Upcoming CLE: Common Errors Found in Consumer Cases

On Thursday, November 19, the Commercial & Bankruptcy Law Section will host "Consumer Errors Found in Consumer Cases".

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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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Ben Caughey

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.