Commercial & Bankruptcy Law Section

September 22, 2014
Indiana Toll Road Operator Files for Bankruptcy

On September 22, a $3.8 billion 75-year lease soured when the Indiana Toll Road filed for bankruptcy just eight years into the lease.

August 26, 2014
Mark Your Calendar: Annual Southern District of Indiana Bankruptcy Case Update and Practice Pointers

This CLE features speakers from the US District Court for Southern District of Indiana who will give an update of recent Indiana bankruptcy cases and regional practice pointers.

August 21, 2014
Public Comment Period Opens for Proposed Amendments to Federal Rules of Procedure

The public comment period for proposed amendments to the federal rules on appellate, bankruptcy, civil and criminal procedures is now open.

August 20, 2014
Retirement Program to be Held for Honorables James K. Coachys

IndyBar CMB section members are invited to the retirement program to be held for the Honorable James K. Coachys on Thursday, September 25.

August 15, 2014
In Memoriam: Steve Ancel

Steve Ancel passed away at the age of 77 on Thursday, August 14.

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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.”

Ben Caughey- 2014 Commercial & Bankruptcy Law Section Chair - Ice Miller 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.