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Bankruptcy & Collection Conference

April 20-21, 2016






Important Laws

Role of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau in Collections


Servicemembers Civil Relief Act

Notice of Discharge of Indebtedness (Form 1099-C)

Liens on Shares and Right of Offset



The Automatic Stay

Chapter 7 Issues

Redemption of Collateral

Surrender of Collateral


Fighting "Retain and Pay"

Chapter 13 Issues

Security Value and Cramdown

Proper Interest Rate on Secured Claims

Avoiding Long Periods Without Payment

Filing and Updating Proofs of Claim





Registration at 8:45 a.m.

Session from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. each day

Tennessee Room


Lunch at noon





Eric North


Eric North is an attorney who has devoted his practice primarily to the representation of credit unions for more than 25 years. He became involved with the credit union movement while in law school.

Prior to becoming an attorney Eric worked directly within the consumer finance industry in management, operations, lending and collections.

He has argued cases before the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, all federal district courts in California, certain federal district courts outside of California by special permission, as well as California state courts.

In addition to representing clients in California matters, Eric has helped train thousands of credit union employees and attorneys from across the country.

He has also authored various procedural manuals for credit unions.

He practices with the law firm of Moore Brewer Wolfe Jones Tyler & North.



Tentative Location

DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Hotel Nashville Airport

2424 Atrium Way
Nashville, TN 37214

Room Rate: $139

Room cut-off date: April 5, 2016


Remember to bring your letters of tax exemption


Educational Investment

Registration $699; Early Bird rate: $599 if received by April 6.
CUs with assets less than $5 million, free

Registration is limited to league-affiliated credit union personnel and their directors.

Registration Form (PDF)
Online Registration Form



Business casual. Be sure to bring a sweater, as personal comfort levels vary.


Questions or Special Needs

Call your CU Information Center at 800-572-7359 or 423-899-2425, extensions 1204 or 1208. Or e-mail Leisa Massingill at lmassingill@yourleague.org or Trish Patterson at tpatterson@yourleague.org.



Refunds will be issued until 10 days prior to the conference, less a $50 administration fee per person. Substitutions accepted anytime. All cancellations and substitutions must be submitted in writing.

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P.O. Box 21550
Chattanooga, TN  37424-0550
Phone: 423-899-2425  or  800-572-7359
FAX: 423-899-8726
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