The program will provide an explanation of the basic mechanics of Assignments for the Benefit of Creditors (“ABC”) pursuant to Chapter 727 of the Florida Statutes, including a review of the role of the Assignor and Assignee. In addition, the program will present the similarities and differences of liquidation under Chapter 727 vs. the Bankruptcy Code, as well as creative and new uses for assignments. This course will provide the practitioner with a greater understanding of the State Court mechanisms to liquidate ad resolve distressed companies. Business Lawyers who want to expand their knowledge on methods of dealing with distressed companies and Insolvency Lawyers seeking a greater understanding of the use and advantages of assignments will benefit from this program.
12:00 PM - 12:20 PMWhat Makes a Good Candidate for Liquidation Under Chapter 727 of the Florida StatutesR. Scott Shuker, Orlando FL
12:20 PM - 12:40 PMRoles of the Assignee & AssignorMark C. Healy, Jacksonville, FL
12:40 PM - 1:00 PMCreative Uses & Recent TrendsPatricia Redmond, Miami, FL