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Supreme Court Scales Back Safe Harbor Protection for Some Pre-Bankruptcy Fraudulent Transfers

Title 11 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code contains provisions that allow some pre-bankruptcy transfers to be avoided, or "unwound," by a debtor in possession, trustee, or other party granted standing to do so. Among the types of transfers that may be avoided are fraudulent transfers, which arise when a bankrupt debtor previously transferred assets to another party while insolvent and for less than reasonably equivalent value.

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Congratulations to the new Certified members of the ABC!

Congratulations to the new Certified members of the ABC! Brian Anderson (NC), Malinda Hayes (FL), Jason Imes (NV), Shane Ramsey (TN), Zach Shelomith (FL), Todd Turoci (CA), Eric von Helms (WI), Sarah Beth Wilson (MS), and Andrew Winchell (NJ).

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Raymond J. Obuchowski was elected President by the Board of Directors.

CONGRATULATIONS!!! Raymond J. Obuchowski was elected President by the Board of Directors of the National Association of Bankruptcy Trustees (NABT) at its annual meeting in Amelia Island, Florida on August 18, 2018. NABT is the association whose membership consists of Chapter 7 trustees throughout the United States. He has been an active member of the Board since 2009, and a Trustee member since 1987. He will serve as President through August 2019. Ray became a member of the ABC in 1992, Certified Business and Consumer Bankruptcy.

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New Member Spotlight: Rachel Foley

Rachel Foley, Foley Law, became a member of The American Board of Certification in March 2016. When asked why she sought board certification in Consumer Bankruptcy Law, Foley answered:

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The American Board of Certification Welcomes New Members

Congratulations to The American Board of Certification’s newest members! The following members were approved at the June 2016 Standards Meeting:

Business Bankruptcy Law
M. Douglas Flahaut
Arent Fox LLP
Los Angeles, CA

John B. Hutton, III
Greenberg Traurig, P.A.
Miami, FL

Justin M. Luna
Latham, Shuker, Eden & Beaudine, LLP
Orlando, FL

Richard Montague
Phelps Dunbar LLP
Jackson, MS

Luis Ernesto Rivera, II
Henderson Franklin Starnes & Holt, P.A.
Fort Myers, FL

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New Member Spotlight: Stewart Spielman

Stewart Spielman became a member of The American Board of Certification in March 2016. When asked why he sought board certification, Stewart answered "I saw it as an opportunity to independently confirm my business bankruptcy expertise to clients and others in the firm.  In addition, it allows me to more meaningfully compete for significant representations across a broader geographic region."

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The American Board of Certification Welcomes New Members

 

Congratulations to The American Board of Certification’s newest members! The following members were approved at the March 24, 2016 Standards Meeting:

Business Bankruptcy Law
Jason Binford
Kane Russell Coleman & Logan PC

Kenneth J. Buechler
Buechler Law Offices, L.L.C.

John R. Page
Shraiberg Ferrara Landau & Page, P.A.

E. Stewart Spielman
McGlinchey Stafford PLLC

Consumer Bankruptcy Law
Booker T. Carmichael
The Carmichael Firm, LLC

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ABC Names 2016 Officers, Directors and Emeritus Directors

 

The American Board of Certification of Bankruptcy and Creditors’ Rights Attorneys (ABC) held its annual meeting in December at the Arizona Biltmore in Phoenix, Arizona.

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