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Free Non-CLE Webinar on 4/4: Merit Management v. FTI Consulting Inc.

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Free Non-CLE Webinar on 4/4: Merit Management v. FTI Consulting Inc.

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4/2/18 10:45 AM CT l Author: Lilah Bruton

By affirming the Seventh Circuit’s opinion in FTI Consulting Inc. v. Merit Management, the Supreme Court overturned the law in five circuits to substantially narrow the scope of the section 546(e) safe harbor. In this program, the lawyers that brought the case will examine the implications of the Supreme Court’s decision, the direction of future section 546(e) litigation, and discuss some of the litigation strategies that led to the Supreme Court’s adoption of a narrow interpretation of the statute.

Program Chairs and Panelists:
Moderator: Charles M. Rubio, Diamond McCarthy LLP, Houston, TX

 

Speakers:
Greg Schwegmann, Reid Collins & Tsai LLP, Austin, TX
Josh Bruckerhoff, Reid Collins & Tsai LLP, Austin, TX

 

Greg Schwegmann is a partner at Reid Collins & Tsai. Greg regularly appears in federal and state courts and arbitrations across the country representing clients in high-stakes, complex commercial litigations, in cases involving financial fraud, professional/fiduciary liability, and cross-border financial litigation. His clients include bankruptcy trustees, foreign liquidators, federal receivers, distressed corporations, and investors, among others.

 

Josh Bruckerhoff is a partner at Reid Collins & Tsai. His practice is focused on complex business and insolvency-related litigation. He frequently represents bankruptcy trustees, offshore liquidators, and hedge funds in litigation against directors and officers, law firms, banks, auditors, and recipients of fraudulent transfers.

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Program Materials and Past Programs

All recordings and materials from this program and previous programs are available for free for ABA members and can be found on the Business Bankruptcy Committee website.