No one will deny it: collections is a tough business. As a professional in the field, you require effective, practical measures to accomplish your objectives with maximum effect and minimum stress.
Our faculty will provide you with an overview of current collection law, procedures and litigation strategies, and they will explore special issues commonly encountered in debt collections in Indiana, including collection planning when setting up a business and implementing a successful in-house collection system.
The program will focus on considerations before filing a lawsuit and also on the growing impact of bankruptcy on the collection process. The seminar also will provide participants with knowledge about how in-house collection efforts can mesh effectively with litigation strategy to produce maximum results.
We have selected the faculty based upon their demonstrated success handling the legal and procedural issues surrounding this topic.
- Litigation considerations
- The old and the new bankruptcy
- Creditor representation in Chapter 7
- The attendee will be able to discuss attachment and garnishment.
- The attendee will be able to identify recovery possibilities.
- The attendee will be able to review secured and unsecured creditor objections.
8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
I. Litigation Considerations
A. The Medical Necessaries Doctrine
B. The Fair Debt Collection Practices Act – An Overview
10:00 a.m. - 10:10 a.m.
10:10 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
II. Pre-Judgment Remedies
B. Attachment And Garnishment
C. Repossession And Disposition Of Personal Property
III. Post-Judgment Remedies
A. Execution Against Personal Property
B. Collection Of Deficiency
C. Proceedings Supplemental
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Lunch (On Your Own)
1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
2:30 p.m. - 2:40 p.m.
2:40 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
VI. The Old And The New Bankruptcy
VII. Creditor Representation In Chapter 7
A. Proof Of Claim
B. Non-Dischargeable Debts
C. Recovery Of Fraudulent Transfers
D. Secured Creditor Status In Chapter 7 Cases
VIII. Creditor Representation In Chapter 13 Cases
A. Proof Of Claim
B. Chapter 13 Plan
C. Unsecured Creditor Objections
D. Secured Creditor Objections
E. Motions For Relief From Stay