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January 17-18, 1997
Old Colony Inn and Conference Center
Alexandria, Va.

Friday, January 17, 1997

8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Continental breakfast (provided) and welcome
9:00 a.m. - 9:15 a.m. Opening remarks & introductions of participants
Samuel Gerdano, Executive Director, ABI
9:15 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. Concurrent issue workshops

Reaffirmation, Redemption, Exemptions, Pre-bankruptcy planning

Moderator: Prof. Jeffry Morris

Serial Filings, Conversion & Dismissal, "Needs Test", Sanctions

Moderator: Prof. Veryl Miles

Chapter 13: Disposable Income, Valuation, Interest Rates, Lien Stripping

Moderator: Prof. Richard Flint

10:45 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Coffee Break
11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Concurrent issue workshops

[Repeat sessions A/B/C. Participants rotate to the next assigned session, e.g. people starting in "A" go to either "B" or "C", while the moderators stay with the topic]

12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Lunch (provided)
2:00 - 3:30 p.m. Concurrent issue workshops

[Repeat sessions A/B/C. Participants attend the third of the three sessions, as above]

4:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Plenary group session: report from the concurrent issue workshops

Saturday, January 18, 1997

8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Continental breakfast (provided)
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. 3 Concurrent issue workshops on same topic

Issues related to Discharge/Dischargeability

11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Closing Plenary Session and Summary of Findings


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