Speaking Engagement

Third-Party Releases

American Bankruptcy Institute New York City Bankruptcy Conference

Hilton New York
1335 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY

Blank Rome Partner Ira L. Herman will speak at the upcoming American Bankruptcy Institute (“ABI”) 20th Annual New York City Bankruptcy Conference, being held Thursday, May 24, 2018, from 7:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. in New York, NY.

Ira will moderate the “Third-Party Releases” panel, which will take place from 10:15 to 11:30 a.m. and from 11:45 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. The panel will discuss jurisdictional issues with third-party releases, as well as recent cases (Millennium Health, Gawker, SunEdison).

The panelists for the 10:15 session will be:

  • Hon. James L. Garrity, Jr. (U.S. Bankruptcy Court (S.D.N.Y.))
  • Sharon L. Levine (Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr LLP)
  • Daniel Polsky (Getzler Henrich & Associates LLC)
  • Brian Trust (Mayer Brown LLP)

Panelists for the 11:45 session:

  • Hon. James L. Garrity, Jr. (U.S. Bankruptcy Court (S.D.N.Y.))
  • Paul D. Leake (Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP)
  • William P. Weintraub (Goodwin Procter LLP)

CLE credit may be available.

For more information or to register, please visit the event webpage