The National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges will hold its 87th Annual Conference from October 30 - November 2, 2013 at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in Atlanta, Georgia. The conference has a program of timely topics focusing both on business and consumer related issues and will be an opportunity to network with professionals in the insolvency field. Topics will include, "What Gypsy Rose Lee and Bankruptcy Judges Have in Common: To Strip or Not to Strip in Chapter 20," "I Can't Afford to be Bankrupt: Is There Equal Access to Justice Under the Bankruptcy Code?" and "Pension Plans and Retiree Benefits in Municipal Bankruptcies," among others.
Kirkland partner David Seligman will participate on the panel topic "Intellectual Property Rights in Chapter 11 and the Limits of Section 365 (n)."