David Berliner, Partner, Bdo Consulting to Speak at Knowledge Congress’ Live Webcast
New York, NY, February 19, 2013 --(PR.com
)-- The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that David Berliner, Partner, BDO Consulting, will speak at a 2-hour webcast entitled “A Discussion of Current Developments Relating to Preferences and Fraudulent Conveyances in Bankruptcy Cases LIVE Webcast.” This event is scheduled for May 15, 2013 from 12pm-2pm (ET).
About David Berliner
David Berliner has more than 25 years experience in matters involving business restructurings, bankruptcy & insolvency, bankruptcy litigation and forensic investigations. He is involved in bankruptcies and work-out situations representing unsecured creditors, debtors, and lenders and has provided testimony at depositions and in bankruptcy court.
Mr. Berliner has significant experience in bankruptcy and restructuring matters involving the retail, manufacturing, distribution and service industries. He has served as financial advisor in matters such as Solyndra, Reader’s Digest, American Home Mortgage, Pillowtex, KB Toys, NHL / Buffalo Sabres, Daewoo Motors America, and Filene’s Basement. Mr. Berliner is a leader of the Retail and Consumer Products practice at BDO. He is also a frequent contributor to the BDO Consumer Business Compass Blog.
About BDO Consulting
BDO Consulting, a division of BDO USA, LLP, provides litigation, investigation, business restructuring, valuation, and risk advisory services to clients in the United States and internationally. Our highly experienced and well credentialed professionals draw upon a range of industry knowledge and completed consulting engagements throughout the US and internationally to provide clients with unparalleled service. BDO Consulting leverages the global industry and accounting knowledge of the BDO International network, providing rapid, strategic advice to assist our clients with financial advisory, business restructuring, out-of-court workouts, litigation, dispute resolution, risk management, financial solvency and regulatory compliance issues.
To know more about David Berliner and BDO Consulting please visit: www.bdoconsulting.com
Under section 547(b) of the Bankruptcy Code, a trustee can avoid and recover a transfer as a preference by satisfying various requirements. Once a trustee proves all of the elements of a preference, there are affirmative defenses that can reduce a creditor’s potential preference exposure. In this Knowledge Group LIVE webcast, a panel of distinguished professionals will help you understand the most critical issues which will include:
• What is a preference
• Defenses to a preference
- New Value Defense
- Ordinary Course of Business Defense (Subjective and Objective Tests)
- Contemporaneous Exchange
• Various Preference issues
• Recent Preference Court Decisions
About The Knowledge Group, LLC/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series
The Knowledge Congress is a series of live webcasts produced by The Knowledge Group, LLC, which examine trends, regulatory, and technology changes across a variety of industries. Its mission is to produce unbiased, objective, and educational live webcasts that examine industry trends and regulatory changes from a variety of different perspectives. The goal is to deliver a unique multilevel analysis of an important issue affecting business in a highly focused format.
The organization brings together the world's leading authorities and industry participants through informative two-hour webcasts to study the impact of changes and emerging trends. Hear from leading government officials/regulators, key thought leaders, and industry experts objectively analyze the latest trends and issues and their impact on industries. For further details, please visit the organization’s website: www.knowledgecongress.org