New York, NY, April 29, 2019 --(PR.com
)-- The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Potter Anderson & Corroon LLP's Steve McNeill and Mike Maxwell, will speak at The Knowledge Group’s webcast entitled: “Navigating the Bankruptcy Process for Limited Liability Companies (LLCs): Significant Considerations in 2019.” This event is scheduled for Thursday, June 13, 2019 from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm (ET)
For further details, please visit: https://www.theknowledgegroup.org/webcasts/bankruptcy-process-for-limited-liability-companies/
About R. Stephen McNeill
R. Stephen McNeill is counsel in the firm’s Bankruptcy and Restructuring practice. He focuses his practice on complex bankruptcy proceedings involving national and regional clients, including debtors, secured lenders, creditors’ committees and a variety of unsecured creditors. Steve has been involved in contesting and defending asset sales and plans of reorganization, assumption and rejection of leases and contracts, and other creditor issues including defense of preference litigation.
Steve is a co-author of a forthcoming article entitled “Waivers and Their Consequences: An Analysis of the Limitation of Fiduciary Duties in Delaware LLC Bankruptcies,” which is scheduled to be published in the Fourth issue of Volume 93 of The American Bankruptcy Law Journal. This article addresses, among other things, the potential applicability of LLC fiduciary duty waivers in bankruptcy cases.
Steve earned his J.D., cum laude, from Washington and Lee School of Law and his B.S., summa cum laude, from Auburn University at Montgomery.
About Michael P. Maxwell
Michael P. Maxwell is a partner in the firm's Business Group. He advises clients on matters of Delaware corporate and business law in transactions involving Delaware alternative entities and corporations, including investment and private equity fund transactions, fund formations, joint ventures, cross border transactions, mergers, acquisitions, asset sales and purchases, dissolutions and restructurings. He also represents both lenders and borrowers in a variety of commercial financing transactions, including asset-based financing, real estate mortgage financings and other credit related transactions. Mike also advises management, boards and special committees of Delaware entities on matters of operation and governance, including with respect to fiduciary duty and contractual interpretation issues and he provides legal opinions on issues of Delaware law in connection with the foregoing.
Mike earned his J.D. from Tulane Law School and his B.A., cum laude, from the University of Louisville.
About Potter Anderson & Corroon LLP
Potter Anderson & Corroon LLP — potteranderson.com — is one of the largest and most highly regarded Delaware law firms, providing specialized legal services to regional, national and international clients. With nearly 100 attorneys, the firm’s practice is centered on corporate law, corporate litigation, intellectual property, commercial litigation, restructuring/bankruptcy, healthcare, and labor and employment.
When a Limited Liability Company (LLC) flunks due to unprofitability, filing a voluntary business bankruptcy petition in the United States Bankruptcy Court is essential. However, the bankruptcy proceeding is oftentimes extensive and complicated. It is, therefore, imperative for LLCs to deeply understand the bankruptcy rules and procedures. Moreover, a well-versed bankruptcy attorney is recommended to aid in the whole process to efficiently dissolve an LLC and avoid the potential for adverse consequences.
Join a seasoned panel of thought leaders and professionals brought together by The Knowledge Group as they navigate through the bankruptcy process for LLCs. Speakers will discuss significant issues and present practical tips and strategies to help practitioners in this complex legal process.
Key issues that will be covered in this course are:
• The U.S. Bankruptcy Law: A Legal Primer
• The Bankruptcy Process
• Trends and Updates
• Risks and Pitfalls
• Practical Tips and Strategies
About The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series
The Knowledge Group was established with the mission to produce unbiased, objective, and educational live webinars 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. To contact or register for an event, please visit: http://theknowledgegroup.org/