Peter Kelso, Principal, Roux Associates, Inc. to Speak at Post-Confirmation Liquidation and Litigation Trusts in Business Bankruptcies: What Lies Ahead in 2018

Top Quote The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Peter Kelso, Principal, Roux Associates, Inc. will speak at the Knowledge Group’s webcast entitled: Post-Confirmation Liquidation and Litigation Trusts in Business Bankruptcies: What Lies Ahead in 2018 LIVE Webcast. End Quote
  • (1888PressRelease) February 13, 2018 - This event is scheduled Friday, March 2, 2018 @ 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM (ET).

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    About Peter Kelso
    Peter Kelso has been at the forefront of identifying emerging litigation trends for over 15 years. Mr. Kelso is an expert on mass tort and product liability litigation and advises clients on identifying and finding solutions for risks associated with emerging litigation. Mr. Kelso specializes in developing strategies to quantify, estimate, and mitigate potential damages and provides clients with expertise in product liability litigation, insurance coverage negotiations, mergers and acquisitions, liability ring fencing activities and bankruptcy reorganizations. He has led and helped support numerous public policy initiatives to effectuate judicial and legislative reform at the state and federal levels.

    About Roux Associates, Inc.
    Roux Associates provides a broad range of consulting, project management, and expert services to clients dealing with complex environmental problems. Founded over 35 years ago, Roux Associates’ work involves large complex environmental remediation projects, including Superfund sites, chemical and manufacturing plants, and petroleum refineries and distribution terminals. Today, Roux is an employee-owned company with over 300 environmental professionals in a variety of science and engineering disciplines. Roux’s services include environmental site assessment, remediation and compliance, litigation, insurance technical support, and economic analysis related to both business operations and litigation.

    Event Synopsis:
    Post-confirmation liquidation and litigation trusts are tools used to resolve certain claims and issues in a Chapter 11 case. These trusts allowed debtors to immediately emerge from bankruptcy. Methods in handling large-scale litigation matters and claims resolution process were also made possible by these trusts. However, to maximize the benefits of post-confirmation liquidation and litigation trusts, organizations are required to have a well-drafted reorganization plan and corresponding trust agreement that carefully identifies the claims and interests being retained and deposited into the trust.

    Listen as a panel of distinguished professionals and thought leaders organized by The Knowledge Group provide the audience with an overview of Post-Confirmation Liquidation and Litigation Trusts in business bankruptcies. Speakers, among other things, will offer helpful insights on the fundamental framework as well as significant updates and developments surrounding this significant topic. To avoid jurisdictional issues arising from post-confirmation litigation and liquidation trusts, the speakers will also provide best practices and practical tips for businesses to consider when engaging in a post-confirmation liquidation and litigation trust.

    Key topics include:
    • Situations Requiring Post-Confirmation Liquidation and Litigation Trust
    • Identifying the Best Mechanism
    • Funding and Financing of Trust
    • The Jurisdiction to Assist the Trust During Post-Confirmation
    • What Lies Ahead in 2018

    About The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series
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