18th Annual White-Williams Bankruptcy Institute
Provider:Akron Bar Association #1207
Location:Hartville Kitchen
1015 Edison St., NW
Hartville, OH  44632
08:30 AM - 04:45 PM


The Akron Bar Association The Stark County Bar Association present… 

18th Annual
Bankruptcy Institute

"I Get by with a Little Help from my Friends..."

FRIDAY, APRIL 11, 2014

Hartville Kitchen, 1015 Edison St., NW, Hartville, OH, 44632 - 330-877-9353

6.25 CLE Credits

Paid participants will receive a FREE Case Law Update Manual.

8:00 a.m.         Registration “Good Morning, Good Morning”

8:25 a.m.         Welcome “Hello, Hello”

Anthony J. DeGirolamo, Esq., Stark County Bar Association

Y. Eric Holtz, Esq., Akron Bar Association

8:30 a.m.         Case Law Update “All Together Now”

The Honorable Russ Kendig, U.S.  Bankruptcy Court - Canton

9:30 a.m.         New Rule Changes  “Don’t Ever Change”

                        Edward J. Boll, III, Esq., Lerner, Sampson & Rothfuss, LPA

10:15 a.m.       Break “I’m Only Sleeping”

10:30 a.m.       Federal Tax Update “Tax Man”

                        James L. Bickett, Esq., U.S. Attorney’s Office

11:30 a.m.       Luncheon for Attendees – Tribute to the Honorable Marilyn Shea-Stonum

1:00 p.m.         What the UST’s Office is Looking for and Applying Extra Scrutiny to in Recently Filed Petitions“You Never Give Me Your Money”

Maria D. Giannirakis, U.S. Trustees Office

Lenore Kleinman, U.S. Trustees Office

1:45 p.m.         Chapter 7 Trustee Panel – Trustee Issues with Filers “Help I Need Somebody”

Lisa Barbacci, Esq., Chapter 7 Trustee – Canton

Harold A. Corzin, Esq., Chapter 7 Trustee – Akron

Robert S. Thomas, Esq., Chapter 7 Trustee – Akron

2:30 p.m.         Oil & Gas Panel “Dig It”

Bethany R. Hunt, Esq., Mazurek, Alford & Holliday

William G. Williams, Esq., Krugliak, Wilkins, Griffiths & Dougherty Co., LPA

3:30 p.m.         Pie Break “Strawberry Fields”

                        Sponsored by Vance Truman

3:45 p.m.         Ethical Issues in Bankruptcy (Ethics) “You Can’t Do That”

                        Anthony J. DeGirolamo, Esq., Stark County Bar Association

                        Thomas P. Kot, Esq., Akron Bar Association – Bar Counsel

                        Richard Milligan, Esq., Stark County Bar Association – Bar Counsel

                        Sam O. Simmerman, Esq., Krugliak, Wilkins, Griffths & Dougherty Co., LPA

4:45 p.m.         Drawing for Dean Wyman Scholarship and Adjournment          

“Free as a Bird”


CANCELLATION POLICY: Cancellations must be submitted in writing via fax or mail. Refunds will be made with the following charge: a $30.00 cancellation fee. The cancellation fee will be waived if you cancel at least seven (7) days prior to the day of the seminar.

Note: If no cancellation is received PRIOR to 12:00 p.m. the day before the seminar, no refund will be issued. The Akron Bar Association reserves the right to change or cancel the program if circumstances warrant.

ACCREDITATION: The Akron Bar Association is an approved sponsor of Continuing Legal Education seminars. Under Rule X (Ohio CLE) we will request credit for this program.

SERVICES FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES: If special arrangements are required for individuals to participate in this seminar, please contact the CLE Department at 330-253-5007, at least one week prior to the seminar. VISIT www.akronbar.org