New Jersey Law Center
1 Constitution Sq. New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:35 PM ET
Presented in cooperation with the NJSBA Construction Law Section and the NJSBA Bankruptcy Law Section, and the NJSBA Senior Lawyers Special Committee
About the Program:
Cases involving the intersection of construction law and bankruptcy law are increasingly prevalent. Issues involving mortgage foreclosures, liens, and filing problems are just a few of the cross-over areas that bankruptcy and construction law attorneys are currently tackling. Unfortunately, while these areas meet frequently, there seem to be few established answers for common questions.
Gain the confidence you need to tackle this complex and often multifaceted area of law – join our panel of recognized experts in construction law and bankruptcy law as they discuss the answers to the questions you have. You’ll walk away with the strategies you need to handle your issues expeditiously and with confidence.
Navigate the intersection between construction and bankruptcy laws through a discussion of topics such as:
• The Construction Lien Law’s Notice of Unpaid Balance (NUB): what is the significance?
• The Automatic Stay and Construction Lien Rights
• The Trust Fund Act: what is the impact when the trustee/debtor files for bankruptcy? Is there a distinction between a Chapter 11 versus a Chapter 7 bankruptcy for these
• When your General Contractor or Subcontractor files bankruptcy: what are your
• What you should know about competing rights between lien creditors, trust fund claimants
and other parties in the bankruptcy process
• Adequate protection concepts for construction creditors under Section 363 of the
• Concepts of lien and claim avoidance, and when are your client's rights are protected
in the event of a bankruptcy filing
This is an unprecedented opportunity to join some of NJ’s best as they discuss some of the hottest issues for today’s construction law and bankruptcy law practitioners. Make your plans to join us and register today.
NJ CLE information: This program has been approved by the Board on Continuing Legal Education of the Supreme Court of New Jersey for 4.0 hours of total CLE credit.
This program has been approved for 4.0 credits (50 minute hour)
PA CLE: 3.0 substantive credits pending ($12 fee – separate check payable to NJICLE must be submitted at the end of the program)
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