Guns, Drugs, Boats & Bits: Dealing with Difficult Assets In Bankruptcy Seminar

  • 09 Oct 2014
  • 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM (EDT)
  • Cleveland- Carl B. Stokes U.S. Courthouse, 7 Floor Auditorium


  • FBA Members attend this seminar for $120.00. You must be a current member to register under this option. Your membership status will be checked after your registration is received.

This seminar has been CANCELLED.

Guns, Drugs, Boats & Bits: Dealing with Difficult Assets in Bankruptcy Seminar

8:00-8:30 a.m.  Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:30-9:15 a.m.  Guns and Dangerous Ordinance
Nathan Wheatley,
Calfee, Halter & Griswold LLPMr. Wheatley will present on the attachment and perfection of liens on firearms and dangerous ordinance, as well as dealing with the use, sale, and other disposition of such assets in bankruptcy.

9:15-10:00 a.m.   When Bankruptcy and “Legal” Marijuana Collide  
Rocco Debitetto,  Hahn, Loeser & Parks LLP
Mr. Debitetto will present on issues raised by the collision of “legal” marijuana under state law with federal bankruptcy law, including the risks posed by using and selling marijuana inventory in bankruptcy.  

10:00-10:15 a.m.  Break

10:15-11:15 a.m.  Highly Mobile Assets
Andrew Turscak, Jr., Partner, Thompson Hine,
James Henderson,
Associate, Thompson Hine, and
Robert Burger, Partner, Thompson Hine
Andrew Turscak Jr., James Henderson and Robert Burger will co-presenting on the attachment and perfection of liens and security interests in unique, highly mobile assets, such as boats and planes.

11:15 – 11:30 a.m.  Break

11:30-12:30p.m.   Virtual Assets
Gus Kallergis, Calfee, Halter & Griswold LLP
Mr. Kallergis will present on legal issues surrounding the emerging market of “virtual assets,” such as Bitcoin and other virtual currency, including dealing with such assets in bankruptcy.  

3.5 Hours of Ohio CLE Credit
Approved by the Ohio Supreme Court
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