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Saturday, October 7, 2017
11:00 AM1:00 PMIWIRC Executive Committee MeetingSkyview 1- Ballys
1:30 PM3:00 PMIWIRC Board of Directors MeetingSkyview 2 - Ballys
3:00 PM4:30 PMACB Foundation Board MeetingVersailles 4
3:00 PM4:30 PMIWIRC Network Chair MeetingSkyview 2 - Ballys
5:30 PM7:30 PMIWIRC Opening Reception (IWIRC Registrants)Skyview 3-4 - Ballys
Sunday October 8, 2017
6:30 AM7:30 AMYoga with Judge C. Brown (everyone invited, bring your own mat) Versailles 3
7:30 AM7:30 PMNCBJ RegistrationChampagne 1
7:30 AM12:00 PMIWIRC Breakfast and Program (ticketed)Vendome B
8:00 AM1:00 PMNCBJ Board of Governors Breakfast, Meeting & Luncheon (judges only)Vendome A
8:00 AM12:00 PMACB Board Meeting & Breakfast (by invitation)Champagne 3
7:30 AM9:00 AMSenior Fellows Committee Meeting & BreakfastConcorde A1
8:00 AM5:00 PMACB Board of Regents Meeting & Breakfast (by invitation)Concorde A3
12:00 PM1:30 PMIWIRC Luncheon (ticketed)Vendome C
12:00 PM2:00 PMACB All Fellows Luncheon (members only)Concorde C
1:00 PM3:00 PMExhibit Set UpConcorde B & Paris Foyer
1:00 PM3:30 PMAIRA Board Meeting (by invitation)Concorde A4
1:30 PM4:00 PMNext Generation Roundtable (by invitation)Versailles 2
1:30 PM3:30 PMNCBJ Schwartz Roundtable (judges only)Versailles 3
2:15 PM4:00 PMACB Educational Programs Committee MeetingConcorde A5
2:15 PM4:00 PMACB Pro Bono Committee MeetingConcorde A6
2:15 PM4:15 PMIll Members Mtg followed by ACB International Committee MtgVendome C
3:00 PM5:00 PMABA Securities Law for Bankruptcy DummiesChampagne 2
3:00 PM5:00 PMABA Hon. Nancy Dreher Memorial Program: Pro Bono Program: Pro Bono in the Digital Age: The Benefits of Technology and Ethical Issues Implicated by its Use (CLE Credit)Champagne 4
3:00 PM6:30 PMExhibits OpenConcorde B & Paris Foyer
3:30 PM5:15 PMNCBJ Finance Committee MeetingLoire
4:00 PM5:00 PMNCBJ Retired Judges RoundtableConcorde A1
4:00 PM5:30 PMBlackshear Fellowship & UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Program (by invitation)Versailles 4
4:15 PM5:15 PMJCUS Orientation (judges only)Versailles 1
4:15 PM5:15 PMNCBJ Conference News Committee MeetingConcorde A6
4:15 PM5:15 PMNCBJ Las Vegas 2017 Education Committee MeetingConcorde A4
4:15 PM5:30 PMACB Archives Committee MeetingConcorde A5
5:30 PM7:30 PMAIRA Opening Reception - NCBJ Badge Required for AdmissionVendome AB
Monday, Oct 9, 2017
Speaker Huddles in Concorde B follow each Plenary Program
6:30 AM7:30 AMZumba with Judge E. Smith (everyone invited)Vendome C
7:00 AM6:00 PMNCBJ & ABA RegistrationChampagne 1
7:30 AM9:00 AMNAWJ No-Host Breakfast (Pre-registration required - judges only)Le Village Buffet
7:30 AM9:00 AMNCBJ Attendee & Judges Continental BreakfastConcorde B
8:00 AM5:00 PMExhibits OpenConcorde B & Hall of Mirrors
8:45 AM9:00 AMNCBJ Welcome CeremonyRivoli CBA
9:00 AM10:15 AMNCBJ Plenary-The Best Show in Vegas: Broken Bench TVRivoli CBA
10:15 AM10:45 AMReconnect with ColleaguesConcorde B & Paris Foyer
10:45 AM11:45 AMNCBJ Business Concurrent-Retail Bankruptcies – Is it Possible to Save Bankrupt Retailers from Liquidation?Rivoli CB
10:45 AM11:45 AMNCBJ Consumer Concurrent-The Wolf (of Wall Street?) at the Door: Lending to the Financial UnderclassVersailles 1-2
12:00 PM1:00 PMNCBJ-NABT- NACTT-UST Joint Committee MeetingConcorde A2
12:00 PM1:00 PMNCBJ Business Concurrent-Creative Ways to Increase the Pot and Manage Your Odds in Bankruptcy SalesRivoli A
12:00 PM1:00 PMNCBJ Business Concurrent-What is a Limited Liability Company and Why Does It Matter in BankruptcyVersailles 1-2
1:15 PM3:15 PMABA Chapter 11 Luncheon & Kathryn R. Heidt Award Program: Who’s My Client: The Practice and Ethics of Third Party Financing in Bankruptcy?(ticketed)Vendome A
1:15 PM3:00 PMCLLA Luncheon-Lawrence P. King Award for Excellence & Keynote - The Supreme Court: Appointments to and Statutory and Constitutional Interpretation by the Court in Bankruptcy CasesConcorde C
3:15 PM4:15 PMCLLA-Hon. Frank W. Koger Memorial Education: Asset Protection Trusts – How to Make Them and How to Break ThemRivoli CB
3:30 PM4:30 PMFBA: Equitable Mootness, its Evolving Case Law and Impact on Chapter 11 PracticeChampagne 2
3:30 PM5:00 PMNCBJ and III Joint International Program: Cross Border Alchemy: Jurisdictional Predicates for Effective RestructuringsRivoli A
3:30 PM5:00 PMNCBJ Membership Services CommitteeConcorde A4
3:30 PM5:00 PMNCBJ Marketing CommitteeConcorde A6
3:30 PM5:00 PMABLJ Editorial Board MeetingConcorde A2
3:30 PM5:00 PMNCBJ Technology Committee MeetingConcorde A5
3:30 PM5:00 PMNCBJ Legislative CommitteeConcorde C
3:30 PM5:00 PMABA: Mindful Mediation – The Ways and Means of Successful Bankruptcy Mediation Champagne 3
4:15 PM5:15 PMCLLA - Hon. Frank W. Koger Memorial Education: Jevic – the Insider Story and the Impact on Future Chapter 11sRivoli CB
6:00 PM6:30 PMJudges' PhotographRivoli C
6:30 PM9:30 PMJudges' Private Reception & DinnerVersailles
Tuesday, Oct 10, 2017
Speaker Huddles in Concorde B follow each Plenary Program
6:30 AM7:30 AMZumba with Judge E. Smith (everyone invited)Vendome C
6:30 AM7:30 AMYoga with Judge C. Brown (everyone invited, bring your own mat) Loire
7:30 AM9:00 AMNCBJ Breakfast & Annual Meeting & Blackshear Introductions (judges, spouses & by invitation)Vendome A
7:30 AM8:45 AMAIRA Breakfast: Structured Dismissals and Conversions (ticketed) Versailles 3
7:30 AM9:00 AMNCBJ Attendee Continental BreakfastConcorde B
7:30 AM6:00 PMNCBJ & ABA RegistrationChampagne 1
8:00 AM9:00 AMCLLA Venue Committee MeetingConcorde A6
8:00 AM4:00 PMExhibits, Speaker Huddles, Breakfast, Breaks, LoungeConcorde B & Hall of Mirrors
8:45 AM8:55 AMInns of Court Award PresentationRivoli CBA
9:00 AM10:00 AMCLLA Executive Committee MeetingConcorde A6
9:00 AM10:15 AMNCBJ Plenary-The Evolution of the Capital Stack and the Tectonic Shift in the Players at the Table (Fundamental changes)Rivoli CBA
9:00 AM10:00 AMABI Roundtable # 1: The “Biggest” Plan Confirmation Issues of 2016 and 2017Champagne 2
9:00 AM10:00 AMABI Roundtable # 2: D&O Fiduciary Duties for Financially Troubled Companies: What to Do and What Not to DoChampagne 3
10:00 AM11:00 AMCLLA Legislative Committee MeetingConcorde A6
10:15 AM10:45 AMReconnect & RefreshConcorde B & Hall of Mirrors
10:45 AM11:45 AMNCBJ Consumer & Business Concurrent with Judge's Roundtables-Gain the Hometown Advantage, Even When You Are an Outsider: Understand Locality Differences in Commercial and Consumer MattersVersailles 3-4
10:45 AM11:45 AMNCBJ Business Concurrent-Effective Use of Non-Debtor Third Party ReleasesRivoli CB
10:45 AM11:45 AMABI Roundtable # 3: Successful Health Care Restructurings and Chapter 11 CasesChampagne 2
10:45 AM11:45 AMABI Roundtable # 4: The ABI Commission on Consumer Bankruptcy, Part IVersailles 1-2
12:00 PM1:00 PMNCBJ Business Concurrent-“Fish Tank” Live at the Paris Hotel – Will the Shooter be Able to Sell Its Assets Without Successor Liability?Rivoli BC
12:00 PM1:00 PMNCBJ Business Concurrent-Getting to Yes - Negotiating More Effectively Versailles 3-4
12:00 PM1:00 PMABI Roundtable # 5: 2016 and 2017 Supreme Court ReviewChampagne 3
12:00 PM1:00 PMABI Roundtable # 6: The ABI Commission on Consumer Bankruptcy, Part IIVersailles 1-2
1:15 PM3:15 PMABI Luncheon & Keynote--Presidential Power: George Washington to Donald TrumpVendome A
1:15 PM3:15 PMABA Secured Creditor Luncheon & Program: Single Asset Real Estate Cases on the Horizon – Round 2 (ticketed)Concorde C
3:30 PM5:30 PMNCBJ Endowment Committee MeetingVersailles 1-2
3:30 PM5:30 PMThird Annual ABLJ/ABA Symposium Giving Colleges a Fresh Start: Using the Bankruptcy Code to Retool Higher EducationRivoli A
3:30 PM5:00 PMNCBJ San Antonio 2018 Education Committee MeetingConcorde A1
3:30 PM5:00 PMABA Current Developments ProgramVersailles 3-4
4:00 PM5:00 PMExhibit Take DownConcorde B & Paris Foyer
5:30 PM7:00 PMNCBJ Final Night ReceptionConcorde BC
7:00 PM10:00 PMDinner & Shows on Your Own
9:30 PM1:30 AMLate Night Party & Dancing (Wear Your NCBJ Badge for Admission)Chateau Nightclub "Main Room" at Paris hotel
Wednesday, Oct 11, 2017
Speaker Huddles in Concorde B follow each Plenary Program
7:30 AM1:00 PMNCBJ RegistrationChampagne 1
7:30 AM7:50 AMNCBJ 2018 Formative Board Meeting (20-minute judges meeting)Versailles 1
7:30 AM9:00 AMNCBJ Attendee & Judges Continental Breakfast NOTE: Judges requested to dine 7:50-8:15 am following the Board meetingConcorde B
8:00 AM9:00 AMNCBJ – UST Liaison CommitteeConcorde A3
9:00 AM1:00 PMBeverages, Speaker Huddles and LoungeConcorde B
8:45 AM9:00 AMFinal Day RemarksRivoli C
9:00 AM10:15 AMNCBJ Plenary & Judges' Roundtables-Ethics, Decision-Making, and Social Science: What Makes Good People Do Bad Things and What Can Judges Do About It? (Ethics CLE)Rivoli C
10:15 AM10:30 AMReconnect & RefreshConcorde B
10:30 AM11:30 AMKeynote Plenary: A Conversation With Best-Selling Author Michael Lewis Rivoli C
11:45 PM12:45 PMNCBJ Closing Plenary featuring Corporate General Counsels- You’re Hired! Getting and Keeping Clients Rivoli C
12:45 PMConclusion of the Las Vegas Conference