Honest and Deserving Debtors? Good Faith in Bankruptcy in the Ninth Circuit and Beyond

OCBF is a Bankruptcy Legal Specialist Activity Provider for the State Bar of California. This program provides 1.0 hour of Legal Specialization Continuing Legal Education in Bankruptcy Law.


  • Hon. Scott C. Clarkson – United States Bankruptcy Judge, United States Bankruptcy Court for the Central District of California
  • Jeffrey K. Garfinkle – Partner, Buchalter
  • Kimberly A. Posin – Partner, Latham & Watkins LLP

The requirement of good faith has loomed large in recent cases like In re NRA of America and LTL Management LLC. Join us in person (with lunch) or virtually for a panel discussion of the good faith requirement in bankruptcy, how it is applied in the Ninth Circuit, and its implications in various contexts including Subchapter V and mass tort cases.

Tuesday, October 3, 2023
Check-In and Lunch: 11:30 a.m.
Program: 12 p.m. – 1 p.m.

Irvine Towers
18200 Von Karman Ave., Suite 175
Irvine, CA

$25 OCBF Member / $35 Non-Member

Zoom Option
Please contact info@OCBF.org to be notified if an option to participate by Zoom becomes available.

This activity has been approved for Minimum Continuing Legal Education by the State Bar of California in the amount of 1.0 hour of general participatory CLE. The Orange County Bankruptcy Forum certifies that this activity conforms to the standards for the approved education activities prescribed by the rules and regulations of the State Bar of California governing MCLE.

OCBF is a Legal Specialization Provider in Bankruptcy Law for the State Bar of California.

Contact OCBF at (949) 681-8676 or info@OCBF.org.

Register and prepay (if applicable) below by the deadline of 10 a.m the morning of the event. A PayPal account is NOT required when paying with your credit card. No refunds after September 29. Registration closes two hours prior to the event.

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October 3, 2023
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Location Irvine Towers
18200 Von Karman Ave.
Irvine CA 92612

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