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 remotely 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
Zoom Program: 12 p.m. – 1 p.m.

$15 OCBF Member / $25 Non-Member

Zoom Instructions:
Upon registering below you will receive Zoom connection information in the automatic confirmation email. If you don’t see this important message, please first check your junk mail folder then contact info@OCBF.org.

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.

The Zoom participation log serves in place of signing the Record of Attendance and notes total attendance time. Each attendee must be logged in through the Zoom system on their own device/computer and be present for the live program in its entirety to receive MCLE credit. Neither self-study nor partial credit is available for this program.

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

Produced by:

  • Marshall J. Hogan, Esq. – Snell & Wilmer L.L.P.
  • Ashley M. Teesdale, Esq. – Ringstad & Sanders LLP

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

Register and prepay (if applicable) below by the deadline of 11 a.m the morning of the event. A PayPal account is NOT required when paying with your credit card. No refunds after October 2. Registration closes one hour prior to the event.

This form accepts individual registrations. For your convenience, you may instead contact info@OCBF.org to register multiple attendees with a single Square or PayPal invoice.

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm