Partner Alane Becket Speaks at the 5th Circuit Bankruptcy Bench-Bar Conference
Alane Becket recently served on a panel discussion of Debt Collection and the Fair Debt
at the 5th Circuit Bankruptcy Bench-Bar Conference, held in New Orleans, LA, February 24-26, 2016.
This session, led by Judge Robert Drain, addressed one of the hottest issues in consumer bankruptcy;
the question of what remedies are available for creditor misconduct, including actions under consumer
financial protection statutes and the use of class actions in bankruptcy.