Holiday Inn Indianapolis Airport
8555 Stansted Drive
Indianapolis, IN 46241
Regulatory Ethics: 1.00
Business Law: 6.00
Course book included with all formats
Ensure You Are Collecting Legally and Effectively
Winning a judgment against a bad debt doesn't necessarily mean cash in hand. Do you have a firm grasp of the procedures for legally collecting that debt? Are your recovery actions in compliance with the strict guidelines governing collection? Don't rush in unprepared. Maximize your chances for recovery with the practical steps provided in this strategic seminar. Enroll today!
This intermediate level course will provide attorneys with the legal framework to collect debt. Those who should also attend include paralegals, collections and loan officers, credit managers, bankers, controllers, accounts receivable personnel, and accountants.
including - Ethics: 1.00
This course has been approved by the Indiana Supreme Court Office of Admissions & Continuing Education. Participating attorneys are eligible to receive up to 6.0 hours of CLE credit, which includes 1.0 hour of ethics. Newly admitted attorneys may receive 6.0 hours of new attorney CLE.
including - Ethics: 1.00
Approved for 6.0 hours of Washington continuing legal education credit, which includes 5.0 hours of Law and Legal Procedure and 1.0 hour of ethics.
including - Regulatory Ethics: 1.00 Business Law: 6.00
NBI, Inc. is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.nasbaregistry.org. This program is designed to qualify for 7.0 hours (based on 50 minute credit hour) of continuing professional education credit for accountants. For more information regarding administrative policies such as complaint, refund and program cancellation, please contact our offices at (800) 930-6182.
This is an Intermediate level program presented in a group live setting. Accountants should have a basic understanding of procedures for legally collecting debt. No advanced preparation is required. Upon completion of this course, attendees should be able to: 1. List from recall two types of communication methods that violate the FDCPA. 2. Describe how the Consumer Credit Protection Act can complicate the collection process. 3. Explain best practices for utilizing the internet to locate assets after the judgment. 4. Identify when and how to utilize a wage or bank garnishment when collecting the judgment. 5. Describe how a bankruptcy's automatic stay can impact your claim. 6. List at least two best practices to avoid ethical dilemmas when dealing with unrepresented persons. Field(s) of Study -- Business Law; Regulatory Ethics.
NBI, Inc. is accredited by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) and is authorized to issue the IACET CEU. NBI, Inc. is authorized by IACET to offer 0.60 CEUs for this program. At the end of the program, participants must complete a self-assessment in order to receive credit. 100% attendance is required. (Provider #1004558)
Upon completion of this course, attendees should be able to: 1. List from recall two types of communication methods that violate the FDCPA. 2. Describe how the Consumer Credit Protection Act can complicate the collection process. 3. Explain best practices for utilizing the internet to locate assets after the judgment. 4. Identify when and how to utilize a wage or bank garnishment when collecting the judgment. 5. Describe how a bankruptcy's automatic stay can impact your claim. 6. List at least two best practices to avoid ethical dilemmas when dealing with unrepresented persons.
MATTHEW W. CONRAD is the founder of the Indianapolis law firm of Conrad Legal LLC, where his practice is limited to personal bankruptcy cases under Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 of the Bankruptcy Code. He is admitted to practice before all Indiana and Washington state courts, the U.S. District and Bankruptcy courts for Northern and Southern districts of Indiana, and the U.S. District and Bankruptcy Courts for the Western District of Washington state. Mr. Conrad earned his J.D. degree, with honors, from the Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law in Indianapolis, where he was elected senior executive editor for Volume 35 of the Indiana Law Review.
SARAH L. FOWLER is an attorney at Mattingly Burke Cohen & Biederman LLP, where she brings an array of experience in representing clients in creditor’s rights, bankruptcy, bankruptcy litigation, and commercial litigation matters on all sides of these issues. Ms. Fowler works with a wide variety of clients ranging from financial institutions, business debtors, creditors’ committees, shareholders, asset purchasers, small business owners, and bankruptcy trustees. She assists her clients with addressing the complexities of financial distress and finding solutions to a variety of commercial disputes. Ms. Fowler is admitted to practice in all Indiana state courts, the U.S. District courts in the Northern and Southern districts of Indiana, the U.S. Bankruptcy courts for the Northern and Southern districts of Indiana, and the U.S. Bankruptcy courts for the Northern and Central districts of Illinois. She earned her B.A. degree from Marian University and her J.D. degree, cum laude, from Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law. Ms. Fowler was also a member of Class VX of the Indianapolis Bar Association’s Bar Leader Series.
DONALD W. MCINNES is a partner with McNevin Kreider McInnes in Indianapolis. He has worked for over a decade practicing in community association law doing collections, foreclosures, and covenant enforcement. Mr. McInnes is experienced in contract law, personal injury and family law. He received his undergraduate degree from Indiana University-Purdue University at Indianapolis and obtained his J.D. degree from Indiana University. He is a member of Community Associations Institute (CAI) and has served on the Education Committee of its Central Indiana chapter. Mr. McInnes is a frequent speaker regarding community association issues for various organizations throughout Indiana.