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Speaking Engagements

Amended RPAPL § 749(3) and Commercial Tenant Bankruptcies

October 26, 2022 – New York City Bar Association, Real Property Law Committee

Paul Rubin gave a presentation concerning the impact of Amended RPAPL § 749(3) on Commercial Tenant Bankruptcies.

Defending Preferential Transfer Cases

August 10, 2020 – New York State Bar Association, Bankruptcy Committee of Business Law Section

Paul Rubin was a panelist and provided a mediator’s perspective on how to resolve preference avoidance actions.

New York Law Journal Webinar–A Closer Look: Examining Shifts in Corporate Restructuring and Bankruptcy Jurisprudence
June 24, 2013 -- New York Law Journal
Paul Rubin was a featured speaker on whether “golden parachute” severance payments are permitted in bankruptcy, with a focus on the severance package proposed for the CEO of American Airlines in its bankruptcy proceedings.
What is the Executory Contract Bait and Switch?
June 5, 2013 -- American Bankruptcy Institute Unsecured Trade Creditors’ Committee
Paul Rubin was a moderator and presenter leading a discussion regarding challenges facing non-debtor parties to contracts with debtors and how to avoid hidden pitfalls.
Distressed Real Estate Bankruptcy Seminar – The Borrower You Never Bargained For
May 14, 2013 –Herrick, Feinstein LLP
Paul Rubin was a featured speaker regarding the structuring of transactions with insolvent borrowers, the availability of financing and equity capital, creative strategies borrowers devise to thwart secured lenders, unanticipated judicial rulings clarifying some issues and muddying others, concerns about default rate interest, and the ability to effectuate transactions via bankruptcy.
19th Annual Distressed Investing Conference
November 26, 2012 -- The Beard Group
Paul Rubin served as a panelist explaining family office activity in distressed investments, inside and outside of bankruptcy cases.
LexisNexis Bankruptcy Law Community Podcast
November 2010 -- LexisNexis
In this LexisNexis podcast, Paul Rubin discussed recent chapter 11 bankruptcy cases involving professional sports franchises and the unique issues that arise in such filings.
Shifting Tactics and Strategies for Lenders in Workouts
March 3, 2010 -- Herrick, Feinstein LLP
Bankruptcy & Restructuring for Real Estate Professionals
February 24, 2010 -- New York City Bar Association
Paul Rubin was a faculty member at the New York City Bar Association’s CLE Program on bankruptcy and restructuring for real estate professionals.
Commercial Leasing in a Down Economy
February 23, 2010 -- Law Journal Newsletters
Paul Rubin was a panelist on “Commercial Leasing in a Down Economy,” a live webinar sponsored by Law Journal Newsletters.
Lender Smackdown
January 21, 2010 -- Herrick, Feinstein LLP and NHB Advisors
Commercial Loan Workouts: An Update from the Front Lines
September 16, 2009 and October 29, 2009 -- Herrick, Feinstein LLP
Paul Rubin served on a panel of experts that addressed cutting-edge workout and restructuring issues that had arisen in 2009. The program included an interactive Q&A session to address the concerns of attendees. Traditional and non-traditional lenders, loan servicers, acquirers of distressed debt, financial advisors and turnaround consultants attended.
Acquiring and Profiting from Distressed Real Estate Loans
June 25, 2008 -- Hosted by Herrick, Feinstein LLP, Ackman-Ziff and Glenmere Capital Partners, LLC
Special Problems to Consider in a Bankruptcy Scenario
March 18, 2008 -- Commercial Real Estate Finance in Challenging Times
Paul Rubin spoke at a CLE seminar about "Special Problems to Consider in a Bankruptcy Scenario."
Purchase and Sale of Bankruptcy Claims
April 13, 2007 -- Bankruptcy Bench-Bar Conference
Paul Rubin spoke for the New Jersey State Bar Association at the Bankruptcy Bench-Bar Conference about the Purchase and Sale of Bankruptcy Claims.
Valuation Issues in Bankruptcy
February 17, 2004 -- New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants
Paul Rubin spoke about valuation issues in bankruptcy before a joint meeting of Bankruptcy and Financial Reorganization and the Business Valuation Committees of the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants.