Maritime Bankruptcy and Insolvency’s Docs Meeting Agenda

MLA Marine Finance, Offshore Industries and Bankruptcy Committees (meetings will be joint/continuous)

Joint Fall 2018 Meeting

Thursday, October 18, 2018
9:00 – 12:00 Noon

University of Miami Law School




Hank Arnold, Baker Donelson, New Orleans

Lawrence Rutkowski, Seward & Kissel LLP, New York

Bill Riviere, Phelps Dunbar LLP, New Orleans


The Jones Act On the OCS:  Facts and Myths


Citizenship Compliance for Public Companies


Samuel A. Giberga, Executive Vice President, General Counsel

and Chief Compliance Officer, Hornbeck Offshore Services, Covington, Louisiana


Update — The New Fifth Circuit Test for Maritime Contract

Jurisdiction in the Oil Patch:  Doiron and its Early Progeny


Chair Led Discussion, update and commentary by Hal Watson


Two Years in the Making: Lessons Learned in the Toisa Limited Bankruptcy


Chair Led Discussion


Lessons Learned Post Trico Regarding Citizenship Issues in Chapter 11 Debt to Equity Conversions


Chair Led Discussion and Commentary


Room Location:  Announced at the MLA Registration Table,

and via forthcoming email notification to the committees


NB: Call-In and Video Conference links will unfortunately not be available.