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2018 Bankruptcy & Collections Seminars: Arkansas and Oklahoma
Tuesday, April 10, 2018 6:40 AM

Get your credit union staff up to speed on bankruptcy and collections. The next two-day seminars will take place May 2-3 in Little Rock, followed by Oklahoma City in August.  

Little Rock, May 2-3
Arkansas Credit Union Association
1023 W. Capitol Ave.
Little Rock, AR 72201
Register Now

Oklahoma City, August 21-22
Early Bird Deadline: August 10
Credit Union House
631 E. Hill Street
Oklahoma City, OK 73105
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Day One, Collections. Topics include:

  • 10 Cardinal Rules for Proper Repossession
  • Military Lending Act
  • Complying with the Service Members Civil Relief Act (SMCRA)
  • The Use of Auto-Dialers for Debt Collection
  • Collection Considerations in Member Business Lending

Day Two, Bankruptcy. Topics include:

  • Bankruptcy Ain’t a Beating
  • An overview of Chapters 7 and 13, including:
    • Freezing funds
    • Attending creditors meeting—when and why
    • Denial of privileges policies
    • When to close existing accounts
    • How to deal with employees who file bankruptcy
    • §722 redemptions in Chapter 7 bankruptcies
    • The interplay of charge-offs and bankruptcies
  • The universal bankruptcy checklist for all secured lenders
  • CFPB: indirect auto lending
  • The redaction trap
  • The mortgage lender’s DIY Guide to Bankruptcy Proofs of Claim

Get more information and register.

Who Should Attend?
Presidents, CEOs, managers, loan officers, credit committee members, volunteers, collection officers, compliance officers, and any other credit union staff responsible for minimizing the credit union's exposure to bankruptcy losses, collections, or lenders in general.

Frank DrakeYour Presenter: Frank Drake
Franklin Drake has been a partner in the Raleigh, N.C., law firm of Smith Debnam Narron Drake Saintsing & Myers since 1994, following a 16-year practice specializing in creditor's rights, bankruptcy, and repossession law in Louisville, Ky. He has practiced in North Carolina, Kentucky, West Virginia, and the federal courts of southern Indiana. For the last 40 years, Frank has been a featured speaker and author on bankruptcy and regulatory compliance programs and webinars. He especially enjoys guiding his clients around compliance pitfalls and how not to get sued.

Need Grant Assistance?
The Cornerstone Credit Union Foundation is accepting grant applications for League training events based on financial need. Applications must be received by application deadlines. Please visit the Foundation’s website to view all grant applications, guidelines and deadlines. Contact Emily Moreno, Foundation grants manager, at 469-385-6483 for more information.

If you have questions regarding these seminars, call 800-442-5762, ext. 6634, or 469-385-6634, or email