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Register for November Bankruptcy & Collections Seminars in Houston
Tuesday, September 22, 2015 6:30 AM

Are you an expert at bankruptcy and collections? Proofs of claims, the failure to properly perfect liens on automobiles, and fraud can expose credit unions to serious liability. Don't let that happen to you. Make sure you are proficient in all things bankruptcy and collections by attending Cornerstone's Bankruptcy and Collections Seminars. The next session is in Houston Nov. 4-5.

Register before the early bird deadline, Oct. 14, and save your credit union money!

Houston, Nov. 4-5
Early Bird Deadline: October 14
DoubleTree Houston Hobby Hotel

More Information and Registration

The Bankruptcy Seminar
Bankruptcy Seminar participants will take an in-depth look at the following topics:

  • Failure to properly perfect liens on automobiles
  • Dire lien avoidance problems
  • Bankruptcy fraud
  • Reaffirmation agreements
  • Proofs of claims
  • 2005 bankruptcy reforms
  • Bankruptcy essentials
  • Emerging problems in bankruptcy courts
  • Automatic stay issues – post-petition repossessions, payroll deductions, and credit reporting

The Collections Seminar
Credit union collectors must have a clear and thorough understanding of the restrictions and requirements of the Debt Collection Practices Act and this seminar will provide a section by section analysis. A portion of the day is devoted to practical advice with regard to effective telephone techniques and strategies which will make collectors more effective on the telephone.

The Collections training focuses on the Texas Debt Collection Practices Act and various compliance issues regarding collections policies and procedures and guidelines for effective telephone collections. Collections Seminar participants will take an in-depth look at the following topics:

  • Texas Debt Collections Practices Act, restrictions and requirements
  • Compliance issues in the collections department
  • Collection policies and procedures
  • Guidelines for effective telephone collections

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

Grant Assistance
The Cornerstone Credit Union Foundation is accepting scholarship 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 Staci Zale, Foundation Grants Manager, at 800-953-8283 for more information.

Contact Cristina Lau at, (800) 442-5762, ext. 6639, or (469) 385-6639.