Parental Pitfalls in the Bankruptcy Code

Event Description

Deadline to Register: April 13, 2017

5:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. | Registration and Dinner
6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. | Section Meeting and CLE Program

Chris Soper and Ben Nicolet discuss various parent/child cosigner and discharge issues including obligations for repayment of student loans, costs of a child’s juvenile detention, liabilities incurred through child’s tortious acts, and fraudulent transfers involving tuition and wedding payments.


Chris Soper is the Legal Writing Director and an Assistant Clinical Professor of Law at the University of Minnesota Law School. He is also Of Counsel in the Restructuring, Insolvency and Bankruptcy group at Dentons.

Ben Nicolet is a third-year law student at the University of Minnesota Law School; Juris Doctor expected May 2017. He earned his B.S. at the University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire. Upon earning his J.D., he plans to practice bankruptcy, personal injury, and property law.

CLE Credit:

1.0 Standard CLE Credit aprproved | Event Code: 237537


Governmental Personnel: Use campaign code "Government" to register at the discounted registration fee of $10
Bankruptcy Section Members: $20
MSBA Members (But Not Bankruptcy Section Members): $30
Non-MSBA Members: $35
Law Students: Free

Join the section and attend this event for FREE! $47
MSBA members who are not members of the Bankruptcy Section can join the section and attend this CLE for FREE. Contact Tram Nguyen | 612.278.6316 to take advantage of this offer!

Remote Participation: 

Remote participation is not available. 

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Tuesday, April 18, 2017

5:30 PM to 7:00 PM

Titanic Room / Kieran's Irish Pub Minneapolis, MN United States