Class Details Membership Appreciation in Denver 04/15/2020 8:30 AM PT - 11:30:00 AM PT 2020 NACM Commercial Services Membership AppreciationJoin us for breakfast and an educational session with Scott Blakeley, Esq., a nationally recognized speaker and founder of Blakeley LLP. For this workshop, Scott will focus on the Legal Environment of Credit, Collections and Litigation • Legal Environment of Credit o Common and unique ways to create a contract through credit applications, terms and conditions, and long-term purchase orders. o How to enforce them once created. • Collections o Collection processes and lawsuits o What every credit professional should know about preparing accounts for litigation. • Litigation o The various aspects of litigation, including the types of answers and affirmative defenses must commonly used by debtors o How to be the best-witness possible to recover the unpaid funds for your company. Timeline of events:8:30 – 9:00am Registration9:00 – 9:45am Breakfast and NACM Commercial Services Updates 9:45 – 10:00am Break 10:00am – 12:00pm Education Seminar with Wanda Borges, Legal Environment of CreditThere will be a silent auction benefitting our NACM Commercial Services Foundation for your chance to with a NACM Credit Congress Registration for 2021 in Kansas City, MO! Make the most of your NACM membership and plan to bring your team with you! Instructor: Scott Blakeley, Esq.Scott Blakeley is a founder of Blakeley LLP, where he advises companies around the United States and Canada regarding creditors’ rights, commercial law, e-commerce and bankruptcy law. He was selected as one of the 50 most influential people in commercial credit by Credit Today. He is contributing editor for NACM’s Credit Manual of Commercial Law, contributing editor for American Bankruptcy Institute’s Manual of Reclamation Laws, and author of A History of Bankruptcy Preference Law, published by ABI. Credit Research Foundation has published his manuals entitled The Credit Professional’s Guide to Bankruptcy, Serving On A Creditors’ Committee and Commencing An Involuntary Bankruptcy Petition. Scott has published dozens of articles and manuals in the area of creditors’ rights, commercial law, e-commerce and bankruptcy in such publications as Business Credit, Managing Credit, Receivables & Collections, Norton’s Bankruptcy Review and the Practicing Law Institute, and speaks frequently to credit industry groups regarding these topics throughout the country. He is a member on the board of editors for the California Bankruptcy Journal, and is co-chair of the sub-committee of unsecured creditors’ Committee of the ABI. Scott holds an B.S. from Pepperdine University, an M.B.A. from Loyola University and a law degree from Southwestern University. He served as law clerk to Bankruptcy Judge John J. Wilson. He is admitted to the Bar of California. Event Sponsor: NACM Commercial Services Course Level: I - Intermediate Credits: CEU: 0.200 CCE: 0.200 Location: Hyatt Place Denver Westminster Map 6865 W 103rd Ave Westminster CO 80021 US Price: Members: $45.00 Non-Members: $75.00 *Price is for admission only. Some events, especially college credit classes, have additional costs associated with materials, such as text books. See the event comments above for more details. Membership discount eligibility is at the discretion of the event sponsor. Cancellations will be accepted for full refund no later than five working days prior to event — substitute attendees accepted up to day of event.