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July 23, 2012

Christine Morganti, (505) 797-6028

Stern v. Marshall Focus of Bankruptcy Seminar

Albuquerque, N.M.—Bankruptcy Jurisdiction in the Wake of Stern v. Marshall will be presented Aug. 10 at the State Bar Center in Albuquerque. The State Bar Bankruptcy Law Section will co-sponsor this continuing legal education program for interested members of the legal community.

United States Bankruptcy Judge Robert H. Jacobvitz will discuss Stern v. Marshall and the events leading up to that case. Gail Gottlieb and James A. Askew will present opposing views on the jurisdiction of bankruptcy courts.

The Bankruptcy Law Section is an active group within the State Bar that works to create opportunities to educate both the public and the legal community about bankruptcy laws, trends, and national developments.

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Note: News media are welcome to attend and cover this event. Please notify Christine Morganti, or (505) 797-6028 if you plan to attend.

The State Bar of New Mexico was organized in 1886 and is composed of more than 8500 members. Its purposes are to aid the courts in administering justice and preserving the rule of law, and to foster a high standard of integrity and competence within the legal