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National Business Institute Offers Seminar On Michigan Foreclosure and Repossession, October 16

September 20, 2002

Lawrence Dudek , a principal at the law firm of Miller, Canfield, Paddock and Stone, P.L.C., will speak at the upcoming Michigan Foreclosure and Repossession seminar sponsored by the National Business Institute. Held on Wednesday, October 16, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Holiday Inn in Southfield, the seminar will address critical foreclosure, repossession, and bankruptcy issues for attorneys, bankers, loan officers, and credit managers. Space is available.

The seminar will help participants secure a working knowledge of the bankruptcy and pre-bankruptcy process and will identify the most valued steps to take toward a successful foreclosure action. Session speakers will discuss alternatives to foreclosure, including workouts and liquidation; real property foreclosure procedures; repossession of personal property and pre-bankruptcy; and bankruptcy and the secured creditor. The role of the Uniform Commercial Code will be discussed, as well as automatic stay and cash collateral.

Cost is $249 per person, $239 per person for three or more registrants from the same firm. Fee includes the manual Michigan Foreclosure and Repossession. Register online at or call the National Business Institute at (800) 930-6182. Walk-in registration will be available if spaces are open on the day of the event.

Dudek is an attorney in Miller Canfield’s Detroit office and has extensive experience in state and federal court bankruptcy proceedings and in commercial real estate foreclosure matters. He has lectured for ICLE and the State Bar of Michigan on real estate foreclosure and authored "The Uses of a Real Property Receivership," and "Pay of Paid Provision in a Construction Contract."

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