First Circuit Consumer Debt Symposium & Reception

Friday, April 8, 2016

The American College of Bankruptcy First Circuit Fellows 

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Boston College Law School 


"The Consumer Debt Tsunami"

Symposium & Reception

Friday, April 8, 2016, 1:00-4:00 p.m.

Boston College Law School

  • The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and its impact on the consumer economy
  • BAPCPA's impact on personal bankruptcy
  • Education debt
  • Subprime mortgages: Are they still a problem?
  • The Wall Street perspective
  • Patricia A. McCoy, Liberty Mutual Insurance Professor of Law, Boston College Law School
  • Hon. James B. Haines (ret.), Libra Visiting Professor, University of Maine School of Law
  • Jaromir Nosal, Assistant Professor of Economics, Boston College
  • John Rao, National Consumer Law Center
  • Moderator: Lois Lupica, Maine Law Foundation Professor of Law, University of Maine School of Law
Please click here to RSVP on or before April 4, 2016.
There is no charge to attend.
For more event information, please contact:
Mark N. Berman,  - or - 
Michael J. Goldberg,