How much are bankruptcies costing your credit union? The one thing you can’t afford to do is nothing! The bankruptcy system is designed to favor the creditor who knows how to both identify recovery opportunities and act on them. This webinar will focus on the essential areas of an effective bankruptcy recovery and loss reduction program. It will provide practical training, tools, technical tips to improve your bankruptcy process, and skill development on today’s most important issues. This program will benefit every skill level, from beginners to intermediate collectors to the most-seasoned bankruptcy specialists. The instructor is a former bankruptcy attorney who has represented both debtors and financial institutions during his career. Join us to improve your bankruptcy recovery process.


  • Bankruptcy checklists and best practices:  what to do when you receive the filing
  • Getting the most from the meeting of creditors
  • Fraud identification and recovery options
  • Credit reporting and bankruptcy
  • Bullet proof your proof of claim – from cross collateral to privacy issues
  • When and how to call your attorney – from framing the question to negotiating fees


This informative session will be useful for CEOs, senior management, lenders, collection managers, collectors, bankruptcy specialists, staff involved in credit reporting, and volunteers interested in discovering more about the battle against delinquency.

Please note:  The live webinar option allows you to have one telephone connection for the audio portion and one Internet connection (from a single computer terminal) to view online visuals as the presentation is delivered.  You may have as many people as you like listen from your office speaker phone.

ABOUT THE PRESENTER – David A. Reed, JD, Reed and Jolly, PLLC

Attorney, author, consultant, and nationally-recognized speaker, David Reed is a partner in the law firm of Reed and Jolly, PLLC.  He provides guidance to credit unions on establishment and revision of policies and procedures, organizational compliance, collections, security, contractual agreements, regulatory matters, and corporate governance.  His engaging speaking style has made him a nationwide lecturer on regulatory compliance, consumer lending, bankruptcy, and collections. 

A former trial attorney and vice president and general counsel of a large credit union, David is particularly known as an expert in the areas of credit union operations, bankruptcy, and collections.  He has trained state and federal examination staff on numerous issues, including BSA, ID theft red flags, SAFE Act, third-party contract management, and bankruptcy.  He also serves as editor of several industry manuals including Collections Manual for Credit Unions and Bankruptcy Guide for Credit Unions.


Note:  All materials are subject to copyright.  Transmission, retransmission, or republishing this webinar to other institutions or those not employed by your financial institution is prohibited.  Print materials may be copied for eligible participants only.


The live webinar option allows you to have one telephone connection for the audio portion and one Internet connection (from a single computer terminal) to view online visuals as the presentation is delivered. You may have as many people as you like listen from your office speaker phone. Registrants receive a toll-free number and pass code that allow entrance to the seminar. The session will be approximately 90 minutes, including question and answer sessions. Seminar materials, including instructions, PIN number, and handouts will be emailed to you prior to the broadcast. You will need the most-current version of Adobe Reader available free at



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Instructions will be emailed to you with
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Can’t attend the live webinar? The on-demand web link is a recording of the live event, including audio, visuals, and handouts. We even provide the presenter’s email address so you may ask follow-up questions. Approximately one week prior to the webinar, you will receive an email with the web link. This web link can be viewed anytime 24/7, beginning 6 business days after the webinar and will expire 6 months after the live program date.

As an added bonus, you will also receive a FREE audio/visual CD ROM.* The CD ROM includes the original audio/visual presentation, the question and answer sessions, and the handouts. Use the on-demand link or this “off-the-shelf” training program for those that could not attend the live seminar and for future training.

LIMITED AVAILABILITY: The on-demand web link and CD ROM may ONLY be ordered for 6 months following the webinar. Neither the link nor CD will be available after this time.


Options 1 and 2 described above


*CD ROM is for Mac and PC use only

This event is being conducted by CU Web Training on behalf of the Missouri Credit Union Association. Click here to register.

December 19th, 2012 2:00 PM   through   3:30 PM

Event Info


December 19th, 2012 2:00 PM   through   3:30 PM


Phone: 314.542.1321

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