The Rhode Island Chapter of the Federal Bar Association is hosting a Thursday, September 6, 2012, luncheon presentation: “The Lessons of Central Falls: Municipal Insolvency and the Amazing World of a Chapter 9 Restructuring.” The speaker will be former Rhode Island Supreme Court Justice Robert G. Flanders. This presentation will focus on what it was like to be a receiver of an insolvent city and to lead it through the first ever municipal bankruptcy in Rhode Island history.
The luncheon will be held at the Brown Faculty Club, One Magee Street, Providence, Rhode Island from noon to 1:30 pm. To reserve your seat, please send checks payable to “The Federal Bar Association” c/o Richard Ratcliffe, Esq., 40 Westminster Street, 7th Floor, Providence, Rhode Island 02903. Luncheon tickets are $48 for FBA members; $54 for non-members.