Consultants

Cities in Distress: Is Chapter 9 the Best Vehicle for Saving Cities and Providing Needed Governmental Services?

Northern District of California 2014 Judicial Conference

April 12, 2014

Jim Spiotto took part in a presentation at the Northern District of California 2014 Judicial Conference in Napa, California. He spoke on a panel entitled "Cities in Distress: Is Chapter 9 the Best Vehicle for Saving Cities and Providing Needed Governmental Services?" In this presentation, industry participants discussed the burden of debt on today's citizens and local businesses, potential alternatives to declines in infrastructure, and the future of Chapter 9 bankruptcy.