James Molleur spoke at a recent National Business Institute seminar on basic consumer bankruptcy in Portland, Maine.  Also speaking were Peter Fessenden, Chapter 13 Trustee for the State of Maine, and Steve Morrell, Assistant U.S. Trustee for the State of Maine.  Molleur presented information on the reasons for choosing Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 for a person in financial distress, and the basic process of a Chapter 7 case.  He also presented a caselaw update for atendees of importajnt Maine bankruptcy cases, along with cases decided by the 1st Circuit Bankruptcy Appellate Panel and the 1st Circuit Court of Appeals.