Mike Bergthold Presented on Intellectual Property in Bankruptcy


Mike Bergthold joined Stephen Robertson of Metis Partners to present “Understanding and Maximizing the Value of Intellectual Property in Bankruptcy” on the San Diego Bankruptcy Forum’s webinar. The value of intellectual property is not always obvious and is rarely captured in a company’s financial statements. The panelists discussed the ins-and-outs of valuing intellectual property in bankruptcy, […]

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Stapleton Group is a Proud Sponsor of Tina’s Wish


Stapleton Group invites you to join us in sponsoring Tina’s Wish. Tina’s Wish supports groundbreaking scientific research for ovarian cancer early detection and prevention. More than 150 Tina’s Wish supporters came together for its Inaugural 2024 Los Angeles Gathering to raise $133k+ for early detection ovarian cancer research. Guests learned about the early signs & symptoms of ovarian cancer […]

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Monetizing Stalled Construction Deals


Practical Solutions for Lenders & Investors Changing market dynamics, incompetent management, insufficient liquidity, fraud, cost increases, and inflation are just some of the forces behind today’s large inventory of stalled real estate developments. Construction lenders and real estate investors with capital tied up in these projects have common goals – preserve the project’s existing status […]

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Ryan Belden Earns CIRA Designation


We are pleased to announce that Ryan Belden, Associate Director in our Financial Advisory group, has earned his Certified Insolvency & Restructuring Advisor (CIRA) designation from the Association of Insolvency & Restructuring Advisors (AIRA). The AIRA established the CIRA program in 1992 to recognize by public awareness and certification those individuals who possess a high degree of […]

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Jake Diiorio & Cooper Plyler Presented at Loyola X Symposium


Cooper Plyler and Jake DiIorio were panelists at the annual Loyola X Symposium in Long Beach, CA. Cooper joined Mike Brumbaugh of MBI Consulting, Laura Lutz of Lubin Olson Niewiadomski LLP, and moderator Richardson “Red” Griswold of Griswold Law to present “Surf’s Up! First Day Issues.” Jake joined Michael G. Kasolas of Michael Kasolas & Co., Jarrett Osborne-Revis of Buchalter, […]

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David Stapleton Presented at TMA’s Cross-Border Conference


David Stapleton was a panelist at the TMA Northwest’s 2023 Cross-Border Conference, presenting “Fraud and Insolvency: Untangling Fraud in Bankruptcy.” The diverse panel of restructuring experts addressed situations where they uncovered fraud at insolvent companies and  how they handled the matters.  

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David Stapleton Presented at California Receivers Forum


David Stapleton was a panelist at the California Receivers Forum‘s 2023 Education Series, presenting “Playing the End Game: Receivers in Post-Judgment Enforcement.” David and the other panelists discussed situations where a judgment creditor’s best chance to collect on the judgment requires expertise to capture and monetize assets that are not as readily valued and available […]

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Kenton Johnson Received NAFER’s President’s Award


We are proud to announce that NAFER bestowed its President’s Award to Kenton Johnson at its 2023 Annual Conference. The President’s Award is not presented annually. Instead, it’s reserved for individuals who have demonstrated unwavering dedication and outstanding service to NAFER over an extended period, selflessly contributing without seeking recognition. In recognizing Kenton, NAFER characterized […]

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TMA Journal of Corporate Renewal


Sudden Death Averted for Pandemic Victim July/Aug 2023 Lenders, turnaround professionals, and their counsel faced unparalleled  challenges with the sudden onset of the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020. When a 65-year old manufacturer / wholesaler of screen print, embroidery, and pad print goods for national parks, zoos, ski resorts, gift shops, and cruise lines quickly became […]

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Stapleton Named Assignee of Romeo Power


Romeo Power, a battery-maker purchased by electric-truck maker Nikola (Nasdaq:NKLA) in October 2022, was transferred to assignee SG Service, an affiliate of Stapleton Group, Inc. in an Assignment for the Benefit of Creditors. According to the Wall Street Journal, Nikola purchased Romeo Power in October 2022 to reduce bottlenecks in electric truck production. Struggling from […]

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