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DSI Civic Executive John Filan Addresses Municipal Financial Issues at Industry Conferences

John Filan addressed the issue of municipal financial stress in “Is This Time Different?” at the Tri-State Municipal Conference in New York. This two-day conference addressed a variety of issues facing municipalities. John’s presentation was delivered at the pre-conference workshop entitled, “Municipal Credit and the Markets.”

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By : admin | May 3, 2011

Thousands Save Millions Because of Weston Commissioner Stermer

BY BUDDY NEVINS

Weston Commissioner Dan Stermer says he’s a consumer advocate.

A lot of politicians make that claim, but Stermer has a track record to prove he’s entitled to the title: This week once again thousands of credit card customers saved millions because of Stermer’s work.

Daniel J. StermerIn his day job as … Read more...

By : admin | May 2, 2011

Bond Buyer National Municipal Bond Summit

John Filan and Steve Victor of DSI Civic were invited to share their views on public pensions and whether bankruptcy is an option for states, respectively, with the Bond Buyer National Municipal Bond Summit attendees in Miami Beach on March 31 and April 1.… Read more...

By : admin | Apr 1, 2011

Bloomberg State and Municipal Finance Briefing

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Bill Brandt participated at the Bloomberg State and Municipal Finance Briefing on March 22, 2011, for a panel entitled, “Going Private, Raising Cash & Selling Off Public Assets.”

Bloomberg Television’s Betty Liu interviewed Bill, who chairs the Illinois Finance Authority, along with Houston City Controller Ronald C. Green and D.J.

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By : admin | Mar 22, 2011

Florida Fiduciary Forum

On February 23, 2011, DSI Civic’s Daniel Stermer moderated a panel discussion for the Florida Fiduciary Forum in Fort Lauderdale entitled, “The Role of a Fiduciary In My Courtroom.” The Panel included the Honorable Raymond B. Ray, the Honorable John Olson and the Honorable Jeffrey Streitfeld.… Read more...

By : admin | Feb 23, 2011

Outstanding Turnaround Firm

DSI has again been named an Outstanding Turnaround Firm, for 2010, by Turnarounds & Workouts. Among our “outstanding achievements,” T&W cites our work in the Heller Ehrman bankruptcy and the Hess Kennedy receivership.… Read more...

By : admin | Jan 1, 2011
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