Los Angeles corporate restructuring partner Van Durrer was part of the faculty at the 2017 Distressed Investing Summit in Palm Beach, Florida. Mr. Durrer joined a roundtable titled "Stalwarts Roundtable — The Amazon Effect on Retail (and Everything Else)." The group discussed the challenges facing brick-and-mortar retailers today, including micro- and macro-economic factors ranging from e-commerce to social media to changes in the bankruptcy code.