Practising Law Institute's Strategies for Corporate Acquisitions, Dispositions, Spin-Offs, Joint Ventures, Financings, Reorganizations & Restructurings 2009 (New York)

October 28-30, 2009
New York, New York

Mr. Hariton, Mr. Korb, Mr. Taylor and Ms. Wollman spoke at the Practising Law Institute's Tax Strategies for Corporate Acquisitions, Dispositions, Spin-Offs, Joint Ventures, Financings, Reorganizations & Restructuring 2009 program. The program focused on the tax issues presented by modern major corporate transactions, from relatively simple single-buyer acquisitions of a division or subsidiary to multi-party joint ventures, cross-border mergers and complex acquisitions of public companies with domestic and foreign operations, including spin-offs and other dispositions of unwanted operations. Mr. Hariton spoke on the panel titled, "Exploring the Limits of the Evolving Economic Substance and Business Purpose Doctrines and Ethical and Practice Issues Raised by Recent Tax Shelter Regulations and Legislation, by Penalty Provisions and by Circular 230." Mr. Korb and Ms. Wollman spoke on the panel titled, "Oh Man! I Wish I’d Known That: What Transactional Tax Lawyers Need to Know About IRS Audits." Mr. Taylor spoke on the panel titled, "Cross Border Mergers, Virtual Mergers and Other International Issues."