Corporate Taxation To Be Explored In ALI-ABA Conference

Sunday, March 1, 2009 - 01:00

In a two-day conference to be held at the Renaissance M Street Hotel in Washington, DC. The American Law Institute-American Bar Association will present Corporate Taxation.

The conference will begin on Thursday, April 2 and continue to Friday, April 3. On the first day introductory remarks will begin at 8:45 a.m. and the program will adjourn at 5 p.m. On the second day the program will begin with a networking session at 8 a.m. and adjourn at 5 p.m.

Topics to be covered include basic merger and acquisition structures and their consequences as well as complex issues and cutting-edge structures. Taxable structures, tax-free merger and acquisition structures, divisive structures, restructuring involving troubled companies, ethics and professional responsibility and cross border considerations will also be featured in the program's comprehensive agenda.

Faculty will include Donald L. Korb, Sullivan & Cromwell LLP; Neil Barr, Davis Polk & Wardell, Hal J. Hicks, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP; Michael L. Schler, Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP; Diana L. Wollman, Sullivan & Cromwell LLP and Lisa M. Zarlenga, Steptoe and Johnson LLP.

For information about available CLE credits and registration fees, see CLE Events on The Metropolitan Corporate Counsel website at

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