The Practicing Law Institute will hold its Tax Planning for Domestic & Foreign Partnerships, LLCs, Joint Ventures & Other Strategic Alliances 2012 from May 21-23 at the PLI New York Center in New York City. The conference will trace the partnership tax rules from the birth of the partnership through its operating life, with emphasis on tax issues and planning strategies and opportunities. Exit strategies and tax planning possibilities in unwinding will also be discussed. Topics will include "Drafting Partnership Agreements for Substantial Economic Effect" and "Sale, Exchange or Other Disposition of Partnership Interests; Partnership Distributions; Partnership Termination," among others.
Kirkland partner Donald Rocap will present on the topic entitled "Formation of Partnerships Including Joint Ventures of Operating Businesses."