On December 5-7, Chicago tax partner Louis Freeman chaired PLI's "Tax Strategies for Corporate Acquisitions, Dispositions, Spin-Offs, Joint Ventures, Financings, Reorganizations & Restructurings 2012" in Los Angeles. The program focused on tax issues and techniques in major corporate transactions. Speakers include Jody Brewster, Paul Oosterhuis, Diane Ryan and Joseph Yaffe.

Jody Brewster, Hal Hicks, Regina Olshan, David Rievman and Kirk Wallace spoke in Chicago on November 6-8; Jody Brewster, Armando Gomez, Regina Olshan, Matthew Rosen, Eric Sensenbrenner, Dean Shulman and Sally Thurston spoke on October 10-12 in New York.