The Pepperdine Law Review and Tax Analysts are pleased to invite you to a symposium discussing Tax Advice for the Second Obama Administration. Coinciding with inauguration weekend, the symposium will feature four panel discussions with a variety of prominent and well-known scholars and practitioners who will discuss how the tax code may change during the next four years. The symposium will also feature a keynote address by Columbia Law School’s Michael Graetz and a luncheon address by David Cay Johnston, an investigative journalist and author and winner of the 2001 Pulitzer Prize.


This symposium has been approved for Minimum Continuing Legal Education (MCLE) credit by the State Bar of California for 6.5 credit hours. Pepperdine University School of Law certifies that this activity conforms to the standards for approved education activities prescribed by the rules and regulations of the State Bar of California governing minimum continuing legal education.


Symposium Speakers & Brochure / Mail RegistrationClick here to view all of the symposium speakers or to register by mail.


Online Registration: Click here to register online.
In the initial conference brochure, Pepperdine mistakenly included a registration fee schedule used for previous conferences. Pepperdine regrets the error and has since waived all fees for attending the symposium.



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Pepperdine Law Review

A scholarly law journal published by second- and third-year law students at the Pepperdine University School of Law, the Pepperdine Law Review was founded in 1972. In its 40 years of existence, the Pepperdine Law Review has been a resource for practitioners, law professors, and judges alike and has been cited several times by the Supreme Court. Written contributions to the symposium will be published in Issue 5 of Volume 40.


Tax Analysts

Founded in 1970 as a nonprofit organization, Tax Analysts is a leading provider of tax news and analysis for the global community. More than 150,000 tax professionals in law and accounting firms, corporations, and government agencies rely on Tax Analysts’ in-depth federal, state, and international content each day. Tax Analysts has the industry’s largest tax-dedicated correspondent staff, with more than 250 domestic and international correspondents.