Symposium

Friday, February 9, 2018

The UC Davis Journal of International Law & Policy is pleased to present this year’s symposium: “Breaking Down Trump’s New Tax Law & The United States’ New International Role”.

Our symposium seeks to provide discourse, analysis, and dissemination of current events and principles within the field of international tax law by congregating the regions leading domestic and international tax law experts. We will explore the latest legal issues and ethics arising from Trump's Tax Cut and Jobs Act (H.R. 1), cryptocurrencies and offshore financial accounts.


Program Schedule

11:30am- 11:45am: Lunch, Registration & Networking

11:45am – 12:00pm: Welcome & Introduction 

12:00 – 1:00: Keynote 

1:10pm – 2:45pm: PANEL 1 –The H.R. 1: International & Domestic Tax Implications 

Panelists:

  • Michael Vinson, Visiting Professor of Law, UC Davis, King Hall School of Law 
  • Darien Shanske, Professor of Law, UC Davis, King Hall School of Law

3:00 – 4:35pm: PANEL 2 -- International Tax Abuses & Reform

Panelists:

  • Mark Muntean, Founding Partner, Mark Muntean, a Professional Corporation 
  • Heather M. Field, Eucalyptus Foundation Chair and Professor of Law, UC Hastings College of the Law 
  • Robert L. Sommers, Attorney at Law, RLS Tax

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